DIY

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

Making your own dishwasher detergent is fast and easy, not to mention much cheaper than buying those expensive pods at the store. When you make it at home, your dishes are being washed without chemicals and come out squeaky clean. It only takes a few […]

Easy Hanging Kitchen Towel Sewing Project

Easy Hanging Kitchen Towel Sewing Project

With one row of sewing and a button, you can make a hanging kitchen towel. This is one of those projects that is so easy and obvious, but you will use it every day. Hang the hand towel on the handle of your oven so […]

Feed Sack to Tote Bag Easy Upcycle

Feed Sack to Tote Bag Easy Upcycle

Are feed sacks piling up on your homestead? Don’t throw them away! Repurpose them into tote bags. The material is durable enough to withstand quite a bit of weight. The totes are perfect for shopping at the farmer’s market or grocery store. You can make […]

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

Moisturizing Essential Oil Pink Grapefruit Soap

How stinking cute are these soaps?! They are super hydrating for your skin and smell wonderful too. I had never tried making soap before and didn’t know what it entailed, so I called in an expert friend on this one. We spent an afternoon creating […]

Dresser Makeover in Kelly Green

Dresser Makeover in Kelly Green

Disclosure: This dresser makeover post is sponsored by D. Lawless Hardware. All thoughts and opinions are my own. We are slowly but surely filling our small, temporary home with cheerful color after living in a RV for two years. Our latest project is another dresser […]

Pallet Wood Quilt Batting Holder

Pallet Wood Quilt Batting Holder

This quilt batting holder is AWESOME! My husband surprised me by making it while I was out of town for a few days. The mount holds a roll of quilt batting up off the floor which allows all other surfaces in my craft and sewing […]

Train Table Makeover with Alphabet Magnets

Train Table Makeover with Alphabet Magnets

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by ETI Envirotex.  All thoughts and opinions are my own. Train tables offer hours of fun for active toddlers.  They are short tables that small hands can easily reach and usually feature bright graphics of towns for toy trains and […]

Mustard Yellow Dresser Makeover

Mustard Yellow Dresser Makeover

We have a bright and happy dresser makeover to share with you.  It was one of the first pieces of furniture we purchased after totaling our RV and moving into a house rather suddenly.  It was tucked away in a booth at an indoor flea […]

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

My sewing machine was another casualty in our RV wreck.  I was really getting into quilting and had several projects in the works, so an upgrade was in order.  It needed to have a wide throat to fit larger quilts through, a metal casing and […]

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

We are finding all kinds of interesting things on our rental property.  One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, right? Dave surprised me by pulling these punched metal chairs with stars out of the woods one day. They are pretty cute, and a matching set […]