Use citronella essential oils to make a homemade citronella candle to keep the bugs at bay.

Keep the bugs at bay this summer when you learn how to make citronella candles. Perfect for camping and picnics, these homemade candles will keep away the creepy crawlies so your family can enjoy the late summer evenings.   One of the nice things about living in the desert is[…]

Did you know you can make homemade extracts with just a few simple ingredients for much cheaper than the store bought extracts? Learn how to make homemade mint extract with just 2 ingredients!

Did you know you can make homemade extracts with just a few simple ingredients for much cheaper than the store bought extracts? Learn how to make homemade mint extract with just 2 ingredients!   I have been making homemade vanilla extract for years.  It’s crazy easy! I just[…]

These easy home decor ideas will help add a pop of color in to every room in your home!  From paint to lighting to kitchen accessories, like our sponsor Sparkle® towels with a hint of color, it’s easy to add some color to every corner of your house.[…]

Choose a family friendly tile flooring from PurSTONE! A pre-engineered tile flooring, PurSTONE, the sponsor of this post, is perfect for you next DIY flooring project. We purchased our first home just over 5 years ago.  Like most homes in Vegas, it’s pretty new being only about 10[…]

Palmolive

This #Palmolive25Ways shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine. #CollectiveBias Only two ingredients – Palmolive and vinegar – team up to clean your bathroom and make it sparkling clean!   I am the first person to admit that I am[…]

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Figuring out how to paint textured walls can be tricky, but thanks to Textured Surface by FrogTape, you can now get crisp lines and edges on your textured walls!  […]

Beach Hair

Get wavy beach hair with homemade sea salt hair spray!  Plus check out how to earn fun rewards this summer using our sponsor,  Bing Rewards ! A few years ago I ran across a sea salt hair spray review on a blog.   The idea is to spray salt[…]

How to make sidewalk chalk

Make sidewalk chalk with the kids this summer with just a few supplies found at the craft store. One of the many ways that I save money is by making things I would otherwise buy at the store.  It’s amazing the items we purchase that can actually be[…]

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[…]