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

Learning How To Count With Goldfish Crackers

There about two months in Georgia where the weather outside is so hot and humid that the we are forced to find indoor activities. Then suddenly fall greets us with the warm and comfortable climate that actually allows us to enjoy the outdoors. The kids and I fully take advantage of this less harsh temperatures and use any excuse to get out in the yard and have fun. With my older kids back to school, Read More

6 Inexpensive Ways To Upgrade Your Garden’s Look

Several of us spend a fair amount of time, effort and money redecorating or renovating the interior of our homes. Outdoor spaces deserve just as much care and attention, since the whole family can enjoy them too. But just like every other home improvement project, this usually requires some financial investment, which isn’t exactly possible at the best of times. Nevertheless, you can still upgrade your garden’s look by taking on board the following suggestions. Read More

Easy Activities to Keep Your Kids Learning This Summer

Summertime is just around the corner, and kids everywhere are rejoicing to be free of school for three whole months! However, did you know that there are tons of easy ways you can have learning experiences with your kids via everyday activities all summer long? Work on Math Skills With a Lemonade Stand Is it really summertime if a kid doesn’t launch a lemonade stand? Though your children might think that setting up a lemonade Read More

Celebrate Earth Day With These 3 Children’s Books

The kids and I visited our local book store today in search of some books to help us celebrate Earth Day. I have to admit that I had my heart set on getting The Giving Tree before we even stepped out the front door today, the idea arose the night before. Shel Silverstein is one of my all time favorite children’s authors and I read many of his books when I was a young girl. Read More

DIY Thank You Favor Bags For Anyone!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA #CVS #CollectiveBias I feel like there are so many occasions throughout the year when I am in need of thank you gifts and I always wait last minute to get them. Then I find myself (on the day they are needed) scrambling around the store trying to put together a gift, all while trying to keep my Read More

DIY Interactive Treat Maze For Cats

I was making lunch in my kitchen a few weeks ago when suddenly I could hear my cat playfully running around the hallway. I walked around the corner and noticed she was batting at something on the floor and hitting it around the hallway like some four legged hockey player. Upon further investigation I realized she was playing with a piece of cat food and she continued to bat it from one end of the Read More