Almond Chocolate Pinwheel Cookies

Chocolate almond pinwheel cookies are fun and delicious.

Today I’m going to share my recipe for almond chocolate pinwheel cookies with sprinkles. They are fun, festive, and most importantly, delicious! While they take a bit of time to make, most of that is time the dough is chilling in the fridge. Almond Chocolate Pinwheel Cookies With Sprinkles To make these cookies, you’ll need […]

Easy St. Patrick’s Day T-Shirt DIY

Super easy tutorial for a fun St. Patrick's Day t-shirt DIY.

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to pull out your best green outfits and your pots o’ gold! This easy St. Patrick’s Day t-shirt makes a great party craft, and is fabulous for kids of all ages! Easy St. Patrick’s Day T-Shirt DIY For this project you’ll need: t-shirt green fabric […]

10 Food-Free Printable Valentines

Perfect for last minute valentines, or for parties where you need food-free valentines. Free printables.

When did Valentine’s Day turn into a second Halloween? I remember bringing home an empty tissue mailbox filled with Valentine’s cards and the occasional heart-shaped lollipop or box of conversation hearts. But these days? It is totally different. My son came home from school last year with a paper sack FULL of candy. Thankfully, this […]

Peek-A-Boo Ribbon Valentine

I love this sweet Peek-A-Boo Ribbon Valentine's Day card. This would be fun a fun project to do with kids.

I love adding a personal touch whenever I can. These days, time seems to be the key as to whether or not I “can.” This Peek-A-Boo Ribbon Homemade Valentine card is just the sweet little ticket. You can put it together in about 30 minutes, and you probably have most, if not all, of the supplies […]

DIY Coconut Vanilla Lip Balm

coconut oil lip balm

Have you ever put on lip balm only to have your lips end up feeling drier? Some balms contain ingredients that can actually dry your skin, making you feel the need to apply more, thus starting a terrible cycle. One of the most important DIY beauty tips I like to share with people is to […]

DIY Coconut Oil Salt Scrub With Rosemary And Mint


It’s amazing how many self-care products you can make or replace with coconut oil; it is one of my favorite DIY beauty tips. I figure, with all of the health benefits it has to offer, why not use it wherever I can, right? You can make deodorant, diaper cream, vapor rub, shaving cream, cuticle ointment, […]

Oil Pulling (Yes You Should!)


If you’re not already on the coconut oil bandwagon, you should be! It has so many uses around the house. There’s the obvious ones like replacing any vegetable oils in recipes, stir-frying, melting on popcorn, or spreading on toast. Beyond that, some people swear by it’s health benefits, and I see uses for it listed all […]

The Perfect DIY Gift: Handmade Soap

DIY Handmade Soap

Melt-and-pour soap is easy to make, the kids can help, and it makes a great present on it’s own or in a gift basket of self-care items. I think my son’s teacher might be getting a basket along those lines this year! Handmade Soap In order to do this project, you’ll need to purchase a […]

DIY Gift Bags

DIY Gift Bags

For some it’s a chore, but I’ve always loved wrapping gifts. Well, let me rephrase that. I love wrapping gifts that are easy to wrap. Boxes, books, CDs, board games…I could wrap for days! But those pesky, oddly shaped gifts always pose a challenge. As far as I know, there are two solutions (besides a […]

DIY Decorated Bobby Pins: Great Last-Minute Gift Idea

DIY Decorated Bobby Pins

It’s time to start getting those gifts together, making sure you haven’t forgotten anyone on your list. Here’s a little DIY gift that’s quick, easy, and inexpensive- decorated bobby pins! DIY Decorated Bobby Pins You’ll need to get your supplies together first. You’ll need bobby pins, hot glue gun/glue, nail polish, pencil, scissors, and birch […]