Homemade Gift Certificates

Homemade Gift Certificates
A homemade gift certificate is one of the quickest and easiest ways to come up with a present. Whatever the occasion is, these certificates can make great gifts and help you make a dear one feel special and loved. Required Tools and Materials construction paper pen gift certificate book computer, (if you are using a ready to use template) decorative trimmings, color pens printer Instructions to Make Gift Certificates The first step is to get a gift certificate book. You can buy several of these for only a few dollars. However, you can make one quite easily. Get some construction paper and cut it with a pair of scissors. Write down your message and make sure that all the details are included in the gift certificate. Some of these include, the receiver’s name, your name, the content / message, the amount of money you want to gift (if you are doing so), the date, the occasion and so on.  Double check the contents for errors before you print it.  Add some decorations and trimmings...

Homemade Peach Cobbler Recipes

Homemade Peach Cobbler Recipes
Cobbler is one of the traditional dishes in some countries like Great Britain and America. To make this delectable dish, you can use fruits like peach as main ingredient. Peach cobbler is nutritious, delectable and easy to prepare. If you like to serve this dessert to your children and partner, it is advantageous to learn some of the best homemade peach cobbler recipes. Old Homemade Peach Cobbler To make this dessert, you need a cup of butter, two cups sugar, 1 ½ cup self rising flour, 1 ½ cup water and a small can of sliced peaches with heavy syrup. Heat a pan on medium fire. Melt butter in the pan. Add the sugar, flour and water in the pan. Stir and mix well. Transfer the batter to a baking dish. Top the batter with peaches. Pour the syrup over the peaches. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Place the baking dish inside the oven. Bake the dessert for an hour. Check if the color of the dessert becomes golden brown. If not, return to oven and bake for another five minutes to ten...

Homemade Hair Dye

Homemade Hair Dye
Hair dye (also known as hair coloring) refers to a substance or chemical applied to change the natural color of the hair. There are various types of hair dye namely, temporary hair color, semi permanent, demi permanent, permanent and hair lighteners. The use of commercial hair coloring can have negative effects like allergy as well as hair breakage. To lessen the chances of experiencing these effects, it is best to use homemade hair dye. Discussed below are the procedures and some recipes that can be followed to make the hair coloring that you desire. Homemade Red Hair Coloring To make the dye, you need herbs that can be used to color the hair. For this project, you need ½ cup beet juice and ½ cup carrot juice. You also need an old bowl. Mix the juices in a bowl. Pour the mixture to the part of the hair that you want to color. Sit under the sun and let the hair absorbs the mixture for an hour. Rinse the dye. Homemade Blonde Hair Coloring The materials and ingredients that you will need...

Homemade Yogurt

Homemade Yogurt
There are many ways you can serve up homemade yogurt. Not only can you try different ingredients, but there are also various cooking methods you can use. Flavored Yogurt Ingredients 1/3 cup of sugar, honey or choco syrup 1/3 cup of molasses 1/3 cup of malt 1/3 cup of non fat milk Whole milk (1 quart) Instructions Scald the milk. Put the chosen sweetener in a cup and stir it. Allow the sugar to dissipate before adding any more flavoring. Among the most popular choices are lemon juice, coffee and mint. Whichever you choose, just put in a teaspoon of the extract. Place it in the yogurt making machine and follow the instructions. Ways of Making Homemade Yogurt First you prepare the ingredients. For the most basic, milk and plain yogurt are all that’s needed. Add more flavorings if you want. Here are your options for making them. The easiest method is with the yogurt machine. Just put in all the ingredients and follow the instructions as set down. You can also use a thermos. Put milk in...

Homemade Notepad

Homemade Notepad
Homemade notepads are fun and easy to make especially if you use it as a way to get in touch with little children. It’s a great idea for a family home activity or something to do with your little kids when they can’t go out in the rain to play. The materials you’re going to use to make a homemade notepad can be easily purchased or sometimes immediately found right in your home. Watching your kids make one will reveal to you their innate creativity. Needed Materials Most of the stuff you need to create or construct a homemade notepad with your kids can be found at home. You basically need some paper, white glue, some paintbrushes, some cardboards, objects that you can use as weights, and a fine edged knife or a pair of scissors. As a safety precaution, you should supervise your children while doing this activity especially when handling cutting tools. You should be the one to handle the scissors and other cutting materials you use for this project. Another piece of equipment you...
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