Thursday, December 3, 2015

DIY Christmas Ornaments

Salt Dough Ornaments:

Simply follow the recipe, create a handprint or design and bake. make sure to create a hole to secure a tie for hanging when finished.

DIY Photo Ornament

Cut out a picture in the size of the diameter of the clear, glass ornament you are using, Open the ornament by lifting up the metal hook at the top. Roll up the photo and place inside.


Wednesday, November 25, 2015

What To Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers?

1. Need a creative, fun way to send Thanksgiving leftovers home? Try layering up the delicious treats in a mason jar:

2. Mashed potatoes for breakfast? Why not?! 

3. Donuts -- made from mashed potatoes?  Yes, please! 


Thursday, November 19, 2015

DIY Thanksgiving Table Ready In Minutes

Need to spice up the dinner table for Thanksgiving -- but you don't have a lot of time? Try creating these beautiful gold leaf place cards.

1. Pick out the desired amount of artificial leaves you will use for your place cards. 
2. Use spray paint to add glitter or the desired color of your choice to each leaf. 
3. Allow to dry. 
4. Write the name of your guests on each leaf with a black, permanent marker. 
5. Place at the center of each napkin and secure it with a ribbon.

Bonus: When guests leave, place the leaf inside a small picture frame and send it home as a gift.


Here are some my of my favorite quick, easy and fabulous ideas for Thanksgiving and the fall season:


Thursday, November 12, 2015

Easy, Affordable, Free November Decor Ideas

1. Give Thanks. Create a banner using string and cards, cut-out in the shapes of leaves, and write something that you're thankful for each day of the month leading up to Thanksgiving.


2. Here's a quick, easy and last minute way to spice up your home decor: 

3. Free. Yep. You heard it right. is offering some Thanksgiving printables for free -- to create fabulous decor and wonderful conversations. 

Thursday, November 5, 2015

What To Do With Leftover Candy

Source: Amani Abraham

1. Put it in your coffee! 
2. Use it in a dessert recipe! 
3. Freeze it and use it in milkshakes or ice cream! 
4. Or just simply eat it!  

Click below for more ideas! 

Friday, October 30, 2015

More "Punny" Costumes

1. The Right to Bear Arms
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2. Ariana Grande
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3. Iron Chef

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Last Minute Pun Costumes

No time? No problem! Here's some last minute costumes:

1. Fantasy Football

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2. Facebook

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3. Raining Cats and Dogs

4. Be the '90s


Thursday, October 22, 2015

Halloween Candy Alternatives

For kids with allergies, or the person looking for a unique treat, try these ideas for your Trick-or-Treat night.

1. Lego Pumpkins - Source:

2. Scary Beads - Source:

3. Boo-bbles - Source:

Thursday, October 15, 2015

DIY Easy Halloween Costumes

1. Wind-Up Doll

If you're looking for an east (cute) way to dress up for Halloween, create your own key and put on your favorite dress!

2. One Direction

Need we say more?
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3. Green with Envy

A great last minute couple's costume: 
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Thursday, October 8, 2015

DIY Leaf Bowl

Looking for a way to add some spice to your home decor this fall? There's just a few materials you will need to create a beautiful leaf bowl to hold candy, candles and anything else you can think of!

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Get Ready For The Spooky Part Of Fall...

Add a little sugar and spice to your home this fall.

1. Use flat black paint to create a "spooky" effect to your decorations for Halloween:


2. Add some black lace around your candles. 

3.  Recycle milk/water jugs to create some ghosts!

Thursday, September 24, 2015

5 Minute Fudge

All you need: Peanut Butter (16oz) and Chocolate Icing (16 oz)

Check out the video:

It's so easy --- Scott and Sarah can do it! 5 Minute Fudge!
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Thursday, September 10, 2015

Fall In Love With...Pumpkin

Pumpkin spice. It's in everything, but it's most popular form is in latte. Want to create your own? Click below: 

DIY pumpkin creamer: 

Leftover pumpkin puree? There are a number of way to use it up!


Thursday, August 27, 2015

Easy, Cheap Ideas For Back-To-School

1. Skip the ice pack and create your own using a water soaked, frozen sponge enclosed in a plastic back. 

2. Organize your locker by adding magnets to the back of cups -- and attach it to the inside of your locker for a way to hold your supplies.

3. Cereal folders: 

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Make Your College Dorm A "Home"

It can be a tough transition to college life after a summer home with family and friends. Here are a few ways to make your dorm feel like home:


Don't have enough room for a TV? Try this DIY project to create a projector.

Create wall art without damaging your dorm room wall -- using cornstarch!


Thursday, August 13, 2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Back-To-School Tips

Ohio's sales tax-free weekend is here -- which means it's the perfect time for back to school shopping. 

Here are a few ideas/tips to think about before you head out:  

1. Chalkboard Notebooks 

2. School Supply Makeover

3. Organize Art Crafts


Thursday, July 30, 2015

Pool DIY Tips

1. Need a way to serve up some snacks or drinks in the pool? 

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2. Here's step-by-step instructions to make a large pool cooler:

3. Light up the pool with pool noodle candles.


Thursday, July 23, 2015

Fun In The Sun: Ice Cream

Summer days/nights are the perfect reason to grab yourself treat -- preferably frozen.

Here are a few easy ideas to enjoy ice cream in the sun: 

1. Two-Ingredient Peanut Butter Ice Cream
2. Cinnamon Roll Ice Cream Sandwiches

3. Snow Cone - DIY Flavors


Thursday, July 16, 2015

Outdoor Movie Night

Here's a way to make the most out of your backyard during the summer nights -- your own personal outdoor movie theater.

All you need is a white sheet, clothespins, clothesline and projector. You'll have to invest in a mini or large projector screen -- but you can find some devices that around the $100 mark.


Thursday, July 9, 2015

Protecting Your Phone/Camera In The Rain

If you're trying to enjoy summer days/nights -- it's hard when the rain falls and you're left possibly eliminating the beautiful option of taking pictures of the memories you create outdoors. But it doesn't have to be that way. 

Here's a great way to protect your camera: Use an old blank CD/DVD Case. 

Here's another option -- or you could double up! 

And we can't forget about your phone! Try a Ziploc Bag or even some plastic wrap to protect your phone and still use it!


Thursday, July 2, 2015

Last Minute July 4th Tips

1. Use water balloons to create an ice chest for your drinks.

2. Skip the tape and add some weights to your tablecloth to keep it secure.

3. Use ice cream cones to bake a small cupcake inside and add a scoop of ice cream to top it off. Easy. Fun. Delicious.

4. Here's a festive way to serve up your drinks this July 4th holiday. Try a layered drink -- using three drinks with varying sugar content.