Lilac lemonade

I’ve got a great tip for spring lemonade! From lilac blossoms! I have to admit that until now I had no idea that the lilac is edible at all, but I tried it and it ‘s excellent. Very sweet, floral and beautifully fragrant. In addition to the lemonade, this syrup can be used to sweeten tea, pancakes, or perhaps an ice cream. Continue reading “Lilac lemonade”

Balcony pond

Balcony pond

So I threw myself into another gardening experiment. I love water features in the garden and I plan to build a wildlife pond in our cottage garden. At the same time, I would love to have a piece of water also here at home, so I searched the internet for some inspiration and I made a simple mini pond from a large flower container. Continue reading “Balcony pond”

DIY soy candles with essential oils

As a lover of Yankee Candles, I have always wanted to try home-made scented candles. It’s so simple and the result is absolutely beyond expectations. I used a fair amount of essential oils, so they smell really beautiful and the vegetable wax with natural scents is a lot healthier and greener option compared to paraffin. Try it! Continue reading “DIY soy candles with essential oils”

Delicious lavender syrup

Delicious lavender syrup

The lavender season is coming soon, its fragrance is an unmistakable symbol of summer for me, and whenever I feel it, I remember the vast lavender fields in my beloved Provence. Continue reading “Delicious lavender syrup”