6 DIY Musical Instruments for Kids

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Homemade Musical Instruments Whether it's too hot, too cold, or it's raining outside, sometimes it's just better to spend a day doing inside activities. If you don't want your kids sitting inside all day playing Xbox, you need to come up with something... Read this post
Homemade natural spider repellent

Homemade Natural Spider Repellent That Works

Adult|Inside The House|#StayHome
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 Body wraps

5 DIY Body Wraps That Really Work

Adult|Home|Summer
5 Amazing Homemade Body Wraps Body wraps are great for many reasons. They can help you lose weight, drive away cellulite, detox your body, nourish your skin, and increase your metabolic rate. The only problem is that some higher-end body wraps can... Read this post

How to Make a DIY Compost Bin from Pallets

Adult|Frugal|#StayHome
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

3 Tips to Keep Summer Fun for Moms and Kids

Crafts|Inside The House|Kids
With weeks left until school begins, it can get really hard to keep the kids active, excited, and really enjoying the last bit of summer. As a busy mom, these last couple of weeks can be pretty stressful with trying to get the kids ready to go back... Read this post

Easy Do It Yourself (DIY) Homemade Fly Trap

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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

EASY Way to Clean Stove Burners & Grill Grates!

Adult|Inside The House|Cleaning
Wipe your grill grates and stove burners clean! No scrubbing! I was talking with a friend recently about how she had tried everything to clean the gunk off of her gas stove burners and NOTHING was working. Then she tried using household ammonia.... Read this post

Alternative Uses for Baby Powder

Adult|Inside The House|Cleaning
17 Awesome Frugal Ways To Use Baby Powder For Random Household Jobs Baby powder is a common household item that can be found in almost ANY mother's home. Recently, studies have been advising you NOT to use it on your baby like my mother did with me... 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|Summer
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

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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