Winter Crafts

Orange & Cinnamon Soy Candles

Winter is a perfect time to create crafts with elements from the garden.  Integrate this with teaching grade 5 – 7s social entrepreneurs and you have the makings of a Holiday Market which can raise money to buy compost and seeds for the Spring for your school garden.
Here are the students at Trafalgar Elementary School with all of their goodies – they created:


Orange & Cinnamon Soy Candles Recipe

This is a great recipe & super simple to make.  I love creating soy candles in a masonry jar.  You just need to find a good wholesale soy wax company.  I love Wicks & Wax in Burnaby & the staff are so helpful.

Orange & Cinnamon Soy Candles

Peppermint Bath Bombs Recipe

I used this recipe and just added about double the amount of coconut oil.  Of course I had to try them out in my bath and my skin felt so silky soft.

Peppermint Bath Bombs

Hot Chocolate in a Jar Recipe

These sold out – a top hit with the kids.

Hot Chocolate in a Jar

Herb Stick Recipe

Another sell out!  Smelled so great and perfect to sprinkle on top of a pasta, meat or rice dish.Herb Sticks

Ginger Snap Cookies Recipe

Delicious & students loved them.  We sold over 300 in 30 minutes with a coconut milk hot chocolate.

Ginger Snap Cookies

There are so many ideas to create a DIY Holiday Craft Market.  Have fun holiday crafting!

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