Archive of ‘DIY’ category

If you’re in the water this summer, save this tip!

If you’re asking yourself “what is swimmers ear?” ..then I envy you. With swimming (or anything fun that has to do with water), comes “swimmers ear”.  This is a really painful ear infection that is brought on by water remaining in your ear after swimming. Regardless of the name, you don’t have to be a […] Read more…

Don’t sweat (packing) the small stuff

Whether you’re going on vacation or heading to the beach for the day, try to this trick to keep your small stuff together & protected from the water and sand. When packing items like bobby pins, earbuds, band-aids and more, simply put them in a prescription pill bottle! It’s the perfect size for: bobby pins […] Read more…

Last minute July4th Ideas

The 4th is just a few days away, but these DIY’s & ideas are so easy you can put them together on the fly. Nothing like looking like “Martha” without all the effort :) Have a wonderful Independence Day! Click photos to be directed to the specific post Read more…

JULY4th Desk Upcycle Inspiration

My sister, Janelle, really has a talent for upcycling & this is no exception. She found this huge desk top in the basement of her home 8 years ago & flipped it from an old, unused top to a really cool patriotic photo prop/wall art. I wanted to share this because I think it’s great […] Read more…

If you swim, you’ll want to save this tip!

If you’re asking yourself “what is swimmers ear?” ..then I envy you. Swimming (or anything fun that has to do with water) for some people leads to water being trapped in the ear or worse yet, becomes “swimmers ear”. Swimmers Ear is a really painful ear infection that is brought on by water remaining in […] Read more…

Prevent Spiders-Naturally!

I love being outside in the summer, but one thing that freaks me out during summertime are spiders; eek! When I see a spider in my house, I totally transform from an independent momma into a squealing little girl. Luckily, I found a natural way to reduce the number of spiders that are hanging around, […] Read more…

Coconut Oil makeup remover

If you’ve been a follower for awhile, you know I love Coconut Oil because there are SO many uses for it and for this post I’ll focus on using it as makeup remover. If you’re a new follower, plan to get the downlow on all the amazing things you can do with this lovely oil! The […] Read more…

Updated: DIY Dog Toy with Video Tutorial

My my pooches love the satisfaction they get when their victims (aka toys) squeal/squeak or crackle while they’re fiercely tearing off their limbs, but they go through toys like crazy. So I decided to make my own after being inspired by a DIY toy I found on Irresistible Pets. This has been a great alternative to buying […] Read more…

DIY Photo Canvas

I love the look of a canvas print, so much that I’d love one in every room but that isn’t always cost effective. Thankfully, there’s a way that I can just make them at home vs dropping $100 everytime I want one. This is one of my favorite DIY’s (and most shared) DIY’s; it’s such […] Read more…

Protect your bling keep outta chlorine!

  My wedding ring is one of my prized possessions. Getting that ring took some effort so I certainly don’t want to jack it all up. Unfortunately, there are common things we do that can cause some serious damage to bling.  I’m going to get right to the point since this involves something I love dearly. […] Read more…

Listerine foot bath for sandal ready feet

It’s officially sandal weather, HOORAY! I’m a flip flop wearing fool but before I go showing off my tootsies, I want to make sure all the dry skin is gone. Post pregnancy, my feet were a nightmare; it seemed my heels were drier than ever & it was taking me forever to remove all the dry […] Read more…

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