There’s something about homemade gifts that warm the soul. I think it’s knowing that someone has spent their time thinking about you and working hard to make something special, just for you.
It feels to good to make things with your own hands, too. At least I like it. Do you?
Creating something brings a sense of satisfaction and joy to me. If you are this way, you might enjoy perusing today’s links.
In gathering these posts and tutorials, I’ve tried to choose those which are fairly simple and straight-forward.There’s enough crazy going on this time of year without adding humungous do-it-yourself projects into the mix!
10 Real Food Gifts to Make Right Now at The Nourishing Cook
Printable Gift Tags for Your Food Gifts (and lots of food gift ideas) at Everybody Likes Sandwiches
Candy Cane Playdough at The Artful Parent
Simple Holiday Potpourii at Keeper of the Home
If you like to homemade body care, you really must take a look at the MadeOn gift-giving ebook. The recipes are super simple, yet they produce fantastic products that will wow your friends. I’m not kidding.
I’ve made hard lotion bars and chocolate-peppermint lip balm from this book. This afternoon we are making beeswax candles! It’s so much fun
Oh and . . .
I’m really hoping to get my ebook out to you all early next week! Wahoo!