Category: DIY/Crafts

DIY Holiday Bath Bombs

  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. See disclosure policy. We’ve had so much fun making DIY gifts for the holidays this year, that we decided to make more! So far we’ve made Gingerbread Body Scrub and Gingerbread Lotion, and I thought these Holiday bath bombs would go along with them perfectly! You can make these to...

DIY Gingerbread Body Lotion

  If you’re still looking for a few last minute Christmas gifts, then why not mix up this DIY Gingerbread Body Lotion! It goes perfectly with the DIY Gingerbread Scrub I made on the blog and is simple to make! Chances are, you already have most, if not all the ingredients in the house, so...

DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub + Free Printable Labels

DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Print the FREE Gingerbread Scrub Labels Here ( You can also print the free Made with Love Labels and find more holiday gift tags in the Printable Index) **Be sure to also check out my post on how to make Gingerbread Body Lotion! It makes a great gift set together and...

DIY Air Freshener

I love the smell of a clean house, but using lots of cleaning products and commercial air fresheners can get expensive, not to mention contain some pretty toxic chemicals.  The past year or so, I’ve started making my own DIY Air Freshener. It’s super easy to make, I can make it any fragrance I want,...

How To Make Peppermint Ornaments

I try to make some kind of ornament every year with the kids. This year we decided to make peppermint ornaments!  We used regular sized cookie cutter and the mini sized ones. I will say, I would recommend using the regular sized metal cutters. We had a problem getting many of the smaller ones out,...

Homemade Scented Pine Cones

I remember growing up; my mom would go to this craft store and buy scented pine cones. I always loved the smell! A few years ago, I bought some too, but they can sometimes be expensive for what they are. This year I decided to make them at home. They are super easy to make...

How to Make Hot Chocolate Mix + Free Printable Labels

This hot chocolate mix is so easy to make and they make cute gifts for the holidays. You can give one to the kid’s bus driver, neighbors,friends and more. You can also store the mix in airtight containers to use for yourself!   You can use the FREE printable below. I made 4 smaller labels...

How To Make a Beautiful Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please see disclosure. I know what you guys are thinking, it’s a little early to be thinking about Thanksgiving decorations. However, the older I get the more time seems to fly, and I like to  try to plan ahead.  Truth be told I’ve already started pinning Christmas craft and...

How to Make a Harvest Wreath for Under $15

    Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please see disclosure.  What better way to welcome fall than creating a harvest wreath for your front door. I love decorating for  the different seasons. What I don’t love is spending a ton of money on items that will only be out for a month or two. ...

How to Make the Perfect DIY Candy Buffet

  *This is a guest post written by Wendy Dessler Today guest post editor, Wendy, is sharing how to set up a DIY Candy Buffet. Read below to find  just how easy it can be with these great tips from Wendy! If you are interested in submitting a guest post to be featured, please fill...

How to Make Homemade Finger Paint

  What kid doesn’t love getting messy with finger paints?!? I made these the other day and my daughters had a blast!  It’s a little bit thicker and “chunkier” than the store bought kind, but it’s not toxic, super easy to make, and easy to clean up.  You can also make it any color you...

50+ Free or Nearly Free

Print your FREE Checklist Here! Go to the farmers market Check out books from the library and/or go to storytime Go to the park Have a camp out in the backyard Movie night at home Drive-In Movie Catch fireflies or bugs outside Grow a small garden Tie dye t-shirts Visit a local fire station Visit...