Simple Homemade Therapeutic Bath Salts

Therapeutic Bath Salts with Oils

Anything that can be eaten should be safe for use on skin. Simple all natural homemade therapeutic bath salts are nourishing for the skin. After taking a bath, your skin will feel so soft and smooth. Baths don’t have to be just for relaxation, but can aid in many more ways when used with salts and essential oils. Below I have provided the uses for each essential oil to help guide you in making the best bath salts. Homemade Therapeutic Bath Salts Ingredients for homemade therapeutic bath salts 1 Cup Epsom salt 1 Cup sea salt 4 Tin containers 5 -6 drops of essential oils Directions […]

All Natural Dyed Easter Eggs for Beautiful Colored Eggs

All Natural Dyed Easter Eggs

Easter is such a colorful time of year. Usually it is spring and flowers are blooming everywhere. Outside seems to just come alive after the dead of winter. Easter Eggs always seems to resemble the beautiful colors of the flowers in bloom. We love to dye Easter Eggs. What kid doesn’t look forward to this once a year occasion? This year I wanted to try all natural dyed Easter eggs. All Natural Dyed Easter Eggs Ingredients for all natural dyed Easter eggs Hard boiled eggs Vinegar (items used for dyes) Coffee Beet Turmeric Spinach (one bunch) Directions how to make natural dyed Easter eggs 1. […]

Easy Tissue Paper Easter Eggs

Easy Tissue Paper Easter Eggs

Bright and colorful Easter eggs are so much fun to make. A basket filled with brightly colored eggs is so pretty. Tissue paper Easter eggs are so easy to make and can be decorated so colorfully to fill any Easter basket.   I am sure the items used to make this craft are already in your crafting or gift wrapping area. Part of the joy of hunting eggs is also see the beautiful designs. I think making tissue paper Easter eggs is easier than dyeing the eggs. Tissue Paper Easter Eggs   Materials to make Tissue Paper Easter Eggs 1 Tablespoon water 1 Tablespoon flour Paintbrush […]

Homemade Valentines: Melted Crayon Fishy Valentines

Fishy Valentines Day Cards

My son has started Kindergarten this year. He finally likes to color and draw on everything. He has a spiral notebook he can draw in and we take it everywhere. After three kids we have so many broken crayons everywhere. I am sure you could easily find some broken crayons for this project if you have any kids in your home. Easy Homemade Valentines : Fishy Valentines   Supplies needed for melted crayon Valentines: Broken crayons Pencils Baker’s Twine Card Stock Printer Craft Knife Hot Glue Directions how to make fishy valentines: 1. First sort out the crayons in to similar colors, blues, greens and reds. […]

Easy Handmade Valentines: Let It Glow

Easy Handmade Valentines

Valentine’s day is so fun to give little tokens and gifts of love to friends and family. My son love’s to help me make easy handmade Valentines Day cards every year. I was thinking of a few ideas. Then I thought everybody loves the movie Frozen. If you have not seen or heard of it by now, you must be living under a rock. So I wanted to design easy handmade Valentines with a small tribute to the movie for both boys and girls. So I came up with “Let it Glow” and decorated with blue snowflakes. I can’t wait to show you my DisneySide soon with […]

Easy Handmade Valentine Cards: Valentine Arrows

Easy Arrow Valentines day cards

I think handmade Valentines are so cute and very inexpensive to make and add a little personal touch. Handmade Valentines don’t have to use all your toner when you print them out either. I have made a cute little arrow valentine cards you can put a pencil or glow stick in for a cherished Valentine. I know my kids always enjoy giving gifts they help make or assemble. Handmade Valentine Cards Supplies for handmade arrow Valentine: Pencils (Check the dollar store for Valentine’s pencils) Paper white card stock and Printer Arrow Valentine Printable Tape Scissors Craft Knife Directions how to make handmade Valentine cards:  Arrows 1. […]

Easy Christmas Votive Craft for Your Table

Easy Christmas Votive Craft

This holiday I am enjoying making a few crafts to help spruce up our home a little more. Candle light is such a nice soft touch of light, especially for a party. So I made these easy Christmas votive craft. I have had this idea in my head for about six months now. I have just been dying to make these and I am thrilled how they turned out. They are so easy and fun to make for only pennies. Easy Christmas Votive   Materials for Christmas Votive Craft Glue (I started with E6000, but switched to hot glue) Zinc washers Sticky Bling gems (I […]

How to Make a Burlap Wreath With Wire

Burlap Ribbon Wreath

Creating a burlap wreath is not difficult and can take less than an hour to make. This easy craft is even for the non crafty person. Trust me if I can do this easy craft so can you. Jam Paper sent me burlap ribbon and red bakers twine to show you how to make a burlap wreath with wire. You can find all the supplies for this project on Jam Paper & Envelope website. I have also included links to each of the items to purchase. Easy Burlap Ribbon Wreath How to Make a Burlap Wreath With Wire 1 roll burlap ribbon 2 rolls white […]

An Easy Ball Game for Kids to Play Indoors

Paddle for Scoot Ball

Thanks to Fruit Shoot for sponsoring this post and inspiring my kids imagination to invent this new ball game for kids. There are only a couple of weeks until schools starts here. We are trying to fight off summer boredom here at my house. We have made up a new ball game for kids using a few simple items you probably already have around the house. How to Play Scoot Ball (a ball game for kids ) We put together a little ball game for kids and named it scoot ball. First I helped them build an easy paddle using Fruit Shoot bottles for the […]