Simple Frugal DIY Jewelry Cleaner

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  This DIY Jewelry Cleaner post is sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions shared are my own and maybe my Grandmas, too! #PalmoliveWM This DIY Jewelry Cleaner could not get much easier. It’s not only simple, it’s frugal too. There is a good chance you already have everything you need to make it, right in the kitchen.  Always check… Continue Reading…

Simple Upcycled Centerpieces

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 I admit, I am obsessed with finding ways to reuse and upcycle things in my home. This obsession is rooted deep in my soul. Spending 20 years as a preschool teacher, has turned me into a collector of “stuff”. Before I toss anything into the recycling bin or trash can, I look long and hard at it. What… Continue Reading…

Batman Bathroom Trash Can Tutorial

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We took the challenge to create something unique with FrogTape’s Shape Tape™ in the scallop pattern.  FrogTape’s Shape Tape™ is also available in Chevron and Wave pattern, too. When the scallop tape arrived, I thought I was going to paint… Continue Reading…

#DIY Gifts Pallet Sign Ideas BE THE GOOD

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Having three young kids means buying lots of teacher presents ; 6 total teachers to be exact. So, I thought about how nice it is to receive gifts made from my students and instead of buying I started building. Busy with the end of the year school tasks, I decided to take a short (very… Continue Reading…

DIY Coffee Bar + Lifestyle Redo #CoffeeJourneys

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias, Millstone® Coffee, and Mr. Coffee®.  Have you ever gotten to that point in your life and said, “enough is enough”? It’s high time for me to spruce up my… Continue Reading…

DIY Wedding Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes

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My son is engaged and his bride to be has agreed to write a few wedding posts, enjoy! I am engaged and now it’s my turn to pop the question! Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes have to be my top priority, so the wedding planning can begin! Pinterest can be a fantastic resource; it can also be… Continue Reading…

#DIY Valentine Kiss Treats

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 I have been making my own “Kiss” treats for Valentine’s Day for many years. It’s a trick I learned many years ago while selling Tupperware. Some people make them out of chocolate, too. I think that’s way too much chocolate and on the expensive side, so I use Rice Krispies Treats. They mold very easily… Continue Reading…

Photo Wheel DIY Easy Craft

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This photo wheel is a great DIY project plus it makes a great personalized gift!!!! My daughter created this one for her college dorm room but this is a great craft to have the kids help make for grandparents this year for Christmas! I love that you can change out the photos easily!  Supplies for… Continue Reading…

Easy Craft Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder

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Making a toilet  paper roll bird feeder is a quick and easy to create with the kids! My kids love watching the birds year round and this bird feeder is their favorite because its so fun and can be a bit messy. I recommend making these outside or with lots of newspaper on the table… Continue Reading…

#Repurposed Milk Jug Ghost Halloween Crafts

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Milk Jug Ghosts are so quick and easy to create and they were a huge hit in our house!! Our family uses a lot of milk so when I found Arts To Crafts tutorial for them I had to try them out! I grabbed a six pack of battery tea lights for $2.50 at Christmas… Continue Reading…