Yarn Ghost Garland

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This no-sew yarn Halloween craft idea is a great one for everyone in the house. It's Kid Friendly (with supervision) and inexpensive. BUT, it's also something else...it's one of the Halloween decorations you can make with your kids that don’t attract pests. This DIY Yarn Ghost Garland craft and Halloween decorating tips brought to you by Orkin. A bonus ...

Family Homework Station

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We just redid our kitchen. Well, everything except the ceiling. The floors were redone, new cabinets, counters, kitchen sink...it's all new, it's all freshly organized...and we have so much more cabinet space. Tons more. Enough that I was able to save some space for a family homework station to have everything the kids need for ...

Pumpkin Dryer Vent Craft

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Have you seen the adorable dryer vent pumpkins floating around?  I really wanted to try my hand at one but wanted to create something a little different and with a little more impact. I thought that a Pumpkin Dryer Vent Craft topiary was just the thing- perfect as a centerpiece on the table or and ...

DIY American Girl Water Wings

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Is your American Girl doll ready for some fun in the sun? If so, you will want to be sure you talk all safety precautions and provide her with some water wings! While American Girl dolls and their accessories tend to be a little pricey, you can make your own water wings in just minutes ...

Shabby Chic Succulent Planter

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Whether you are looking for a pretty and inexspensive way to spruce up your own kitchen counter, patio or are looking to create a gift for your childs teacher to thank them for a great year, to cheer up a friend, or welcome a new neighbor this painted pot filled with succulents is perfect!  Even ...

Dollar Store DIY: Flower Flip Flops

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Are your feet ready for flip flops? If so, head over to the dollar store and snag a pair (or 10). You will be amazed at with a few supplies what exactly you can do to it! Take a peek below at these fun spring flip flops you can make yourself, just in time for ...

Orange Peel Flower Bird Feeder

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Who says you need to spend big bucks on fancy birdfeeders? The truth is, you can create your own fun and frugal feeders from items you already have around your home. Take a look below at how with a few simple supplies, we created an orange peel flower bird feeder that is full of whimsy. ...

Felt Napkin Rings

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These adorable napkin rings are fun and simple to make, and would be a great Mother's Day gift (hint, hint, family) or just a fun craft to make for yourself. But some bright colored napkins to go in them, and you'll have a beautiful (and inexpensive) gift made with love! FELT NAPKIN RINGS SUPPLIES Turquoise felt Red or Pink ...

Snowflake Wreath from Paper Straws

Snowflake Wreath from Paper Straws

I just love all of the paper straws I see in the party supplies or in the baking aisle.  They come in so many patterns and colors.  I recently found these blue paper straws with snowflakes at the dollar store and thought they would make a fun craft.  The last few days have been so, ...

Frozen Peg Dolls Craft

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Sorry folks, the Frozen craze is not yet over. Clothing, toys, snacks, etc... Nope, I don't think it is going anywhere soon.     These Frozen themed peg dolls are a great way to indulge their love of Frozen in a simpler way.  Handmade gifts show that you put time and attention into just the perfect gift, even ...