Includes lavender bath and body recipes, instructions on how to dry lavender and other free homemade gift ideas. Take care, Jill (: Hi RTalloni! Thanks so much for posting. You may also substitute your favorite herb for the rosemary—or simply omit it. Many herbs may be used to flavor oil; however, rosemary, savory and thyme are good choices for oil that will be used in savory dishes. Make sure the rosemary remains immersed in oil. carol stanley from Arizona on November 26, 2012: Loved this about herbs. Thanks. Lots of great ideas. Lightly crush the herbs to release their oils. Make pesto with it and freeze it in cubes in an ice cube tray. Nov 15, 2020 - Explore Rosemary Nieuwkoop's board "crafts" on Pinterest. Directions for Use. To make herb-infused oil, add two to three sprigs of clean, crushed herbs to a sealable jar that has been sterilized and allowed to dry. Great ideas, will be trying several of them. Strawberry and Rosemary Jam: A summery jam made with stewed strawberries, sugar, and fresh rosemary. Your photographs are so beautiful! Lemon Rosemary Bundt Cake: An aromatic bundt cake made with fresh rosemary leaf, lemon zest, and candied lemon peel. Dice into small pieces and blend with the butter until well combined. Dry the rosemary stems and place them on a sheet of wax paper. Set the mixture in a warm spot. Use long straight branches as skewers for shrimp, stabbing each shrimp twice. Strain the herbal infusion and then add about two tablespoons of unscented liquid soap. tutorial. Take care, Jill (: Awesome hub! I shall have to come back to this one. What do you need? Herbed sugar really looks pretty (the herb dries up and flakes) in a glass sugar bowl. I love products made from herbs and are homemade. Press or roll the section of candle with the liquid wax over the rosemary stem. How to make your pipe cleaner Rosary: 1. This seems simple enough and I love using fresh herbs in skincare products. The pleasant herbal aroma will dispel cooking odors, tobacco smells and other unpleasant scents. Rosemary Pesto. I'm not sure what the herbs for that would be but it sounds like a cool idea if anybody is into temporary tattoos. - or give live baby rosemary bushes away to your firends and family. Ask MetaFilter is a question and answer site that covers nearly any question on earth, where members help each other solve problems. --Jill. I hope you are having a beautiful start to your week. What can I grow indoors in 4-inch clay pots? Throw lots of branches on the coals of a barbecue. ... She loves to bake, cook, make kid's crafts and create decorative items for her home. Your rosemary pressed herb candles are now ready to burn or give away as gifts. To flavor oils that will be used in sweet batters, try lavender or herbs in the mint family. Learn more details and find out ways to participate. DIY Rosemary Letter Wreath – Iron and Twine 9. I also thought of another one! I'm very much a novice photographer, but I found that having a backdrop made the objects look better. Whenever you've got a rosemary surplus on your hands, just turn to one of these recipes to get it out of your crisper drawer and into your stomach ASAP. Crystal Tatum from Georgia on November 26, 2012: How interesting! Thanks, jimfl. I love all these ideas, especially the sugar, which I had never heard about. Then store the grated herbs in sealable jars. Thanks for stopping by! Rosemary oil looks pretty in a decanter from an old cruet set. 2. Place dried herbs in the center of a pretty hankie or scrap of material at least five inches square. That is a great idea! I will have to try out your sugar one. For great color and flavor, sear it first in a skillet, then rub the meat all over with minced garlic and rosemary before popping it in the oven. If you can harvest enough sizable branches, little wreaths make excellent gifts. You probably already know that I’m really big on taking ordinary things and making something out of nothing, as they say. I will not repeat the instructions here as you can find them at premeditatedleftovers.com. The Gala approaches! It's always good to get some positive feedback. (: Take care, Jill, Hi Glimmer Twin Fan. I used old linens. After two weeks, strain the witch hazel mixture into a clean container. I just recently made some herbal hand sanitizer using essential oils, witch hazel and vodka and loved it. Ask MetaFilter is where thousands of life's little questions are answered. Jill Spencer (author) from United States on November 30, 2012: Hi Ov! All sorts of herbs may be added to oil & vinegar. To