30 Fun DIY Crafts To Keep You and the Family Busy During...
30 Fun DIY Crafts for the Home and Family - inexpensive and fun with items you may have around the house. Makes a great gift
30 Fun DIY Crafts for the Home and Family - inexpensive and fun with items you may have around the house. Makes a great gift
Cuteness alert coming right at you, but how fun is this little DIY project, guys? I found the original inspiration on Pinterest (the 'lamp shades' were covered in Hallowe'en hued paper) but figured I'd give it a go using my fave hues. Wouldn't this g...
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For under $10 I created a custom and chic centerpiece for my dining table!
Eight simple DIY bookmarks to make at home. Great to pair with a book as a gift for someone who loves to read!
If you have been around here long, you know that I am a fanatic about recycled magazine crafts. You will see a lot of my projects in this collection, as well as those that have inspired me along the way. These projects are time consuming, but so gr...
You're awesome!!! I'm loving these tutorials! I have 2 daughters, and a niece, who would love these beautiful goodies. Time to get a few supplies and get busy!
This is genius! Thanks for sharing. :)
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Upcycled window shutters adds instant charm anywhere. This post features 10 awesome DIY examples with links to further inspiration and DIY Tutorials.
I LOVE your book clutch!!! LOVE. I totally voted for it, hands down. And now I'm following you. Thanks for the how to!
I posted a picture about 1 week ago on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of me cutting glass using just string. I got LOT'S of requests for a tutorial on how I DID THIS! So here it is. FINALLY! You will
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As I mentioned a few weeks ago, I'm constantly looking for ways to re-purpose the pieces I have in my home because I tend to be a bit of a pa...
Make this lightweight, portable seat for when you need an extra chair around the house
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I noticed that the woven gift-topper I made last year was doing the rounds again on Pinterest so I thought I would make an updated pastel version (pastels seem
This December, in a surprisingly simple yet ridiculously for the , artist constructed a large domestic environment, painting every wall, chair, table, piano, and household decoration a brilliant white, effectively serving as a giant white canvas. O...
First: watch the video. Japanese artist paints three-dimensional goldfish using a complex process of poured resin. The fish are painted meticulously, layer by layer, the sandwiched slices revealing slightly more about each creature, similar to the f...
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We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!). So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own custom colors-and it's really easy! We first learned how from Martha Stewart whose...
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These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour.
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I can safely say these are the best brownies i've ever had. The gooeyness in the middle is amazeballs.
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2011 was a great year for fiction. There were so many books that I heard great things about but haven't had the chance to read yet (The Art of Fielding, The Lef
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they are all over pinterest.... (i still am not signed up for pinterest because i don't have time for one more thing but browsing is fun!) so we made one. i took a box of 64 crayons and took out the blacks and browns. i used another small box and dou...
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There's a lot of misconception when it comes to "barbecue." The problem is the word itself. It's used as a synonym for grilling, refers to the grill itself, or to the meat being grilled; it also has a sauce named after it; and sometimes it's just the...
Cooked cauliflower is pureed and combined with cheese, spinach, garlic and jalapeño in this tasty and different dip. Serve with pita chips or toasted baguette.
I love Twix candy bars, but I'm not crazy about all the additives. This recipe is like Twix candy bar goes gourmet, but super easy to make. In fact,...
One of my favorite crafts is hand stitching-- it's fun, addictive, expressive and relaxing :) Over the next few weeks, I'm going to share easy ways to make your own patterns for hand stitching along with some tips and ideas :) These are some samples ...
Oh, I love these! I'm going to try the book shelves asap! I'm totally obsessive about books. I think I have about 5 storage containers filled and still more overflowing my shelves.-Tiffanyhttp://www.bathbodyandbeauty.comBecoming naturally beautiful o...
How adorable is this crayon monogram? Perfect to gift to a special teacher but also a really fun idea for a nursery, child's room or play room. It's a very simple DIY project.
