Check out these unique & wonderful holiday gift ideas

November 4, 2022
'Tis the season for gift giving and if you're seeking unique gift ideas, I've got some that are sure to please. Lily Lark parasols and fans I've had a Lily-Lark...

The best candles to gift this holiday season. Or keep.

November 6, 2021
Getting in the holiday mood? I am! My beautiful 8 oz. scented soy candles are now available for order in my Etsy Shop. Christmas theme, Chanukah theme and...

How to give the best Valentine gift

January 16, 2020
We've just finished the winter holidays and poof! The day of love is approaching. We've never needed love more than we do now, don't you think? So, why not make...

How to save time this summer with our definitive summer gif...

July 8, 2019
You've probably got a summer gift list, right?  Birthday gifts, hostess gifts, just-because gifts--even condolence and get well gifts. Time to find just the right...

Definitive holiday gift guide: something for everyone

December 1, 2016
Books. One of my friends has a holiday tradition--she gives holiday books each Christmas. I was lucky enough to get one. But I also have one you can give for holiday...

Easy gift idea: DIY lip scrub

November 21, 2014
I don't know about you, but I think it can be fun to make gifts.  When I found a recipe for an easy DIY lip scrub, I thought I'd share--wouldn't it be a great...

Fun, easy kitchen gift idea

November 15, 2014
When I saw this super-fun idea on, I simply had to share. So simple, so quick and so cute, plus easy on the budget. This particular do-it-yourself...

Simple charms: geraniums in tomato cans + pasta

August 4, 2013
Sometimes, the simplest decor tells the whole story. The brightly labeled contents of these tomato cans were used to make tomato sauce and the re-purposed to serve as...

Nine easy, unique home-made gifts

May 28, 2012
It's hard to come up with unique and creative gift ideas, especially for those who have just everything they need. Don't you think gifts we make ourselves are the most...

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