Upcycled Coffee Mug Planters

As a mother of three I have always found that is important to raise my children to understand the impact their waste makes on this planet. I am always encouraging them to be more aware about the things they throw out. I often ask them to try and find ways to either donate, recycle or upcycle something before they throw it in the trash. While telling them these things can have some what of an Read More

DIY Cardboard Flower Vase: Upcycling With Tom’s of Maine

We recently made a trip to the store to pick up all of our home care items; toothbrushes, toothpaste, toilet paper… those types of products! I was so thrilled to have the bathroom stocked up with all the essentials, but soon realized I was left with several Tom’s of Maine  cardboard boxes that were the perfect size for crafting. With three kids currently on summer break, I decided this was the perfect opportunity to create Read More

DIY Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® Hand Wipes. The opinions and text are all mine. There is nothing I love more than spending time in our yard with my children! We are truly an outdoors family and are always looking for ways to enjoy the fresh air and sun. Something that we have really enjoyed lately is observing all of the birds busy at work in our yard. Read More

DIY Glow in the Dark Superhero Jug

A special thanks to Tampico Beverages for sponsoring today’s conversation! Something that I love greatly about my two year old daughter is that she is so diverse when it comes to the types of toys she enjoys playing with. While she is infatuated by her dolls and playing with her toy princess castle, she is equally thrilled by her superhero tower and rescuing the city from villains. Over these past few months she has become Read More

The Benefits of Teaching Your Teen to Sew

A shout out for all the teens who are obsessed with fashion trends and can leave no stone unturned to get a beyond perfect kind of outfit for themselves. You would love to know that in you path to learn sewing, half of the cloth-related fuss will settle down for you in no time. While others have to worry about which store to choose for hunting their next apparel, you can just drain out a Read More

No Sew Dog Bed

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FeedDogsPurina #CollectiveBias I spent an arm and a leg on this giant orthopedic dog bed that my puppy Duke absolutely loves to sleep on every night. We keep it in our bedroom where he sleeps because it takes up way too much room in the living room. I decided he needed something a bit smaller for the living Read More

Frugal Living: Make Your Own Winter Clothes

Clothes That Are Easy On The Wallet And Easy On The Eye By knitting your own winter clothes, you’ll be able to create pieces that suit you at a fraction of the cost of buying them. Staying stylish all winter can be difficult, especially on a limited budget. When it comes to shopping for some new winter clothes, you often have to make a choice between style and price – and that means that those Read More

4 Simple Tutorials to Make Your Own Ripped Jeans

Are you a fashionista anxious to try the oh-so-trendy looks popular in fashion today? If so, it doesn’t take much effort to look the part. Distressed denim jeans can give you today’s cool and downtown look. Unfortunately, the ripped to shreds look costs a wad of cash nowadays. Well, it doesn’t have to. You can create your own distressed jeans by following one of these simple guides below. For more creative solutions, try a DIY Read More

A Helpful Guide to Building a Planter Box with the Family

There is nothing like spending a lovely afternoon with our family. It is the only time where each member can get to indulge in activities they have all wanted to do together. Sometimes it is these opportunities to bond with the family that gets each member through the whole week in school or at work. So what is the perfect family day? You can all watch films together, make it a marathon. How about cooking Read More

The Perfect Craft To Keep Kids Entertained During The Holidays

Shopping for my three kids this holiday season, I realized something about my oldest… her presents are far more expensive than her two younger siblings. I swear, the older they get, the smaller and more expensive their gifts get. Despite that, one thing has always remained… she absolutely loves craft activities! I recently discovered Beados, they became an instant hit with my 10 year old daughter and she has been creating new designs all week. Read More

Host a Christmas Ornament Making Party

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of At Home via MomSelect. All of the thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are 100% my very own. #MyReason #AtHomeStores I feel like we have done every holiday craft imaginable these past few weeks as we attended lots of Christmas gatherings and parties. I was running out of ideas for our upcoming holiday party and couldn’t seem to come up with something that Read More

Fun & Frugal Crafting Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids

If you’re looking for an activity you can do with your kids, crafting might be just the thing you need. Crafting is very amusing, while it also helps children develop and improve their creative play skills. There are plenty of easy and frugal projects you can do with your kids, from making popsicle stick frames to arranging a bouquet of coffee filter flowers. Create a fun set of activities both you and your kids will Read More