every person you have ever met. Thanks for commenting! To make, add 1-2 teaspoons of rosemary leaves per cup of hot water and steep for 10 minutes. If using dried herbs in place of fresh, use 1/3 the amount. Your bottles are gorgeous! For easy one-of-a-kind gifts, store herb-infused oils, vinegars, astringents & liquid soaps in pretty bottles from the flea market or local junk shop. Lavender particularly is good for this. Put a fresh small branch of it on your car's defrost vent (up near the windsheild) - mmmmm.... You could make infused olive oil to give as gifts for Christmas. People from all walks of life use incense as well as most religions around the world. The options are endless. Each of these “days” is full of herbal learning with arts & crafts, hands-on activities, tastings and more. Jill likes cooking, writing, painting, & stewardship, and studies gardening through MD Master Gardener & Master Naturalist programs. It's nice to have dried herbs on hand for burning after cooking. Wonder if a herb-infused vodka base would work. Pour two cups of granulated sugar over the crushed herbs a ¼ cup at a time, mixing well after each addition. I love this kind of thing. Voted up and interesting. Jill Spencer (author) from United States on April 08, 2013: moonlake from America on January 03, 2013: Great idea and great gifts. It'll keep for months. Rosemary is easy to grow indoors in a pot, so you can grab your cuttings all year long, not just in the warm months. 3. I always throw a few sprigs of rosemary on the BBQ when I'm grilling; on the grill with the food. To make these place cards, you only need cards, a hole punch, and about five-to-six-inch long sprigs of rosemary. It's particularly nice at a tea or for the holiday table. Place the jar in a cool, dark place, stirring or shaking it every two to three days. I'm always looking for things like this that are unique. posted by NYCnosh at 3:57 PM on September 20, 2005 . Rosemary plants Centerpiece – Loulou Sucre Blog 7. Even if you're short on time, you could still mix it up and include the directions on a pretty little card. These beads are the 10 Hail Mary beads. From using it to make your clothes smell fresh to scenting your bath, you’re going to love each of the 7 unique ways to use rosemary. Strain the dried leaves from the mixture and pour the rosemary oil into a … Seal the jar and let it stand out of the sun two weeks, shaking up the mixture occasionally. I’ve made the rosemary salt and given as Christmas gifts. Brush the melted wax onto the sides of the candle. Rosemary can take on many holiday roles. Enjoy using rosemary in these recipes too: Simmer in vinegar and water in a covered pan for as long as you want, and use as a hair tonic (thickens and darkens hair). After cleansing face, apply toner with a clean cotton ball. Thanks so much for a really informative and interesting hub. We have a couple of monstrous rosemary plants. Fill the jar with unscented alcohol, leaving about one inch of room at the top. (: --Jill. Thanks for sharing with fabulous photos. Can you imagine that?! They are also excellent for sautés. Rosemary, garlic, and oregano create a mouth watering aroma. Thanks for commenting, tlpoague. She first began gardening as a child alongside her grandfather on her parents' farm. Pile a pinch or two of dried, grated herbs into a candle holder or incense burner and light. Hope you do try to sugar. Rosemary grows from cuttings very easily. Voted up and sharing:). Strawberry-Rosemary Yogurt Pops. Gather up the corners and tie off the "hobo sack" with a length of ribbon or a piece of raffia. Once cured, trim the wicks with scissors. Welcome to HubPages! How to Make Rosemary Castile Shampoo. Going to link into some of my DIY skin care and gift hubs. Thanks. As always, nice to hear from you! Take care, Jill (: Ov Strickland from El Segundo, CA on November 30, 2012: What a great idea!!! make paper with rosemary in it. Beautiful hub with great gift ideas. They are easy and useful and just plain lovely, especially for herb lovers--thanks for a great post! Here’s what you’ll need to make a rosemary wreath: bunch of rosemary; grapevine wreath (mine was 6″ but smaller would be perfect for gifts) floral wire; scissors; ribbon (here’s a link to the red and white ribbon) Stick the ends of the rosemary into the wreath spaced apart. Then add a big handful of fresh herbs. Hi Suzie HQ-- Most of the bottles are from an incomplete cruet set that was passed down to me. The skin toner is ready to use. If you like the idea of place cards, Teri and Jenny’s Rosemary Sprig Place Cards at Spoon Fork Bacon are easy to make with sprigs of fresh rosemary, white place cards and a mini paper punch. Directions. 