I decided to experiment with making DIY natural eye makeup remover out of pure necessity. I was just about to run out of the name brand natural-ish eye makeup remover and thought the $20 price tag attached to it could be better invested in buying some Castile soap, which I could use to make many […]
Making your own hummingbird food is quick, cheap and easy. Sure, you can buy hummingbird food that you can mix up for a couple dollars or the pre-made stuff for about $5 a bottle, but that hummingbird food has dyes in it that are not good for the hummingbirds. Some people like the idea of […]
I went in search of a nightstand for a very narrow area on one side of a bed in our guestroom and had very poor luck finding anything. Admittedly, I did find a couple of things but they were much more expensive than I thought they should be or was willing to pay. I saw […]
When you live in the woods of northern Minnesota, you’re definitely no stranger to itchy insect bites. In fact, we even joke that the mosquito is Minnesota’s state bird. There are plenty of projects out there that claim to help relieve the itch from these summer pests, but sometimes it’s those easy home remedies for […]
I am a wreath person. I admit it. There is no shame in it. I change out my wreaths seasonally and often I change them out for holidays as well. I even have wreaths for indoors. I didn’t realize I had such a “wreath thing” going on until I starting writing this post and was […]
You don’t have to pay hundreds of dollars to get an attractive outdoor light. You just need a little creativity and know-how.
After a long, cold winter, even the nicest homes start to feel a bit stale. You could spend a bunch of money on new decor for your home, buy some new furniture, or buy chemical-laden air fresheners and cleaners. Or you could try some of these no-cost ways to freshen up your home this spring.