Vanilla extract, you delicious devil, you. You cost me an arm and a leg every time I run out, but I keep on coming back for more. Luckily, I read way too much stuff on the internet, which eventually lead me to finding out that YOU CAN MAKE YOUR OWN VANILLA EXTRACT. This is a definite game changer. … Continue reading How to Make Vanilla Extract
How to IKEA Hack your Plain Dresser Buy dresser. Buy hardware. Get real busy for weeks and not finish the project. Lose said hardware. Spend far too long looking for the hardware. Found it! Tell your husband what you want done. Make coffee and watch your husband put the hardware on your dresser. Admire your … Continue reading How to IKEA Hack your Plain KULLEN Dresser
I started off making salves by one day just diving right in and making a dandelion salve. Which means that I had to pick a bunch of dandelions, dry them out, soak them in oil, and THEN put the salve together. Not the best place to start if you want to dip your toes into … Continue reading How to Make Amazing Dandelion Salve & Eye Cream
I love candles. But, I hate how expensive they are, especially as they're so easy to make! Plus, when you're making your own candles, you can play around with scents and get exactly what you're looking for. Probably one of the most cost-effective ways of making candles is to simply make new candles from old … Continue reading How to Make Citronella Candles From Used Candles!
Lush is all kinds of things wonderful, but affordable it is not. I originally started soap making to save money on my face soap: Coalface. I loved how it made my skin feel, keeping any acne at bay and giving me that squeaky clean look. But, at around $25 a pop that only lasts 1-2 … Continue reading Better than Lush Charcoal Face Soap – Melt & Pour