Candles, Herbal, Kitchen and Cleaning

Recipes for Candles, Soy Melts & Tarts, Wax Decorations, Herbal products, kitchen and green cleaning ideas
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    Beeswax Christmas Tree Decorations
    Beeswax Christmas Tree Decorations

    Beeswax Christmas Tree Decorations

    This is now one of our 'vintage' tutorials, but it is very popular every festive season and we have updated it with new designs.  Our old decorat…
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    Bi-carb Soda and Green Cleaning
    Bi-carb Soda and Green Cleaning

    Bi-carb Soda and Green Cleaning

    We thought alongside our Green Cleaning Pack it would be useful to offer more suggestions on the use of the amazing Bicarbonate of Soda! The stuff, th…
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    Bugs Bugs Bugs!
    Bugs Bugs Bugs!

    Bugs Bugs Bugs!

    Insect Repellent Recipes and suggested Essential Oil Information Infused Herbal Oil Insect Repellent 1 part fresh Pennyroyal Herb **Warning: Do NOT u…
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    Festive Room Scenter Pot Pourri
    Festive Room Scenter Pot Pourri

    Festive Room Scenter Pot Pourri

      Seasonal Pot Pourri!  I love making these and our large size printed Cello Bags are perfect for packaging if gifting or selling.  Th…
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    Filling Foamy Pump Bottles
    Filling Foamy Pump Bottles

    Filling Foamy Pump Bottles

      We always have a range of styles of Foaming Pump Bottles, and if you haven't used them before it can be helpful to have some info on usage.This…
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    Herbal Pillow for Sinus
    Herbal Pillow for Sinus

    Herbal Pillow for Sinus

    Sinus Headache Pillow Make a rectangular "pillow" with light cotton material, and seal with three sides with either washable glue, or sew the edges l…
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    Herbal Tea Recipes
    Herbal Tea Recipes

    Herbal Tea Recipes

    Herbal Teas Aren't Herbal Teas great?   No calories, they are amazingly good for us and can taste great! You can use fresh or dried herbs f…
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    How to Infuse Herbs
    How to Infuse Herbs

    How to Infuse Herbs

    Herbal infusions have been made and used throughout history - both for their medicinal properties and culinary attributes.  Our breakfast tea is,…
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    How to Make Soy Container Candles
    How to Make Soy Container Candles

    How to Make Soy Container Candles

    Container candles are easy to make, so have fun!   Eco Soya Wax, fragrance and some recycled jars, other candle containers make it quick and econ…
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    Lavender Furniture Polish
    Lavender Furniture Polish

    Lavender Furniture Polish

      We have a lot of old furniture that belonged to my Grandmother, and also modern pine & kauri timber cupboards, and this polish leaves the …
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    Lavender Lemonade (Pink)
    Lavender Lemonade (Pink)

    Lavender Lemonade (Pink)

    Recipe 2½ cups of spring or distilled water 1½ cups sugar or equivalent natural sweetener such as Liquid Stevia Drops or Xylitol 6…
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    Making Room Sprays
    Making Room Sprays

    Making Room Sprays

      We are frequently asked for information on how to make room sprays. The essential ingredient, apart from Fragrance or Essential Oil is Po…
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    Making Soy Wax Tarts
    Making Soy Wax Tarts

    Making Soy Wax Tarts

    Soy Melts or "Tarts" are such fun to make, and make instant gifts that are always appreciated. They are so easy, just melt, colour, fragrance and pour…
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    Natural Additives for Soaping
    Natural Additives for Soaping

    Natural Additives for Soaping

    I began this list in my Soap Diary a long, long time ago which started as a natural additive list, but sort of developed into everything you can throw…
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    Pot Pourri Making and Recipes
    Pot Pourri Making and Recipes

    Pot Pourri Making and Recipes

    Creating your own home made Pot Pourri is so satisfying.   You can grow your own flowers and herbs,or purchase dried botanicals and then be …
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    Soapwort "Shampoo"
    Soapwort "Shampoo"

    Soapwort "Shampoo"

    A simple homemade herbal "shampoo" can be made using Soapwort Root (Saponaria officinalis). This is a herbal rinse rather than a true shampoo, but it…
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    Shower Steamer Tablets
    Shower Steamer Tablets

    Shower Steamer Tablets

      Our Shower Steamer Tablets are easy to make and do the job!  You can purchase a Pure Esential Oil Blend on this page, or you might like to…
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