Pumpkin Crafts: Make Pumpkins Out of Plastic Bags!

Pumpkin Crafts: Make Pumpkins Out of Plastic Bags!

If you have a lot of extra plastic bags then this pumpkin craft is perfect for you. Recycle old plastic bags into reusable fall decorations. Generally, I never have plastic bags laying around. I love my large reusable grocery totes because they save me time carrying things in and out of my car. Plus there […]

How to Pit Fire Pottery and How to Build a DIY Kiln

How to Pit Fire Pottery and How to Build a DIY Kiln

It’s pretty easy to fire clay pottery without a kiln. Pit firing pottery is the simplest way but you can also make a homemade DIY kiln. Note: follow this link for more homesteading articles and ideas. I’ve always wanted to make my own pottery, but kilns are so expensive. And they are a huge drain […]

DIY Rainbow Suncatchers Made with Natural Beads

DIY Rainbow Suncatchers Made with Natural Beads

Crafting is one of my family’s favorite activities. We love making crafts from natural materials and these DIY rainbow suncatchers are one of our best! Tip: check out our other DIY natural craft ideas. Why Natural Beads? Most craft beads are plastic, which means they never break down. While they are cheap, they are not […]

A No-Sew Way to Make Your Own Lavender Bunnies

A No-Sew Way to Make Your Own Lavender Bunnies

This adorable lavender bunny project yields the perfect spring decor. They’re easy to make, aromatic, and will make your home look and smell like spring! Sewing is a skill that I have never mastered. I can manage to mend a little tear with a needle and thread, but sit me behind a sewing machine and […]

Simple Tutorial for a Fresh DIY Eucalyptus Wreath

Simple Tutorial for a Fresh DIY Eucalyptus Wreath

This simple tutorial yields a gorgeous, fresh eucalyptus wreath that you can dry for use year-round. It is also preserved naturally as it hangs and dries. Eucalyptus Wreath Like most moms, I love walking around Target. I find so many interesting products and pieces of home decor. Generally, I come out empty-handed because I am […]

3 Ways to Find Beneficial Indoor Plants on a Budget

3 Ways to Find Beneficial Indoor Plants on a Budget

Today I’m going to share three secrets for finding cheap house plants. And by cheap I mean indoor plants that are inexpensive, high-quality, and beneficial. House plants are a lovely way to add green to your home while eliminating toxins and purifying the air. You don’t have to break your budget, though! In this article, […]

Make Simple and Fun Clay Christmas Ornaments

Make Simple and Fun Clay Christmas Ornaments

These clay ornaments are a simple and fun way to create personalized DIY Christmas ornaments that will last for many years. Make some this Holiday season! As a child, my family loved making Christmas ornaments with salt and flour. We would push our hands onto the surface, making a handprint, then let them dry. This […]

Scented Pine Cones for Holiday Decor and Potpourri

Scented Pine Cones for Holiday Decor and Potpourri

These DIY cinnamon and vanilla-scented pine cones smell and look great! They’re subtle, beautiful, and the perfect addition to holiday decor and potpourri. Ever walk into a store with overwhelming chemical holiday fragrances? I’m talking smack you in the face, unbelievably strong fragrance. I avoid these stores! Strong scents can trigger migraines, asthma attacks, and […]