DIY Melted Crayon Ornaments

Make these melted crayon ornaments today for a quick and fun DIY decoration! This time of the year is my favorite time to find the inner crafter in me because there are just so many cute decorations and fun things to make! Seriously, if you don't believe me, head to Pinterest! My kids really enjoy crafting too so we always trying to make something during the holidays. These melted crayon ornaments are perfect for this! Not only are these ornaments... …
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Christmas Gift Idea: Hot Cocoa Stirring Spoons with Decorated Mugs

Everyone is looking for an affordable gift you can share with you neighbors, co-workers, and friends. A personalized mug with chocolate candy-covered spoons is a fun gift idea. It would also be great for a Christmas party or for some fun at home with your families. We’ll start with the chocolate. I mean, who doesn’t want to hear about the chocolate first? Right?What you’ll need:plastic spoons a variety of candy toppings: ideas... …
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All Natural Face Peel

Get a clean and fresh face without toxic chemicals! Even as an adult my face seems to still find itself having a blemish or break out from time to time. Even the dry patches or rough spots on the occasion. All of the above I find extremely annoying and am always trying to find new ways to fight this. Using face peels is a really great way to remove dead skin, black heads, even that unwanted peach fuzz. Sure you can go buy a face peel product at... …
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DIY TWO Ingredient Makeup Brush Cleaner & Brush Cleaning Tutorial!

Clean your makeup brushes with items you have around the house already! I don't use a lot of makeup, but when I do, my brushes seem to hang onto whatever I am using at the time really well. This is great for when I am using that item, but when I go on to the next, not so much. Makeup brush cleaners that you get in the store are so full of chemicals and tend to dry my brushes out. So I went on the hunt and found a great way to clean them at home... …
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Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe

Make your own pumpkin pie spice! Ever wanted to make a fall pumpkin recipe only to find out that you don't have the pumpkin pie spice that the recipe calls for? Save yourself a trip to store and see if you have these spices instead. If you make it yourself you can save some money because those little containers of pumpkin pie spice can be expensive.In fact, what I really recommend doing is mixing up some of this homemade pumpkin pie spice... …
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How to Eliminate the Urine Smell in the Bathroom

How to get rid of that nasty urine smell in the bathroom!
If you've got boys, then you just may be like me and have an underlying funk smell in the bathroom.  And what can be discouraging is that no matter how much you scrub, that nasty smell may go away for a few hours, but then return by the end of the day. I got fed up with it enough to do some research to figure out a solution that will work!  What I found is something that leaves the bathroom looking AND smelling clean! If you have a smelly pee... …
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The BEST Soap Scum Remover {DIY Picture Tutorial}

Cathy saw this on pinterest and asked me to try it out and let y’all know how I liked it. It is similar to the Tub/Shower cleaner but you don’t use as much soap. I had everything on hand so I made up a batch. Here’s what you need:{PIN THIS}1 cup white Vinegar 1 tbsp. cornstarch 2 tbsp. dish soap Spray bottleAdd 1 tbsp of cornstarch to 1 cup of white vinegar. {Don’t add more cornstarch, the first time I made it I thought I... …
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How to Quickly Wash & Disinfect Toys with Vinegar!

Use your dishwasher and vinegar to disinfect toys! It's that time of year again! You know the time where the kids are back in school, it's cold and miserable outside, and the number one thing being shared is germs! Once the bug gets into my house, I go into full on cleaning mode. My house smells of bleach, vinegar, and disinfectant wipes. I got really tired of wiping each toy with disinfectant wipes. Then I saw on Facebook at one point that you can... …
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Natural Spider Repellent

Truth time.  One of my biggest fears is spiders.  I know it's silly.  I mean, I'm at least 200 times as big as them, and I have various methods of killing them (drowning, stomping on, blow torch, etc) but I still don't want them anywhere NEAR me!  Luckily, my 5 year old thinks it's funny that Mommy calls her to stomp the spiders, and she loves doing it!  I know spiders are important.  They do great, amazing things like keeping the insect... …
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How to Make Your Mascara Last 3 Times Longer!

Get the most from your mascara! I have to wear mascara... All. The. Time.If I could only have one item of makeup for the rest of my life, it would be mascara. I usually don't use super expensive mascaras though because I use it so much that I don't want to go bankrupt. :)  I really love this Covergirl mascara and this new Maybelline mascara. However, they can dry up quickly. Especially if I am in a hurry and don't get the wand screwed back in... …
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