How To: Make Soy Candles – a Fun DIY Project

Soy candles are made using soy-based wax. That means they are animal safe as they contain no beeswax. That makes them a favorite of vegans and anyone who prefers to use soy over other ingredients. I took it upon myself to make some candles and walk you through the entire process! It's a ton of fun … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Remodeling

I don't know about you but I love to remodel at least one room a year in my home. After the last few remodels I've picked up a few tips on how to save money on remodeling. Whether you're doing a whole home remodel, a single room remodel, hiring a professional or doing it yourself. There are a ton of … [Read more...]

DIY Sock Cozy Upcycled Tin Can Planters + Greener Gardening Ideas

There are lots of reasons that people garden. My favorite reason is having fresh, delicious produce right in my backyard. But that's not the only good reason to garden. For some it is a relaxing hobby. Some just like the way it makes their yard look, particularly in the case of flowers. Others know … [Read more...]

How to Flip Furniture and Make Extra Money this Summer

 How to Flip Furniture and Make Extra Money  A couple of years ago I operated a business from my house flipping old furniture and selling it for a profit. I wanted to share my experience with all of you, to help you learn how to flip furniture and make extra money this summer. It is a … [Read more...]

DIY Nail Polish Marbled Mugs Craft

What we love about this DIY Nail Polish Marbled Mugs Craft is that it is fun AND easy to do and makes a functional item that you can use to add some color to your own kitchen or give as a gift. It's also fitting for holidays! It's a great fit for Easter since it looks a bit like a decorated Easter … [Read more...]

DIY Headlight Restoration for Under $30

Headlight restoration is taking an old hazy headlight and making it look like new again. Over time the plastic housing on our headlights turn yellow and it affects the look, safety, and value of the car. This post about DIY Headlight Restoration for Under $30 will give you everything you need to … [Read more...]

5 Simple DIY Easter Baskets

Easter baskets don’t have to be difficult, and they don’t have to lack creativity. Work smarter not harder! With these 5 simple DIY Easter baskets, you can be creative while enjoying their simplicity.   5 Simple DIY Easter Baskets   Make an Edible Arrangement Basket: There is no … [Read more...]

Easter Pillow Box Printable

Who is excited for Easter?? I know I am! Not only is a fun and meaningful holiday, it is also a signal of spring. The weather is getting warmer (although here in Minnesota we have been known to have snow on Easter), we can anticipate spring flowers, and we can all enjoy a day filled with bunnies, … [Read more...]

DIY Take One, Leave One Jar for a Good Cause

#GiveExtraGetExtra #Target #CollectiveBias If you're an avid gum chewer and work in an office or other group setting, you're probably used to people often approaching you asking for a stick of gum. Of course, as nice people we're ready to share, but when the same people keep asking day after … [Read more...]

Getting Started With DIY? You Need These Essential Tools

Fantasize about making the perfect home entertainment cabinets? Wish you could build a picnic table for your backyard? Ever see something at the store and thought: I could make that! No need to worry about being a beginner — anyone can become a DIY'er with the amount of how-to’s and posts on the … [Read more...]