5 Ways to Follow Fall Fashions for the DIYer

The crisp, cool days of Autumn are just around the corner, which means it’s almost sweater weather!  Fall fashions are some of my favorites.  I can enjoy the coziness of soft corduroys, pretty scarves, and chunky sweaters without having to cover them up with a heavy coat.  If your own wardrobe needs some updates for {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Lunch Fun

September is here, and so is the school bus!  Keeping kids fueled with nutritious food throughout the day is just one of the many ways to ensure their success at school.  While buying a school lunch is a great option for many children, some families choose to pack lunches at home.  Saving money, knowing what {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Travel Games for Kids

Summertime means vacation time for most families. ¬†Whether you are just driving over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house, or packing your passports for an overseas adventure, traveling with children requires some advance preparation. ¬†Keeping busy little bodies and minds occupied while they are confined to car or airplane seats takes both {…Read More…}

5 Ways for Wood Pallet Recycling

If you are like most DIY decorators, you may not have realized that the alley behind your local grocery store is a source for trendy, new design accessories! Repurposing wood pallets into pieces of furniture or art is an inexpensive and relatively easy way to insert texture, visual interest, and green living into your decor. {…Read More…}