5 Minute Christmas Ornament That Anyone Can Make

This 5 minute Christmas ornament is the perfect craft to do when you just have no time. You can hang it on the tree or you can attach it to your Christmas packages.  Is anyone else feeling like they are just running out of time? This post contains affiliate links, and I will receive compensation if […]

Easy Washi Tape Gift Card Holder

This easy Washi tape gift card holder is the perfect upcycled Christmas craft. Now that the kids are older, Christmas shopping is a bit different. They don’t want toys for Christmas any longer. They tend to want gift cards, money, and technology. At 18 and 22, I’ve come to accept the fact that it’s easier […]

Easy Tips for a Natural Christmas Wreath

This post is sponsored by Flonase® Allergy Relief. Did you know that a wreath with holly, red berries and other decorations is at least as old as the 1600s? These easy tips for a natural Christmas wreath will get you started. Easy Tips for a Natural Christmas Wreath Every year, I have a Christmas wreath […]

How to Make a DIY Zen Garden for Bedtime Relaxation

This DIY Zen Garden is a relaxing way to unwind at the end of the day for both adults and kids. Having the same bedtime routine each night can help your body recognize that it’s time to go to sleep. With teens (and adults) who are hooked on social media, it’s tempting to keep putting […]

Free Thanksgiving Printable and Coloring Page

This free Thanksgiving printable and coloring page are my gifts to all of my readers. It’s very easy to get caught up in life and busyness and forget to be thankful for things we have every day. I’m guilty of worrying more about things I cannot control than focusing on things I have to be […]

Easy Cranberry Candle Centerpiece for the Holidays

This easy cranberry candle centerpiece is perfect for your Thanksgiving or Christmas table. Plus, it costs only pennies to make! I got an email from a local flower shop telling me that they had centerpieces on sale for the holidays and I briefly considered it until I saw the prices ranged from $40 – $75 […]

Cranberry Stove Top Potpourri Recipe for the Holidays

This homemade cranberry stove top potpourri recipe will fill your house with the delicious scents of the season! I really love using simmering potpourri to scent my home. So many of the air fresheners I see in the store use artificial fragrances. Those aren’t good for my family or my pets to inhale. By using […]

Easy Gift Idea: Peppermint Body Scrub in 5 Minutes

This peppermint body scrub is an easy gift idea that can be made in five minutes or less. I’m trying to make many of my gifts this year, and this one is at the top of my gift list. You can literally make it in no time at all. Just put it in a quilted […]

Can You Have An Entirely Homemade Christmas?

An entirely homemade Christmas? Almost 60% of Americans say they plan to give homemade gifts this holiday season, such as baked goods or crafts. You can include me in one of the 60% that will be creating gifts this year. Have you ever wondered if it was possible to have an entirely homemade Christmas? Would […]

Easy Cinnamon Pine Cones with Essential Oils

These easy cinnamon pine cones with essential oils serve two purposes. Did you know that cinnamon essential oil is used in aromatherapy to eliminate airborne bacteria? It helps to prevent many respiratory tract infections. Since cold and flu season have definitely arrived at my home, I decided it couldn’t hurt to place a bowl of […]