Hey Sugar, Sugar – A Few Sugar Scrub Recipes For Your Sweetie

Sugar scrub recipes

Sugar scrubs are one of the easiest gifts that you'll ever make that will make people think that you spent a lot of time or money on them. It's almost shameful how easy they are but people think you're giving them an ultra luxurious gift. Do you need a gift for a friend or significant other for Valentine's Day? Good news - here's several easy sugar scrub recipes. If you can stir sugar into your coffee when you're barely awake in the morning than you can make these sugar scrub recipes.  If you have a bag of sugar and a gentle oil such as coconut or grapeseed oil, you're halfway done. … [Read more...]

When Momma Needs Chocolate – Or Just Some Fun Chocolate Recipes for Valentine’s Day

6 Sweet Chocolate Recipes to Make for your Sweetheart

Yesterday I decided to give up chocolate and sweets all together.  But that was yesterday.  Today is a brand new day!  Bring on the chocolate!  Here's a few of my favorite (and hopefully soon to be yours) chocolate recipes. Copycat Moose Munch Chocolate Bark Man this stuff is what dreams are made of. Learn how to make it here.  Chocolate Dipped Strawberries and Pretzels  These are perfect for Valentine's Day. Here's an easy tutorial to make your own Chocolate Dipped Pretzels and Strawberries.  Chocolate Peanut Butter Bacon … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Heart Lollipops – A Simple Chocolate Valentine’s Day Treat

Melted chocolate heart lollipops for valentine's day using mini candy canes

One of my favorite times to shop for Valentine's Day crafts is during Christmas clearance.  There's so many great red items that are on sale that you can easily use for Valentine's Day. For instance, have you ever thought of making valentine's day treats from candy canes? All you need to make these cute chocolate Valentine's Day treats are mini candy canes, white chocolate chips, lollipop sticks and sprinkles.  I happened to find boxes of 50 mini candy canes on clearance for .50 cents. (If you can't find them on clearance, they're only $6 on Amazon find them here.) I knew … [Read more...]

Cranberry Tea – A Great Recipe To Warm You Up and Heal You

easy cranberry tea recipe from Clumsy Crafter

This cranberry tea recipe is yummy and full of vitamins. It'll warm you up and help heal any winter colds that you pick up from your kids (because that's where they all come from). It's the perfect warm drink to make and leave on the stove all day so you can refill your cup as you wish. Plus it will erase the smell of stinky kids and pets in your home as it simmers on the stovetop.    Fresh cranberries can be found at any grocery store from November until December. They are extremely affordable, usually coming up under a dollar for a 1lb. bag.  However few people use them for … [Read more...]

Apple Spice Cake Recipe – A Simple Fall Gift

Apple Butter Spice Cake Recipe from Clumsy Crafter

I know what you're thinking, "is that a pumpkin bread recipe?".   No, somebody (me) just had a brain fart and put pumpkins in the picture. If you're looking for a great gluten free pumpkin bread recipe than you can find one right here.  However this Apple Spice Cake recipe is just as yummy and the perfect addition to your fall treats and gift giving. So no, it's not pumpkin bread but it's better! Today I'm going to share a great recipe for Apple Spice Cake.  One of my amazing readers tipped me off to this recipe, originally found at Musselmans, on my Facebook Page … [Read more...]