Homemade Easter Gift Ideas

Homemade Easter Gift Ideas
One of the most significant yearly feasts in the liturgical year of Christians, Easter Day is celebrated to recognize and commemorate the resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth. Many people prepare feasts and gather with their families and friends to celebrate the event. Some people also practice gift giving at the celebration. If you want to give affordable but useful and attractive gifts, you can always check out the different homemade Easter gift ideas below. Old Time Easter Basket If you have ample time to make homemade gifts, you can try creating this basket because it is really enjoyable and interesting. The materials that you need for the project are white and purple craft paints, a basket, fine grain sandpaper, dry sponge, foam plate, paintbrushes and a disposable cup. Aside from these materials, you need stencils for the celebration, masking tape, stencil paint and stencil brush. Use the sand paper to remove the rough parts of the basket and make it more attractive. Afterwards, get...

Homemade Body Cleanse

Homemade Body Cleanse
Body cleansing (also known as detoxification) refers to an alternative medicine treatment that is applied to eliminate parasites and toxins from our body. If you want to detoxify, it is important that you remove alcohol, caffeine and processed foods in your diet. It is also necessary that you intake detoxification supplements. If you are having a tight budget and you do not want to spend much on the supplements, you can try making homemade body cleanse. By following the instructions in recipes below, you will not have a hard time removing toxins from your body. Colon Cleanse Juice Recipe To make this beverage, you need a lemon, a cup of water and a tablespoon of Bentonite clay. Aside from these, you should have a tablespoon of psyllium husk seeds and a tablespoon of colofiber. The first step is to juice a lemon. Pour the juiced lemon in a drinking glass and add the water. Stir in the colofiber, husk seeds and Bentonite clay. Mix well and drink. This beverage can help enhance the digestion...

Homemade Laundry Soap

Homemade Laundry Soap
Also known as washing powder, laundry soap is a kind of detergent used for washing dirty clothes. Some of the substances, which consist the soap are anionic surfactants, ionic surfactants, phosphors and perfume. The soap is a very useful cleaning agent but there are people who agree that there are brands of washing powder that contain harmful substances. To avoid using products that have harmful substances, it is advantageous to learn the simple and basic steps in making homemade laundry soap. The Easy-to-Make Laundry Detergent The materials that you will need to make the detergent are a quart of boiling water, two cups of grated bar soap, two cups Borax and two cups of washing soda. The initial step is to melt the grated soap in the boiling water. Transfer the soap in a large container and add the Borax and washing soda. Stir until the other ingredients were fully dissolved. Pour two gallons of water in the container and stir. Homemade Special Laundry Detergent To make the product,...

Homemade Graduation Gifts

Homemade Graduation Gifts
Special occasions such as one’s graduation time are really something to celebrate for and enjoy. And if you just got invited to be a part of one’s graduation, you may want to give a nice present to show the graduate how proud you are. But when you just don’t have the funds to spend to buy that person a nice present for graduation, it would be a good idea to opt for homemade graduation gifts. But what if you do not know how to make homemade graduation gifts? Where are you going to start? What gift idea would be a good choice to present to the graduate? Here are of good ideas for homemade graduation gifts to choose from: Homemade Baked Goodies One of those homemade graduation gifts that can be a good choice for you to give is to bake some homemade goodies. You probably know how many people love to receive something good to eat. So bake them a good batch of cookies, muffins, or any other baked goodies that you know how to make. You don’t even have to start from scratch if you like....

Homemade Eggnog

Homemade Eggnog
Eggnog is a nutritious drink that contains several dairy products like eggs and milk. The beverage is commonly used in different entrees, snacks, appetizers and desserts as main ingredient. It is usually offered in special occasions like Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve and Christmas. This beverage is very popular in various countries including America, Canada and Great Britain. If you like to serve the drink for these occasions, it is important to learn how to make homemade eggnog. Below are recipes that you can use if you want to make the drink and if you like to know some dishes that contain the beverage. Homemade Unsweetened Eggnog To prepare this beverage, the ingredients that you need are a cup of egg substitute, ½ cup of unsweetened sugar, 1 ½ teaspoons rum extract, 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla, four cups 2 per cent milk, a cup of light whipped topping and a teaspoon of freshly grated nutmeg. Put the egg substitute, extracts and unsweetened egg in a bowl. Whisk and add the milk. Add...
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