Easy Fly Trap!

Get rid of fruit flies in the house.
**Update November 2016**  We had a long beautiful fall! Man I sure enjoyed it! BUT the flys have NOT gone away! I still have some floating around in my house, even though it is now freezing outside! Here's a great little way to take care of those pesky little flys!   How to get rid of fruit flies and house flies! The summer brings a lot of great things like fresh garden food, pool parties, and all those awesome BBQs. It also brings flies. I... …
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The BEST Soap Scum Remover {DIY Picture Tutorial}

Monica 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 bottle Add 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 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... …
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DIY: Detail Your Cars Upholstery!!

Clean the seats in your car YOURSELF! Do you have kids in car seats? In my experience I have found this equation to be very, very true: Kids + Car Seats = Stains for days. The other day, I was cleaning my car out and removed the booster seats. What I saw mortified me. Stains, melted chocolate, spilled red juice, and the smell, we are not even going there. I called around to some local car detailers and I WAS NOT going to pay almost $200 for... …
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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... …
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Store Lawn Tools With a Pallet!

Lawn tool storage using a pallet - step by step directions. Frugal, quick, and easy!
All the tools used through out the spring, summer, and fall can create quite a disorganized mess!  So when Amber told me about using a pallet to store her lawn tools, I was intrigued!  I asked her if she'd share exactly how she did it with me and I wanted to share it with you!  This lady is a master at pretty much everything.  She is creative and comes up with such nifty ideas!  So take a look at what she came up with... Organize your lawn... …
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DIY Sea Salt Beach Waves Texture Spray

Make your own Sea Salt Beach Waves Texture Spray! This DIY Beach Waves Texture Spray caught my eye and I had to try it out! Plus, it is super inexpensive to make at home! I am definitely not a hair pro, but I happen to know a few people that are! I really wanted a second opinion on this spray to make sure it is worth sharing with you, so I am grateful that my talented friend, Kylee, agreed to test it out. Thumbs up!  (In fact, here is... …
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TWO 10-Foot LED String Lights

Love doing DIYs? Use this promo code 4LEDLITS and you can grave these LED String lights in the best price ever! There's so much you can do with these lights! TWO 10-Foot LED String Lights $4.99 (Reg. $30) Ships Free with Amazon Prime (Try a FREE Membership) Small Body Sparkle Effect-- The 2 set of 30 LEDS Dancing String lights with 10ft length each meet your need for any indoor or outdoor decor. T2900-3300K warm white mini LED lights... …
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DIY Summer Crafts: $1 or less!

Ready to craft? Crafting is so much fun and a great way to spend time with the kids. It can be expensive at times though so check out these great Dollar Tree crafting ideas... Jazz up the old tried and true campsite favorite for showers and parties by setting up a s’mores bar for your guests. Just lay out an assortment of sauces, chocolates, and cookies and let your guests’ imaginations go with it! For just a few dollars, you can create... …
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How to Make Jeans into Shorts and Keep the Original Hem

How to make kids jeans or pants into shorts with the original hem
Make cute jeans into cute shorts! I love this clever way to shorten the length of jeans or pants while still keeping the original hem! Turn a pair of toddler jeans into cute shorts! This works perfectly on a straight leg jean or pant and is an awesome solution to worn out pant knees. You want the hem to be about the same width as where to want the hem to go up to. As long as the waist still fits, you can get another season out of those... …
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