Learning The Basics Of Crystal Healing

Bella Breakdown Crystal healing is getting more popular and more people are looking into the healing benefits of crystal therapy. We give you a basic guide on healing crystal therapy including methods of using them and the health benefits of certain crystals. Whether you have a quick break for meditation or a nap, this can be a great time for some crystal therapy. During mediation, you can hold the crystal in your hand, place on your body, or simply have some nearby during meditation. To promote healing while you sleep, you can place the crystal next to your bed...

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Simple Spiced Apple Pie Punch For All Fall Festivities

Bella Breakdown Spiced Apple Pie Punch Tis the season for apple cider and an easy cocktail recipe for hosting over the holidays. This simple recipe for Spiced Apple Pie Punch is perfect for all the cold-weather holidays especially Haloween and Thanksgiving. Print Recipe Pin Recipe Prep Time 20 minsCook Time 1 hr 40 minsTotal Time 2 hrs Course DrinksCuisine American Servings 8 DrinksCalories 1360 kcal EquipmentLarge SaucepanStrainer or Cheese ClothPitcher Ingredients  1 large Apple (recommended - Macintosh, Red Delicious, or Fuji)1/2 gallon Apple Cider (1 bottle)8 raw Cinnamon Sticks2 cups Orange Juice20 whole Cloves (optional, use cloves less for less...

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Bring Out Your Inner Mother Nature With These Garden Tips

Bella Breakdown Make the most out of your home by creating a wonderful, welcoming garden for a relaxing outdoor space. We suggest a couple of gardening projects that can instantly upgrade any outdoor space that will make you want to spend more time outside. Fragrant Scent Garden Bringing a fragrant boost to your outdoor space with flowers and plants with strong scents to enjoy everywhere. Some plants that provide unique scents include lemongrass, citronella, lavender, and honeysuckle. Butterfly Water Feeder   One of the easiest ways to achieve having a butterfly garden is to create a butterfly water feeder...

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DIY Sweet And Spice Scented Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Soap

Bella Breakdown Print Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Soap This fun DIY project gives you the chance to create your own soap with scents that are perfect for colder weather. This soap is also great for people with sensitive skin with nourishing oatmeal and goat's milk. Yield: 2 soap bars EquipmentSoap Base (silicone recommended)Microwave-Safe Measuring Cup or Bowl Materials3-4 drops Cinnamon Essential Oil10-12 drops Apple Fragrance Oil (or essential oil)5.5 oz. Goat's Milk Soap Base2 tbs Quick Oats1/8 tsp Ground Cinnamon InstructionsWeigh and cut 5.5 ounces of the goat milk soap base. Place goat milk soap in a microwave-safe cup or...

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DIY Home Hacks To Improve The Value Of Your House

Bella Breakdown Home improvement projects can be a lot of work but can literally pay off by improving your property value. These easy DIY home projects can improve the value of your home and make the most of your space. Soft Window Furnishings Heavy curtains can make a room with smaller windows feel claustrophobic and smaller, heavy curtains are made for large windows with high ceilings. Contemporary window furnishings such as Roman and Venetian blinds take up less space for a modern upgrade for any room. Pressure Wash The Patio The patio can get dirty with weather debris and...

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Crazy Crafts You Might Have Never Considered Trying

Bella Breakdown Whether your a crafting pro or a creative novice, there are all sorts of new crafting projects to explore including some that are less popular but totally should be. We breakdown some of the less popular craft projects that you’ll want to try once you know more. Paint by Diamond This is a more sparkly version of the classic paint by number project and is offered in a convenient kit that contains all the supplies you’ll need for your project. When you’re done it makes for a great piece of wall art for your home with many...

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DIY Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer With This DIY Tutorial

Bella Breakdown   DIY Hand Sanitizer If you're looking for hand sanitizer then this tutorial could help you make some from home. There are also a variety of optional ingredients to customize your hand sanitizer. Print Recipe Pin Recipe EquipmentMini FunnelSmall Spray Bottle (2 oz.)Small Mixing Bowl Ingredients  2 tbsp Carrier Oil Of Choice (coconut oil, almond oil, olive oil, or jojoba oil)1 bottle Rubbing Alcohol (90% proof or higher)1 tsp Aloe Vera (optional for thickening formula and moisturizing)1 tsp Vegetable Glycerin (optional for thickening formula and moisturizing)10-15 drops Essential Oils (optional - lemon, orange, rosemary, tea tree, cinnamon, geranium)10...

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Celebrate National Crayon Day With These Fun DIY Crayon Craft Projects

Bella Breakdown Today is a day worth celebrating one of the most beloved pieces of childhood craft projects, colored crayons. In celebration of National Crayon Day, here are a couple of craft projects using crayons for fun colorful creations. If you have a bunch of broken or worn down crayons, you can melt down the pieces and create a new crayon. The best part is that you can choose what shape and color crayons you want to create, a fun option is to get a lego brick mold so you can use them for drawing and building. There are...

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