How to Host a Scandal Viewing Party

Fall 2014 TV premieres are underway and we're gearing up for the return of one of our favorites: Scandal! Gladiators, are you ready to find out Olivia Pope's location? The season four premiere kicks off Thursday, Sept. 25 at 9 p.m. on ABC and we have it handled. We have tips and recipes for a quick and easy Scandal viewing party to help you enjoy all the new plot twists. Red wine and popcorn Read more ...

16 Amazingly Inventive Faux Pumpkin DIYs

It’s that time of year again. With the onset of fall comes the ubiquity of all things pumpkin. While carving one is classic, why not think outside the box and try your hand at one of these inventive faux pumpkin DIYs? You can get creative with color, material and size to suit your decor. 1. Fabric Dot Pumpkin Make your own fabric covered tacks from DIY buttons and thumbtacks, then use them Read more ...

14 Brilliant Ways to Reuse Old Light Bulbs

Even after the fuse burns out, light bulbs can still serve a multitude of purposes. Check out these bright ideas on ways to reuse old light bulbs and up-cycle them into fun and elegant home decor. 1. Twine Pears Centerpieces Wrap light bulbs with twine and add a little twig stem. Now you've got rustic, chic table decor and centerpieces for fall. 2. Wire Floating Vases Create these contemporary Read more ...

10 Ways to Pamper Your Pet By Re-purposing Everyday Items

Our furry babies deserve only the best, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend tons in order to spoil them. These creative DIYs to pamper your pet will keep your animal companion content while giving new life to old and inexpensive items. 1. T-Shirt Dog Toy Don’t throw away those old T-shirts just yet. Turn them into colorful braided tug toys your dog will love with just a few strings Read more ...

6 Ways to Say I Love You on Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day is this Sunday, Sept. 7. Gather the kids and let them create a homemade treasure that expresses how much they love their grandparents. We are sharing six DIY gift ideas for Grandparents Day that are easy to make for $10 or less. Several are free and one just takes your smart phone and an app! Photo Locket Grandmothers will love wearing this easy to make photo locket. Take Read more ...

7 Tips for the Ultimate Tailgating Party

Football season is finally here, and it’s the perfect time to get together and tailgate for your favorite team. We know how hard it is to prepare everything days before, so we’ve provided the best hacks and tips to make your tailgating party a breeze. 1. Get There Early: Give yourself plenty of time to get as close to the stadium as possible, as well as having enough time to eat, relax Read more ...

9 Clever and Cost-Effective Ways to Organize Your Home

Whether you’re headed back to work or school, or just need a cleanup after the fun and chaos of summer, this is the perfect time of year to organize your home. Check out these inspired solutions for organizing projects big and small to get yourself ready for the onset of autumn. 1. Gift Wrapping Closet Whether you’ve got a boatload of miscellaneous crafting materials, or just need to organize Read more ...

9 Unusually Creative DIY Coffee Crafts

A mug of fresh brew isn’t the only way to beat the Monday blues. These fun and inventive uses for coffee (and all its accessories) will help put some pep in your step in unexpected ways. Who knew you could use coffee to decorate, bathe and even accessorize? Check out these 11 unusually creative DIY coffee crafts and brew up some fun. 1. Coffee Body Scrub Waking up to a coffee-scented shower Read more ...