Easy weekend projects

9 Easy Weekend Project Ideas That Anyone Can Do

Adult|Crafts|Inside The House
9 Easy and Fun DIY Weekend Projects Have you ever had a weekend where you wanted to spice up your home somehow, but didn't know what to do? Or maybe you have a list of all the improvements you want to make to your home, but it is so overwhelming you just didn't know where to start? Well, I have compiled a list of 9 easy weekend projects that can give you some inspiration to improve your home or can give you some direction to help you start checking things off that to-do... Read this post
How to build a lean to greenhouse for less than $100

How to Build a Lean-to Greenhouse for Under $100

Adult|Frugal|Spring
How to Build a Lean-to Greenhouse Under $100 This winter, I decided that I wanted to try to build a greenhouse for our garden. The growing season here in central Oregon is very short (we generally get our last freeze in mid-June) and I wanted somewhere... Read this post
DIY shower cleaner spray

How to Make a DIY Shower Cleaner (2 Ingredients)

Adult|Frugal|Cleaning
Easy Dawn and Vinegar Shower Cleaner Recipe You're about to clean your bathroom... and you notice you don't have any bathroom cleaner left. Well, don't run to the store just yet! This DIY shower cleaner can get the job done just as good, and you... Read this post
Homemade natural spider repellent

Homemade Natural Spider Repellent That Works

Adult|Frugal|Cleaning
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! (ps... Read this post

DIY Fall Candle Holders (Cheap & Easy to Make)

Adult|Crafts|Frugal
It is that time of year everyone! Fall is in the air, Halloween is over, and we are getting ready for Thanksgiving. I have been a little worried about ways to decorate my home for Thanksgiving and I decided to come up with a DIY made especially for gals... Read this post

How to Make a DIY Compost Bin from Pallets

Adult|Frugal|Spring
DIY Compost Bin There's a lot of buzz around upcycling and using wooden pallets these days. People are making headboards for their beds, coffee tables, spice racks, vertical herb gardens. It's all pretty cool. So, one day about a month ago, my... Read this post
5 DIY poncho ideas

5 DIY Poncho Ideas That Look Great

Adult|Sewing|Clothing
It’s fashion DIY time beautiful ladies! Winter/Fall time is a time where it's tempting to wear baggy sweaters and sweatpants, but those aren't the most stylish. If you want a new piece in your wardrobe that's warm and cozy (and super unique),... Read this post

DIY Heavenly Fall Air Freshener

Adult|Inside The House|Cleaning
The leaves outside are changing and piled on the ground, the indoor fly trap is (hopefully) down, Halloween is coming, and fall is in full swing! I am always on the hunt to find ways to make my house smell amazing and this time of year... gimme all... Read this post

Easy Do It Yourself (DIY) Homemade Fly Trap

Home|Adult|Spring
The summer and beginning of fall brings a lot of great things like fresh garden food, pool parties, and all those awesome BBQs. It also brings flies. I don't think there is anything in this world more annoying than flies. Here in Idaho we have had... Read this post
Lawn tool storage using a pallet - step by step directions. Frugal, quick, and easy!

Store Lawn Tools With a Pallet!

Adult|Frugal|Spring
All the tools used throughout 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... Read this post

5 Easy Homemade Fly Traps

Home|Cleaning|Summer
Got flies everywhere?  Keep them away with these easy and cheap homemade fly traps.  Get rid of those nasty flies! Homemade Fly Trap YOU WILL NEED: Apple Cider Vingar or White Vinegar Sugar Water Dish soap A Mason Jar or Empty... Read this post