DIY - SAVE MONEY BY MAKING IT YOURSELF

There are so many things that can be made from scratch that'll save you money. But... listen... I'm not talking about baking your own bread (because that takes too long, or making your own mascara (yes that's a thing), or even making your own ice cream (it's more expensive to make it, than to buy it!) Nope. The recipes you'll find here are all:
1. Quicker to make than running up to the store to buy it (so you won't boil anything to make liquid laundry soap)
2. Cheaper to make than to buy.
Leave me a comment under the posts you try so I know how you like them!

The Best Personalized Jewelry Box You Can Make This Year

The Best Personalized Jewelry Box You Can Make This Year

I've always loved a personalized jewelry box ever since I was little. I was given one when I was little and I had it for the longest time. But what makes a personalized jewelry box so special? The thought that it was handmade and painted just for you? Or the time that...

How To No-Sew The Best Heating Pad For Great Gifts

How To No-Sew The Best Heating Pad For Great Gifts

What makes the best heating pad? Besides one that works, one that is handmade, of course! I still have several my grandmother made me a long time ago. Not only do they still work great, but they are a great memory of my lovely grandmother each time I use them. Since...

How To Make Surprisingly Easy Tea Light Holders

How To Make Surprisingly Easy Tea Light Holders

Don't you just love the light that comes from tea light holders? Candlelight is magical. But getting a candle as a gift makes it even more special - especially one like this that keeps on giving! These DIY holders are such a great gift. Not only can you customize it...

How To Make The Cutest Cross Body Bag Today

How To Make The Cutest Cross Body Bag Today

If you like to make custom items as gifts for your friends and family, then you'll love making the cutest cross body bag this year for them, OR yourself! I love using a cross body bag becuase it allows me to have my hands free to hold children's hands while running...

How To Make An Inexpensive DIY Rustic Coat Rack With Hooks

How To Make An Inexpensive DIY Rustic Coat Rack With Hooks

Looking for a DIY Rustic Coat Rack for your walls or to make for a useful gift this year? Well, I've got you covered! This DIY Rustic Coat Rack is the best thing to keep things off the ground so you don't trip over them. Who doesn't love to be more organized?!!  I...

How To Make Natural Cleaning Solutions & Personal Care Products

How To Make Natural Cleaning Solutions & Personal Care Products

Grocery stores, department stores, and even pharmacies have entire aisles dedicated to cleaning solutions even green cleaning products. But they are expensive! There are so many reasons why you may want to start making your homemade natural cleaning products, even if...

How To Make A Glittered Fruit Arrangement For The Holidays

How To Make A Glittered Fruit Arrangement For The Holidays

There are so many amazing ways you can make your very own fruit arrangement for your home that fits your style. Of course, adding a touch of glitter makes everything look even more fabulous. Since the days are getting colder, it's nice to brighten up the...

How To Make Earrings Easily From Air Dry Clay

How To Make Earrings Easily From Air Dry Clay

Everyone should learn how to make earrings at some point in their life. Since so many people wear earrings, that makes them an easy gift to give. But no one wants just plain earrings. That's why I'm going to teach you how to make earrings out of air dry clay with this...

How To Make Really Pretty (& Inexpensive) Seashell Wind Chimes

How To Make Really Pretty (& Inexpensive) Seashell Wind Chimes

Don't you just love wind chimes? I sure do! Every time I hear the soft clanking noise my mind drifts off to a relaxing day at the beach. Because, not only do they look great but they sound wonderful too! You see, these easy DIY wind chimes not only make great gifts,...

Easy DIY Football Goal Post You Need To Make This Year

Easy DIY Football Goal Post You Need To Make This Year

Making your own football goal post for your next football party can be an inexpensive way to make your party memorable. This Field Goal is definitely hard to forget, right? Plus, it makes a wonderful statement or table centerpiece as part of your...

How To Make The Best Heat Transfer Vinyl T-Shirts (No Cricut Needed)

How To Make The Best Heat Transfer Vinyl T-Shirts (No Cricut Needed)

Did you know you could make a DIY heat transfer vinyl t-shirt yourself without a fancy cutting machine? You can! I didn't know either until recently. And now my custom t-shirt making possibilities just blew wide open! And since my family loves Disney, this is the best...

How To Make A Climbing Plant Into A Topiary Gift

How To Make A Climbing Plant Into A Topiary Gift

Don't you just love a pretty topiary? I'm always reminded of the story of The Secret Garden when I see a topiary. While I don't think there was actually any topiaries in the story, I guess it's the fairy tale look and the dreamy tendrils of the plant that reminds me...

How To Make The Prettiest Custom Bracelet In Just Minutes

How To Make The Prettiest Custom Bracelet In Just Minutes

If you love a custom bracelet, then I've got just the DIY project for you! Recently, I was purchasing something for my husband online when this ad popped up for these beautiful stone bracelets. I couldn't believe how pretty they were and then I checked the price. WOW,...

How To Make The Best No-Sew Custom Fleece Blanket – Photo Tutorial

How To Make The Best No-Sew Custom Fleece Blanket – Photo Tutorial

Don't you just love a warm custom fleece blanket in the winter? I know I do! It's so great to snuggle underneath it watching a movie with your family. Ahh, and the roaring fire crackling...Oh, wait. That part only happens in my dreams living in Florida. But still, I...

How To Host A Frugal Football Party That's Actually Fun

How To Host A Frugal Football Party That's Actually Fun

Football is one of my favorite sports and we love having a fun football party! And even more fun is all the team T-Shirts, chicken wings, and die-hard spirit. I think it's no surprise that 70% of Americans watch NFL Football. And there’s one commonality...

The Best Disinfecting DIY Cleaning Wipes You Need To Use

The Best Disinfecting DIY Cleaning Wipes You Need To Use

Need some DIY cleaning wipes? While I love the store-bought disinfecting wipes, I started making my own several years ago in an effort to try to save money. And boy was it easy! And boy have I saved so much money over the years! Plus, in an effort to cut down on our...

The Best DIY Disinfectant Spray To Make This Year

The Best DIY Disinfectant Spray To Make This Year

Did you know I LOVE disinfectant spray? I do. It's a simple reason really. It totally destroys germs, and the cold and flu bugs. Why wouldn't I love it?! Seeing that I have 4 kids who seem to get to get sick every cold and flu season, I try to keep those germs out of...

How To Bake Bacon In Oven For That Extra Crispiness You'll Love

How To Bake Bacon In Oven For That Extra Crispiness You'll Love

When you learn how to bake bacon in the oven, and you realize just how easy this process is...you'll wonder why you haven't done it sooner! SERIOUSLY. No grease anywhere. Super simple clean up. Sign me up. My family loves bacon...I mean really loves bacon. I used to...

How To Make Cold & Flu Room Spray So You Don't Get Sick

How To Make Cold & Flu Room Spray So You Don't Get Sick

This is one spray bottle you will want to always have filled with the essential oils for colds and flu inside so you can combat the germs and make sure no one else in your family gets sick. It is a cold & flu room spray I've been using for years every time one of...

 

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