Decorate Umbrellas for Weddings, Mardi Gras or Cosplay

Have you ever wondered how to decorate umbrellas for weddings or Mardi Gras? Decorated umbrellas are very popular at weddings, showers, and during Mardi Gras. Of course, you can also decorate an umbrella to express yourself and show off your individual style. Decorating an umbrella allows you to create the color, theme, and style that […]

How to Clean Straw Hats and Hat Bands

Have you ever wondered how to clean straw hats? I have a few straw hats that I wear in the summer when I’m gardening or at the beach. And, of course, since it’s summertime, they have sweat stains on the brim. I even found an adorable vintage straw hat at our local thrift store but […]

20 Homemade Bubble Bath Recipes to Give as Gifts

These homemade bubble bath recipes are amazing enough that you’ll want to keep them for yourself. But, they make wonderful gift ideas for the women on your gift list. I love homemade beauty products and making your own bubble bath is a wonderful way to enjoy a variety of different scents. This post contains affiliate […]

25 Fashionable Ways to Decorate Your Flip Flops

Have you ever wanted to decorate your flip flops to dress them up a bit? I usually only wear flip flops to the beach, but there are times I want to give them a bit of glam to decorate them. I’ve been invited to a few beach parties that plain flip flops just look too […]

25 Easy DIY T Shirt Ideas for Hot Summer Fashions

Believe it or not, summer will be here and these hot summer fashions are easy enough to make yourself! Most of us have a few t-shirts in our closet that we don’t wear. While you can donate them or recycle them, wouldn’t it be more fun to make something new out of them? This post […]

50+ Chocolate Beauty Products to Make at Home

What better way to pamper yourself than with a few chocolate beauty products. You can buy them at the store, of course, but it’s so much more fun to make them at home. Feel free to pamper yourself or give them as gifts to friends and family.  I know that both my Mom and my […]

14 Easy Lip Gloss Recipes You Can Make

No matter how casual or sophisticated you apply your makeup, a coat of lip gloss is an easy way to add a bit of shine to your look. These lip gloss recipes are a wonderful treat that you can make for yourself or they can be given to friends and family as gifts. While you […]

How to Marble Easter Eggs With This Nail Polish Hack

Do you know how to marble Easter eggs? I’ve wanted to try this nail polish hack for a while and now is a perfect time! I’ve seen this process used on vases and coffee cups so I decided to try it on Easter eggs. We love keeping Easter eggs on display but it’s not safe to […]

How to Make an Easy Easter Bunny Mason Jar Gift

I love Mason jar gift ideas because it lets me use something I already have on hand in a more creative way. I’m not a fan of disposable, plastic things that you use once and then throw away. I would much rather wash something and re-use it or recycle something when I was done with […]

How to Get Started Making Beautiful Handmade Jewelry

Getting started making beautiful handmade jewelry isn’t as difficult as you’d think. For several years, I had a crafts website and one of my most popular items was my handmade jewelry. I sold bracelets, necklaces, pins, and rosaries both online and at craft fairs for several years. I eventually learned that I preferred making one […]