1. It may also be used in recipes for cookies, cakes and other sweet treats. Nice to hear from you! Soften a stick of real butter (do not melt). Glad you stopped by. A potted rosemary shrub, decorated with tiny, twinkly lights, becomes a tabletop Christmas tree. Sell it at the local flea, farmer's or grower's market. Make sure the beads are positioned at the center of the pipe cleaner. Because the wreath dries beautifully, you can use the rosemary for cooking in your favorite recipes. Herbal toner is particularly easy to make. I know my mother would love this. Herb-infused oils will keep approximately two months when stored in a cool, dark location. Hi coffeegginmyrice--I bet your kids like the peppermint sugar, esp. Meanwhile, wash and dry rosemary, removing the leaves from the stems. Follow with moisturizer. Then using floral wire, tie the rosemary to the wreath. They are incredibly easy to follow. All posts copyright their original authors. Let them set for at least a day or up to a week before straining. It's never too late. Make bags and give them to your friends? Rosemary is a robust and most versatile herb with a flavour that complements a wide variety of dishes and ingredients. Brush with olive oil, sprinkle with salt and pepper and grill them. I have always thought it difficult to photograph still life. Put rosemary sprigs in a warm honey & water mixture. Repeat the straining process until your oil is clear. Jill Spencer (author) from United States on November 26, 2012: Hi Londonlady! Make pesto with it and freeze it in cubes in an ice cube tray. Your mom sounds like my kind of girl. posted by heeeraldo at 3:36 PM on September 20, 2005 . In Christianity, Buddhism and Hinduism, for example, the use of incense symbolizes reverence and devotion to … What a wonderful idea for the upcoming holidays. Rosemary Garlic Bread is an aromatic delight that is reminiscent of Grandma’s kitchen on a lazy Sunday morning! --Jill. That's just what a male stay-at-home cooking, baking, gardener wants to hear. Rosemary Hair Rinse. mmmmmmmmmmmmm. Or set up a roadside stand one day over the weekend. Castile soap is a generic name given to soap originating from vegetable oil sources (as opposed to the traditional tallow fat). Lavender skin toner graces an old decanter from a flea market. You could also add in sage, onions, carrots, and celery for a bit different flavor. Then store the grated herbs in sealable jars. Each one of these ideas deserves a bravo, and there's still time to make some up for Christmas giving! Hi Carol! Align both pipe cleaner ends. Potatoes are crispy like french fries, just serve with ketchup. Pour vinegar that has been brought to the boil over the herbs, leaving about ½ an inch at the top. Definitely giving some of these a go! Herbal infusions, the basis for herbal hand soaps and skin toners, are simple to make, requiring no fancy equipment or special skills. Hey, Crystal Tatum. ... Drying lavender is simple and easy to do, and will make your house smell divine! Essences of thyme, rosemary, and parsley infuse roasted root vegetables as they cook in a 425ºF oven. Love the herb garden markers. I was able to make the scrub very easily and used rosemary from my own garden so it was very inexpensive to make. All you will need is sugar, lemon, rosemary and olive oil. Native to the Mediterranean, its bittersweet green leaves resemble pine needles. The glass bottles look perfect for a pretty display in the kitchen. if you put a little colored sugar in it. Thank you for these useful, awesome and interesting gift and kitchen ideas. I didn't realize how easy some of these things could be made. A great recipe is to peel and slice sweet potatoes 1/2 rounds peel about 6-8 whole hardline cloves. What great ideas for gifts and even for my own pantry. The incense made that way is different and simple. tebo from New Zealand on November 27, 2012: What a lovely hub to read and admire the photographs. Although many of us usually limit its use to our culinary activities, this little herb is way to precious when it … Rosemary tied on a chair – Elizabeth Anne Design 10. Try using other yogurt flavors like lemon, raspberry or blueberry. Dolores Monet from East Coast, United States on May 15, 2013: Love your ideas for using herbs and making gifts with them. You can use it in the same way you would use dried lavender--. A pinch or two of home dried is much less cloying when burnt than commercially made incense. It'll keep for months. Place three to four sprigs of clean, fresh herb that have been slightly crushed to release their oils into a sealable jar. For a more strongly scented soap, add one or two drops of essential oil as well. Chemical Free Toy Cleaning – Mommy Testers 8. DIY Rosemary Wreaths bring a bit of the outdoors in and give you the glorious and fresh smell of Rosemary during the long cold winter season. Next, your candle will need to cure for 48 hours undisturbed. Why do my rosemary plants die every winter. 