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Homemade Bath Salts

I worked on a Hello Kitty Spa Party this weekend and I can’t wait to share it with you! But first I wanted to share the quick and easy project I made with the kids that attended. Since it was a spa theme, of course we had to make some bath salts! First I gathered […]

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DIY Backyard Garden

We have one of those backyards that wraps around the back of the house. Right when we moved in, we had this extra piece of fence that we used to block off one side that was rather narrow and ran the length of the house. This, not surprisingly being that it is an odd shape, […]

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Teacher Gift Idea {Tulip Bulb Valentine}

Valentines day is such a fun holiday and I love getting little presents for friends and family. But the little candies and cartoon cards just really don’t cut it for teachers and other adults. You want to get something affordable and sweet, but it needs to be useful too! I have the perfect gift for […]

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Cheap Scrap Paper Storage {$1}

It is Tuesday, so I have another tip for you!! This is a good one that I got from a friend at a craft class. I really enjoy these classes not only because I am able to help people make crafts in an affordable way, but because I get to have some great girl time […]

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Coupon Book For Avery

I have really gotten into this couponing thing, enough to have upgraded to a large, zippered binder, but not soo much that I buy 293,842,734,273 bottles of mustard. I invest a few hours a week and it is worth it to me to be able to save 20$-50$ each week.  And I would like to […]

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Apparently I am going for a scrabble theme…

So you all remember my pillows from this post and the story that goes along with it right? Well because my husband is obsessed likes Scrabble, we have collected quite a few versions.  The original, The Onyx Edition (the one with the lazy susan), The travel size,  And the one that looks like a book […]

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NEVER Buy Stock AGAIN!

Vegetable and various other cooking stocks are a great thing to have on hand… but they are expensive!! I am one of those people who watches prices, I know when something has been raised and for the most part I know what is cheaper and where. I find that stock is one of those super […]

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3$ Goodwill Find Turned Accessory Rack!

Two things happened that I was pretty excited about: I found a Goodwill that was 10 min from my house, brand spankin’ new and organized by color even- score! AND I also found 3$ dollars in the bottom of my purse. I think it was meant to be. So earlier this week I went to […]

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Scraptastic Easter Eggs!

So, now, two days before Easter, I have finally found some extra minutes to make some decorative eggs to put on the table, my mantle or some other spot in the house for my brunch on Sunday. And, along with my promise, it uses scraps of fabric and dollar store plastic eggs I have on […]

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2$ Table Runner and Pillow Set!!!

So I was at Ikea today picking up some things for a friend who does not live near one and I on purpose accident, found myself in the “as is” section going through the clearance linens bin. All the fabric (at least from what I saw at our store) was under 5 dollars, curtain panels, […]

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