DIY Color-Changing Fireplace Pinecones: using a bucket of water, and household items for the 'flame colorant' (yellow-table salt, yellow-green' borax, white-epsom salts, green-boric acid, red- strontium chloride) and soak overnight. throw in your fire to change the flame's color. kids would be wowed!
Fir is the most fragrant evergreen, so is the best choice for winter decorating. Look for it in store-bought wreaths and swags, or make these super easy snowflakes with fir boughs from your yard (or the florist).
Grab hanging baskets now on summer clearance sales! Add a few springs of garland, some battery operated lights, and add some pine cones and holly for this wonderful porch decoration. No need to buy one, make on! I can do this! Love it!