Bayberry Candles – Good Luck for the New Year

Bayberry candles were made from real berries in Colonial times and were considered “Good Luck.” Learn how to make them and the special good luck saying. When my sister and I owned the herbal gift shop, selling bayberry candles at Christmas time was a big hit. They smelled really great, and we offered a little… [Read More]

Handmade Holiday Gifts

This is the time of year when I start thinking about what I can make to give out to just about everyone during the holidays. Family, friends, co-workers, hair dressers, house cleaners, mailmen and so on. Last year I made simmering potpourri bags which were very pretty and not difficult to make. I’ve posted the… [Read More]