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DIY Lavender Salt Scrub

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DIY Lavender Salt Scrub www.pinkwhen.com
  I love making my own products to pamper with.  There is nothing better than a relaxing bath and a DIY Lavender Salt Scrub.  One of the things I love the most about this awesome scrub is that it only takes a few minutes to make. DIY Lavender Salt Scrub To make this awesome salt scrub you will need to have a few things on hand. 6 – 8 Tbsp of Olive Oil 1/2 – 1 cup Kosher Salt 10 drops of Lavender essential oil (this is the brand I use) Add all of your ingredients (olive oil, kosher salt, and

DIY All Natural Glass Cleaner

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DIY All Natural Glass Cleaner
For the last several months I have been trying to “detox” my house of all of the chemical cleaners.  There are just so many different chemicals running through all of these products that I want my family to be healthier and happier and a little more chemical free. Now, I haven’t gone completely chemical free, but I am slowly working on it! I made an awesome dusting spray, cleaned my microwave without chemicals, and now I am going to share this DIY All Natural Glass Cleaner to get ready for some much needed Spring Cleaning. To make this glass cleaner

DIY Rustic Succulent Pots

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Rustic Succulent Pots
Hey there! It’s Dee from Meatloaf and Melodrama, and I’m back at PinkWhen this month with an easy way to bring a little bit of green into your home.  Now that Valentine’s Day is over, I’m in the mood to start decorating for spring, and I thought adding a few plants to the room would be a great way to start. But, I definitely don’t have a green thumb, so I chose some easy care succulents. And since I wanted the display to be nice and bright, I found some plain terra cotta pots, and I turned them into a

DIY Homemade All Natural Hand Sanitizer

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Homemade All Natural Hand Sanitizer via @PinkWhen
  I don’t know about you but I can sometimes be a bit of a “germaphobe”. I don’t mean to be, but I am constantly using hand sanitizer. I have a bottle in my car door and I have a bottle in my purse. If I am ever doing anything anywhere with my hands, you can bet my hand sanitizer is about to be used! I don’t actually buy my hand sanitizer anymore, I make my own. Today I am going to share with you how to make your own DIY Homemade Hand Sanitizer. You may have noticed I like

Shabby Valentine Heart Pillow

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Shabby-Valentine-Heart-Pillow
  Hi everyone and Happy Valentine’s Day… just a bit early! Laura here again from Pet Scribbles, and today I’m sharing how to make a shabby-style Valentine pillow. You can easily adapt this pillow to work for other holidays or themes – you are only limited by your imagination! I started out with this 100% cotton pillow cover from the craft store. It comes like you see in the left image, and the right image shows what it looks like unfolded.   The first thing I wanted to do was grunge up the pillow cover – make it look time-worn

Homemade Lavender Lotion Bars

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Homemade Lavender Lotion Bars
With Winter lasting longer this year my skin has really been put through the ringer. This cold dry air has really done a number on my hands and legs.  I am out in the elements a lot playing tennis, so I have been putting lotion and creams on left and right. That is until I made these awesome homemade lavender lotion bars. Not only do I have lotion in a bar form, but I can keep this little baby with me and use it as often as I want. Homemade Lavender Lotion Bars The other good thing about these lotion bars are

10 St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

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St. Patrick's Day Crafts For Kids
St. Patrick’s Day has always been one of my favorite days of the year.  I don’t know if it is because of my love for Notre Dame when I was a kid, the fact that it means Spring is close to, or that it’s all about the GREEN. Either way, it was always one of my favorite days, and today I am sharing 10 St. Patricks’s Day Crafts for Kids so your family enjoys it as well! There are so many cute options below, and all of them can be fun.  I love all of these easy projects, and your

Leprechaun Hat Pot O’ Gold

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Leprechaun Hat Pot O' Gold
This Leprechaun Hat Pot O’ Gold is the perfect centerpiece for a party at school or just because.  This was such a fun and relatively easy project to make! It super simple and super cute.  Check out how easy this Leprechaun Hat centerpiece is, and you only need a few supplies.  It’s perfect for a children’s St. Patrick’s Day party at school, Sunday school, or just because! Leprechaun Hat Pot O’ Gold (2) FloraCraft®Make It: Fun® Cake Forms (10 x 20cm) for top (1) FloraCraft®Make It: Fun® Cake Form (10 x 30cm) for base green construction paper (2) 12 x

diy Rope and Crate Shelf

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diy rope and crate shelf
Hello PinkWhen readers! It’s Bethany from Whistle and Ivy here, and today I wanted to share this super easy, super cute rope and crate shelf. It was so fun to make, and it doesn’t take much time or even skill!   To make this rope and crate shelf you will need: Small crate like this Small, thin piece of craft wood A length of rope jute rope Top coat or Varnish Wall Hook Begin by sanding both of your wood pieces a bit. They should be pretty smooth, but you want to make sure you don’t have any splinters or

Sweet Dreams Linen Spray

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Sweet Dreams DIY Linen Spray
My little 6 year old niece is such a fun loving precocious girl.  She is seriously smart and can have a hard time turning her brain off at night.  Her mom, my sister in law, was online not long ago and found a lavender scented linen spray.  She ordered it to help my niece relax just before bedtime and found that it really helped. Unfortunately that company is no longer making the linen spray and she is quickly running out. That’s why I am here today to share with you a quick tutorial for Sweet Dreams Linen Spray. Before I got