Category Archives: DIY

Oh.. how summer has slipped away on me.. these little soaps were to be made, well, midsummer.. better late then never? ♥ The cowslips tall her pensioners be: In their gold coats spots you see; Those be rubies, fairy favours, In those freckles live their savours: I must go seek some dewdrops here And hang […]

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Summers are the days of sweet weddings, a time of love’s blessings. That blush of first kiss.. that becomes a vow joining two lives in marriage. ♥ Softest of tender kisses, are life’s salve.. a love potion for our heart. ♥ Each lovely DIY lip balm will soothe and soften.. a remedy for the sun’s […]

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And just like that, the morning after a week confined to a rain-smothered earth.. we’re roused by the weak but determined rays of sun breaking through the cloudy morning skies. Fragrant wet grass breathes as we celebrate.. the last of the rain moving off into the distance by the cool wind’s gentle nudging of clouds. […]

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One of my favorite cutting flowers from the garden has to be the Sweet Pea I’m not sure if it’s the ruffled, butterfly wing petals.. the softest of pastel colors, the twirling wispy tendrils or just its name.. Sweet Peas ♥ For me it brings back some of my earliest memories on Claret Street, standing […]

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Sometimes.. it is suddenly the day before Mother’s Day and you’ve forgotten to buy a gift. If you’re looking for a homemade gift that you can make in a hurry .. this one is perfect! My heart skipped a beat when I saw Cathy’s Wildflower Honey Recipe on her beautiful, peaceful blog Word and Herbs […]

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