Dum-Dumsicles {Popsicles made from DUM-DUM Pops)

how to make dum dum popsicles

Hey yo! While summer break is quickly coming to an end the summer heat for some of you isn’t.  Here is a refreshing cool treat for the kiddos – DUM DUM Lollipopsicles, a.k.a DUM DUM Popsicles or DUM DUMSICLES.  Now I can’t take credit for this, my brilliant 5 year-old nephew came up with this {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make a Homework Station

5-Ways-Make-Homework-Station

A friend told me that one school year, the first homework assignment given to one of her children was to create a “homework station.” The teacher sent home a list of requirements, and required the children to make a poster with pictures of the homework station they created and write a report about it! While that may be a little over the top, the concept of a homework station is a good one. I found a wide range of ways that creative do-it-yourselfers have incorporated this idea into their family homes. Check out these 5 Ways to Make a Homework Station.

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No Sew Tote Bag {Get Out That Glue Gun!}

no sew tote bag {get out your glue gun}

Hello, it’s Carmel from Our Fifth House and I’m back today with a fun, super simple project that will make use of any fabric scraps you have leftover from other projects.   But don’t worry, for any of you who don’t know how to sew, all you need is a hot glue gun for this fabric {…Read More…}

Upcycled T-shirt Patch Shorts

Upcycled tshirt shorts

Hey ya’ll!  Have you missed me?  With the selling, packing and moving of our home in Indianapolis all happening within a 2 week time period – my life has been chaos.  Currently we are homeless and visiting family in Atlanta.  We hope to be moved to Columbus, OH the 12th and then close on our {…Read More…}