I still remember when I first was introduced to origami as a child. I was so thrilled that you could make literally anything you could imagine out of paper! My love for paper crafts has never faded; it’s only grown. In the past, I’ve shared some very cool projects with you, like DIY paper lanterns and DIY paper dahlias. Now...
I love finding weird alternative uses for standard kitchen supplies, like 56 unusual applications for rubbing alcohol, or 200 amazing uses for coconut oil. Hacks like these save me money and time, and they are just downright fun to try and share. So I got to thinking about sugar. Sugar is something I always have an overage of, largely because...
All I own are cheap sunglasses. I have several pairs, and they’re okay, but they’re nothing spectacular, and I know everyone who sees me wearing them knows that. I have thought about getting designer sunglasses before, but seriously, who can afford to pay $200+ for a pair of sunglasses? Plus, the other problem with most designer sunglasses is that they...
If you asked my what my favorite fruit is, I’d have a pretty tough time deciding on just one, but maybe it would be bananas. Bananas are not only delicious and nutritious, they are convenient! I mean, in a way, it is like they come naturally pre-packaged. You can carry them with you anywhere you go, and when it...
I usually drink bottled water, and my daughter drinks a lot of soda in plastic bottles. As a result, every week it seems like we are stuffing our recycling bin full to the brim. Every now and again, I stash away a plastic bottle in my craft room, planning to use it for a cool project, like this one...
I love to sew. That being said, I rarely have time these days between work and family. Well, I have a treat for all of you like me who just really need sewing to be less time-consuming and a bit easier. I’ve collected some of the most ingenious sewing hacks you’ve ever seen! I really wish that I had...
Life hacks aren't anything new. Every day, someone is coming up with a new solution to life's problems that will make everything simpler. The only problem is that there are too many life hacks out there, and some of them just aren't that good and really won't help you out in the long run. So we've done the legwork...
There are always these pesky little obstacles in life that make everything so difficult – pot always boiling over, zipper constantly unzipping itself or ice cream melting on your clothes. All these first world problems can easily ruin your day. Luckily, internet is full of handy life-saving tips that can help you! This awesome list of life hacks will teach...
The harsh winds of winter can leave your legs feeling dry, itchy and scaly. And, if you’re like many, your legs are probably in need of a little TLC. So, stop hiding those legs under long skirts, pants, and leggings — it’s time to moisture-up! But instead of using an artificially-scented, chemically-laden commercial brand, use instead, a moisture-rich cream...
If you’ve ever eaten a mango, you know how delicious and juicy this fruit is – and, while you probably toss the seed out, those seeds are actually what’s used to make mango butter. Mango butter is a soft, creamy butter that has a very mild scent. It’s extracted from the de-shelled fruit kernels of the mango tree, and...