DIY: Watercolor & Wax Paper Jewelry

Sometimes I come up with a project that I enjoy so much that it’s hard to stop to write a post. This, my friends, is one of those. It’s a simple combination of watercolor, melting wax, and punching shapes- but it’s oh so satisfying.   SUPPLIES Thick paper for Watercolor Watercolor paints and brushes Pencil… 

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DIY: Season’s Greetings Printable Herb Packet Gift

I recently created this fun holiday printable idea for Garden Therapy and thought I would share it here on A.I.M for you to enjoy! -Rachel Quick and easy holiday gifts are essential for surviving the holiday season. This free printable “Season’s Greetings” Herb Packet is perfect for small gifts and can easily fit into the… 

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RECIPE: Lemon Thyme Salt

Earlier this week I shared a sweet recipe for infusing sugar. Today I’m going to share a savory recipe for one of my favorite seasonings, salt! My thyme plant has become a bit unruly in my garden so I decided to prune and harvest some to make a seasoning salt. Lemon has become one of… 

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May DIY Challenge: Flowers

Sources left to right: Fabric Covered Flower Pots by Ashley Ann, Pom Pom Bouquet by Camille Styles, Pressed Flowers by Sweet Paul, Paper Ranunculi by Brit+Co, Seed Starts in Cupcake Tins by Tuinieren, Spring Paper Flower Garland by Lia Griffith, Edible Flower Cookies by Pretty Prudent, Felt Roses by Pretty Petals, Book Paper Flowers by… 

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DIY: Simple Handmade Paper Heart Cards with Flower Seeds Inside

The sun has made a couple of appearances, and when the sun comes out all I want to do is make paper. Why fight it? I decided to take the opportunity to make a bunch of plantable heart cards, using flower seeds and a simple pour-over paper making method (instead of my usual dip method… 

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10 Handmade Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is coming up and that means it’s time to start brainstorming gift ideas. Luckily there are plenty of online resources like giftunicorn.com where you can find loads of ideas, but sometimes it’s nice to do something a little different. We believe the best gifts are handmade (especially when they’re for mom). We’ve dug… 

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