How to make a ruler growth chart... it's easier than you think!

Giant DIY Growth Chart Ruler Tutorial

Adult|Crafts|Inside The House
DIY Growth Chart Ruler My husband has been marking our kids' height in our kitchen for years. It is pretty cool, my boys love to compare their heights and ages on the wall. I have been looking for a way to make it look a little better and I loved this idea! Inspired by Pinterest I decided to make a chart that I could take with us where ever we go! This giant DIY growth chart ruler is not only easy on your budget, but there are so many fun ways to customize it to your style!... Read this post

How to Make a DIY Lego Table for Cheap

Adult|Crafts|Frugal
I have 4 kids and they all love Legos. My husband loves to buy them Legos. Thankfully, we have a great resource for finding Hot Lego deals! Needless to say, we have lots of Legos. Because there are so many, I've been struggling to find a good place for... Read this post

DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting

Adult|Frugal|Woodworking
I recently decided I wanted to jazz up my entry. We came up with some good ideas, but my friend convinced me that I should do board and batten along my entry wall. Yes! I love having savvy, smart friends. Board and batten wall paneling is almost... Read this post

How to Make a DIY Compost Bin from Pallets

Adult|Frugal|Summer
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

9 Easy Weekend Project Ideas

Adult|Crafts|Inside The House
Have you ever had 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,... 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

Shade Coverage in Your Garden

Adult|Frugal|Summer
Keep the Plants Shaded in your Garden Now that June is here the temperatures are starting to heat up! Several of the cold weather crops I planted have been doing well this spring, and I'm hoping to extend the harvest a bit longer. Vegetables such... Read this post

DIY Razor Scooter Stand

Adult|Outside The House|Woodworking
Plus a Razor DeltaWing Review... How to Build a Razor Scooter Stand... I think nearly every kid in our neighborhood has a Razor scooter! They are great and we love them, but I am sick of scooters lying around all over the garage. Since the scooters... Read this post

DIY Pallet Sign: Believe There Is Good In The World – Be The Good

Adult|Crafts|Inside The House
See how you can make this DIY pallet sign for cheap! I acquired some lovely, free pallet wood recently and wanted to put it to use as something nice for my home. My friend and I decided to make a few girls' nights out of it and recreate this cool... Read this post

How to Make Your Very Own Lego Display Shelf

Adult|Crafts|Inside The House
DIY Shelf for Lego Creations My kids LOVE to play with Legos. They have a few special pieces that they don't like to take apart, and finding a place to display them can be tricky at times. Our boys share a room and floor space in the room is... Read this post

Greenhouse For Less Than $100?!?

Adult|Frugal|Summer
Have you ever thought about getting a greenhouse? How about building one? Fab gardener Dana shows us how! {Pin This} This winter, I decided that I wanted to try to build a greenhouse for our garden. The growing season here in central Oregon is... Read this post