Writing

Calling all bookworms and teachers: New artwork available to buy now on Redbubble.

Calling all English teachers and book lovers! If like me you love autumn, this print will make a beautiful addition to your seasonal display boards and encourage your class to read! If you’re a book lover, this will make a lovely addition to your #reading nook/study/bedroom. Take the image to be taken directly to my… Continue reading Calling all bookworms and teachers: New artwork available to buy now on Redbubble.

DIY · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

DIY & Health: No sew face mask

Sources: https://www.thespruce.com/no-sew-mask-4801991 & https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwip-MK4y7HrAhXToFwKHcgdBxwQtwIwAHoECAUQAQ&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprevent-getting-sick%2Fhow-to-make-cloth-face-covering.html&usg=AOvVaw1zvo9AFXzBhCFSPXxUQw0b Non-sewn Mask Materials Bandana, old t-shirt, or square cotton cloth (cut approximately 20”x20”)Rubber bands (or hair ties)Scissors (if you are cutting your own cloth) Pick out the bandana, t-shirt, or other fabric you'd like to use. Lay your fabric out flat on the table, with the patterned side facing down towards… Continue reading DIY & Health: No sew face mask

DIY · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

Health: How to make your own hand gel

Source: https://www.healthline.com/health/how-to-make-hand-sanitizer Making your own hand sanitizer is easy to do and only requires a few ingredients:  isopropyl or rubbing alcohol (99 percent alcohol volume)aloe vera gelan essential oil, such as tea tree oil or lavender oil, or you can use lemon juice instead The key to making an effective, germ-busting hand sanitizer is to stick to a 2:1… Continue reading Health: How to make your own hand gel

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Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

Source: https://www.byrdie.com/how-to-do-acrylic-nails-at-home-4802411 If you’ve never done your own acrylic nails before, your best bet is to start with an all-inclusive kit (like the Mia Secret Professional Acrylic Nail Kit For Beginners, $130), as it will contain everything you need to get the job done—including detailed instructions. The big thing to remember when shopping for acrylic kits… Continue reading Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

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Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss

Source: https://www.instructables.com/id/Lip-Gloss/ Keep your kisser soft by making your own lip gloss!You'll have a blast customizing and remixing the variations on this recipe to find your perfect match. More color, more flavor, more gloss? Go for it! Here are some great suggestions to get you started on your path to lip gloss glory!This basic recipe… Continue reading Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss

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DIY: Christmas mason jar

From: https://crazylittleprojects.com/christmas-treat-jars/ Supplies Needed: ◦ Jars (get them from a craft store or use baby food jars) ◦ Glitter-Red, white and brown ◦ Googly eyes ◦ Red pom pom ◦ Black ribbon ◦ Silver foam sheet ◦ Black beads ◦ Orange paper ◦ Decoupage ◦ Hot Glue ◦ Brown pipe cleaner Start out by covering… Continue reading DIY: Christmas mason jar

DIY · girl talk · makeup · Writing

Beauty DIY: coconut oil hair mask

From: https://theeverygirl.com/coconut-oil-honey-hair-mask/ 1 tbsp. Organic Coconut Oil 1 tbsp. Organic Raw Honey Sauce Pan Mixing Bowl Spoon Towel Shower Cap (optional) Mix the ingredients together and as an extra step to help your hair follicles open up, slightly heat the mixture up on a stovetop in a small sauce pan. Long or extra damaged hair?… Continue reading Beauty DIY: coconut oil hair mask

christmas · Writing

Craft: Make your kids a Christmas Eve box

You can even customise it with stickers from Disney's frozen or Star Wars or whatever they love!! Here's some activities you could do on Christmas Eve Make a gingerbread house Have a hot drinks Give new pjs Go ice skating Make snowman soup Make reindeer food Donate old toys and clothes to those less fortunate… Continue reading Craft: Make your kids a Christmas Eve box