Do It Yourself Projects

DIY projects for the homemade life! Crafts and techniques, hand and power tools, repurpose and recycle, sewing and quilting, and woodworking.

Garden-Stained Hand Solutions

Hands dirty from hard work? You can clean them using ingredients straight from the garden that stained them.

Oh What a Beautiful Mornin'! Shower Gel Recipe

Create healthy, homemade skin care products with all-natural ingredients plucked straight from the landscape that will leave you glowing.

Scented Sugar Scrub Recipe

Whichever natural smell you find most invigorating can be used to scent your homemade facial scrub.

Galen’s Cold Cream Recipe

This cold cream recipe with a long history of use not only softens skin, but can be used as an end-of-day makeup remover.


Moisturizing Honey Avocado Mask Recipe

Smooth and soften your skin with this simple, two-ingredient recipe.

Marigold Hand Cream Recipe

A good cream can not only clean and protect rough hands, but also restore the balance of acidity upset by harsh soaps.

Dissolve Stress With an Invigorating Garden Bath Bomb

By Janice Cox

Toss a nourishing bath bomb in the tub and bask in soothing aromas from essential oils to rejuvenate the mind and body, as well as alleviate stress.

Starched Fabric Ghost

By Raphaele Vidaling

Make Halloween extra spooky this year with a flying ghost.

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