Category Archive: DIY

Homemade Halloween Costumes

I have been busy making Halloween costumes for the past few days, so I didn’t really have time to make anything from the boards. But it was still crafty, so I thought I… Continue reading

The Three-Ingredient Copycat Butterfingers Recipe

I don’t know about you, but I love candy. I love candy almost as much as my brother does, and let me tell you, that guy can talk about candy like nothing else…except… Continue reading

Crock pot Cinnamon Almonds

Down on the boardwalk there is a little shop that sells cinnamon-sugared nuts. While the rest of my family gravitates toward rides, or mini-golf, or fudge, I head straight for this store. It… Continue reading

A Clean Coffee Maker is a Happier, Healthier Coffee Maker

I’m not going to lie to you. Our coffee maker has a lot of miles on it. How do I repay this work horse for its years of faithful service? I just keep… Continue reading

Spooktacular Chocolate Skeleton Cookies

Yay! The oven is back! So, of course I wanted to get right down to the business of baking. I had been wanting to do some Halloween-related blogs this month, so I decided… Continue reading

Vinegar as a Rug Cleaner

If you look at Pinterest, it seems like a little white vinegar is the miracle substance of all times. There are claims that it can kill weeds (true, but you need to reapply… Continue reading

Oooh, Burn! DIY Hand Sanitizer Recipe

With three kids, you know we go through a lot of hand sanitizer, especially during cold and flu season. Recently I found a recipe for homemade hand sanitizer on the boards and decided… Continue reading

Halloween Candy Molds – Frighteningly Easy to Do

There are all kinds of Halloween mold pins on the boards. The other day, I was in the store and I came across a silicone ice-cube tray that I thought would work really… Continue reading

Then Again, Maybe It’s Just My Negative Attitude.

Welcome to the 100th Post!! I had hoped to do something kind of special to mark the occasion, so I picked¬†the COOLEST craft from my recent ¬†board finds. Check it:     And… Continue reading

Cleaning a Doll – Removing Stains from Vinyl Skin, or at Least Trying My Best

What’s happened to Jessica? Somehow, The Princess’s favorite baby doll has gotten nasty black smudges all over her hands and feet. We are not sure if this is because she’s been going to… Continue reading