Bug season is officially upon us and it’s time to open up the arsenal and make homemade citronella candles. I live in Oklahoma and my usually painfully dry state is now swamplands. I have standing water in my backyard! It’s crazy! More rain is on the radar and the fleas, mosquito and ticks are laughing their fat little asses… Read More »Homemade Citronella Candles with Beeswax
DIYs for the Home
It’s that time of year again! Fall is my favorite and each year I try to master the art of subtle but creepy Halloween decor. This year I printed out a few Halloweenesque 5 x 7 prints to replace a few frames around the house. I also found THESE 3 tiny sugar skulls that give such a cute pop of… Read More »This Year’s Halloween Decor in My Home!
I don’t just DIY skin care, all though it gets most of my attention. Once in a while I stumble upon a do it yourself that I just have to try. I am in love with DIY marbled clay jewelry dishes. My daughters and I experimented with clay this summer and made a few trinket bowls and a set of… Read More »DIY Marbled Clay Jewelry Dishes
Many of us could use the calming or energizing benefits of essential all day long and a DIY essential oil jewelry tutorial is just what is needed to make that happen! Essential oil jewelry is an easy way to enjoy the benefits of essential oils when you’re away from your diffuser! You make essential oil jewelry with lava stones which… Read More »DIY Essential Oil Jewelry
Fall is my favorite season! There’s just something about cold nights, fires in the fireplace, chili and piles of scary movies! In case you don’t know, the name Jenni Raincloud was given to me by a friend due to my love of Halloween, scary movies and thunderstorms. Funny enough, I didn’t really start this blog with the intentions of being… Read More »This Year’s Halloween Moments….
I’m so excited for this post!!! My daughters and I have been experimenting in the kitchen this week. First, it was the beeswax lotion, and now it’s naturally dyed Easter eggs!! There is loads of info. on making your own egg dye all over the internet so I figured, this is the perfect project to tackle this year. Every time… Read More »Dye Your Easter Eggs Naturally!
I LOVE having plants indoors. There’s something so peaceful about it. I’ve always leaned more towards succulents but recently I’ve been dabbling with water loving plants. Water loving plants work perfect in glass containers because there is little drainage so it helps create a humid environment for shade and water loving plants. Terrariums recycle their moisture. If the right humidity… Read More »Gorgeous DIY Terrariums….
I love candles. There is something very therapeutic about burning them. Of course candlelight is THE most flattering lighting a girl can possibly find! I literally can spend a fortune on candles-lol! Today, I’m sharing how to make soy candles to refresh your home, naturally! So, you probably see this coming…. most candles are toxic. Like some are as toxic… Read More »How to Make Soy Candles
I am all about filling my home with my own art. For one reason, I’m cheap. For another reason, it’s my home-it should reflect my family and I. Don’t get me wrong-I believe in other people’s art-it’s often a glimpse inside someone else’s world, but making beauty from scratch is so rewarding! A few weeks ago I ran across a… Read More »Create Your Own Art with Smoke Balls!
I’ve mentioned 1 or 2 times before that I LOVE Ikea, right? Well, lately I have gotten a bit selective with what I will buy from Ikea. The prices are great but I’m way too old to be falling for particle board furniture. The good thing is, Ikea has some great pieces that are solid wood. They also have some… Read More »Paint Dipped Children’s Table-EASY Ikea Hack!