DIY: Simmer Pot Air Freshener

An excellent way to make use of food scraps such as citrus fruit peels, used chai spices such as cinnamon sticks, cloves and star anise, or bruised apples is to make a simmer pot air freshener. You can also use fresh ingredients in simmer pot air fresheners. Not only will this get rid of lingering food smells in your kitchen, but the scent will likely … Continue reading DIY: Simmer Pot Air Freshener

DIY: Baking Soda Cleaning Hacks

Baking soda is a household staple that can be used for a multitude of things including baking. Everything from surface cleaner, carpet freshener, cat litter deodoriser, toothpaste through to sink unblocker, baking soda is a non-toxic and inexpensive way to clean up your home. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyles including sustainable and green living. She also offers content … Continue reading DIY: Baking Soda Cleaning Hacks

DIY Projects for Cat Owners

Felines are appreciative of the simple things in life – everything from cardboard boxes to hide in, soft clothing of yours to sleep on, to step ladders to climb. What’s more, you can make hideouts, pet beds and climbing frames for your cats from things you likely have around your home already that would otherwise be sent for recycling. Check out the video below for … Continue reading DIY Projects for Cat Owners

DIY Quick and Easy Mason Jar Candle Lamps — Home is Where the Boat Is — ravenhawks’ magazine

Calling all mason jar lovers, I have a quick and easy DIY and craft that comes together in less than 5 minutes! There are endless ways you can customize these lamps adding different fillers and botanicals to match your décor and selecting different jar styles. I feel a bit guilty calling this a craft…Read… DIY Quick […] DIY Quick and Easy Mason Jar Candle Lamps — Home … Continue reading DIY Quick and Easy Mason Jar Candle Lamps — Home is Where the Boat Is — ravenhawks’ magazine

DIY Mason Jar Lanterns — Make Something Mondays

These hanging mason jar lanterns might be my favorite candle craft so far. It’s such a simple design and is easy to put together. If you dig back through my decor projects, you’ll find quite a few relating to candles and/or mason jars. You could say I have a minor obsession. Obviously, if I can… DIY Mason Jar Lanterns — Make Something Mondays Continue reading DIY Mason Jar Lanterns — Make Something Mondays

DIY: Silver Jewellery Cleaning Solution

Every so often silver jewellery will need a clean to remove any tarnish. Before you think about heading to the shops to buy a specialist silver cleaning fluid, check out the below video which uses a simple solution of baking soda and boiling water to clean sterling silver. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living.  Continue reading DIY: Silver Jewellery Cleaning Solution

DIY Paper Halloween Crafts

Looking to add some Halloween decorations to your home with what you already have at home? Get creative with these origami pumpkin and ghost crafts. And if you don’t have any orange coloured pieces of paper, you can always use white paper and paint it once you’ve created the pumpkin. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and … Continue reading DIY Paper Halloween Crafts

DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays!

Make a DIY succulent planter from old beer cans. This is a great upcycling project or DIY gift for friends. Grab the supply list and get started. The post DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans appeared first on Make Something Mondays!. DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays! Continue reading DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays!