Giving Old Laminate Furniture A Whole New Look!

Bookcase Makeover

Most of us have been the recipient of a piece of "hand-me-down" furniture  at some point in our lives. I know I have been...NUMEROUS times! It just makes sense. No need to throw away perfectly good furniture, especially when you can make it look BETTER than new! My daughter Britta recently gave this hand-me-down bookcase a whole ... Continue Reading

Make Your Own Rose Water Body Spray

Rosewater body spray

Women around the world have used rose water as part of their skin care regime for centuries! Even Cleopatra is said to have added rose petals to her bath! While it may have lost some of its' allure over the last few decades, in recent years it has been enjoying a surge in popularity! More and more beauty products on store ... Continue Reading

Chicken Pot Pie Made Quick & Easy!

Deconstructed Chicken Pot Pie

It's uncanny how when the weather turns a little colder, and the days a little shorter, we all seem to start craving "comfort food." Britta, Kaitlyn, and I recently had a conversation about some of our favorites and inevitably Chicken Pot Pie came up. Few foods are more comforting than this American classic, and yet very few of ... Continue Reading

Using Technology To Save Time & Money At The Grocery Store

Save on Groceries

Saving significant money on groceries, used to mean hours spent perusing newspaper ad circulars, clipping coupons, and writing out detailed shopping lists! Fortunately, there are some great alternatives to this time-consuming approach for frugal shoppers, and you can find almost all of them on your smartphone or computer. If ... Continue Reading

Crafter’s Dream Giveaway

Crafter's Dream Giveaway

The holiday season is fast approaching and we want the celebrations to start TODAY!!!! We’ve partnered with 11 of our favorite bloggers on Google+ to bring you an AMAZING giveaway. Take a look at this: One LUCKY Reader Will Win the ULTIMATE creative package of craft goodies! If you don't have your hands on the new Cricut ... Continue Reading

Spooktacular Last-Minute Halloween Decor!

Last Minute Halloween DIY

If you haven't put up any Halloween decorations yet, don't fret! There's still plenty of time to deck out your home with some festive and frightful decorations before those trick-or-treaters come knocking on Friday. To help get you in the Halloween spirit, we've rounded up a great selection of fun and easy DIY Halloween ... Continue Reading