Category Archives: other

First Craft Fair Ever

So I just wanted to share with you all the fact that I just did my first craft fair, and wanted to share a few pictures of the items that I sold there! First off I made some cold process soap to sell. I’ve debated making a tutorial on making cold process soap, although it’s …

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Cotton and Wax Fire Starters

Here’s a tutorial for those of you who love camping. Credit for the original tutorial for this craft goes to JERRM’s Outside The tutorial is really simple for this and all it requires is candles and cotton pads. To make this get your cotton pads ready, and decided how you want to melt your wax. I simply …

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DIY Photo Coasters

For Father’s Day, I decided to make for my dad these photo coasters. The supplies you need to make these are: -tiles (can be found at Rona or Home Depot, 4×4 is a good size to go with) -photographs (6×4, can be colored or grey scale like mine) -scissors -glue stick -tacky glue -felt (self-adhesive …

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DIY tea bags with both Chai and Relaxant Tea Recipes!

So I wanted to share with you an idea from http://52weeksproject.com to make your own teabags, and with this craft I have devised a couple of different tea recipes, one of which is for chai tea, and the other a relaxant tea using mint leaves, lemon balm leaves, and dried lavender. To begin with making …

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Seed Bomb Tutorial

Seed bombs are balls made from paper or soil that contain seeds within them, and can be dropped in to soil. The balls I’m going to teach you to make involve just some seeds and newspaper.  The great thing about seed bombs is that you don’t really need to bury them, all you need to …

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Felt Flower DIY

So here’s a simple tutorial for a flower made out of a piece of felt. This can make a great decoration for on a hat, or even as a fake flower decoration in your home. All you need to make this is: -a sheet of felt -scissors -glue the steps for making the flower are …

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Pi Pie

Okay I know this blog is more for crafts than cooking, but I couldn’t resist showing you guys a picture of the pie I made for Pi day! happy pi day everyone! Oh and fun fact, it’s also Albert Einsteins birthday today!

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Paper Reed Mirror

So for my friends birthday as a broke college student and all I crafted for her this mirror in a few hours. It’s fairly simply to do, and made up of rolled up paper from magazines. As for the mirror it cost me $2.99 from Ikea! Picked up a couple extra mirrors as their are …

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Melted Crayons on Canvas Art

So I’ve seen this idea thrown around the web a few times before. This is simply a canvas with melted crayons on it. The process is quite cheap, quick, easy, and creates such a cool look. The basics of creating this though requires: a canvas, crayons, a hot glue gun, and a blow dryer. Simply take …

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“No Poo” challenge, DIY natural shampoo/conditioner

So what on earth is the above picture of? My Shampoo I’m using! It’s simply 1 cucumber and 1 lemon blended up…yes it really does work as a shampoo/conditioner. And to be honest….I’ve been using it for about a month now and my hair is probably the best it’s been in a while. I got …

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