how to cut jeans into shorts and use the existing hem

How to Cut Jeans Into Shorts (And Keep the Original Hem)

Adult|Frugal|Spring
How to Turn Jeans Into Shorts Knowing how to cut jeans into shorts is a useful and frugal skill to have, and it's not that hard either! For this method, you don't even need to know how to hem shorts because we'll be 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 you want the hem to go up to. Meaning, the leg opening needs to be about the... Read this post

How to Dye Easter Eggs with Melted Crayons

Crafts|Frugal|Kids
Coloring Eggs with Crayons This year we are decorating Easter Eggs in a fun and crafty way. While I really enjoy dying eggs the old fashioned way, this looked like so much fun that we just had to try it. Let me tell you, it WAS fun! At first,... Read this post
How to Make Marbleized Shaving Cream Easter Eggs

How to Make Shaving Cream Easter Eggs (Marbleized)

Crafts|Frugal|Kids
Dying Eggs with Shaving Cream If you've never made shaving cream Easter eggs before, you're in for a treat! This is such a fun way to make marbleized eggs! Best of all, you probably already have all the supplies at home to make these dyed Easter eggs. Now... Read this post
DIY phone holders

DIY Phone Charger Station and Accessory Holders

Home|Crafts|Family
Useful Ways to Upcycle Common Household Items I love finding ways to "upcycle" common household products into something useful. I saw these accessory holders made out of old plastic bottles and they looked so practical and easy to make that I just... Read this post
11 Fun and Easy Crafts for Kids to Do At Home

11 Fun and Easy Crafts for Kids to Do At Home

Crafts|Frugal|Kids
Frugal Family Fun: Art and Craft Ideas for Kids Whether it is Spring Break, summer, a weekend, or just a good time for a family activity, these fun and frugal craft ideas will come in handy! Keep the kids busy and keep boredom at bay...at least for... Read this post
How to make a DIY garden trellis with PVC

How to Build a DIY Garden Trellis

Adult|Frugal|Spring
7-Step DIY PVC Trellis I don't know about you, but my garden has just been growing like crazy! I have waited to put in a trellis for my beans and peas because I have been working on other projects and have been busy harvesting all of the berries that... Read this post
Natural homemade drain cleaner recipe

Powerful Homemade Drain Cleaner (2 Ingredients)

Home|Adult|Cleaning
Clean your drains with only TWO ingredients! Do you have a slow-moving drain somewhere in your house? My kitchen sink and bathroom sink sometimes start draining slowly and need a little boost. I don't have a clog yet, but I can feel one coming on! So,... Read this post
Household uses for white vinegar

60+ Remarkable Uses for Vinegar You Need to Know

Adult|Frugal|Cleaning
60+ Household Uses for White Vinegar There are so many amazing uses for vinegar! It is a must-have in my pantry. You can use it in the kitchen, the bathroom, in your beauty regimen, in your cleaning routine, and more! Plus, not only is vinegar versatile,... Read this post
DIY Body wash recipe

How to Make DIY Body Wash from Bar Soap

Adult|Frugal|Remedies
Frugal DIY Body Wash Recipe As you know, I am all about saving money. The other day I was at the store and I saw that a bottle of body wash was $9! Like are you kidding, $9?? I knew there had to be another way to get awesome, nourishing body wash... Read this post
How to clean stainless steel frugally

How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances Frugally

Adult|Frugal|Cleaning
The Best Way to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances I recently moved into a home with stainless steel appliances and I love it! Pretty and shiny...until the kids touch it. No worries though, I've found that cleaning stainless steel can actually be pretty... Read this post
Egg carton crafts for adults

5 Beautiful Egg Carton Crafts for Adults

Home|Adult|Crafts
DIY Egg Carton Crafts If you're like me, you probably go through a lot of eggs at your house (I love making instant pot hard boiled eggs). That means you also have a lot of egg cartons filling up your recycling bin. Don't you wish you could do something... Read this post
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