Category Archives: Creativity

Have you tried these 4 favorite projects?

Have you tried these 4 favorite projects?

Here are 4 of your very favorite Vintage Savoir Faire projects, in case you missed them… Vintage Hair Rinse Lissa: “I’m actually doing this at the moment, only with spices: cloves and vanilla and cinnamon. Cloves is supposed to darken and bring out red highlights, and vanilla and cinnamon just smell so delicious!”   HotContinue reading

weekend inspiration

weekend inspiration

Happy Friday! Hope you’ve had a wonderful week.  Across Europe people are preparing for the month of May and its many, many holidays.  I’m a bit jealous. I’m keeping busy this week with my Integrative Nutrition course, saw a hilariously vintage Fitzrovia Radio Hour show (if you’re in London, I recommend it!), am reading Wheat Belly andContinue reading

How to color Easter eggs – with onion skins!

How to color Easter eggs – with onion skins!

When I was a kid, we colored Easter eggs every Spring.  We used those pre-packaged kits with little wire ‘dippers’ and brightly colored dye tablets. But what did kids do before the invention of Easter egg coloring kits?  They colored eggs naturally, of course. I love, love, love this project.  It’s an updated version ofContinue readingContinue reading

Q&A with Vintage Savoir Faire

Q&A with Vintage Savoir Faire

Do you have questions about whole foods, handmade beauty products, home remedies, natural health or how to spark your creativity? Send them to me! I’m starting a new regular blog post where I’ll answer reader questions. So let me know your questions, and what you’d like to learn to make!  Leave your questions as aContinue reading

Must watch film – only available online for 4 more days!

Must watch film – only available online for 4 more days!

Just a quick one to share something that is really important to me. I want to share this film that I just watched online.  It’s called Hungry for Change, and is available to watch free until the end of March (that’s 4 days!) Go now and watch it. Or read a bit more about whyContinue reading

Spark your creativity with an Artist’s Date

Spark your creativity with an Artist’s Date

You know when you have a really long to-do list, and it feels like there just isn’t enough time? Or when you run across your art/craft/baking supplies and think “I used to enjoy doing that … but I just can’t get inspired to start it again.” Or when you start to feel worn down andContinue readingContinue reading

Weekend inspirations

Weekend inspirations

Happy Friday! What did you do to nourish yourself this week? We’re well into the year, no holidays in sight … so how are you taking the time to take care of yourself? I struggled with nourishment this week.  A hectic travel schedule and no time to go to the grocery store left me eating poorlyContinue reading

Weekend Inspiration

Weekend Inspiration

Happy Friday!  What a week.  I’ve spent the week in Oslo, Norway – and while it’s always great discovering a new country, I’m looking forward to a weekend of projects at home!  Here are some of my favorite inspirations this week from around the internet… Put some of your leftover almond pulp in this GreenContinue reading

Weekend Inspiration

Weekend Inspiration

What a week!  I’m feeling so inspired after my time at the Integrative Nutrition Mega Conference.  If you’re curious about holistic nutrition and want to learn more about the program, please contact me.   Now I’m home, recovering from jet lag, and gearing up for a big weekend in the kitchen!   Here are someContinue reading

Did you notice it’s Spring? Almost.

The seasons are changing.  Can you feel it? Ok, I admit that I moan a lot about the weather in London.  It is a bit gray and cold.  But, oh, how the grayness makes me appreciate the sunny days! Sunday was one of those days.  Bright sunshine (sunshine!!).  Clear blue sky.  Pretty warm (‘ish… butContinue readingContinue reading