Faux Sea Glass for Jewelry, Beading, or Home Decor

If you love the look of sea glass for DIY and decor, you can now get the same look without getting sand in your shoes! Whip up a batch of faux sea glass for all your crafting needs. Don’t live near a beach? Can’t find enough pieces of sea glass... Read more »

Party on Your Patio: Outdoor Serving Station

Entertaining outdoors this summer? Mix drinks and display appetizers with ease with this simple and smart outdoor serving station! For me, the biggest stress related to patio dining is almost always an issue of space. Having a dedicated serving area removes this problem so you can enjoy your guests, your... Read more »

Summer Essentials: Maple-Bourbon BBQ Sauce Recipe

Ready to be backyard or block party royalty? Homemade maple-bourbon BBQ sauce should do the trick! Dreaming of the perfect summer cookout? Try your hand at DIY condiments with this tasty maple-bourbon BBQ sauce recipe that Ashley McLaughlin from Edible Perspective shared on Craftsy. (It’s tomato and sugar-based, in case... Read more »

Driveway Fun: Tic Tac Toe Toss Game

Bring the fun outside to the driveway, back patio, or sidewalk with this DIY tic tac toe toss game! Have some scrap fabric and a sewing machine? Whip up some super-easy game pieces. Check out this tic tac toe toss game tutorial that Patchwork Posse shared on Skip to my... Read more »

Flashback: Kitchen 101: Dicing Onions Like a Pro

By Paul Stern If you use onions as often as I do – in everything from soup and pasta sauce to tuna salad and guacamole – it helps to be able to dice one quickly, efficiently, and without crying your eyes out. Here’s how the pros do it. For a... Read more »

Laundry Hack: Homemade Dryer Sheets

Ready for a more natural approach to laundry? Make your own reusable homemade dryer sheets! Transform vinegar and your favorite essential oils into eco-friendly laundry room bliss without harsh chemicals or overwhelming perfumes. Cross dryer sheets permanently off your shopping list with this homemade dryer sheet tutorial from Katie at... Read more »

Stay Golden: DIY Gold Branch Hair Pins

Are you a nature-loving gal who enjoys a bit of bling? Summer is the perfect season for a set of gorgeous gold branch hair pins! I’ve seen a ton of twig-inspired jewelry pieces and accessories lately, but this is one of the first projects that I’ve seen that actually uses... Read more »

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