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DIY Wool Dryer Balls

DIY Wool Dryer Balls

Did you know dryer sheets and fabric softeners are made with chemicals that transfer to your clothes? You can easily make DIY wool dryer balls at home that are chemical free and ready to use again and again. They will save your peace of mind […]

Oilcloth Lunch Bag Tutorial

Oilcloth Lunch Bag Tutorial

Forget boring, brown paper lunch sacks. Follow these step by step instructions to make a fun oilcloth lunch bag! This is a good project if you’re just learning how to sew or have years of experience. It only requires straight lines and a handful of […]

The Very Best Melt and Pour Soap Recipes

The Very Best Melt and Pour Soap Recipes

What’s in your soap? Do you know? It might include chemicals or scents or other products you don’t want on your skin. Take control of the ingredients by making your own. It’s easier than you think, and you are sure to find one you’ll love […]

Best Beard Balm Recipe to Make at Home

Best Beard Balm Recipe to Make at Home

Men need self care too. Beards are trendy, and dare I say sexy, but they need a little upkeep. They can easily become unruly and look messy. This is the absolute best beard balm recipe to keep facial hair neat and in it’s place. It […]

Oil and Water Dyed Easter Eggs

Oil and Water Dyed Easter Eggs

Hippity hop, Easter’s on its way! Dyed eggs are a staple for every Easter dinner (and lunch the following week). Kids love to make them, and adults love the eat them! These bright, speckled eggs are made with items you probably already have in your […]

Mega List of Easy Sewing Projects

Mega List of Easy Sewing Projects

Easy sewing projects are fantastic for beginners and experienced folks too. This list is full of ways to sew something useful and cute in a hurry. I made several to get to know my new sewing machine. You can sew them for gifts, sell them […]

Make Fresh Avocado Bath Bombs with Real Avocado

Make Fresh Avocado Bath Bombs with Real Avocado

Avocado is a healthy fat with hydrating properties. When combined with lemongrass, fresh avocado bath bombs give you an invigorating burst of energy while hydrating your skin. They are easy to make, so you can have an energizing soak as often as you’d like. Your […]

Loofah Soap with Jojoba Beads & Essential Oils

Loofah Soap with Jojoba Beads & Essential Oils

Loofah soap is fantastic for exfoliating, cleansing, and moisturizing your skin all at the same time. Did you know you can grow loofah in your garden? Really! It’s a fibrous interior of a fruit that is dried and used as a sponge. I recently learned […]

Panera Bread Green Tea Copycat Recipe

Panera Bread Green Tea Copycat Recipe

Panera Bread green tea is the best! The closest one is 45 minutes away from our rural homestead, so I figured out how to make my own. It is SO easy too! Plus it doesn’t have any added sugar. This sweet tea loving gal was […]

Instant Pot Blueberry Jam with Only 2 Ingredients

Instant Pot Blueberry Jam with Only 2 Ingredients

Instant pot blueberry jam is easy to make, and it only has two ingredients! There is no added sugar or anything you can’t pronounce. Put this blueberry jam on biscuits, toast, and my personal favorite, waffles. My toddler wants it for every meal. The nicest […]

Tote Bag Upcycle from $1 Placemats

Tote Bag Upcycle from $1 Placemats

You can make this tote bag upcycle from two, $1 placemats in about 10 minutes! This is another super easy and frugal sewing project that is perfect for beginners. The tote bag is a good size for everyday use. I love to throw a few […]

Easy Apron Sewing Project from $1 Placemats

Easy Apron Sewing Project from $1 Placemats

This easy apron sewing project takes five minutes to make and costs about $2. It is made from two woven placemats from the dollar store, and it’s reversible! There are pockets on both sides, so you can secure your money and phone in the interior […]