https://youtu.be/ru0K8uYEZWw Morning song choice, trying to get a little more with the program when it comes to music, stuck back before the 90's here.....It was this or the gummy bear song. Lol. Well this morning started on the run, slept through the alarms. Thankfully it is not as cold as yesterday morning as there is no … Continue reading Homestead Diary #10
https://youtu.be/5LxC3M-Yngs So this is how I decided to start my Friday, with my morning coffee. The house is quiet and it's just me after the guys go to work logging. Definitely needed a pick me up! Before I start working for the day, looks to be another long working weekend. Well the homestead has … Continue reading Homestead Diary #9 Put the Lime In The Coconut!
Hi everyone and happy Halloween!!! Tonight we have our Newbie Soap Contest winner and that winner isssssssss.................... Annalee!!!!!! Congratulations! I will be sending you your $25 gift card, so if you did not send me your address please do so now. Hi everyone! So here it is CONTEST OCTOBER 2017. Being fairly new to … Continue reading Contest October 2017! Calling all Newbie Soap Makers. Updated we have a WINNER!!
I have to say that I am tickled pink! I just received my first fragrance oils for my soaps and am doing the happy dance. I even stepped out of my comfort zone and made my first ever YouTube video. Actually it ended up being 2 but whatever no worries. The fact that I managed … Continue reading Soaper Excited!!! Fragrance Oils And YouTube For The First Time
The other day I wrote an article on soap making. When I realized through my research that we could still buy lye locally I did a hip hip hooray, and hauled but to the store to buy some. Lowes does indeed sell lye $15.99 for 32 Oz. Having been so long since I crafted, I picked up … Continue reading The Love Of Soap Making
Soap making is a rewarding and economical way to add something special to your life. The very first time that I made soap, it was to remill soap already made. While it was interesting it wasn't really making soap in my eyes. So I braved the bullet and shelled out the coin to buy the … Continue reading How Make Homemade Soap
Decoupage is an age old craft that is timeless. It is for children and adults alike which makes it a great family craft. It can also be an art and sold as such, or used for your home, perhaps even gifts. Currently I am working on a wall in my kitchen that will be completely decoupage. Who knows … Continue reading The Art Of Decoupage