DIY: How to Make Baby Headbands {Satin and Felt Flowers}

Today I have a guest (my cousin!) sharing her skill of DIY Baby Headband making! She's so talented so I asked her to teach us how to make baby headbands! Such a great way to save and they are so cute! Thanks Amie!I love to make baby headbands. Before I had my little girl I made a TON of headbands. One night my husband asked me to count how many I had made for our unborn baby.. I told him there weren't that many. After I was still counting... …
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How to Make Jeans into Shorts (and Keep 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!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 worn out pants!You can also use this technique... …
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Bath Salts for Immune Support

Bath salts with bonus immune support! We want to stay healthy all year round, but there are definitely times of the year when we need some extra help! These bath salts are one of those things that can make a difference for the better. Boost your immune system while you soak! Gather up your Epsom salt, baking soda, and On Guard essential oil for this quick and easy natural solution!Epsom salt is known to have many healing and antiseptic... …
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Spring Art Activities Perfect For Your Kids

Spring is in the air!  It is time to open up those windows and let your kids go outside to play!! I am not sure how things are in your home, but with the new life spring brings, my kids ALWAYS love to start creating and crafting. Here are a few of our favorite crafts to do during the spring time.Try some out and let me know what you and your kids thing! Or even send us a picture of the final product! I would love to see! 1. DIY Paper Flower... …
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How To Get Rid of Head Lice – Fast!

Safely and Effectively Kill Head Lice! Oh head lice, hearing just the words make my head itch and my skin crawl!  What parent doesn't dread the walk of shame into the pharmacy to get the treatment?  Can we please just get this straight, if your child catches head lice, it does not mean they don't have good hygiene or that you are a bad mom!  In fact, it probably means just the opposite because lice can attach easier to clean hair and children... …
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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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Live on Less – DIY Household Cleaner Recipes

Over the past few months we've been testing out some of these homemade cleaner recipes. This is a great way to live on less: make your own household cleaners, and save major dough! Some of you may have missed them, so I thought it would be nice to put them in one easy spot!  If you're on Pinterest, feel free to pin this and share it with others!  And if you have another recipe you think we should try, email us at fabulesslyfrugal at gmail dot... …
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DIY Garbage Disposal Bombs!

Make your own garbage disposal bombs! Garbage disposals are convenient and a great way to clean up dishes faster. If yours is used as much as mine is, you know it can start to get a little smelly. This is because we are regularly putting food waste down there and it doesn't always break up all the way and go down the drain. That means we have decomposed organic matter in our garbage disposal. Yep, I said it. That's the odor you smell coming from... …
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60+ Uses for Vinegar

Put vinegar to use in your household! There are so many amazing uses for vinegar! It is a must-have in my pantry. Use it in the kitchen, the bathroom, in your beauty regimen, in your cleaning routine, and more! Vinegar is inexpensive, easily available, versatile, and useful. I haven't tried all of these many vinegar uses and recipes myself, but I sure want to!FYI: A lot of people (and animals) don't like the smell of vinegar, but the odor usually... …
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How to Clean Your Front Load Washer

Clean your Front Load Washer Quick! Over the last few months there has been a funky smell lurking in the laundry room and no matter how quickly I switched the laundry from the washer to the dryer, it wouldn't go away.  I am diligent about letting it air out after a load, and then running it through the clean cycle as needed, but upon a deeper inspection I realized that it was MUCH dirtier than I ever thought. So, I stopped the laundry cycle for... …
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