Homemade Soy Candles

Soy Candles

Today we are excited to bring you another post in the Homemade Christmas series.  (If you missed the first post, you can find it here.) We love this post because it can work as a gift for just about anyone and it is incredibly easy to make.  You can also customize it … Read more

DIY Glass Magnets

DIY Glass Magnets

Here’s another short series here on Little Homesteaders.  (The other series being Thanksgiving with a Twist.)   We love to craft and we love to give people gifts.  So this year we thought we might put those two interests together and make some Christmas gifts for friends and family.  Want to join us? … Read more

DIY Plant Labels

DIY Plant Labels

I love to add whimsical and fun touches to my gardens.  It makes me smile to see things in the garden while I’m working that we’ve created at home or that my kids have crafted for me. Additionally, I’ve mentioned before that I often have trouble labeling what I’ve planted.  So, I … Read more

Homemade Lip Balm – with Color

Homemade Lip Balm

Lip balm can be a wonderful thing, especially in very dry weather.  You can take a stab at making it yourself.  Here is a recipe to check out: Homemade Lip Balm – with Tint Ingredients 2 tbsp beeswax 2 tbsp coconut oil 1/4-1/2 tsp vanilla extract beetroot powder or a chunk of … Read more

Creating a Children’s Garden

Creating a Children’s Garden

There’s no doubt we’ve all done it.  You pinned an image on Pinterest and thought to yourself, “Self – you are going to do that awesome craft/activity/recipe/diet/homeschooling-thing this week! That is just too cool to forget about. We just can’t live another day without doing that!” And then, lo and behold, the … Read more