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Ladder Stitch Tutorial

Ladder Stitch Tutorial

As you begin to learn to sew there are many different types of stitches you will want to learn. There are the basics with the thread a needle but then there are some that are a little tricky like the ladder stitch. Early on I…

DIY Wood Snowman

DIY Wood Snowman

I needed a fun Christmas porch decoration the kids could help me make, they’re addicted to helping with projects. So we decided to make this fun DIY wood snowman. It’s an easy build, that is not only cute but is surprisingly sturdy. The kids loved…

How to Make a Wood Pumpkin for Thanksgiving

How to Make a Wood Pumpkin for Thanksgiving

Now the weather has started to turn, I knew it was time to figure out how to make a pumpkin porch sign for Thanksgiving. I have to get that porch ready for one of the best holidays ever! And, because this project is pretty kid-friendly…

How to make Halloween Ghosts for outdoors

How to make Halloween Ghosts for outdoors

With my kids ranging from tween to toddler, I like to keep my Halloween decor more family-friendly than spooky scary. So I decided to figure out how to make Halloween ghosts for outdoors with the kids this weekend, I didn’t realize what an easy Halloween…

How to Make a Camper Potholder with Pattern

How to Make a Camper Potholder with Pattern

When we downsized, we REALLY downsized, which has been a blessing. But, then I started cooking more and, frankly, I needed more potholders than I had originally thought. Two just aren’t enough with a bigger family. Towels are great, but those have a specific use,…

DIY Reusable Tea Bags

DIY Reusable Tea Bags

If you are like me you love a nice tea to sip on just about any time of the day. As I was having my cup of tea the other day it dawned on me that I could make my own reusable tea bags. This…

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

We all have our favorite T-shirts or those shirts that maybe we have outgrown. Don’t just give away those T-shirts, repurpose them. You can repurpose Shirts that even have rips or holes in them. Depending on where the rip or hole is will determine what…

DIY Reusable Makeup Remover Pads

DIY Reusable Makeup Remover Pads

As a family, we are always looking for ways to reduce waste. The greatest way to reduce waste and work towards zero waste living is to stop using one-time use things like disposable makeup remover pads. Due to this, my latest project was to create…

10 Space-Saving Gardening Strategies

10 Space-Saving Gardening Strategies

While some people are blessed with seemingly endless open spaces, most people who catch the gardening bug quickly find out that their passion for plants is often limited to their available square footage. The good news is our space-saving gardening strategies can help you have…

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

I was using my dish sponge, you know those blueish ones you can buy at the store, to clean up after dinner and realized there has to be a better way as it always gets smelly after so many uses. My husband said why don’t…

Ten Things I’ve Learned While Living Full Time in an RV.

Ten Things I’ve Learned While Living Full Time in an RV.

My friend Crystal mentioned about the concept of downsizing your house. While discussing this she mentions our decision to live and travel full-time in a 5th wheel and asks her readers if they would ever want to simplify their lives by living small. A lively…

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

I am always looking for new ways to reduce waste especially plastic and paper waste with my family. The reusable shopping bags are great but then I noticed a lady using homemade produce bags and I was like I bet I can make those. I…