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Basil Syrup for Lemonade Recipe, by Porch Nook. It has a strong basil taste with a hint of sweetness. In addition to lemonade, I also use it in iced tea, cocktails, on fresh fruit (strawberries, blueberries, melon and pineapple) or lemon sorbet.

Basil Syrup for Lemonade Recipe

In addition to lemonade, this seasonal elixir can also be use it in iced tea, cocktails, on fresh fruit or lemon sorbet.
Before throwing your lemon peels in the trash, try this super easy candied lemon recipe! A dreamy, all-natural treat that will impress your friends and family.

Easy Candied Lemon Peel Recipe

Before throwing your lemon peels in the trash, try this super easy candied lemon recipe! A dreamy all natural treat that will impress your friends and family.
Pregnant and Painting Furniture

Pregnant and Painting Furniture

The most common question related to pregnancy and paint exposure has to do with painting the new baby’s nursery or decorating the house before the...
How to Deal with a Troller

How to Deal with a Troller

I've been TROLLED, and if you know me, you know I'm gonna turn this into a positive. I can't help myself! Why am I sharing this experience? I have ...
Porch Nook | How To Identify Lead Paint on Vintage Decor

How To Identify Lead Paint on Vintage Decor

The moment I walked through her front door, my friend anxiously grabbed my arm and marched us straight to her living room to present her latest rus...
7 Tips For Finding Curb Side Treasures

7 Tips For Finding Curb Side Treasures

Finding, as well as identifying, great curb finds is both an art and science. Each furniture painting artist has their own methodology of curb scou...
Porch Nook | 3 Easy Ways to Care for Wax Sealed Furniture

3 Easy Ways to Care for Wax Sealed Furniture

Nothing compares to the soft luster and rich glow of a freshly waxed piece. The decision to seal with wax should not be taken lightly; it is an ar...
Decorating with Rose Hips

Decorating with Rose Hips

Even after the pedals fall off the rose, there’s still plenty of beauty to behold. Fall ushers in the season for rose hips, those red to orange co...
How to Pick the Right Paint Color for your Furniture Project

How to Pick the Right Paint Color for your Furniture Project

(Porch Nook color on coffee table: Marigold) Imagine this—you've just scored the garage sale finds of the year and fell in love because you, and y...
Porch Nook | How to paint upholstered furniture

How to Paint Upholstered Furniture

Tell me… how many beautiful pieces have you passed up because you didn’t want to shoulder the cost of reupholstering? Breathing new life into beat...
7 Unique Piano Bench Makeovers

7 Unique Piano Bench Makeovers

Being resourceful, having fun, seeing the potential of every object to be transformed, is the ultimate authentic creative style statement we strive...
Porch Nook | Flower Garden Stamped Easter Eggs

Flower Garden Stamped Easter Eggs

This Easter Egg Decorating Fanatic has finally landed on a favorite technique! Stamping garden imagery with fluid chalk. I can’t think of a better...