DIY Dollar Store Mother’s Day Gift

We are all about natural beauty here at Zest.  Mix in getting crafty with Dollar Store finds and we are talking a legit Zest it Up project! When I spied these long wooden handled spa brushes for 99C, I immediately thought of Mother’s Day.  A little sprucing and crafting could easily turn them into something trendy and chic.  Ummmm.  I …

DIY Coconut Oil & Beeswax Scented Candle

Loving, loving, loving the season change! There is something so dang magical about the arrival of autumn. I finally am reunited with my favorite sweaters, boots, cups of hot tea, and candles.  Oh, the candles!  I love cozying up with lovely candles ablaze.  My jam is scented candles that make my home smell warm and inviting.  There is something spellbinding …

DIY Teacher Gift Basket & Wood Burned Spoon

I simply adore giving gifts that reflect a little forethought and planning.  To me, there is just nothing more special than a handcrafted gift!  Especially when it proves stylish and practical.  That is basically my sentiment about this project.  A couple of days ago, I started getting revved up for celebrating Teachers Appreciation Week and made this pretty darn cute …

Lemon Stamped Tea Towel

With the changing season, I am ready for some indoor crafts and some lazy conversations over a cuppa.  Life will not dish out many days that will allow for dreamy afternoons like that, but when they come I want to be ready to snatch up that time!  In a preemptive strike sort of way, I decided to get ready for …