Epic Homemade Elderflower Cordial Recipe with Wild Foraged Elderflowers
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Epic Homemade Elderflower Cordial Recipe with Wild Foraged Elderflowers

Easy to make elderflower cordial recipe using fresh elderflowers and lemon juice. Makes three bottles that you can use in refreshing summer drinks, or to make edible flower desserts and recipes. June signals one major event in my foraging year — elderflowers. These creamy white umbels of sweet and fragrant flowers grow on elder trees…

How to Decorate a Fresh Christmas Wreath
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How to Decorate a Fresh Christmas Wreath

Step-by-step process on how to decorate a fresh Christmas wreath with foraged greenery, berries, and dried fruit. Also includes how to create a wreath base using willow Fresh Christmas wreaths are a great way to use natural materials to create beautiful handmade holiday decorations. They’re an alternative to plastic or expensive fresh wreaths and are…

How to make Rose Water Toner using fresh Rose Petals
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How to make Rose Water Toner using fresh Rose Petals

Instructions on how to make rose water toner using fresh rose petals. Use directly on your skin as a natural toner or blend it with oils to create creams and lotions People have used rose water for generations as a natural yet gentle astringent. Probably long before we had commercially produced rose water, the average…

How to make a Christmas Table Decoration using a Colander
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How to make a Christmas Table Decoration using a Colander

How to use a colander, foraged greenery, & extra decorations to make a Christmas Table Decoration. A thrifty & clever project for a handmade Christmas. Full DIY video at the end. About a week ago I was washing the dishes and noticed how the colander was sitting on the side. Upside down, it lay flat…