Category Archives: {DIY}

Lemon Infused Vinegar

These yellow and orange vibrant colored jars, filled to the top with white vinegar and peels of freshly-eaten citrus fruits, have been sitting on my windowsill for a few weeks now. Making vinegar infused with citrus is nothing new – it is something that is so simple to make and is so beneficial in one’s […]

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The Provision Room – Putting Up Jams & Jellies {part VI}

 “For days, Mother and the girls made jellies and jams and preserves, and for every meal there was huckleberry pie or blueberry pudding.” Farmer Boy, Laura Ingalls Wilder     A family’s Provision Room would  just not be complete without home canned goods. Today, we shall talk about putting up jams and jellies – one […]

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Provision Room Series: {Making your Own Mixes} Part III

  As a third installment in the Provision Room series, we will talk about making your own mixes and spices for the pantry. I know we have all been often tempted to purchase readily made spice mixes at the grocery store. Even worse are the pre-packaged cake and muffin mixes. They are easily used and […]

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It’s a Marshmallow World 💕

  “It’s a marshmallow world in the winter When the snow comes to cover the ground It’s the time for play, it’s a whipped cream day I wait for it the whole year round. It’s a yum-yummy world made for sweethearts Take a walk with your favorite girl It’s a sugar date, what if spring […]

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Winter Inspired {Gifts} to Make at Home

“It was so wonderful to be there, safe at home, sheltered from the winds and the cold. Laura thought that this must be a little like heaven, where the weary are at rest.” -Laura Ingalls Wilder, The Long Winter Freshly fallen snow has finally arrived {yet again} and our little world is pretty and bright, […]

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