1/2 cup dried rosemary. Kris Heeter from Indiana on November 26, 2012: Thanks for sharing these great ideas! I love how simple and pretty this is, particularly with the way they’ve styled it above, tucked into a folded napkin. I'm sure there's a recipe out there somewhere. Here is a crafty party we hosted: Crafts For A Dreamy Slumber Party ~ Herb Days ~ Make a new plant friend for the day! Great hub! Wreaths made from fresh rosemary are both lovely and fragrant. Enjoy a sprinkle of yummy rosemary on roasted veggies, in bean dishes, and even as a tasty flavoring for savory breads. It's yummy! Good morning sweet friends. Encourage your child to thread 10 beads through a pipe cleaner. DIY Rosemary Seasalt Favors – Best Day Ever 5. Second the pesto idea - just puree it with enough olive oil to be a pourable sludge, then freeze. Using herbs really can be simple. Jill Spencer (author) from United States on December 20, 2012: Hi azrestoexp. I used thyme, rosemary, and lemon rinds. Herbs and essential oils can be used to make so many wonderful gifts for all of the family. Add herbal vinegar to salads and salad dressings. And don’t forget your tea cup where rosemary stars as a delicious revitalizing tea. Thanks for leaving a comment. Amazingly enough I had never heard of that one before, but know of plenty of family members that will enjoy it. Warm delicious homemade bread with just the right amount of Rosemary to make it a great bread for everyday use or a special occasion. Rosemary can deck the halls as an element of wreaths, swags, or potpourris, or flavor Yuletide cordials, wines, and ales. Store refridgerated. To make herbal incense, rub dried lavender, rosemary or some other herb of your choice through a sieve or against a grater. Use long straight branches as skewers for shrimp, stabbing each shrimp twice. OOO, hey Specklet, can I have the recipe for rosemary polenta bread too? (Light olive oil or canola oil both work well.). That sounds really good. Pictured (left to right): lavender, chocolate mint, rosemary. Easy lavender crafts with step-by-step instructions for fragrant creations. Pot up the cuttings and consider whether you want to use them structurally in your garden - create a hedge? Like ordinary sugar, herb-infused sugar can be added to tea and coffee. Add clean herbs of your choice to dry, sterilized, sealable glass bottles, half filling each jar. Marites Mabugat-Simbajon from Toronto, Ontario on November 26, 2012: I love herbs and enjoy adding them in my cooking. Hey Kris, I don't have any essential oils. Need to make the sugar scrub. A few tablespoons of colored sugar & a cupcake liner add fun color to a jar of herbal sugar. They are simple to craft using existing candles, wax and dried rosemary stems. Deb Hirt from Stillwater, OK on November 26, 2012: This is fantastic. Straing out the rosemary and then serve the honey over lemon sherbet with slices of blood oranges and kiwi fruit. Thanks for linking with me! Then strain out the herbs. I love the idea of herb-infused sugar. Hope you give it a try. Drop a cube into soups, sauces, casseroles, pasta, whatever. I am so happy to be joining Lucy and each one of you again today to share another inspiring project. Take care, Jill. Boneless Garlic and Rosemary Rubbed Prime Rib with Red Wine Mushroom Sauce Anchor dinner with a festive rib roast. 1/2 cup olive oil Combine all ingredients in a saucepan over medium heat until the oil is warm. This is definitely motivation for me to get another rosemary plant. 5- After two to four weeks, to get every bit of the rosemary out of the oil, strain the mixture through a few layers of clean, dry cheesecloth. Turn off the stove and let the rosemary marinate in the oil for an additional 20 minutes. Hi aviannovice--The herbal sugar seems to be everyone's favorite. Voted up and awesome. Cool idea! Also, I use rosemary branches for shish kabob skewers (shave off most of the leaves, but leave them on at the end, and sharpen the other (thick) end). Take care, Jill. "To preserve fresh rosemary, freeze whole sprigs in freezer bags - this preserves more of the flavor than drying.". 