Bath Fizzies

Bath Fizzies

Make your own bath fizzies. It is fun! (affiliate links ahead) This is the recipe that I use that works great. They dry hard with no cracks. This does require citric acid, which not everyone has on hand. I already did have it on hand when I started making this...
Spring Home Fragrance

Spring Home Fragrance

Fill your home with a spring fragrance. You can accomplish this with candles, essential oil diffusers, or stovetop/slow cooker simmering potpourri. To make spring fragrance seem different from a fall fragrance, we steer away from spices like cinnamon and clove, but...
Make your own shower steamer tablets

Make your own shower steamer tablets

In some parts of the country, February brings the earliest signs of spring. Purple crocuses and little buds on the trees. And that often means that those who suffer from spring allergies or hay fever also start sneezing. Thus this is a good time to make eucalyptus...
Find your Christmas perfume

Find your Christmas perfume

Seek out a perfume or fragrance oil that reminds you of the holiday season. You already know that scent is such a huge trigger of memories and feelings. Have such a scent available to you all year. I have two: Blood Orange by Pacifica, and Sofia body spray by Sofia...
Super easy no-sew drawer sachets

Super easy no-sew drawer sachets

I was reading a vintage magazine from 1939 and there was an article suggesting that in order to ‘save’ the Christmas tree forever, that one could collect all the pine needles and use the needles as stuffing for a throw pillow. It sounded both cute and...
Homemade sugar scrubs

Homemade sugar scrubs

Make your own sugar scrubs for bathing. This is so easy to make that I now keep a jar of sugar scrub in my shower all year ’round. In the winter, this helps with my dry, itchy skin. In the summer, it helps with exfoliation of exposed skin. These jars can also be...