Homemade Coupons

Homemade Coupons
Homemade coupons are suitable gifts for any occasion. They are not expensive and are simple to create. Yet you can give each coupon its own set of unique features. This allows you to customize them for each recipient. Required Tools and Materials copy paper (white) construction paper (many colors) scissors (any size) stapler crayons, markers, colored pens stickers Instructions to Make Coupons Decide early on how large the coupons should be. Use a ruler and scissors to get the sizes right. If you want to make a booklet, you will need about 15 coupons. Work on one booklet at a time. Jot down a title for each homemade coupon. Customization When designing the coupon, think of the recipient. What are their interests? How old are they? Keep these aspects in mind before you proceed. Customize the coupon to suit its recipient. Use the stickers to add decorative elements. You can also use rubber stamps. Arrange the stickers and the rubber stamps, using your creativity. Make the cover with...

Homemade Biscuits

Homemade Biscuits
There’s no need to settle for those tasteless cookies you get in stores. With a little patience and lots of enthusiasm, whipping out your very own homemade biscuits will be easy and fun. Milk Cookies Ingredients Sifted flour (2 cups) A cup of milk Butter (4 tbsp) Baking powder (3 tsp) Salt (half a teaspoon) Instructions put the flour in a bowl. Sift it and add salt with baking powder. Sift it. Add some butter. Use your hands to mix the butter with the flour. Pour the milk slowly while stirring the mix. Keep mixing until it resembles dough. Add some flour on the cooking area. Put the dough there and shape in a rough ball. Cut these shapes with a cookie cutter. Before baking the homemade biscuits, put the dough on a baking sheet. Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes. You can add some jam on the cookie when it’s baked. Cheese Biscuits Ingredients Rosemary (1 tsp) Fresh parsley (half a tsp) Baking powder (3 tsp) Flour (2 cups) Thyme (1 tsp) Milk (1 cup) Cheddar cheese (1 cup) Butter...

Homemade Salsa

Homemade Salsa
A special and flavorful type of sauce that is usually offered with Mexican and Spanish dishes or refreshments, salsa has fresh or preserved tomatoes, tomato sauce and other spices like pepper and chili. The sauce can also be served as a dip for delicious snacks like nachos. It can also be used as a special sauce in sandwiches. Learning how to make homemade salsa is very easy. To do this, you need to look at recipes of the different varieties of the sauce. It is also beneficial to know some dishes that are usually offered with this delectable sauce. Homemade Salsa Guacamole To make the sauce, you need a can of plain and diced tomatoes, ¼ cup chopped onion, two tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro, ¼ teaspoon sea salt or kosher salt a clove of garlic and a small fresh jalapeno chili. For the guacamole, you will use three ripe avocados, two tablespoons fresh lime juice, ½ teaspoon coarse salt, ½ teaspoon red pepper sauce and a clove of garlic. Combine the tomatoes, cilantro, sea salt, onion...

Homemade Lip Gloss

Homemade Lip Gloss
A cosmetic or beauty product that can be used to provide a glossy appearance to the lip, a lip gloss comes in different forms and shades. The product can be applied with the use of a brush or with a doefoot applicator. If you are looking for a cheap and effective product that you can use to provide glossy look in your lip, you can make one with the use of ingredients that can be found in your home. Making homemade lip gloss is very easy if you will follow all the steps discussed below. How to Make Homemade Lip Gloss Materials Needed Some of the materials that you will need to make this beauty product are a thin-tipped marker, cooking stove, a cooking pot, measuring cups, paper cups and paper towels. Aside from these materials, you also need a utility knife and a lipstick. Procedures In order to make sure that the beauty product that you will make in your home is safe to use, it is important to wash and clean all the bottles, containers and or jars that you will use. In addition to this,...

How to Make a Homemade Wreath

Homemade wreaths make a great gift for family and friends for almost any occasion. During the summer, at Christmas and even on the 4th of July, a wreath is a great alternative to flowers. It will mean even more if it is homemade so decide on the type of wreath you want to make: Homemade Summer Wreaths Summer wreaths are generally made from dried fruits or seasonal flowers. Dried apples are a favorite as they are long lasting and smell wonderful. To make a homemade wreath of dried apples, you will need 15 apples, a baking sheet, the juice of 10 lemons, salt (2 tsp), cinnamon (8 tsp) and allspice (2 tsp). Later you will also require 8” gage wire. First you will have to peel, remove the cores and slice the apples into ¼ inch thick pieces. Mix the lemon juice and salt together and soak the apple slices for 10 to 15 minutes. Remove the slices and dry them with a paper towel. Next, mix the allspice and cinnamon and coat both sides of the apple slices evenly with the mixture. Dry the apples...
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