Easy do it yourself projects for the beginner DIYer. Projects include woodworking, crafting. cooking, canning, paper crafts and anything else you can make yourself.

Last week was Spring Break for my kids and husband and it gave us a little taste of summer.  I enjoyed the lazy days of sleeping in and doing fun family activities.  My husband and I do a lot of DIY projects during the summer with a little[…]

lip balm

This post brought to you by Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC. All opinions are 100% mine. Learning how to make homemade lip balm is very quick and easy to make once you have all the ingredients on hand. Lip balm also makes a great holiday gift. […]

lighted garland

This adorable and easy lighted garland is quick to make and beautiful to hang.  The lighted garland uses a simple strand of lights and strips of fleece to create a cozy garland perfect for your mantle, staircase or tree. I saw this garland on my friend Wendy’s blog,[…]

bathroom remodel

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Moen, Incorporated. All opinions are 100% mine. A bathroom remodel can be quick, easy and simple! Even just the change of the faucet can make a huge difference. Our downstairs bathroom has needed a bathroom remodel since[…]

light switch

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Lutron. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. It’s been about a week since we installed our new Lutron Maestro light switches.  As I mentioned, they[…]

dimmer light switch

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Lutron. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. A simple change in a light switch will help you to not have to yell “who left the[…]

handyman service

A reputable handyman service can be hard to find.  Redbeacon asked me to try out their online service to find a handyman service for a small kitchen project. I grew up in a small town where everyone knew everyone else’s business.   While that can be a major[…]

Elongated Water Saving Toilet

I never thought I’d be writing a post on how to replace a toilet – but here I am! We had a toilet in our master bathroom that wobbled so when Delta in conjunction with a promotion through Mom Central Consulting offered to send us an elongated water[…]

How to make your own Notebook

Learning how to make a notebook is easy!   My daughter loves to color and especially likes the “girlies” I draw for her.  While I appreciate sharing creative time with her, it becomes taxing to draw them as quickly as she can color them.  This easy DIY coloring book[…]

After a 20-some year sewing hiatus, I am in love with sewing again.  I can’t seem to get enough of it and am spending most of my evenings at my machine, gleefully creating.  My husband loves to have matching outfits with our son and I wanted to make[…]