Home Improvements

Bathroom Makeover

I hope you are all safe. I know most of you DIYers  are looking towards home improvement projects as a productive way to spend your time while social distancing.  Giani granite sent me this wonderful offer for 15% off on all their products. This is a awesome offer for all you DIYers who want to… Continue reading Bathroom Makeover

Garden

Best Herbs for Container Gardening

Time to get your hands dirty and start planting some herbs. Some of you with small outdoor patios, decks or balconies will really love this post. You don't have to have a big garden to grow herbs. You can grow them in containers, and they will flourish, even if you don't have a green thumb.… Continue reading Best Herbs for Container Gardening

Garden

Starting a Garden with Children

  Children are born explorers, and touching the cool earth, planting seeds and watching a plant grow are wonderful lessons in learning where our food comes from. Plus – they get to play in the dirt and not get in trouble for it! You can plot out an area in your yard or keep it… Continue reading Starting a Garden with Children

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Dragonfly Makeover

I have been busy working on the cabinets for the past few days, so in between, I like to do little projects. This project shows you how you can take a  plain piece,  and turn it into something sparkly and pretty! I have this tea light dragonfly. I've had it for many, many years. I decided… Continue reading Dragonfly Makeover

Holidays, Patriotic

Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

Over the past few days, I have been putting together a couple of centerpieces, Firecracker Centerpiece on the left of the picture, and the Flower Centerpiece on the right. I also made 2 candle holders from wood posts, and a pinwheel garland...lots of fun and easy for you to also create! Almost everything was recycled… Continue reading Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Just For Teens

A younger reader asked me to do a post on teens. I searched the internet and  put together some fabulous ideas just for Teens! Tassels and pom poms are so in fashion right now. Check out some of these great ideas. The first is a fabulous tote that was made really special by adding tassels.… Continue reading Just For Teens

Just a Thought, Storage & Organization & Hacks

Survive Summer with These Helpful Hints

Summer is here! It's time to relax and enjoy the outdoors. I've gathered together some handy dandy ideas that will help you get some of those chores out of the way so you can do just that. Grilling Outdoors I love grilling outside. Something about the flavor of the food, it's so flavorful! This is… Continue reading Survive Summer with These Helpful Hints

Crafts, Kids

Make Your Own Playdough

Kids of all ages love to play with playdough. There are so many favorite recipes out there, and I included some of my old favorites. Some of the recipes require cooking, and some do not! Some are made to be eaten, and some are not!  Choose the recipe that best suits your needs and the… Continue reading Make Your Own Playdough

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Sea Glass

Summertime I think of the ocean. Thoughts of putting my feet in the sand, looking for shells, building sandcastles, and listening to the surf. I have seen different tutorials online on how to create the sea glass effect. I purchased the paint  I had purchased a glass cylinder at Dollar Tree, and made a cut out of… Continue reading Sea Glass

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Creative Ways To Use Dryer Sheets

It was my granddaughters 3rd birthday this weekend, and I had so much fun visiting with her. After her 'party' we headed over to the beach for the day. The beach..my favorite place, and it didn't disappoint me! We had so much fun playing in the sand, building sand castles and jumping over the waves.… Continue reading Creative Ways To Use Dryer Sheets