This is one of my favorite DIY's this year. Easy to make, easy to give with the added bonus of using aluminum cans and plastic bottles to upcycle and recycle into the DIY Paint Stick Vase. This Paint Stick Vase was made using paint sticks aka paint stirrers, a 16 ounce plastic recyclable pop bottle and glue. Seriously! Three materials plus scrap jute I had in the craft stash and an homemade Paint Stick Vase was born. Materials 7-10 paint sticks per vase Craft Glue … [Read more...] about Party On! DIY Paint Stick Vase
It is the time of the year when those three little letters F L U cause big worries! The 2017-2018 flu season is already being classified as moderately severe and experts are comparing the widespread outbreaks to the evil 2014-15 flu season. Again the H3N2 (Influenze A) strain is the culprit; CDC has issued antiviral administration guidelines to help the patient and help minimize the spreading of the flu. The 2014-15 flu season was particularly troublesome as the data for the flu vaccine … [Read more...] about Does The Flu Vaccine Work? The Yes and No Of The Vaccine
A trip to the dollar store, grab your glue gun and let the fun begin! This Valentine's Day Popsicle Stick Vase craft is a fun dollar store craft for kids and adults. Who doesn't love the dollar store! Recycle your cans and bottles into homemade vases perfect for those Valentine's Day flowers! Materials Craft sticks or popsicle sticks, natural or variety pack of colors Recycle plastic bottles or cans Glue gun or craft glue Scrap twine, jute or ribbons 3 Rubber … [Read more...] about Dollar Store Craft: Valentine’s Day Popsicle Stick Vase
Bring out your puffcorn, Valentine's hearts and sprinkles to make this addictive, yummy and affordable Valentine's Day Puffcorn recipe. Your guests will thank you immeasurably! What Is Puffcorn? Puffcorn is a hullless popcorn which is made by many brands in many flavors. For this recipe the plain or buttered flavor puffcorn works best. I prefer Chester's Butter flavored puffcorn as the taste mimics movie theater popcorn with butter - adding the white chocolate gives the sweet salty mix we … [Read more...] about Puff It Up! Valentine’s Day Puffcorn Recipe
Essential oils continue to trend throughout the world. While there are many oils and many manufacturers, there remains minimal scientific evidence that essential oils are effective. However consumer testimonials throughout the internet relay their positive reviews on the effectiveness of various oils. One of the oils which is frequently mentioned is Thieves Essential Oil or Four Thieves Essential Oil as it is commonly known. History Of Thieves Oil Thieves oil is based on a story from the … [Read more...] about Four Thieves Essential Oil – Fact Or Fiction?