Salt Dough Hand & Footprint Keepsakes

This is a simple, cute, fun and inexpensive craft that makes a lovely keepsake!

For the dough you will need a cup of flour, a cup of salt and 3/4 cup warm water.

Other items to keep handy: a large bowl, rolling pin, baking sheet and […]

By |June 7th, 2013|Family|0 Comments

DIY Elderberry Syrup

This immune boosting botanical is packed with antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. Elderberry syrup has a long history of use in traditional European medicine and is so highly regarded that it has been called the “medicine chest of country people.”  Elderberry preparations are traditionally taken early enough to […]

By |January 24th, 2013|Living|0 Comments

Soft Star Shoes Review & Special Offer

We let our babe go barefoot whenever possible. When he does wear shoes, we put him in minimalist shoes like Soft Star which are specifically designed for natural foot movement and healthy foot development. The wider design allows plenty of room for toes to wiggle around and […]

By |August 9th, 2012|Baby|2 Comments

DIY Pinecone Bird Feeders

Old-fashioned DIY pinecone bird feeders are a fun and easy craft that kids love and you probably have most of the materials on hand.


Pinecones (look for ones that are opened up)
Smooth nut butter (Omit if anyone has a nut sensitivity or allergy)
Ghee or butter
Birdseed […]

By |July 29th, 2012|Uncategorized|3 Comments

DIY Terrariums

Terrariums are wonderful, magical environments. They are fun to make and are a great opportunity for children to learn how ecosystems work. Terrariums are essentially miniature ecosystems that can sustain themselves for long periods of time, very similar to that in the real world. The glass lid creates […]

By |March 18th, 2012|Living|0 Comments