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Halloween DIY: Bonnie’s Little Mermaids

Halloween DIY: Bonnie’s Little Mermaids

It can be so hard to decide how to dress your family for Halloween. Do you have matching outfits? Should you have a theme? Or do you all kind-of do your own thing? This mama decided on a theme, and a fun one at that! How did you decide what costumes to dress your family [...]

Halloween DIY: Laura’s Charlie Brown Gang

Halloween DIY: Laura’s Charlie Brown Gang

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. I love to dress up and play “fantasy.” Laura and her family had fun with their costumes last year and dressed up as some pretty familiar characters! How did you decide what costumes to dress your family in? My first concern was picking a costume that would be [...]

Halloween DIY: Annette’s Nacho Libre

Halloween DIY: Annette’s Nacho Libre

I have seen some amazing costumes in my day, but never anything like this Nacho Libre costume. If I ever have a little boy I will be using this one for sure! How did you decide what costume to give G? Well, we were looking for something different and I already knew I wanted to [...]

Halloween DIY: Ashley’s Potato Farm

Halloween DIY: Ashley’s Potato Farm

Looking for a DIY Halloween costume? Families don’t always need to dress the same, and Ashley’s family is a great example of that. They made Halloween a lot of fun last year by making some simple, creative DIYs!  With some help, Ashley turned herself and her son into a farmer girl and her sack of potatoes! How [...]

Go-to-Gifts: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Go-to-Gifts: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Is there anything better than living in a friendly neighborhood where everyone waves “hi” to each other and you can always find a play date for your kids? As a stay-at-home mama, I’m especially interested in finding new ways to introduce myself to the families around us in an attempt to stave off isolation and [...]

Capturing Memories: DIY Photo Shoot

Capturing Memories: DIY Photo Shoot

For many of you mamas out there, you probably realize that having your child’s pictures taken professionally can get pretty expensive. When my daughter was born, we planned on having her pictures taken quarterly throughout her first year – so we’d have newborn photos, three month photos, six month photos, nine month photos and of [...]

DIY Tiered Planter

We just recently built a house, and since I can’t plant any flowers or shrubs in our weed-filled front yard (we have to wait for the irrigation guys to come put our system in), I decided I might as well plant a bunch of potted plants. I was browsing Pinterest one day and came across this [...]

DIY Vintage Blue Hutch Reborn

DIY Vintage Blue Hutch Reborn

I was on the hunt for a hutch for my kitchen to house all of my nice (expensive) pieces of stemware so B wouldn’t be able to break them all in a matter of seconds. The problem with most kitchen hutches is that they are monstrosities. I had a tight space so it needed to [...]

DIY Air Freshener

DIY Air Freshener

DIY air freshener? Something comparable to Febreze? Something that could save me about $5.44 for a 32 oz bottle that would normally cost me around $5.59? When I found this, I had to give it a try! I found the recipe on Fake it Frugal and I am so glad I did. What you need: 32 oz bottle [...]

Cleaning with Baking Soda and Vinegar

I love a clean house but I hate buying all the expensive and sometimes harsh chemicals that come with cleaning a house. Cleaning with Baking Soda and Vinegar My awesome mother-in-law let me in on a little secret (well at least new to me, the housewife newbie). You can clean a LOT with baking soda and [...]

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