2nd row: 6. Pour oil that has been warmed on the stove into the jars, covering the herbs completely. Dill, rosemary and thyme are good choices. (: --Jill. The sugar is ready when the the sprigs dry and break up into small pieces. These are all great ideas; I'd do them all. Allow Your Rosemary Candles to Cure. To make herbal hand soap, fill approximately ¼ of a wide-mouthed Mason jar with fresh herbs, packing the herbs down into the jar with a wooden spoon. Herb-infused oils taste great in salads. Jill Spencer (author) from United States on May 15, 2013: Thanks, Dolores. Nice to hear from you! When the jar has cooled to room temperature, seal it and store it in a cool, dark location for a week. Season the tops and side of the chicken with salt and pepper, then brush over the top with olive oil. Rosemary Butter. Suzanne Ridgeway from Dublin, Ireland on November 26, 2012: What an awesome hub, loved your info and beautiful pics. Glad to hear from you. The bottle with lavender toner in it was purchased by my mom at a flea market for $1.50. Will order some. We planted strawberries a few years ago and these tangy-sweet frozen yogurt pops are my very favorite treats to make with them! Teri and Jenny also shared a tutorial for fresh Rosemary Wreath Place Cards that may take a bit more time to assemble with florist’s wire , but may better suit the look you want for your table. 26 Apr. While they make a stylish statement as a front door decoration, they are also perfect as functional kitchen décor. To make herbal skin toner, pour one cup of witch hazel into a sealable jar. Disclaimer: This website contains general information about gardening, natural beauty, crafts, DIY projects, and recipes. The Dirt Farmer has been an active gardener for over 30 years. Use on breads or meats or slathered on crackers. Thanks for stopping by. Could one make henna from scratch? Or, drizzle it over steak fries prior to baking. Thanks for commenting. Pile a pinch or two of dried, grated herbs into a candle holder or incense burner and light. Great to hear from you! Rosemary, with its resemblance to the evergreen foliage and its probable presence in most gardens and balconies, is a great alternative to the usual holiday greens. Lately, due to the cold temperatures, I find myself doing smaller projects like making natural handmade soap and cooking healthy food.I’ll get back to more painted furniture projects when the temps break a little. Today, The Dirt Farmer gardens at home, volunteers at community gardens and continues to learn about gardening through the MD Master Gardener program. I love your beautiful photos too and definitely would start mixing sugar with herb (just for me for the start); don't know what kids might think, lol. Appreciate it. Join 6,470 readers in helping fund MetaFilter. Soak work-roughened hands in herbal liquid soap for ten minutes to soften cuticles and calluses. Rosemary roasted almonds – Scandi Foodie. It is all natural and very useful. See more ideas about crafts, crafts for kids, spring crafts. Yes, these would be very easy to make on a regular basis for yourself if you're a herb grower. Adding a fresh sprig of herbs to the vinegar after straining is optional. It lasts up to two months when refrigerated. Melt a small amount of paraffin candle wax in the microwave. Use oil infused with rosemary and/or thyme in place of butter when basting chicken. Rosemary Gift Wrap Ornament – Laurie Kaiser 4. Rosemary Homemade Soap Recipe. When the jars have cooled a bit, seal them. Sounds cool! To make herbal incense, rub dried lavender, rosemary or some other herb of your choice through a sieve or against a grater. Voted up. Homemade gifts are thoughtful, more natural, more environmentally friendly, and nearly always cheaper! Great hub as always. Take care, Jill (: Arizona's Restoration Experts, LLC on December 20, 2012: Glad to discover you. Incense made from dried, grated lavender dispels unpleasant odors. Jill. She is a crafting expert and guru in the kitchen and has appeared online and in print publications many times over the years. Twist 2 ends of the pipe cleaner, just right after the point where the beads end. I'd love to get fresh herbs from a friends who had a surplus. It's super refreshing. The smoke makes meat taste great. The perfect way to learn about a new herb. The oil is ready to use. 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