DIY

The Ultimate DIY Home Bundle 2015

As you’re here, you clearly love the feeling of creating something of your own – and you know that the sense of accomplishment and fulfillment is pretty hard to match. The great thing about crafting and DIY is that there’s so much to get involved in! You may have started with decorating, or creating gifts, […] Read More

Make your Own Barbie and Doll Furniture | DIY Christmas

Christmas is coming so it is time to start looking at personal, homemade, Christmas gifts. DIY Barbie furniture (and doll furniture like in the book above, which can be found here) is an excellent gift for the young girls in your life. I love these hand warmers for the adults in your life (you can […] Read More

Sew Easy DIY Homemade Hand Warmers

Winter is just beginning, but these little hand warmers are always great to have around! Besides, this gives you time to plan on sewing a few extra for Christmas. Supplies Needed: Fabric (you can use any type. Cotton works great, personally I like flannel) Ceramic Pie Weights Needle and Thread Directions: Cut the fabric into […] Read More

DIY Spoon Garden Markers

I have used quite a few garden markers only to be grossly disappointed. The Arizona sun is harsh and wooden markers don't even make it a full season. I tried some metal ones, but the marker eventually washed off. I stamped the metal and it looked great, until I put them outside. You couldn't read […] Read More

Frugal Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipe

One easy way to make your homestead more self-sufficient is to make your own cleaners. You will not have to travel to a store to pick up specific cleaners anymore, you will just need to have your basic ingredients on hand. Homemade cleaners have the added bonus of usually being safer (you will have less […] Read More

DIY Washer Necklace Tutorial

Here is a frugal homemade gift idea that’s easy and fun to make, doesn’t break the bank and looks wonderful! You’ll even want to make some for yourself! Supplies for the Washer Necklace: Flat or Fender washers You can use any size that you want. They can be found at hardware, home improvement stores, or […] Read More