DIY Foaming Hand Soap

In my quest for trying to use better for us products around the house, along with my love for making my own beauty products, I decided to give hand soap a try! I actually wanted to come up with a recipe for regular liquid soap, rather than foaming soap (because I had regular soap dispensers…

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  • BonnieFriday, November 2, 2018 - 1:55 pm

    I make my own foaming soap using castile soap, but I’ve been finding that within a few months, my pumps get gummed up.  Do you have any tips for preventing that, or fixing it?ReplyCancel

    • MandaSunday, November 4, 2018 - 9:41 pm

      Do you use any kind of liquid oil (like fractionated coconut oil, almond oil, etc.) with the castile soap? I’ve heard that using oil can help with that problem!ReplyCancel

Baked Goat Cheese Dip

A while back, I spotted baked goat cheese on a menu and it’s been stuck in my head, begging to be made, ever since. Now that we’re in full swing chilly, dreary (ugh, this rain though!) fall days here, bring on the all the warm, cheesy goodness!I’m a big fan of goat cheese, love the…

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  • veerleMonday, November 5, 2018 - 2:56 pm

    already on the look out for the holidays 🙂 it was lovely!  my little boy prefers the goat cheese pure but the adults were all quite happy with this mixture.  thanks!ReplyCancel

  • KatieSunday, November 11, 2018 - 8:34 pm

    This looks amazing! Can’t wait to give it a try when we host Christmas. ReplyCancel

DIY Floral Pumpkin

Do any of you remember our fresh floral pumpkin from three years ago?! It’s been a reader favorite each fall since then so I figured it was about time that I gave it a refresh. I decided to try out faux flowers this time so that you can use the same one for decoration every…

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  • JanetThursday, October 25, 2018 - 2:33 pm

    How lovely!ReplyCancel

  • AmyThursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:01 pm

    I love both the real and the faux flowered pumpkins!ReplyCancel

  • AnonymousFriday, November 2, 2018 - 2:44 am

    Love this idea! I think I want to try the heart-shaped with this 🙂 Thank you for sharing!ReplyCancel

DIY Yarn & Knitting Needles Costume

We’ve got one last costume for you this year! And this one is the perfect last minute idea for all of our crafty friends out there – you can turn one of your favorite hobbies into a cozy costume! I found some really chunky yarn on clearance at Michaels and decided I had to make…

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  • AndreaTuesday, October 16, 2018 - 1:49 pm

    This is soo cute! I always love your costume ideas! The yard buns are soo adorable!ReplyCancel

DIY The Birds & The Bees Costume

Today’s costume has me all 😂 after trying to look up origins of the phrase “the birds & the bees”. But we’re going to show you how you can turn this classic phrase into a perfect, delicate costume for you and your bestie! It would also be easy to turn into a fun couples costume!What…

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