• Gardening

    33 Must Have Items For Your Garden This Year

    If you haven’t already started planning your garden and outdoor living spaces, now is the time to start! Check out these 33 Must Haves For Your Garden.  Beautiful Spiritual garden decor to create magical garden and outdoor space. You will definitely want to spend more time outside grounding in nature and creating an amazing food forest and medicinal garden. Must Have Garden Tools For Gardeners This gardening stool/bench is so versatile and compact! I love how easily it goes from kneeling , with added handle bars for stability, to sitting. This makes it a lot easier on your body when you can adjust your position or sit if you need…

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    How To Start Living A More Sustainable Lifestyle

    If you are anything like me and are concerned about chemicals and your health , or are tired of empty shelves then maybe it is time to start thinking about how to live a more sustainable life. What if you could be shown by others who have been successful in homestead survival and who want to share their secrets to growing a healthy organic garden , saving money by preserving your own food and just being able to provide for your family  in an emergency? Has this year made you feel less secure about your food supply? I’ve always enjoyed gardening as a way to unplug and relax. But lately,…

  • DIY

    How To Make Natural Soap Without Lye

    If you are anything like me, then chemicals are not something your want in your bath & beauty products! You can easily make your own natural soap without lye and add in beneficial essential oils, dried herbs and nourishing butters and oils.   When I had my brick and mortar candle and gift store , I sold beautiful handcrafted soap from other artisans as well as my own handcrafted natural soaps. Soap making DIY style is easier than you may think. If you are a beginner to soap making and don’t to spend a ton of time messing around with  formulations ( believe me when I say you will …) ,…

  • DIY,  Recipes

    Easy Homemade White Bread Recipe – Very Versatile!

    I typically do not eat eat gluten, however, the rest of my family does not have the issues with gluten that I do, so we still keep regular bread in the house.  The past several weeks, sometimes bread has been hard to come by so we have really getting back to basics and started making our own bread again. This is likely our favorite bread maker recipe , which of course, can be made the traditional way as well. Easy Homemade White Bread Recipe INGREDIENTS 1 2/3 cups lukewarm water, divided 2 1/4 tsp instant yeast, or active dry yeast 1 tsp sugar 1 Tbsp honey, (or more sugar) 1 tsp salt 1 1/2 Tbsp unsalted butter, cubed at room temperature 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 Tbsp butter, melted…

  • DIY,  Gardening

    17 Edible Plants You Can Grow Indoors In The Winter

    With the rising cost of fresh produce and the present state of the economy, growing your own food is something many people are considering. However, not everyone has the land of space for lush gardens. Here are 20 edible plants that you can grow indoors for for the winter , or any other time of the year! The Best Plants To Grow Indoors Herbs: Aromatic herbs are one of the easiest edible plants to grow in your indoor garden. All you really need are a couple of window sills and your imagination! Herbs or so versatile, you can you them to stock you own herbal apothecary, a dried herb cabinet…

  • Health & Wellness,  Recipes

    How To Make Bullet Proof Coffee – Time Saving Morning Hack

    Mornings can be crazy and hectic and if you are anything like me, then you typically don’t have a lot of time to spare or are just eager to get your day started. Keep reading to find out how I save time in the morning with these time saving hack for bullet proof coffee. Keto Coffee That Tastes Just Like Starbucks! Sometimes you just do not have time to wait for an entire pot of coffee to brew or you just need a cup or two … I have always loved the convenience of kcups, but these little reusable kcup filters are not only a huge time saver, you are…

  • DIY

    13 Magical Amigurumi Printable Crochet Patterns

    If you are a fan of mythical, magical creatures then you are going to love these 13 Magical Amigurimi Printable Crochet Patterns! They make great homemade gift ideas for kids. GOBLIN CROCHET PATTERN I would love to have an entire family of these adorable little crocheted goblins! They remind of the kinds of creatures you would see in the movie Labyrinth or Lord Of The Rings. Make your own little Dobby The House Elf!  Loch Ness Monster Crochet Pattern PDF Instant Download – Nessie Crochet Baby Elf Printable Pattern Griffin Crochet Amigurumi Pattern DIGITAL PDF by Crafty Intentions This would make a great homemade gift idea for any child or…

  • Health & Wellness

    Restoring Gut Health With Natural Homeopathic Remedies

    Having poor gut health can cause a wide range of ailments. However, you can restore gut health with natural homeopathic remedies and by following a gut health diet. What are some things that may contribute to poor gut health? A diet high in processed sugars stress antibiotics food intolerance More and more people are suffering from leaky gut and just as many are looking for natural ways to heal their gut and improve their overall health. What are some of the symptoms of poor gut health? Fatigue Weight Gain / Loss Upset Stomach Heartburn IBS Skin Issues , such as Eczema Poor Sleep Inflammation Food Intolerance Autoimmune Disorders Brain Fog…

  • DIY

    DIY Gnomes – How To Make Your Own Christmas Gnomes

    These cute little diy Gnomes were so easy & fun to make! These will make great DIY Christmas Gifts. Keep reading to learn how to make your own Christmas gnomes. The nice thing about this project it is that it can be very budget friendly! I picked up everything I needed at the Dollar Store for the most part, and picked up some black faux fur at Walmart. You can also pick up faux fur from Michaels, Amazon, Etsy or several other crafting sites. I picked up most of the supplies at our local Dollar Store.  I went in with a general idea of how the gnomes should look and…

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    DIY Farmhouse Christmas Decor – Rustic Noel Sign

    Still need a few Christmas Gifts but short on Cash? Try this awesome DIY  Farmhouse Christmas Decor Rustic Noel Sign. You can put this together for literally a few dollars and similar signs sell on Etsy for $50 or more. I made this sign with Letters purchased from the dollar store , moss that I had already (purchased at the dollar store)  and one of the many pieces of barn board that I just happen to have laying around, The rest of the embellishments were from old decorations or little bits that I snipped off from other Christmas decorations. Over all I am pretty happy with the way it turned…