DIY bath powder {101 Days of Christmas}

I’m so glad that Christina, one of Plant Therapy’s staff aromatherapists and resident bloggers, agreed to share this recipe with us because it’s not one that I would have come up on my own! This bath powder is luxurious and smooth, perfect for the woman who needs just a little bit of pampering in the midst of […]

“Thanks a latte” gift card envelope {101 Days of Christmas}

I think Starbucks gift cards make the perfect gift for a coffee lover (assuming they’re a Starbucks fan!), but these gift card envelopes are perfect no matter which one is your favorite coffee shop. Just print and cut along the outside line of each template. Use a hobby knife to cut along the short line on […]

Scented playdough {101 Days of Christmas}

This scented playdough is a great stocking stuffer, and my girls have already asked me to make them some for their stockings…even though they’ve been playing with this batch already. Homemade playdough is also surprisingly easy to make, and the addition of kid-safe essential oils offers not just a fun experience for their senses but can […]

DIY body butter {101 Days of Christmas}

We’ve made shaving cream and aftershave for the guys, and today we’ve got a creamy and luxurious body butter that Christina from Plant Therapy whipped up! Body butter is a thick and creamy alternative to everyday lotion, and with a combination of lotions and oils, it doesn’t just feel good on your skin but actually […]

Beeswax candles + a Plant Therapy giveaway {101 Days of Christmas}

This giveaway is now closed! The winners are Melanie (melanie.l.amos@…) and Hannah (honingharmony@…)! While I’m not opposed to regular wax candles, I have quite a bit of beeswax in my cabinet and decided to look into making beeswax candles this year. Thankfully, I came across a tutorial at DIY Naturals with Betsy’s tips for beeswax […]

We “whisk” you a Merry Christmas tags {101 Days of Christmas}

When I discovered that I could make tiny marshmallows for my hot cocoa, I knew I had to make each of my Essentials kids (in the homeschool class I tutor each week) a jar as part of my end-of-the-year-slash-Christmas gift to them. And when I came across these tiny whisks, I knew they’d be the perfect addition. So […]

Printable candy bar wrappers {101 Days of Christmas}

The following post is from Jason & Jennifer Bruce of New Season Design: Here’s a gift idea that’s cute, easy, and fun! These printable Christmas candy bar wrappers are also inexpensive, so you could make a whole basket full to share with friends, family, teachers, neighbors, etc. or use them as Christmas party favors. As […]