Homemade soap – basic recipe

Homemade soap – basic recipe

Over the summer, I started to experiment with homemade cosmetics and among other things I came across a lot of recipes for making homemade soap. It’s incredibly simple, so now I’m trying different combinations of fragrances, natural dyes and oils, and I want to share my new obsession with you.

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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”