45 Craft Ideas That are Easy to Make and Sell

Why do we make crafts and put together DIY projects? Well, for the love of course, but in some cases for money. Not the love of money, that's bad, but because getting paid to do what you love is considered a very successful life. So, with that in mind, I present 44 craft ideas that range from "dang simple" to "kinda hard," especially if you can't sew. There is something for … [Read more...] about 45 Craft Ideas That are Easy to Make and Sell

40 DIY Fancy Cupcakes

Want to make something sweet for a party? Cupcakes are the perfect DIY choice! We've found you 40 terrific cupcakes to admire, with scrumptious recipes & directions to follow. Most are great for beginning DIY-ers to do & get terrific results. A few are ideal for more intermediate or advanced DIY-ers. So we know you'll find that cupcake that is not only sweet, but that … [Read more...] about 40 DIY Fancy Cupcakes

16 Ways to Use Lemons Everyday

This cheerfully colored citrus fruit is good for a lot more than just making lemonade or jazzing up fish and chicken. Along with adding pucker power to your cooking, lemons have a multitude of surprising uses throughout your home. In the Kitchen No more sticky rice: Just add a tablespoon of lemon juice to the boiling water when cooking rice. Prepare as usual, then fluff with … [Read more...] about 16 Ways to Use Lemons Everyday

DIY Tutorial: Build a Desk from a Wood Pallet

How to Build a PALLET DESK This pallet has been standing in my living room for some time now, and I finally decided what I want to use it for. I needed a desk, and it led me (with some help from my brother and niece) to making one using this pallet. it didn't take more than half an hour to make, and I'm super happy with the result. Editor: The site I found this on … [Read more...] about DIY Tutorial: Build a Desk from a Wood Pallet

Duct Tape Rose Pen Tutorial

I was walking through Lowes yesterday and saw a big display of duct tape.  It was all different colors and patterns and I was drawn to it.  I had to have some.  I had to create.something.  I had nothing in mind, but knew I would spend the remainder of my day making duct tape items. That's exactly what I did.   I sat outside while the kids played with rolls of duct tape, … [Read more...] about Duct Tape Rose Pen Tutorial

20 Out of the Box DIY Ideas

We all want to break the mold and do something a little different from time to time, ideally without breaking the bank, and often without a budget at all! Up-cycling, recycling, distressing and revamping—there are plenty of ways to creatively transform a bunch of old junk into some brand new bits and pieces to be proud of. We’ve broken down 20 great ideas shared with us by … [Read more...] about 20 Out of the Box DIY Ideas

How to Make Unicorn Poop Cookies

Never in my life did I think I would make poop cookies, let alone encourage my children to do so.  That, however, was before I came across THIS awesome idea on Pinterest several months ago... There is an AWESOME tutorial on how to make your own Unicorn Poop cookies by kristylynn84 at Instructables.com.  I couldn't wait to make these, and thought they would be a great project … [Read more...] about How to Make Unicorn Poop Cookies

Accessory DIY Tutorial: Wire Headband (Flexible Hairband)

As some of you have given me valuable tips for the “Wire Headband” and Sascha even posted a video tutorial on my Facebook page, it came clear to me that I have to craft a homemade copy of a hair band with wire frame. Said and done! With my first headband I made it myself very easily and converted a fabric belt from Asos to a headband. Because that worked so easy, now I have … [Read more...] about Accessory DIY Tutorial: Wire Headband (Flexible Hairband)

How to Make a Candy Bouquet – A Sweet Homemade Gift!

How to Make a Candy Bouquet - A Sweet Homemade Gift! You have likely seen candy bouquets before.  Just doing a quick search online for them, I found several different styles and looks.  When I learned that one of my friends owned a shop where she sold custom candy bouquets, I couldn't wait to have her share her secrets!  I am sharing how to make your own candy bouquets with … [Read more...] about How to Make a Candy Bouquet – A Sweet Homemade Gift!

Valentine Party Ideas You Can Make At Home

Do  you love to shower your party guests with love? Here are some Valentine party ideas that will help you spread the love! I love to call my kiddos, Love Bug! So when I saw this darling Love Valentine Cars clipart from Pretty Grafik, I knew it would be perfect for a little Valentine party. I was able to pair it with digital paper called: Valentine Monsters Papers … [Read more...] about Valentine Party Ideas You Can Make At Home