Get into the DIY spirit and make your own unique, budget-friendly home decor. Need Inspiration? Check out these easy how-tos from our favorite d...
Family living site Disney Family Fun shows us how to repurpose an empty milk jug into a lunch container by washing it out, drawing lines as shown in the photo, cutting it out, folding, and attaching a hook and loop closure.
Everyone loves vases, but it's difficult to find one that is unique and not the same old run of the mill vase you've seen 1000 times before. As the most prominent centerpiece, you always want a vase to be special, just like the rest of your decor. Wh...
Create a monster bookmarkwith eyes and teeth for your children's books.. Inspiration and ideas for kids crafts
DIY inspiration for your home and family!
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As the populations of the United States pushed West in the early 1800′s, a lucrative trade for the fur, skin, and meat of the American Bison began in the great plains. Bison slaughter was further encouraged by the US government as a means ...
After a long winter and a rainy spring, it's the hiking and outdoors season in the United States. Check out Adam Seper's list of 10 great places to hike in the United States and get out there and go!
I replaced most of my basement windows with more energy efficient units last summer. Considering the old windows were over 50 years old, they were sti...
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Did y'all know that you can take this and turn it into… This? And that this will eventually produce… This? Yes, I'm talking about turning your average, ordinary grocery store pineapple into a tropical showpiece within your home. A plant
Growing herbs is fun, rewarding, and delicious. Learn how to grow herbs with our easy to understand grow guides for growing herbs.
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When we discuss food preservation, we are usually talking about canning, dehydrating, freezing or fermenting. But did you know that you can also preserve fruit in alcohol, such as brandy or vodka? It is a way of preserving the flavor
It took over 20 years of gardening to realize that I didn't have to work so hard to achieve a fruitful harvest...
So you've decided it's time to learn your way around the kitchen, but you don't really know where to start. From knife basics to budget stretching to proper food storage, here are the most important things you'll want to learn as you become a master ...
Can I just say that I have died and gone to heaven. Cheesecake stuffed strawberries….how have I not made these before?! I'm serious. They are amazing! I ate four of them yesterday. I could have eaten more but I restrained myself. It was not easy, I a...
I found these helpful charts last week and just had to share! Both of these beauties are from Chasing Delicious (aka one of the most fab foodie blogs out there)! Aren't they faaaaabulous?! Buy them here. (Note: There are lots
I am so in love with these darn chocolate lava cookies! What is it about a warm, gooey chocolate chip cookie stuffed with decadent, rich, melted chocolate that makes it so irresistible?? Especially when topped with vanilla ice cream. These
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Ah, camping at the beach. Sea, sand, sun, brilliant sunsets and dark skies. Swimming, surfing, fishing, clamming, crabbing and evening campfires. These are the things that memories are made of. The following information will insure that your camp...
Research and find the best camping trips and campsite spots. Get park maps, camping information, outdoor camping resources, and more. Plan and book your next car camping or park camping trip today with GORP.com's camping pack list and expert ideas ...
It's happened to everyone before. You start out in the comfort of your living room, with a cavernous empty backpack and all your gear spread out before you.
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TIME's Lev Grossman selects the decade's finest literature, from a book about dueling magicians to one about dueling family members.
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Hundreds of visitors flocked to a new, 420-square-foot cottage in West Berkeley to examine the tiny, sustainably designed "accessory home" as a possible wave of the future.
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Add a little sparkle to your New Year's party with this adorable craft.
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I love the dark wood floors we have in our home. The problem is that, since they are so dark, they show every little bit of dust, especially in the living room, which gets a lot of traffic. So I started looking for a rug but they were all so expensiv...
Those are so great ... I'm heading over to check out her other projects.
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HowJoyful is a blog about crafts, sewing, creativity and design, Joy Kelley shares tutorials for sewing and craft projects, printable freebies, and recipes; along with her life adventures.