DIY Burlap Covered Box

DIY Burlap Covered Box

DIY Burlap Covered Box I love the look of custom home decor pieces, but not so much the price tag that accompanies them from pricey home decor stores. In an effort to dress up my home without breaking the bank I like to rescue items from the recycle bin and give them a facelift.  I… Read More »



Frugal Fall Décor Ideas

Frugal Fall Décor Ideas

Frugal Fall Décor Ideas I absolutely love the colors of fall. In most homes, they look great! The warm colors of browns, oranges, reds and yellows seem to be the most inviting of all the colors in all the seasons. There is something so homey about this color combination and the best part is, you… Read More »



DIY Fall Spice Play Dough

DIY Fall Spice Play Dough

DIY Fall Spice Play Dough I love using play dough during homeschool, it’s great for fine motor skills and really what kid doesn’t like to play with play dough?! Well I’ll tell you who, my 2 year old! Go figure but my older 2 LOVE it! I prefer to make my own and I love… Read More »



DIY Ohio State Buckeye Bench

DIY Ohio State Buckeye Bench

DIY Ohio State Buckeye Bench Show your Buckeye fan pride with this simple to create, re-purposed fence post bench! Ok but I know not all of you are Buckeye fans, this bench can be made into what ever sports team you wish, Just buy the paint in your team colors and follow the instructions below.… Read More »



No Sew Sea Salt Heat Pack

No Sew Sea Salt Heat Pack

No Sew Sea Salt Heat Pack I am a HUGE fan of my heating pad.  Whether it’s a stiff neck, sore back, earache or bruises a nice heat pack can have you feeling better in no time. But the electric ones dont always make since. or can’t get it exactly where you need it.  If… Read More »



DIY T-Shirt Scrap Headband

DIY T-Shirt Scrap Headband

DIY T-Shirt Scrap Headband With soon to be 3 girls we use MANY headbands and i am all about saving money by doing them myself! Here is a super easy way with some old t shirts and fabric scraps! Supplies 3 pieces of pink t-shirt cut to approximate 2” wide & 24” long 3 pieces… Read More »



DIY Frozen Pinata

DIY Frozen Pinata

DIY Frozen Pinata Frozen is sweeping the nation and many little girls are wanting Frozen EVERYTHING! This included birthday parties and they can cost a pretty penny! To Save some money you can make your own Pinata and fill it will candy you get on sale! Or even little toys instead! And lets be honest this… Read More »



Patriotic Kool Aid Cupcakes

Patriotic Kool-Aid Cupcakes

Patriotic Kool Aid Cupcakes My kids love helping me in the kitchen. They especially love this recipe because they love Kool Aid and cupcakes why not put the 2 together. These Patriotic Kool Aid Cupcakes came to our family recipes box a few years back after I saw a layered cupcake at a BBQ. Loved the… Read More »



12 DIY 4th of July Decorations

12 DIY 4th of July Decorations

12 DIY 4th of July Decorations The 4th of July is coming up fast and with comes summer fun, memories and get togethers.  Whether you are decorating for a patriotic party or just getting into the spirit of our nations celebration of freedom, these DIY 4th of July crafts will definitely show your pride.  From… Read More »



25 Patriotic Drink Recipes

25 Patriotic Drink Recipes

25 Patriotic Drink Recipes If you’re looking for some fun ways to please your guests this holiday season, look no further! Patriotic drinks are all the rage and look beautiful! There are so many twists you can put on a patriotic drink and these are some of the best recipes around. They’re creative, fun, and… Read More »