Kids home for summer? You need a snack rack!

DIY Snack Station / DIY Produce Stand / DIY Display Stand

Kid’s are home for summer and are undoubtedly eating you out of house and home.  If you want to monitor snacking to include some healthy options, and reduce your foot mileage in getting snacks for everyone, make this snack rack / snack stand for everyone to enjoy! I built this snack rack back in 2016 […]

Dollar store gifts – Candy Kebabs

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These adorable and delicious candy kebabs (candy kabobs) are great for Easter treats, birthday loot bags, or classroom treats and cost less than $1 each! I know I’ve been posting smaller projects lately, but that’s because in the background I’m working on a fairly big makeover… my unfinished laundry room is getting built-in cabinets, one […]

Making a home office for a teenager

Something happens when kids move from “children” to “teenagers” – styles, tastes, activities all change drastically.  In order to create an age-appropriate space for my teen, I attempted a $0 makeover to create a home office suitable for a teenager. My house is in such a disarray. For every project I finish, there are two […]

Tweenager Period Kit

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Times have changed and having a period should be as natural as breathing.  It IS as natural as breathing.  I wanted to usher it in with a Tweenager period kit to open the lines of communication and (hopefully) teach my girls that there is nothing to be embarrassed of. (*This post has been sitting in […]

How to make an ice cream cake

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If I’d known how easy it was to make your own ice cream cake, I might never have made anything else for birthdays!  The simple three-step process for how to make an ice cream cake on the blog today. We had a birthday here last week! My baby (my eldest, but first born baby) turned […]

Folding Lemonade Stand

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Summer fun for the kiddos – and less of a storage headache for you – this folding lemonade stand can be set up, taken down, and tucked away by a 9 year old! This is a sponsored post.  I was provided with a Nitro 20V Power Share WORXSAW 4.5″ cordless compact circular saw with brushless […]

Toddler room idea – bear shelf and stool

toddler room idea - bear shelf and bear stool

Make this simple bear shelf and bear chair and create a sweet reading nook for the toddler in your life. I don’t have a toddler (sniff, sniff) but I do have a friend with a new baby which was excuse enough to create a couple of little decor pieces for his bedroom. Yeah, I’m pushy […]