DIY Dishwasher Tabs

Lately, we’ve been trying to find the best ways to cut the cost of our grocery bigger dollar items to make room for our healthier eating wants and splurges.  First we switched over to using a laundry sauce.  It’s much nicer on my kids’ skin and I feel like it cleans my clothes much better […]

ABFOL’s 31 day purge

I decided that it was time to re-organize!  The holidays and marathon training plus all else in life completely wrecked my system I had going.  We have never been completely unorganized but the clutter had definitely built up! I won’t lie.  The thought of organizing itself brings on the chaos!  You need to move and […]

DIY Scrabble Tile Pillows!

DIY Scrabble Tile Pillow I had been in a mood to redecorate.  I think being that we’ve been in the same place for 2 whole years I needed something to change.  LOL!  #Milspouseproblems Anyway, I had seen this somewhere.  I don’t remember if it was on Etsy, Pinterest or maybe on a blog.  I decided […]

runDisney Princess Half Marathon: My Ariel

Leading up to the runDisney Glass Slipper Challenge my 3 yr old decided that I should not be Snow White anymore…I should be Rapunzel.  Then as the race was about a month away, she decided that I should be Ariel.  Luckily for her, I wanted to make her smile and I didn’t have too hard […]

DIY Disney Countdown

It’s getting close!  We’re almost there!  AHHHH!  Honestly, I think I am more excited than the kidlets are.  Not sure they really understand where or what Disney is.  Either way…time for a quick craft for little man (who is currently obsessed with calendars) to do!   We got… a dollar store frame printed out a […]

DIY Weight Loss Motivation

  I’m in love with my dollar store weight loss motivation! $2 for 2 bags of stones $2 for 2 glass vases Rope from the craft draw 2 signs made in photoshop I got the idea from…Pinterest!  Surprised?  Of course not.  But credit where credit is due, here’s the inspiration pin/blog http://hotmessprincess.com/2012/01/motivation-marbles/.

DIY Wine Cork Display

I’m a selective hoarder.  I selectively hoard things like wine bottles, greeting cards, ticket stubs…  If it has a memory to it, I keep it.  Thankfully, in the world of Pinterest I can feel like it’s been for beautiful crafting!  I got my ideas from the pins below.   http://www.pinterest.com/pin/114560384245054345/ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/114560384242217470/ I simply picked up […]

DIY Fall Burlap Wreath

  I’m in love!  Fall is already one of my favorite times of year…why?  The colors!  I love love love the browns, reds, oranges and yellows.  This was certainly a labor of love for me!  I found the inspiration from Top This Top That’s blog http://topthistopthat.blogspot.com/2012/03/easiest-burlap-wreath-you-will-ever.html This was my finished burlap wreath. Debating on my contrast fabrics. […]

DIY Wide leg pajama pants

This has been one of those “I must make!” projects!  I saw this pin (http://www.pinterest.com/pin/114560384240946968/) very long ago and I almost never make something for me specifically.  Well time to get to that! I found this tutorial on Living Well Spending Less http://www.livingwellspendingless.com/2012/12/20/easy-to-sew-pajama-pants/#_a5y_p=729010.  I decided to do one thing different because of the amount of fabric I […]