How to Do a Bedroom Makeover on a Budget : The Plan

This will be a series filled with unique and thrifty ideas to turn your bedroom into an oasis. I had ONE GOAL with my bedroom makeover: To see just how many things I could use that I already had and still make it look fresh and new with a touch […]

Healthy No Bake Cookies (No Heat Too!)

If you thought no-bake cookies were simple to make before, wait till you try these! Our healthy no bake cookies take only 5 minutes to make and best of all… NO HEATING WHATSOEVER! That’s because they use coconut oil which gets hard at low temps. These are treats you don’t […]

Get Organized with Plastic Bottles

 What you need to get organized might very well already be in your house… or your trash can!  Soda bottles are perfect for making all types of containers to hold goodies. Use them on your desk, in drawers or hanging on the wall! This is another wonderful way to upcycle. […]

Budget Bedroom Makeover Series

 

The Most Creative Craft Room Organization Ideas

If you only have a small area for crafting we’ll show you how to make the most of it! My craft room is also my laundry room so I had to get super creative in order to fit as much as I could into the space and still have it […]

DIY Custom Photo Books from CDs

Need a quick unique inexpensive small gift for someone?  Grab a few CDs and get some photos printed and you can make these beautiful custom photo books. You can put anything you like on them… quotes, photos, graphics etc. Make a special book for a couple that just got married, […]

Where’s Your Light? Help When You Struggle to See the Good.

If you’ve ever been overwhelmed with the bad things you see going on in the world, this little story might be of benefit. Sometimes a small thing happens and it has a huge impact on you. This was one of those things for me. Roy and I have been lucky […]

Make a Washi Tapes Dispenser From a Box

I had a small but growing collection of Washi Tapes that I kept stuffed in a box. The box was nicely labeled but it was getting harder to find what I wanted without dumping it all out and poking through it so I decided to make a dispenser and organizer […]

Free Emoji Fan Printables & Instructions (CD Craft)

Here’s a fun way to cool off. You may recall we showed you how to create some pretty hand fans using clothespins. For this modern version you can download and print our Free Emoji Fan graphics and glue them onto an old CD or DVD then attach a tongue depressor! […]

The 10 Minute Pillow Cover with Free Patterns

  You can easily create an inexpensive custom pillow cover using fabric and felt that is both beautiful and unique. Even small simple decorative pillows are expensive. By using thrift store pillows and making these quick covers, you can fill your home with amazing pillows that fit your own personality!  […]

12 Health Benefits of Cinnamon

Did you know the cinnamon in your cupboard is not real cinnamon at all? I sure didn’t. I learned that it’s actually another spice known as cassia and is sometimes referred to as “bastard cinnamon”, which in all honesty seems a bit harsh. But real cinnamon is called Ceylon (pronounced […]

Organize Fabric with a File Cabinet!

If you’re like to sew or craft and have lots of small pieces of fabric lying around we’ve got a clever and unique way to organize fabric using a hanging file cabinet. It tucks them away but open a drawer and you can see each piece easily! We used an […]

Decorative Gift Sets : Clothespin Crafts

 These pretty clothespin gift sets are inexpensive to make and come with a very unique display holder.  The perfect present for a variety of occasions they can be used for a many things from note and photo holders, to bag clips.  One of many wonderful clothespin craft we have here […]