Eye Pillows
How to Make a Lavender Eye Pillow
By Erin Huffstetler | 09/20/2019 | 2 Comments
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Have some flannel in your fabric stash? Use it to make lavender eye pillows. When placed over the eyes or forehead, they can be used to relieve headaches, soothe tired, puffy eyes, reduce stress and help you fall asleep faster.

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How to Sew a Soup Bowl Cozy
How to Sew a Soup Bowl Cozy
By Erin Huffstetler | 07/01/2019 | 3 Comments
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Protect your hands, and your table, from hot bowls with a set of these soup bowl cozies. If you make them out of 100% cotton fabric, batting and thread, they can even go in the microwave. This project doesn’t require much fabric, which makes it a great stash buster and gift idea.

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How to Sew a Casserole Pot Holder
How to Sew a Casserole Dish Hot Pad
By Erin Huffstetler | 06/21/2019 | No Comments
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Protect your table and counters from hot casserole dishes with these large hot pads. They’re sized to fit under a 9″ x 13″ baking dish with room to spare.

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How to Make Cookie Butter
How to Make Cookie Butter
By Erin Huffstetler | 12/16/2018 | 6 Comments
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Whip up a batch of cookie butter in less than 15 minutes. This homemade version is every bit as creamy as the commercial stuff, and it’s shelf-stable, too. If you don’t have time to bake, use store-bought cookies to make it. Either way it makes a fantastic gift or treat.

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Homemade Microwaveable Heating Pad
How to Make a Microwaveable Heating Pad
By Erin Huffstetler | 12/09/2018 | No Comments
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These microwaveable heating pads are a quick and easy project, and they make a great gift. Use some of the fabric from your stash to make several for friends and family. If you add dried lavender to the filling, they’ll even smell nice when you heat them up.

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Recipe Card Template
Recipe Card Templates
By Erin Huffstetler | 06/27/2018 | 28 Comments
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Have a drawer full of recipes that are just begging to be organized? Use one of my recipe card templates to get the job done. These templates are fully editable, so you can type your recipes in before you hit print, or print blank recipe cards, and fill them out by hand. Whichever you prefer.

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How to Make a Hair Bow Wreath
Make a Hair Bow Wreath
By Erin Huffstetler | 12/08/2017 | No Comments
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Looking for a unique gift idea for a little girl? This hair bow wreath makes a great baby shower gift, birthday present or Christmas gift, and it takes less than five minutes to put together. Include 24 bows, and you could even use it as an advent calendar. Here’s how to make one.

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Tub Tea Recipes
Tub Tea Recipes
By Erin Huffstetler | 12/03/2017 | 2 Comments
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Use dried flowers and Epsom salt to whip up a quick batch of tub tea to enjoy yourself, or give as a gift. You can even use dried flowers from your garden.

I have two tub tea blends to share with you. They both smell amazing and will do wonderful things for your skin.

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How to Make Hand Warmers
How to Make Hand Warmers
By Erin Huffstetler | 11/13/2017 | 4 Comments
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Use some of your fabric scraps to make these hand warmers. They’re a quick and easy project, and make a great gift.

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Homemade Shower Steamers
How to Make Shower Steamers
By Erin Huffstetler | 11/11/2017 | 71 Comments
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Looking for more ways to enjoy the benefits of essential oils? Make a batch of shower steamers, and turn your shower into an aromatherapy spa. I started making these for my family a couple years ago, and we all swear by them.

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Whipped Body Butter
Whipped Body Butter Recipe
By Erin Huffstetler | 09/27/2017 | 1 Comment
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Whipped body butter is wonderful for your skin, and surprisingly easy to make. Make a jar for yourself. Then, make more to give as gifts. Here’s my recipe.

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How to Make Honey Soap
By Erin Huffstetler | 08/02/2017 | 8 Comments
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This soap looks like honey comb, smells like honey, and takes less than five minutes to make. Here’s my super-simple recipe.

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Printable Orange Extract Labels
How to Make Orange Extract
By Erin Huffstetler | 06/28/2017 | 5 Comments
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The next time you eat an orange, save the peel; and use it to make orange extract. Here’s how.

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How to Make Lemon Extract
How to Make Lemon Extract
By Erin Huffstetler | 06/27/2017 | 12 Comments
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Lemon extract is a delicious addition to pound cakes and many other baked goods, but it can be a bit on the pricey side. Learn how to make your own, and you’ll never have to settle for the imitation stuff. Here’s what you do.

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How to Make Peppermint Extract
How to Make Peppermint Extract
By Erin Huffstetler | 06/21/2017 | 20 Comments
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Have peppermint growing in your garden? Go pick some, and use it to make your own peppermint extract. It makes a great gift during the holidays. Here’s what you do:

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