Category Archives: Gifts

Celebrating Friendsgiving


Celebrating Friendsgiving Friendsgiving, Similar to Thanksgiving, involves a celebration with a nice sit-down dinner. The difference? It’s a friends-only event. Usually scheduled for a Wednesday before or after Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving is a less-formal celebration where fun is always on the menu. With this in mind, feel free to get extra creative with your hostess gift. […]

Last Minute Halloween Decorations

Halloween Decorations

Extra Spooky Halloween Decorations Here are some Extra Spooky Halloween Decorations for your holiday enjoyment. Create a space that will have your Halloween guests looking for an escape. Eyeballs, hairy-legged spiders and dripping, melty blood? “Oh my!” is right. Wicked Welcome Greet visitors in a ghoulish fashion. This group of dangling ghosts will send chills down guests’ […]

5 Mason Jar Gift Ideas

5 Mason Jar Gift Ideas

What makes mason jars esthetically pleasing is their versatility of uses. Not only are they reusable and environmentally friendly, but they can be used for hundreds of things. They are easy to customize for cheap, effortless gifts and they look great in any space. Though there are hundreds of ways to transform a basic mason […]

How to Make Soap at Home

Ways to Make Soap at Home

Soap, by definition, is an alkali mixed with fats, and when combined with lye, a process called saponification happens, creating soap. Saponification not only allows the liquid and oils to mix but also creates the chemical reaction that gives soap its cleansing properties. 

You can’t make soap without lye, but there are pre-made melt-and-pour soaps […]