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!

How To Remove The Dead Skin Cells On Your Feet

How To Remove The Dead Skin Cells On Your Feet

{First of all, let me just say that to those of you who hate feet like I do... I apologize in advance for this post. There is just no way to show you my secret method for removing the dead skin cells off my feet without showing my feet, and the disgusting "before"...

How To Make Your Own DIY Chocolate Covered Strawberries Recipe

How To Make Your Own DIY Chocolate Covered Strawberries Recipe

Have you ever enjoyed biting into your own creation of DIY Chocolate Covered Strawberries? The hard outer chocolate exterior melds with the sweet juicy strawberry on the inside. It's a little bit of heaven right here on earth! Years ago my Mom and I would take the...

How To Make The Sweetest Valentine's Day Lollipop Recipe

How To Make The Sweetest Valentine's Day Lollipop Recipe

If you're looking for a sweet treat, then you need to make this recipe for the sweetest Valentine's Day Lollipop treats! Get the family involved creating these Valentine Lollipops for your family and friends. Not only is it a great time to spend together creating...

The Best Valentine's Day Crafts And Free Printables

The Best Valentine's Day Crafts And Free Printables

February 14th is Valentine's Day and boy am I excited about these Valentine's Day crafts and printable! Since the holiday can get expensive really fast, I've found some great ways to save money with these FREE gift ideas, crafts, printable Valentine's and cards! These...

How To Make A Valentine’s Day Card With Paint Swatches

How To Make A Valentine’s Day Card With Paint Swatches

Get creative this Valentine’s Day and make something fun for a loved one like this Valentine's Day DIY Card. This year we decided to hand make our Valentine’s Day cards by using free paint swatches from our local home improvement store. You wouldn’t believe how...

7 Simple Ways To Get Impressive Gift Wrap For Free

7 Simple Ways To Get Impressive Gift Wrap For Free

Why choose boring gift bags when you give a gift to your loved ones when you can get gift wrap for FREE! And I'm not talking about shopping the after Christmas sales or using coupons to get it for free. I've got some super simple ways to find free gift wrap inside...

How To Make A Dollar Store Candy Cane Centerpiece

How To Make A Dollar Store Candy Cane Centerpiece

Don't you just love a candy cane centerpiece? With Christmas fast approaching I'm always looking for ways to add some cheerful home décor projects into our homes on a budget. We decided to make a Candy Cane centerpiece that would be perfect for practical home use or...

How To Make A Christmas Ornament & Candle Centerpiece Vase

How To Make A Christmas Ornament & Candle Centerpiece Vase

Are you looking for a DIY holiday centerpiece vase project for Christmas? One that also is very cheap to make? You're in the right place! With Christmas right around the corner, we're sure you’re preparing your home with all the Christmas decor, Christmas trees,...

Last Minute Really Cool Christmas Gifts You'll Want To Give

Last Minute Really Cool Christmas Gifts You'll Want To Give

Are you needing some cool Christmas gifts? It’s getting down to the wire for Christmas shopping, isn’t it?! And I honestly think the closer it gets the less creative my brain gets also! Thankfully for both of us, I wrote this article when I was of sound mind before...

5 Easy & Cheap Christmas Ornaments To Make This Year

5 Easy & Cheap Christmas Ornaments To Make This Year

Need some frugal and cheap Christmas ornaments ideas? Here are 5 great ones! The holidays are approaching quickly, and we're already so busy and usually, our budget is running thin too! Getting crafty with these fun & easy DIY Christmas ornaments is one way we...

How To Create Frugal & Festive Thanksgiving Tabletop Centerpieces

How To Create Frugal & Festive Thanksgiving Tabletop Centerpieces

I love hosting Thanksgiving and I'm always on the search for new ideas for my tabletop centerpieces! When it comes to Thanksgiving, I enjoy having my entire family in my home together to celebrate and give thanks. But Thanksgiving can quickly start to turn into a...

How To Make The Best Shower Bombs To Soothe Your Cold

How To Make The Best Shower Bombs To Soothe Your Cold

A cold has been running through our house for the past few weeks and we all were in need of some shower bombs made with essential oils. You see, we needed to feel better and fast. This cold had wreaked havoc on our energy and our nerves and we were in need of some DIY...

Dollar Store Craft: DIY Candy Dish {with Downloadable Labels!}

Dollar Store Craft: DIY Candy Dish {with Downloadable Labels!}

I love keeping seasonal decorations out all year long in our home. When we have guests coming over, I also like to display some seasonal candies in a pretty dish. (I cannot leave candy out all the time because I have little resistance to sweets, and my...

Homemade Mandarin Orange Bath Salts

Homemade Mandarin Orange Bath Salts

Could you use some time to relax and unwind? One of the best ways to relieve stress is to soak in a warm bath with some delicious smelling bath salt. We browsed the store shelves for the perfect scent, and with no success we decided to whip up our very own...

Mani-Pedi Gift in a Jar

Mani-Pedi Gift in a Jar

Mason Jar Gift Idea: Mani-Pedi in a Jar A thoughtful gift doesn't have to cost a lot. Small items and a cute presentation can put a big smile on your recipient's face as much as (if not more than) a big, expensive gift. For this gift, we collected several...

The Best Reindeer Lollipops Christmas Craft To Make This Year

The Best Reindeer Lollipops Christmas Craft To Make This Year

My daughter loves to give gifts, and every year we try to find something she can make herself to give her friends at Christmas time. We've used these Reindeer Lollipops more than once. They are fun, quick and so cute! (Plus, there's nothing to cut out and no baking...

How to Keep Flowers Fresh Longer

How to Keep Flowers Fresh Longer

4 Tips to Keep Flowers Fresh Longer Freshly cut flowers look beautiful for the first few days but quickly start dying once home in a vase. Usually, your flowers will include a little "packet" to prolong the life of the flowers. What do you do when you need...

 

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