Dee Westwood

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50 Insanely Delicious Slow-Cooker Soup Recipes

Winter was made for mugs of hot cocoa, pajama-clad Netflix marathons and dipping crispy bread into piping soup. Here, 50 delicious slow-cooker recipes to get you going.<p><b>See the full list of 50 recipes here.</b><p><b>Slow-Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup. Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Springtime Minestrone. Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>French</b> …

The Magical World Of Australian Mushrooms By Steve Axford

Steve Axford, the master mushroom photographer living in Australia whose work we wrote about earlier, is back with more stunning and colorful macro …

Botany

9 Ways To Boost Productivity Of Your Morning Routine

There is every reason to take advantage of your morning routines. Because we are always more productive after we wake up, taking advantage of the …

DIY: Pumpkin Carving Ideas, Milky Way Edition

Every year I attempt to carve a pumpkin that’s somewhat on the subtler end of the spectrum from the wide, toothy grinned pumpkins of my childhood. …

Herbal remedies? Now take healthier lessons from the land

Photograph: Katy Peters/Trill Farm<p>Gotland sheep on Trill Farm in Devon. Photograph: Katy Peters/Trill Farm<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/8/7/1407406700743/33ad3f8c-ae7a-4ffe-9d3a-17b159749525-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Katy Peters/Trill Farm<p>Gotland sheep on Trill …

Recipes, DIY, Home Decor & Crafts

Light Extending Table

This innovative dining table extends with ease and elegance, offering three possible lengths. The tabletop is made from engineered solid wood, a …

DIY: Razor Clam Pendant Light

One sure sign of summer in my family: Aunt Sheila coming in from the flats carrying a bag full of razor-clam shells. These she employs to add texture …

A Miracle Treatment to Make Your Feet Feel Like They Checked Into a Spa

Whether you’ve been pounding the city pavement to chase after cherry blossoms or crouching in the garden to harvest your garlic scapes, your feet …

Bath Inspiration: Rose and Vanilla Bath Bombs

Getting started on your Valentine’s Day making? Give stressed out friends and family a break from packed schedules and busy days with this lovely heart-shaped rose and vanilla bath bombs idea from Henry Happened!<p>Want to make some bathtub chemistry of your own? (That’s literal chemistry, not …

Flashback: Paper Beads to String a Bracelet

<b>By Olivia DeMirjian</b><br>Photos by <b>Susan Sheridan</b><p>Over the summer, I went to art class with my mom, who is an artist. Her art teacher showed me a project that really interested me – colorful bracelets made out of paper and glue. She showed me how to cut and roll the paper to create a bead. Each bead was …

Personalized Postcard Pillow

If you’ve ever wanted to send someone a message that they can snuggle up with, then take a look at this made-to-order Personalized Postcard Pillow from Etsy seller OliveHandmade.<p>[via Handmade Pride]

Denim Do-it-All Bins

<b>By Betz White</b><br>Repurposing with denim is a natural. Who doesn’t have an extra pair of jeans lying around that are outgrown, out of fashion or worn out in some way? Put that denim to good use by making up a few Denim Do-it-All Bins. They’re great for organizing your yarn stash, magazines, or craft …

How-To: Agate Slice Wall Art

Bring some seriously stunning natural decor into your home with this tutorial for creating your own gorgeous agate slice wall art that Clare from Etsy shared on the Etsy blog.<p>As a kid, I had boxes and boxes of interesting rock and gem specimens, all categorized, labeled, and ready for museum …

DIY Tree Stump Side Tables

I have always loved seeing tree stumps that people have spruced up to become a part of their homes. They always looks so stunning! I've seen ones …

DIY – BATIK DYE WALL HANGING

Nicole and I have partnered up again for the second installment of our DIY series! Coming at you once a month! Remember last month’s watercolor paper …

Before & After: Recycled Slate + Branch Table

I used to gravitate toward mid-century furniture, and would have happily filled my home with all those smooth, sleek curves and rounded corners. Now …

Make It: Rustic Hanging Coat Rack DIY

If floor space in your entryway is at a premium, try this simple hanging coat rack idea!<p>All you need is a branch, some rope (Line from the blog Deas …

Hanging Vase Display

It's no secret that we love flowers here at the studio. We would probably have them on every surface of the house if we could, so we are always …

5 Beautiful Ways to Make Fresh Herbs Last Longer

Hiding a limp bundle of fresh rosemary or thyme in the back of the crisper drawer? I call this pure sacrilege. Herbs should be celebrated both for …

Wood Slice Cutting Board

This wood slice cutting board is so rustic and masculine, it might even be a little sexy. Via Man Made

Herbs: make the most of nature's medicine cabinet

Discover for yourself the healing properties of herbs that have been an open secret for centuries<p>Plants have been healing our ailments for centuries. In fact they were our sole remedy until the relatively recent arrival of the pharmaceutical companies.<p>Even now, 40 per cent of all drugs and 70 per …

DIY Love Potion: Medicine Vials as Wall Vases

Valentine’s Day comes at the moment I need it most. By February, wooly socks and furry blankets have begun to lose their magic. Even if warmer days …