DIY Vanilla Coffee Soap

Need a super simple gift to make? This homemade soap turns out to have a nice coffee scent.

Today’s easy gift idea is super easy. I have, in the past, made my own soap. I would mix the lye and the oils to get beautiful handmade soap. I could share one of those recipes with you, but to make that soap it takes a lot more time and equipment, than the one I’m […]

Make Your Own Lunchables

What kid wouldn't want a lunch that looks as good as this one?

Lunchables, what a great invention. Little packs of meat, cheese and crackers all sealed up in a nice little package. There is just something about those little compartments that kids love to eat out of. I know a snack type lunch is one of my kid’s favorite lunches. Now if you can get the Lunchables […]

Make Your Own Uncrustables

How to Make Your Own Uncrustables

  If your kids are like mine, they like to have something different every now and then, for lunch. My son really gets sucked in by commercials. I need to learn how to harness the power a commercial has over him, to help him memorize his math facts. It’s amazing to me that he can […]

Make it from Scratch Challenge..Homemade Potato Chips

Crispy Potato Chips

Homemade potato chips is something I’ve been wanting to give a try but just hadn’t taken the time to actually do it. So I decided today was the day. I had seen quite a few recipes for microwave potato chips, so I took the common elements of each recipes and made up my own technique. […]

Make it from Scratch Challenge…Homemade Egg Noodles

Homemade Egg Noodles

My great grandma used to make the most yummy egg noodles for me when I was young. She would make a huge pot and have it simmering on the stove when we came to visit. They were so good, egg noodles are definitely a comfort food for me. Partly because of the memories and partly […]