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Homemade by Reader’s Digest Review

Homemade: 707 Products to Make Yourself to Save Money and the Earth – Review and Giveaway

 

If there is one thing I love to make, it is homemade cleaners, and products. Since we have two cats, their safety on surfaces that they touch is vital. Since I was young I have enjoyed reading Reader’s DIgest, and learning new tips, words and stories. When I got a email that they had compiled 707 ideas in a book called Homemade: 707 Products that You Make Yourself to Save Money and the Earth, I was immediately interest.

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Utama Spice: Diffuser and Essential Oil Review

Diffuse and Relax With a Sonoma Yi Diffuser and a Deep Calming Essential Oil – A Review and Giveaway

One of the things that I have come to rely on are essential oils and various blends, especially during stressful times. There are an unlimited number of combinations and a million remedies so when I heard that Utama Spice wanted us to review an essential oil and blend I could not think of a better time than now! Continue reading

Kiss Naturals: Soap Making Kit Review

Kiss Naturals: Soap Making Kit Review + Giveaway

 

 

A couple of years ago I got a gift of handmade soaps from my sister-in-law. I loved the soaps, and the absolute creativity behind them and I have since been pondering the idea of making my own, but honestly did not know where to start and what ingredients I would need. When I saw the Kiss Naturals Soap Making Kit I saw a all-in-one way that I could finally make my own creative soaps. 

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Spring Butterfly Completed Diamond Painting

My Latest Finish – Spring Butterfly

This post may have affiliate links but this in no way will influence the review to follow and all opinions are my own.

 

This is one has no official name so I refer to it as the Spring Butterfly and it is 30 30 cm and took me about 8 hours to complete! This is one of the first ones I purchased so in honor of Spring it was a nice addition to my collection of completed projects.

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Never heard of Diamond Painting? See my 411 post

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Be sure to see my completed project page

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To purchase Diamond Facet Art on Amazon

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Questions?? Email me at “jennifer at dealsamongus dot com” and I will respond promptly

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Kiss Naturals: Lip Balm Making Kit Review

Kiss Naturals: Lip Balm Making Kit Review + Giveaway

Living near the beach, my lips get dry and cracked easy. I have been pondering the idea of making my own lip balms, but honestly did not know where to start and what ingredients I would need. When I saw the Kiss Naturals Lip Balm Making Kit I saw a all-in-one way that I could finally make my own flavored lip balms. 

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Floral Lotus Completed Diamond Painting

My Latest Finish – Floral Lotus

This post may have affiliate links but this in no way will influence the review to follow and all opinions are my own.

This is called Floral Lotus and it is 30 cm x 40 cm and is just as gorgeous in person! I had bought this one back in early December so it was a pleasure to finish it.

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Never heard of Diamond Painting? See my 411 post

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Be sure to see my completed project page

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To purchase Diamond Facet Art on Amazon

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Questions?? Email me at “jennifer at dealsamongus dot com” and I will respond promptly

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Paper Pumpkin: Wildflower Wishes – February 2018 Kit Review

Paper Pumpkin – Wildflower Wishes – February 2018 Kit Review + Giveaway

I have mentioned in the past that I think there is nothing like giving or recieving a hand made card. Not only is the person receiving a handmade item, but usually there is time and love behind each card that the recipient feels.

The theme for the February 2018 Paper Pumpkin kit is called “Wildflower Wishes” which is a set of two styles of cards. perfect for wishes of love and messages of devotion.

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Hand Lettering 201 Review

Hand Lettering 201: Intermediate Lettering and Design Basics Review + Giveaway

As a crafter I love learning new techniques and having the ability to enact them into my daily crafting life. Handwriting is one of those things that I am always looking to expand upon and build my knowledge base.

I recently received a copy of Hand Lettering 201: Intermediate Lettering + Design Basics for review.

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Warped Daisy Diamond Painting

My Latest Finish – Warped Daisy

This post may have affiliate links but this in no way will influence the review to follow and all opinions are my own.

This is called Warped Daisy and it is 40 cm x 50 cm and is just as gorgeous in person! It was bitter sweet finishing this one since it was so much fun to do!

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Never heard of Diamond Painting? See my 411 post

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Be sure to see my completed project page

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To purchase Diamond Facet Art on Amazon

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Questions?? Email me at “jennifer at dealsamongus dot com” and I will respond promptly

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