27 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Besides Just Drinking It

brilliant uses for coffee

If you’re like me, you’re thinking “why on earth would I need to know any other uses for coffee aside from drinking it?” Hey, I hear you! I drink coffee like my life depends on it. Considering my body is probably 75% coffee at this point, it probably does! Still, as I was grinding beans this afternoon and transferring it into a jar, I spilled a little. Gasp, shudder, coffee abuse! Rather than just tossing it, I used it as a quick scrub on my hands. Inspiration struck!   These uses for coffee aside from the obvious include things to […] Read more »

13 Classy Thanksgiving Decor Ideas You Can Make This Weekend

Looking for beautiful Thanksgiving decor ideas? Make your own with these great Thanksgiving crafts for adults that you can make this weekend!

Today I’m sharing a few of great Thanksgiving crafts for adults from other amazing bloggers.  I have a rule: no Christmas decorating before Black Friday.   I just took down my Halloween decorations, so now I have a sad looking mantle and walls. The answer? Obviously Thanksgiving decor! I don’t really go overboard with Thanksgiving decorating. Just a few spots here and there in the dining area, where my guests will see it. This year, we’re not having a huge family gathering for turkey day, so I don’t see the point in going nuts. These Thanksgiving craft ideas are easy enough […] Read more »

Super Easy DIY Halloween Bath Salts Recipe

Trick or Treat Halloween DIY Bath Salts

I love making different bath salts recipes. They’re one of the few things I make really well! Honestly, anyone can make them! Today, I’ll show you how very easy it is to make super cute Halloween Bath Salts. These look great on your bathroom counter and make fun little gifts to give away at your Halloween parties. I went with orange and lemon scents because I feel like they mix well together, but you can go with any scents you choose. “Trick or Treat” Halloween Bath Salts Recipe Funny story: this recipe was inspired by candy corn. Or it was […] Read more »

Lemon Lavender Milky Bath Salts DIY Mother’s Day Gift

Mothers Day Bath Salts 2

Remember when you were little and all mom wanted was a lovely DIY handmade gift from your heart? Well, that really hasn’t changed. Mother’s Day gifts from the heart are still the most meaningful of all. I’ve never been particularly good at drawing, painting or, let’s face it, any type of craft. I can, however, make bath salts and other bath recipes like a pro. Here’s the cool thing: so can you! Bath salts are little more than a combination of epsom salts and your favorite essential oils. Some throw in a few other ingredients (I’m adding dry milk to […] Read more »

A Basket Full of Easy Easter Crafts for Moms & Kids

Easter Crafts for Moms and Kids

Kick winter to the curb and craft up some cute decorations for your home with these nine beautiful Easter crafts. They’re perfect for a little mom time or for doing together with your kids! Hey, guess what? It reached 29 degrees outside this week! It’s SPRING! I never thought 29 would feel so warm, but after the sub-sub-zero temps over the last two weeks, that 29 is practically beach weather. Okay, so maybe it’s not spring yet, but we’re getting there. If you’re not feeling it yet, these oh-so-darn-cute Easter crafts will give you a bit of a push. 9 […] Read more »

Absolutely Darling Free Valentine’s Day Printables


Looking for some adorable free Valentine’s Day printables for cards, activities and other projects? Check out a few of my favorites from some of the most talented bloggers around. These printables are perfect for your kids’ classroom V-Day card exchanges, your own gifts and pretty much anything else you can think of. Best of all, they’re free! Yay! Darling Free Valentine’s Day  Printables First, my absolutely favorite, the Be MINEcraft Valentine Printable from Club Chica Circle! My son will go nuts when he sees this one! I love the idea of taping this cute Maze Valentine Card Printable to a little […] Read more »

Sweet Handmade Valentine’s Day Gifts & Decorations

DIY Valentines Day Gifts

Valentine’s Day isn’t supposed to be a big, expensive holiday. It’s supposed to be a “from the heart” day. Nothing says “from the heart” better than handmade Valentine’s Day gifts! While you’re crafting some sweet goodies to give away to loved ones, why not take some extra time to add some pretty decorations to your home too? Check out my favorite handmade Valentine’s Day gifts & decorations from a few of my favorite bloggers. Easy & Sweet Handmade Valentine’s Day Projects Craft this cute Valentine’s Day candle holder from OurFamilyWorld using dollar store supplies! Add your own special scented candle […] Read more »

Winter Greeting Ideas For Your Loved Ones

Winter greeting ideas

It is the time of year families must decide how to show their loved ones care and appreciation. It is the time for winter greetings. Before the season comes to an end, it is the ideal time of doing a winter mailer. Who doesn’t welcome warm greetings in snail mail form, right? When you’re planning to send winter greetings, they don’t necessarily have to be for Christmas. The ideas mentioned below can be used for that holiday, but they are also perfect for the New Year, anniversary, wedding, or basically anything that’s up in winters. Here’s what you can do […] Read more »