Tag: holidays

  Make Your Own Peppermint Bath Salts With Halloween having come and gone, many retailers are jumping into the Christmas season with advertising for presents, home decorating and meal planning. The holiday push seems to start earlier and earlier every year. It could be easy to forget that Thanksgiving is in a few weeks. The […]

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  PIE! Oh, pie. We love you so. If you smell the sweet aroma of a homemade pie baking away in the oven, is there any denying that fall is upon us? In the midst of cooler temperatures and crisp air, we find comfort in warm baked goods filled with the seasons best ingredients. Or […]

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This pretty pink scrub is PERFECT for the upcoming holiday: Valentine’s Day! Scented with Shirley Temple fragrance oil and tinted pink, this sweet fruity scrub will massage away the rough winter skin leaving you with soft, supple, nourished skin just in time for snuggling your sweetie.                   […]

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Nothing could be easier to make (or more enjoyable to receive!) than a simple scrub. During this time of year- when we all have a looooong list of people to give gifts to- this salt scrub is a perfect solution! 3 ingredients are all you need. That’s it! And it’s a perfect recipe to do […]

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Holiday Potpourri Recipe The holiday season brings about that time of year where everything is decorated to the nines and everything smells AMAZING! This includes our homes! Potpourri can address both of our holiday to-dos. Beautiful botanicals that can be customized to fit any décor color palette or style, and fragrances that can fill a […]

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I love the smell of cinnamon during the holidays. It just makes everything feel like Christmas to me! Cinnamon ornaments are a simple way to bring in the holiday fragrance while decorating. I remember making these as a kid, but this recipe is kicked up a few notches with the addition of essential/fragrance oil. It […]

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Epsom salt has a variety of benefits and uses, but did you know that it could be used for decorating as well?! Since the crystals are coarse and larger in size than regular salts, Epsom salts are PERFECT for creating snowy effects on everyday items for a fun, holiday look! With a little craft adhesive […]

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  The holiday season is in full swing! This time of year is full of wonderful things. Family, friends, food, shopping, decorating and get togethers! Just to name a few… With the house decked out for the festive season and friends and family traveling from near and far to visit, my home has to be […]

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These beautiful, sparkly little soaps are SO easy! And just perfect for the season! Bulk Apothecary has so many fun soap molds to choose from (you may have a hard time deciding) and this one didn’t disappoint. The detail came out perfectly and the sparkle color block made making an impressive holiday soap a piece […]

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Easter Soap Recipe Hey Bulkers! It’s Easter time! The stores are filled with chocolate and the kids are scheduled for spring break. Hopefully the weather here will catch on and warm up (it’s currently 40 degrees and raining outside my window!). Bulk Apothecary has SO many cute molds that are just perfect for the holiday. […]

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Hey loves! Let?s get you polished up for the holidays! I?m sure you have a party or two on your calendar this season- one that may require you to slip on that party dress and show a little skin? Or maybe a mid-winter vacation planned (wishful thinking on my part. Haha!). Oh- and we?ve all […]

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With the holiday season in full swing, it can sometimes be difficult to find a few minutes of free time throughout your day to do something just for you. Well, maybe you’re not doing it just for you (especially this time of year, with all of the giving and gifting we?re doing) but crafting can […]

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This is always a dilemma for me this time of year. I love Christmas trees. LOVE them. Currently I have about 7 in my home (before you judge- some of them are just little tabletop ones. Okay, just two of them are…). My dilemma is- while I love the ease of setting up a pre-lit […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Coffee Dippers It’s no secret- chocolate and peppermint go together. Like peanut butter and jelly. Like mac and cheese. Like Oreos and milk?. And it’s also no secret that it’s one of my favorite combinations. I like it in candy (did you see the Peppermint Bark recipe? Mmmm?), I like it in hot […]

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In an effort to make my home holiday ready, I’ve been scurrying around adding little seasonal touches everywhere I can. I’ve been busy trimming the trees (yep, that’s plural!), adding white lights to every piece of greenery we own, burning wintry scented candles, and cranking up the Christmas music. Yesterday I found an area that […]

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