Learn how to take a plastic battery operated window candle and make it look like an old candle. Using wax, you can create an affordable primitive country window candle that is battery operated.
Homemade DIY Projects
Use gathered and foraged fresh greenery to create this simple DIY Christmas swag.
These easy to make scented Christmas salt dough ornaments are the perfect touch to a homemade Christmas feeling. Gather the children because this recipe is easy enough for them to participate in and you probably already have all the ingredients in your kitchen.
An easy beginner sewing project for budget friendly homemade napkins & placemats.
It’s the Sunday after Thanksgiving and I am sitting here with the sun streaming in and the windows open. This is rather unusual for the last days of November but I won’t complain much. Children are scattered on the couches, curled up with a good book and Christmas music is playing in the background. I have three real trees up in the house and I have one partially decorated. The other two are waiting their turn but in the meantime I am enjoying them just the way they are. I am working towards creating a more slow and meaningful holiday season with my family and so I am doing several different homemade holiday ornaments. I recently shared how to dry oranges and how to use those dried oranges for a holiday garland. Yesterday I took the time to dry cranberries, which took much longer than I thought, but I really like them.
Learn how to make these easy air dry clay ornaments to create one of a kind beautiful keepsakes for your Christmas season.
Learn how to make a dried orange garland with dried orange slices, rosemary and cinnamon sticks. These garlands are the perfect, simple touch for holiday decorating. Dried Orange Garland Supplies Dried Rosemary or any other kind of greenery – think about what you can find outside if you don’t have herbs available. Pine or cedar […]
I like a simpler way of life and this world that I live in feels a little too fast paced for me. Several years ago the way I viewed the holidays changed and I have strived to create a much more cozy feeling for the season. One that is wrapped in traditions and celebration. So I challenged the children and myself this year to a homemade holiday.
Learn how easy it is to dry and preserve sunflowers to use in fall decorating for your home.