No More New Clothes! We’ll see how long I can stick to this.

Lately I have been on a mission to get things cleaned out and organized. I have far too much stuff and I want to do more with less in my house. Sometimes I feel a bit bogged down by all of the things I have accumulated over the years. I have decided to take on a … Continue reading No More New Clothes! We’ll see how long I can stick to this.

Making Sage and Lavender Incense Sticks

Making Sage and Lavender Incense  Homemade incense sticks are a lovely way to experience the fragrance of herbs. I find sage and lavender to be quite a relaxing combination and use them in my home often. When choosing herbs for your own incense sticks I suggest using organic to avoid the chemicals that could have … Continue reading Making Sage and Lavender Incense Sticks

Upcycling: Make a pet bed from an old sweater

This sweater bed is quite simple to make. Minimal sewing skills are needed for this project. Supplies you will need: Scissors Yarn Needle with an eye big enough to sew with yarn Straight pins A sweater Stuffing: Material to stuff the sweater with can be anything soft. I used mismatched socks, worn out t-shirts and … Continue reading Upcycling: Make a pet bed from an old sweater