Homemade lip balm is easy to make and personalize. This recipe uses beeswax and honey for added benefit.
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Pine cone fire starters can offer a safe and reliable option when it comes to getting a good fire started in your fireplace, outdoor oven, or wood stove. Pine cones themselves burn well when dry, and can serve as helpful kindling. By adding a wick […]
Homemade holiday gifts can be a huge hit, especially if you personalize them for your friends and family. You can increase the wow factor of a homemade gift by adding beautiful homemade labels. Before choosing an option for creating labels, decide what you want […]
Homemade vanilla extract is an easy, fun thing you can make yourself! It makes a great gift and tastes much better than store-bought vanilla (isn’t that how it always is?). While homemade vanilla extract is easy to make, it does require quite a bit of […]
This is a guest post from Ashley Adamant at Practical Self Reliance. Just about everyone is familiar with traditional grape wine, but many people have never heard of the many varieties of country wine that have been made in homestead kitchens for generations. Country […]