Egg Carton Easter Wreath DIY

If you eat eggs, you’re likely to get egg cartons you throw away or don’t know what to do with. There are many crafty ideas out there on how to reuse egg cartons, from using as organizational storage boxes to small crafts. Click Image for Pinterest Board In a magazine I saw an egg cartonContinue reading “Egg Carton Easter Wreath DIY”

Sewing Tutorial: Pie Tote Carrier

I’m not sure how many times I’ve made a pie and couldn’t find a bag good enough to carry it in. No one wants to see a beautiful pie on the ground! This pie tote is the perfect way to carry your pie to potlucks and parties. It also is an eye catcher and everyoneContinue reading “Sewing Tutorial: Pie Tote Carrier”

DIY Foaming Handsoap

I use natural soaps and cleaning supplies around my house, but many pre-made natural soaps can be costly. Some of these I’ve seen are $5 and $7 a bottle or more. ┬áSome also claim to be ‘green’ while still containing harmful ingredients. The best part is when you can easily make your own natural productsContinue reading “DIY Foaming Handsoap”

DIY Insecticidal Soap for Houseplants

Every winter spider mites seem to get worse on my indoor plants. However it’s easy and inexpensive to keep them at bay! You can make a simple insecticidal soap that will kill only soft-bodied insects such as spider mites, aphids, and mealybugs. In my home, my Croton and Arrowhead plants fall victim to spider mites.Continue reading “DIY Insecticidal Soap for Houseplants”

DIY Marker, Pencil & Pen Storage Cubby

Working out of a home office can be difficult, especially when you’re confined to a 10’x 10′ room and on a budget! I’m on a tight budget, so I haven’t invested in any kind of organization or even furniture. My desk is simply a fold out table. There are so many decisions when it comesContinue reading “DIY Marker, Pencil & Pen Storage Cubby”