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

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

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

Trash to Treasure

Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

This was a fun project. My son didn't want this cd/dvd cabinet anymore, so it ended up in my craft room. I thought about it for a bit, and then came up with the idea of putting my spray paints and chalk paints in it for storage. That would work out super! This is what… Continue reading Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Kids Hacks

Well, I'm back again with some more Life Hacks! These ideas are so amazing. Check these out for the Kiddos: I wish I knew this when my kids were young...Oh wait...I wish they had pool noodles back then... This next one....... a re purposed crib is ingenious!!!!! Wouldn't this be perfect for a kids party! You could… Continue reading Kids Hacks

Home Decor

Teens Fringed Bedskirt

This velcro bedskirt was very simple to make and it really elevates the entire look of the bed. I don't have any wasted fabric that rests on top of the box spring, as I would with a normal bedskirt, and if your bed is in the corner, you don't even have to make three sides!… Continue reading Teens Fringed Bedskirt

Crafts

Baby Clothes UpCycles

You could always donate that clothing to a charity to give to someone less fortunate. I’m a firm believer in paying it forward. However, if you have a favorite little outfit or something that you just can’t let yourself get rid of, I’ve got a great collection of 30 adorable repurposing projects that you can… Continue reading Baby Clothes UpCycles

Home Decor

Easy DIY Mirror

I just love this mirror I made....it shines and sparkles so pretty! It's very easy to make: All you need to make this mirror is: 1 Package of skewers 1 -7" mirror for the center 1- 7" Embroidery Hoop Rustoleum Mirror Finish (on sale now) 1 pkg assorted small, medium, large  craft mirrors Hot Glue Wire for… Continue reading Easy DIY Mirror

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Dollar Tree Crafts

I wrote this a bit ago but I came up with some more great ideas. I love the Dollar Tree, and I'm lucky enough to have one a few blocks away. Everytime I enter the store...I am overwhelmed with ideas! I walk down each of the isles scoping out what is new and what I… Continue reading Dollar Tree Crafts

Trash to Treasure

Rusty, Crusty Chair Makeover

My BFF gave me these two outdoor patio chairs and dresser when she moved ;( The two chairs are rockers also...which I love! There was a lot of rust on the chairs. I first cleaned off the crusty rusty parts, especially around the feet. Rust had collected in seat and backs which have a open- weave-… Continue reading Rusty, Crusty Chair Makeover