antique silverware


Silver Cleaner

Cleaning silver has never been easier.  You’ll need a container large enough to hold the items to be cleaned, preferably made of aluminium, such as a pot, pan or jam pan, etc. Alternatively, using enough aluminium foil to cover the bottom of a glass bowl will do. Make a solution by mixing one tablespoon of soda ash per litre of hot …


hemp oil in a white bowl, cotton cloth, essential oil bottle


DIY Goo Be Gone

This recipe almost seems too good to be true! But it’s not, it actually works wonders on any sticky-gooey-gummy mess without any of the chemicals used in commercial products. I’m often removing labels from jars, tins, and bottles as I like to upcycle, but I’m often left with a sticky mess to get rid of. This homemade recipe does the …


DIY ideas. green tubing


Genius DIY projects

I love finding new ideas for using things around the home that we never thought of. Have a look at this article which repurposes things like a kid’s toy dinosaur as a toilet roll holder, makes a table out of an old suitcase and my favourite; making an outdoor mat out of an old garden hose. Brilliant!