Tag: DIY

Pebble Art:: Instructions and Tips for Your Child’s Rock Collection

Two years ago, while visiting family on the east shore of Lake Michigan, my children spent an afternoon knee-deep in warm lake water filling...

Eco-friendly Crafts:: Accessible, Easy, and Inexpensive

Eco-friendly crafts are a fantastic way to recycle and reuse items that may otherwise end up in a landfill; they also are less expensive...

American Girl Desk:: DIY for the budget-conscious mom

My middle child is my creative one. She loves crafts, dolls, and make-believe. And did I mention she also loves American Girl dolls? What...

To the Mom with the Messy Car:: Tips & Tricks

No matter how hard I’ve tried, my car always ends up a messy disaster. I wish I was kidding that what follows are actual photos...

Simple Holiday Craft Ideas for those Stir-crazy Winter Days

We love crafts in our house. I have two boys, 1 1/2 and 3 1/2, and they are busy. Busy is actually an understatement....

STEM Activities:: low-cost, low-mess, but high reward

We’re a few weeks into summer, and I don’t know about you, but my kiddos are looking for a little spice to the day....

My DIY Frugal Fur Chair

I’m usually up for a good DIY project. Nothing too intense though—no saws and no, you will not see me busting down drywall. But...

Make Your Room Pop With a Gallery Wall

I love a good gallery wall. I would have one in every room in my house if I could! I think there’s just something...

Fall Activities for Kids

The fall season is fun. Everyone enjoys the cooler weather and changing colors. But it can honestly be chaos as well-getting back into a...

Laundry Hacks for This Mother’s Sanity

Laundry. Enter the bane of my existence. It is the chore that I have always dreaded the most. Let’s face it, the satisfaction of a...

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