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DIY Eco-Friendly Gifts

Green Queen Jennifer Hankey shares eco-friendly gifts on 'Atlanta & Company'

Do you have all your gifts under the tree? If you're looking for a last-minute, DIY solution, check out these eco-friendly wins and top tips from The Green Queen Jennifer Hankey:

HOMEMADE SUGAR SCRUB WITH COFFEE, CACAO AND PEPPERMINT

  • ½ cup of ORGANIC LIGHT BROWN SUGAR
  • ¼ OF GROUND COFFEE ( FRESHLY GROUND WILL SMELL THE BEST)
  • 2 TABLESPOONS OF ORGANIC RAW CACAO POWDER
  • 1/2 CUP OF JOJOBA OIL OR AVOCADO OIL  
  • 10 DROPS OF PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL

INFUSED OLIVE OIL TUSCAN STYLE 

  • 1 TABLESPOON ORGANIC DRIED BASIL
  • 1 TABLESPOON ORGANIC DRIED OREGANO
  • 2 TABLESPOON PEPPERCORNS
  • 2-3 SPRIGS OF FRESH ROSEMARY
  • 2 CUPS OF ORGANIC EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL
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Green Queen Jennifer Hankey and Christine Pullara on 'Atlanta & Company'

INFUSED CITRUS OLIVE OIL 

  • 1 LEMON ZESTED
  • 1 LIME ZESTED
  • 1 ORANGE ZESTED
  • 2 CUPS OF ORGANIC EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL

INFUSED GARLIC OLIVE OIL 

  • 10 – 15 FRESH GARLIC CLOVES
  • 2 CUPS OF ORGANIC EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL

NATURAL PLAYDOUGH FOR KIDS 

  • 1 CUP OF ORGANIC FLOUR
  • ¼ CUP OF SALT
  • 1 TABLESPOON CREAM OF TARTAR
  • 1/2 CUP WARM WATER
  • 5-10 DROPS OF NATURAL FOOD COLORING

HOMEMADE PEPPERMINT VODKA 

  • 6 CUPS OF ORGANIC VODKA (DEPENDING ON SIZE OF BOTTLE)
  • 30 PEPPERMINT CANDIES OR 20 CANDY CANES
  • LET SIT FOR 24 HOURS
  • GREAT PAIRED WITH HOT CHOCOLATE

RED CHILE VODKA 

  • 6 CUPS OF ORGANIC VODKA
  • 4-6 LARGE DRIED RED CHILES  
  • LET CHILES INFUSE FOR 3-5 DAYS
  • STRAIN AND ADD BACK INTO AN AIRTIGHT REUSABLE BOTTLE
  • GREAT FOR BLOODY MARYS

For more eco-friendly tips during the holidays, visit https://thegreenqueen.com/ .