Mild Muscle Rub w Essential Oils

I recently started experimenting with essential oils and decided to take a whack at making an all natural muscle rub. This diy received raving reviews for scent, consistency and moisturizing properties from a few cyclist friends. The nice thing about this rub is that it’s easy to make, it works great annnnd (like I plan…

Super Easy Chunky Knit Hat

The first time I made this hat pattern, it took me 4 episodes of Gilmore Girls… which is roughly equivalent to ~ 3 hours. Not too bad, huh? I’m a really slow knitter so anything that takes me less than 5 hours is a winner in my book. I’m hooked on projects that use chunky yarn…

DIY Sugar Lip Scrub

Attention ladies (and some gents): Making your own sugar lip scrub is too easy to drop loads of Ca$h on at the beauty store, sorry Lush. Nowadays, sugar lips scrubs are everywhere… and they are damned expensive. IT’S SUGAR! Stop charging so much for it!! Here’s how you can make your own sugar scrub that’s…

DIY Scarf Throw Pillow Cover

Have some throw pillows lying around that could use a makeover? Here’s a great DIY trick to quickly (and cheaply) give them an update! All you have to do is rummage through your closet to find some scarves (preferably square scarves) that you don’t use anymore OR make a trip to your local thrift shop…