Sunday, May 24, 2009

Memorial Day

We will be closed Monday, May 25th for Memorial Day. Please have a safe and happy holiday!

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

All Day Crop

Our 2nd All Day Scraporium Crop is officially scheduled for Saturday, August 29th from 9:00am - 6:00pm at River of Life Church (on the other side of Publix). We are still in the process of finalizing a price but sign up starts now. Call or e-mail the shop to sign up, payment will be due a week before the crop.

CHA is Coming Up

CHA will be in Orlando open to the public July 31st and August 1st. Here is the flyer explaining how to get a great discount on tickets, just go to and enter code SUPER23 when ordering tickets for your discount! Oh, and by the way, we'll have a booth there so be sure to stop by and say hi.

Just click on this flyer for a bigger picture:

June Schedule

- Stained Glass Using Paper Class
Date: Saturday, May 30th
Time: 10am - 12pm
Instructor: Kim
Cost: $15 supplies included
See store for page idea

-Summer Days Acrylic Class
Date: Saturday, June 13th
Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Instructor: Michelle Van Etten
Cost: $50 all supplies included

-Java Crop
CORRECTION: Date: Friday, June 26th
Time: 5:00pm - 12:00am
Cost: $10

Homemade Liquid Laundry Soap Recipe

What you need:

4 cups hot tap water
1 Fels-Naptha soap bar
1 cup washing soda
1/2 cup Borax


-Grate bar of soap and add to saucepan with water. Stir continually over medium low heat until soap dissolves and is melted.

- Fill a 5 gallon bucket half full of hot tap water. Add melted soap, washing soda and Borax. Stir well until all powder is dissolved. Fill bucket to top with more hot water. Stir, cover and let sit over night to thicken.

- Stir and fill a used, clean, laundry soap dispenser half full with soap and then fill rest of way with water. Shake before each use.

-Optional: You can add 10-15 drops of essential oil per 2 gallons. Add once soap has cooled. Ideas: lavender, rosemary, tea tree oil.

-Yield: Liquid soap recipe makes 10 gallons

-Top load machine: 5/8 cup per load (Approx. 180 loads)

-Front load machine: 1/4 cup per load (Approx. 640 loads)

This ends up costing about a quarter per gallon, what an awesome way to save some money each month.

New Daisy Bucket Product

We just got in this super cute patterned paper, come in to check it out :)