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Grow and Make Your Own Herbal Wreaths

By Lena / November 24, 2011

Grow and Make Your Own Herbal Wreaths As the holiday season approaches the thought of holiday decorations, especially making your own, makes some of us cringe. If you enjoy crafting and saving money in the process, this idea of growing and then make your own herbal wreaths, will allow you to create festive holiday decorations […]

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Grow and Make Your Own Christmas Wreath

By Lena / November 14, 2011

Grow and Make Your Own Christmas Wreath Do you have a pine tree, spruce, fir, arborvitae, or other evergreen landscape tree that could use a little pruning? You have what you need to make a wreath. Have some bittersweet, or other plants with berries? Great, you have some decorating elements. As the holiday season approaches […]

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Grow Your Own Gourd Birdhouse

By Lena / November 11, 2011

Grow Your Own Gourd Birdhouse Bird watching is a relaxing pastime enjoyed by many enthusiasts around the world. The easiest way to watch birds is to invite them into your yard and encourage them to set up housekeeping by offering food and appropriate shelter. Offering birds the opportunity to live in your yard or garden […]

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Grow Your Own Loufa

By Lena / November 11, 2011

Grow Your Own Loufa Bath Sponge A loofah sponge is an all natural way to exfoliate your skin and help you to maintain a younger, more vital appearance. Loofah sponges can be purchased and can be somewhat more expensive than artificial sponges, but you can grow your own for a fraction of the cost. Large […]

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Grow and Make Your Own Herbal Vinegar

By Lena / November 11, 2011

Grow and Make Your Own Herbal Vinegar Making your own products, like herbal vinegar, is the only sure fire way you can know exactly what is in it.  It’s also a good way to save a few dollars the next time you go to the store.  One such product that you can make easily at […]

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Make Your Own Greeting Cards

By Lena / September 11, 2011

Want to make your own greeting cards? Sometimes the economy isn’t the way it should be. There are times when even the most lavish spenders have to cut back to save money. One of the ways to do so is to make your own greeting cards. Wikipedia says “A greeting card is an illustrated, folded […]

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Make Your Own Candles

By Lena / September 11, 2011

Making your own candles is an interesting and easy hobby that can save you money and also give you the chance to express your creativity in an unusual way. With a bit of practice you should be able to achieve results as good as anything you find in the shops. Obviously the first thing that […]