Category: DIY

Jan 01

Condition Your Hair Naturally in the New Year with Coconut Oil

Natural Hair Conditioner… Use Organic Coconut Oil! Last week, while we were preparing for our niece’s wedding, Rob took a picture of me with Katie and Ricky (bride and groom) at the wedding venue. When I saw the picture, I said, “What is that on my head that’s supposed to be my hair?!” Granted, it …

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Oct 08

4 Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

Severe weather elements can put a strain on the outside of your home. Getting it ready for winter can help avoid costly repairs and could indirectly keep your insurance premiums low. “There are a few simple steps that homeowners can take to prepare their homes for winter,” advises Tracy Laughlin, Vice President, Personal Lines, Ontario …

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Sep 18

Blending Fragrance Chords

I’ve played music for thirty years now, which is why I love thinking of blending fragrances in musical terms. Just like in music, fragrances have notes that range from high to low, and creating a balanced fragrance chord is a great way to achieve a complex, interesting blend Read the rest of Blending Fragrance Chords after the jump!

Apr 30

Our Top 5 Spring Organizing Projects

From pantries to desks, we’ve found five beautiful ways to help organize and beautify your home and also bring out those pretty spring colors. Find Our Top 5 Spring Organizing Projects here!

Mar 13

4 Beautiful Tiki Torch Projects

Spring is in the air which means it’s time to get those outdoor living spaces ready for tiki time! And we’ve found four beautiful tiki torch projects just in time for the spring season. Find our favorite DIY tiki torches in The Tiki Room after the jump!

Mar 06

How to Build a Fire Pit

Looking for a rewarding spring project?  You could be sitting under the stars next to your own backyard fire pit tonight! Learn how to make your own fire pit like this for under $60 after the jump…  

Nov 08

How To Make A Cornucopia Centerpiece for Thanksgiving Day

As we enter into the month of November my thoughts turn towards Thanksgiving and everything that this wonderful holiday has to offer. It is a time for spending time with family and friends and for counting the many blessings the past year has brought to us. Like most people I like to decorate for the …

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Nov 01

How to Make Simple Autumn Leaf Window Decorations

Learn how to make these beautifully natural window decorations for fall in three easy steps!

Oct 25

3 Minute Pumpkin DIY

Pumpkin carving has become a traditional activity used to celebrate the upcoming of Halloween for many years now. The uprising of pumpkin patches in local neighborhoods and grocery stores have made finding a perfectly plump pumpkin an easy task. However, the actual carving part is another story. Cutting through a meaty, bulky pumpkin can be …

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Oct 23

Halloween Decorations on a Dime

Want to create spooktacular Halloween party on a budget? Follow these low-cost decorating tips to create a howling good party! Creating a frightfully fun scene for a Halloween party doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune. Just use a few (or all) of these tips to create party decorations that won’t scare your budget! …

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