From Pinterest to Real Life: March 2013

making seashell tealight candles

Written by editor Nicole Bennett of Gidget Goes Home. Hello fellow pinners & crafters! It's that time again, where we showcase how we've taken our pins from just inspiration to actual creative reality. I've been in the kitchen a lot … [Continue reading]

Spring Cleansing with Juice: 3 Delicious Homemade Juice Recipes

3 Delicious Juice Recipes

Written by contributor Emily McClements of Live Renewed. Spring is here, even if only on the calendar; where we live in Northern Indiana we still have snow and freezing temperatures. But still, Spring is a great time to think about refreshing and … [Continue reading]

How to make beaded napkin rings

how to make a beaded napkin ring-9

Written by editor Nicole Bennett of Gidget Goes Home. My craft stash doesn't just include sewing supplies, much to my husband's dismay (though that would be plenty if it were all I collected). One of the things I've been holding onto for years … [Continue reading]

How to Color Eggs With Natural Dyes

How to dye eggs with natural colors

Editor"s note: Written by Katie Fox and originally published on March 22, 2010, I thought this would be a timely post to bring back as we approach Easter in just over a week.  Many cultures and traditions include the egg as a symbol in their … [Continue reading]

DIY tea bags and an afternoon pick-me-up tea recipe

afternoon pick-me-up tea

Written by contributor Stacy Karen of A Delightful Home. Brewing a cup of tea, sitting down to sip it calmly, and just breath in and out, is one of the great pleasures of life. Drinking tea not only centers us, it also provides a simple method … [Continue reading]