5 Easy and Adorable DIYs to Customize Your Kitchen

When you're at home, a lot of your time is probably spent in the kitchen. Whether you're cooking up a feast, re-heating leftovers or putting together a specialty cocktail, the kitchen is your home base. So why not upgrade a few of your common utensils with these five DIYs to customize your kitchen. 1. Color Coded Cutting Boards Source: Dream A Little Bigger Make your cutting boards more adorable--and Read more ...

15 Clever Uses for Everyday Items

Need to organize your jewelry, pot some plants, or make wine charms for an impromptu get together? Check out these clever uses to accomplish practical tasks using everyday items you may already have on hand. 1. Buttons Earring Holders You don’t need a fancy jewelry box to keep your earrings sorted. Just stick them into buttons and you’ll never lose another pair. 2. Rubber Band No-Slip Clothing 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 ...

DIY Outdoor Movie Night on the Cheap

Enjoy a movie under the stars in your own backyard with these creative ideas for a DIY outdoor movie night on the cheap. Entertain with theater-inspired snacks and revisit a film classic or catch up on the latest rentals. DIY Movie Screen Hang up your movie screen and decorate with a string of lights or a banner. We hung a drop cloth over the short wall and lined the sides with a string Read more ...

13 Back to School DIY Home Office Ideas

Make heading back to school (and work) less doldrum and more fun with a beautiful DIY home office. Sprucing up your workspace with details large and small--from a chic desk chair to prettier pencils--will make hitting the books a bit easier to bear. Whatever your crafting level or age group, there’s a doable DIY here to ease the autumn transition. 1. Chic Office Chair A simple paint and re-upholstery Read more ...

25 Creative Uses for Olive Oil

Source: Olive Oil Excellence If you haven't yet heard about all the great benefits of olive oil, then you've probably been living under a rock. Olive oil has many advantages when it comes to cooking, but there are other creative uses for olive oil outside of the kitchen. Because of its high content of polyphenols and oleic acid, extra virgin olive oil provides more benefits than you might think! 1. Read more ...

5 Unexpected Uses for a Food Processor

Food processors make our lives in the kitchen easier by chopping, mincing, dicing and shredding foods in a fraction of the time it would take to do so by hand. But did you know that this wonder gadget can do even more than save our hands and knives the trouble of cutting? Try these five unexpected uses for your food processor to save time, money and to impress your friends with your savvy Read more ...

Summer Survival Guide for Mom

Summer is officially here and you have a few months before the next school year begins. If you’re like most moms, the next several weeks will likely include entertaining your children (and their friends), possibly entertaining your neighbors, and in the midst of that, finding a few moments for yourself. So what’s a busy mom to do when she’s staring at two full months of fun and entertainment, Read more ...