Category: Seasons & Holidays

Natural Dye Easter Eggs

I don’t ever recall dyeing Easter eggs in my life, even as a kid! So I thought this year I’d give it a try. Of course, I wanted to use natural dyes made from food. I looked up different natural dyes to make and… Continue Reading “Natural Dye Easter Eggs”

Snow Day for the Birds

With all the snow and very cold temperates this January we’ve had, my bird feeders have been full of birds looking for some good nutrition to keep them warm! Please remember: Do Not feed birds any form of bread. It starves them to death… Continue Reading “Snow Day for the Birds”

The Winter Garden As Habitat

It may not seem like it, but gardens are still full of life even in winter and fall. Most if it is hibernating, but if you look close enough you can find evidence. I got out in my garden last November and played detective,… Continue Reading “The Winter Garden As Habitat”

Homemade Marshmallows & Hot Chocolate

Who loves smores, or hot chocolate with marshmallows? Marshmallows isn’t something I consume very often, but homemade ones are a real treat and taste so fresh. Plus you get to miss out on┬áTETRASODIUM PYROPHOSPHATE and BLUE1 when you make your own. They’re inexpensive to… Continue Reading “Homemade Marshmallows & Hot Chocolate”

Beat the Winter Blues

It’s already the second week into November and we’re about to get into the holiday season. The days are growing shorter and with the time change, it’s getting dark a lot earlier. I don’t know about you, but in the winter I’m ready to… Continue Reading “Beat the Winter Blues”