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Earth Day Changes – 3 Ways to Go Green in the Bathroom

DIY All Purpose Cleaner

Earth Day is quickly approaching. Every year I have people ask me what are some things they can do to be more green. I love giving suggestions on making small changes because those are the ones people are likely to stick with. As busy as we have become in our every day lives it's hard to add new habits. Things that don't take much effort and are easy to add to our daily routines get my vote, too. Over the past 7 years I've made small changes one … [Read more...]

Conversation Heart Vanilla Sugar Scrub

Heart Vanilla Body Scrub

Valentine's Day is tomorrow so treat yourself to some pampering! This conversation heart vanilla sugar scrub is relaxing and festive! I love taking baths so when I discovered how to add holiday flare to my pampering products I thought it would be fun to share! Who doesn't love a bit of pampering? When it's a scrub that's easy to make it's even more enjoyable! It truly is rather simple to make and can last a few months! That's a lot of … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Gift Idea for Dads

Give the gift of Philips

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GiftOfPhilips #CollectiveBias Why is it that dads are so hard to buy for when it comes to gifts? Am I the only one who finds this to be true? My dad, my husband's dad and even my husband -- they are all difficult to buy for. I stress about what to get them for Christmas most years. It seems like the older they get the less they need and … [Read more...]

The Perfect DIY Gift Full of Memories #SaveYourMemories

Save your memories with scrapbooking

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SaveYourMemories #CollectiveBias My mom is such a difficult person to buy for when it comes to birthday or Christmas gifts. She seems to have everything she wants and when I ask her what she wants for Christmas it's always the same answer: "I just want everyone home for Christmas so we can have a nice dinner together." My mom is also big … [Read more...]

Car Care Tips for Fall #DIYOilChange

Fall Car Care tips

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DIYOilChange #CollectiveBias Fall is definitely here. The cooler temps are proof of that. I love fall days where the temps are cooler yet it's still nice outside. The leaves changing to beautiful colors are one reason I adore fall. It's beautiful to watch. I do not, however, enjoy what's coming next: winter. Winters here in Michigan are … [Read more...]

Minions Cards from Walmart and a Fun DIY Project #SendSmiles

Minion Art from Cards

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SendSmiles #CollectiveBias Can you believe LA will be 5 years old next month? He'll be starting school in the fall. It's such a big year for him! He's turned into quite the Minions fan so when we were at Walmart the other day I was thrilled to find some Minions cards! There's a whole display right on the end of one of the card aisles! I love … [Read more...]

8 Uses for Dishwashing Liquid with Palmolive #Palmolive25Ways #CBias

Uses for Dishwashing Liquid #Palmolive25Ways #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Getting multiple uses out of one product is something I love to do! The fewer products we have to buy, the happier I am! We all love Palmolive and know that it works wonders in keeping your hands soft. We've found many other uses for dishwashing liquid with Palmolive, too! I wanted to share some of the best things we've been able to do with … [Read more...]

Work Your Toddler’s Brain with a Shapes Memory Game #DIY

Supplies for Memory Shapes

Outside of recycling our packaging of food products, we are always looking for ways to use them around the house. Our cardboard products have mostly been recycled, but now that my teacher hubby is at home with the kids during the summer we've been using them for art projects! Recently, we used the boxes from our favorite Earth's Best Sesame Street Snacks to make an easy and fun Shapes Memory Game! Ok, well it's not exactly a memory game...it's … [Read more...]

A DIY Craft for St Patrick’s Day Decor

DIY St Patricks Day Supplies

I think it's been expressed in the past month or so that I love crafts. They make me happy. I love being creative and just letting it flow. I decided we needed some St Patrick's Day decor around here. I mean, I am part Irish so I definitely should celebrate, right?! lol I love being festive and decorating for every holiday, but in the past few years we've not done much of this. Here's to changing that this year! I picked up the needed … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Valentine’s Crafts with Toddlers

Crafty Valetine DIY Project

As much as I'd love to take credit for these adorable creations, I can't. When my husband picked up LA and Addy at daycare yesterday their bag contained all of these super cute and easy Valentine's crafts! I thought, "how perfect for last minute gifts for grandparents!!" Not to mention, they are perfect for mama's fridge! <3 Simple! It's just two hearts cut out with holes punched around and then pipe cleaners throughout the holes to join … [Read more...]

Make Valentine’s Sweet with Chocolate Covered Strawberries (DIY)

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

One of my favorite sweet treats is chocolate covered strawberries! YUM! Buying them from retailers or online companies and having them delivered can be costly! With Valentine's Day just around the corner, I wanted to share with you this favorite treat of mine! These are also loved by my husband and he loves even more that I made them myself! Do something sweet this Valentine's Day and treat your sweetie to some delicious chocolate covered … [Read more...]