Homemade Candied Citrus Peel

Monday, November 23, 2015 by

A pretty package of homemade candied citrus peel makes a stress-free and thoughtful gift from your kitchen.  The recipe is forgiving and the end result looks festive.  What could be better for Christmas gift-giving?

Homemade Candied Citrus Peel Gift

* homemade candied citrus peel gift *


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Ornamental Corn Arrangement in a Cylinder Vase

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by

Ornamental corn in one of the prettiest elements of fall decor.  Simply arranged in a cylinder vase tied with rustic twine keeps the corn contained but still highlights the beautiful colours and shapes of the cobs and husks.

Ornamental Corn Arrangement in a Cylinder Vase

* fall prettiness on my desk *


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Homemade Orange Cream Milk Bath

Monday, November 9, 2015 by

Homemade orange cream milk bath adds luxurious benefits to your bath, with sweet smelling orange essential oil, skin-soothing milk, cornstarch and baking soda.  Packaged in a pretty jar with a handmade label and bakery twine, it also makes a lovely handmade gift.

Homemade Orange Cream Milk Bath in a Jar

* homemade orange cream milk bath *

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Rustic and Cozy Winter Plaid Wreath Trio

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 by

This has been one of the most beautiful fall seasons around here in recent memory.  The colours continue to hang on to the trees or make beautiful carpets on the lawns and walkways.  The temperatures are getting colder and colder though, and with Halloween now celebrated and behind us, I think it’s okay to start transitioning our mindsets toward winter. 

Three Plaid Flannel Wreaths for Winter

* rustic & cozy winter plaid wreath trio *

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