Do you want to handmake something for around the home? Can you crochet three simple stitches: a chain, a double crochet and a slip stitch? Then you can Crochet a Moss Stitch flannel in no time flat.
Last week our local Waitrose supermarket pears ordering system seemed to have had a mad moment. By the weekend they had crates and crates of pears for sale at 19p per kilo to get rid of them. How wonderful, for we love pears. Time to dig out the Pear & Vanilla Butter Recipe.
As promised, here is an Easy Soap Recipe. It is the one I made first. This soap made me realise that making soap was so much easier (and quicker) than I thought it was going to be. Olive Oil Soap with Shea Butter.
I have made lots of homemade soap over the past 18 months, but this is the easy soap recipe I return to often. We like mild soaps, so I just add a few drops of essential oil at the final mixing point which gives the soap a hint of fragrance.