Peppermint Stir Sticks

After Christmas time, I was left with an overabundance of peppermint candies. I was trying to think of a creative way to use them up, when I got the idea for these stir sticks. They are perfect to stir in your coffee or hot coco, leaving a minty, chocolaty flavor. They also make cute treatsContinue reading “Peppermint Stir Sticks”

DIY At Home Facial

Facials are a great way to relax your mind and cleanse your skin of daily toxins. Unfortunately, they are a rather expensive service to get done at a spa, and not everyone has the time. That does not mean that you can’t have glowing skin this holiday season. I recently purchased this Charcoal and BlackContinue reading “DIY At Home Facial”

Fancy Pumpkins

This year I wanted to go beyond carving up the quintessential jack-o-lantern, and instead made an assortment of metallic, white, and pink pumpkins and gourds. It was very simple, and a bit messy, but totally worth it! All it took was three cans of spray paint, masking tape, cotton balls, and a well ventilated area*.Continue reading “Fancy Pumpkins”

DIY Nails: The Half Moon

DIY – New York Fashion Week Inspired Nails O.P.I – “Tomorrow Never Dies”, China Glaze – “Peachy Keen” Step 1. After trimming and filing nails to your desired length and shape, apply the lightest color as your base coat. Step 2. Once base coat is completely dry, position a sticker dot at the bottom ofContinue reading “DIY Nails: The Half Moon”

Benefits and Uses of Green Tea

I have spent the past few years trying different teas, with the hope of expanding my drink options. I do not normally drink soda, and as much as I love good coffee, I limit my consumption to a couple days a week. Tea drinking is not only a fascinating art, but a strong source ofContinue reading “Benefits and Uses of Green Tea”

DIY Framed Ring Holder

One of my very good friends got married last weekend, and I wanted to make something to add a personal touch to the standard gift card. I found this DIY on Pinterest (where else!?) which you can view by clicking on the link below. This was quick and easy, and took me about an hourContinue reading “DIY Framed Ring Holder”