Aroma Rice Cooker Giveaway

If you follow “Spend with Pennies” you’ll know that she has some amazing deals and recipes. This week I found this giveaway for the Aroma Rice Cooker! I use my rice cooker all the time but mine was very inexpensive […]

2 x 4 Pumpkin Craft

An adorable pumpkin craft that can be made easily from scraps of wood. A great project for the kids to do and make a charming addition to your Fall decorating. “Occasionally Crafty” gives us directions using items you might already […]

Fall Decorating Ideas

Need some ideas for decorating your home for the Fall? Simple, pretty ideas that you can do yourself without breaking the budget. “Walking on Sunshine” searched the internet for some beautiful ideas and re-purposed some of her own decorations. Go […]

Yo-Yo Pumpkins

This is such a clever way to make adorable, rustic pumpkins to use as a centerpiece or on your fireplace for the Fall Season. Lynn over at “Happier Than a Pig in Mud” gets her crafty side on and shows […]

Creamy Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub

Have some fun creating your own sugar scrubs and turn your bathroom into a spa! Sometimes we don’t take time for ourselves and we all need a little pampering. “Denise in Bloom” makes her own soothing sugar scrubs and with […]

DIY Natural Room Scents

This is a simple, all natural solution to freshen the air in your home. If you don’t care for the artificial scents from sprays, you can make your own at home with spices, herbs and fruits. “The Yummy Life” give […]

Cool Ways to use Cukes

Crunchy, juicy cucumbers just don’t fresh summer salads; they’re also low in calories and deliver skin firming Vitamin C and caffeic acid which may protect skin cells from UVB rays, a cause of wrinkles and age spots.  They also provide […]

How to Preserve Hydrangeas

Saving the color of summer is easy.  Hydrangea flowers have such striking foliage and stunning blooms that most gardeners want to extend the life of these beauties as long as possible.  You can dry Hydrangeas several ways and “Denise in […]

36 Uses for Baking Soda

There are so many uses for baking soda! You know that little box that’s in the back of the refrigerator that you usually forget about. Replace that with a fresh box while you are thinking of it and pick up […]

22 Awesome Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is so incredibly versatile it should be made by the Swiss Army! It has numerous health, beauty and around the home uses; from skin toner, bug bite relief and general household cleaner, to aiding weight loss and helping […]

Make Your Own Lemon Thyme Herbal Disinfecting Spray

Since having kids, I have started to become more and more concerned about all the chemicals we happily and ignorantly use in our homes and around our families and pets to keep our homes clean and smelling nice… I have […]

25 Additional Uses For Olive Oil

What did we used to cook with before olive oil become so popular? It seems that olive oil is used in almost all savoury dishes these days. It is so healthy and versatile, but I don’t ever remember seeing olive […]

How To Keep Spiders Out Of Your Home With Peppermint Oil

I am terrified of spiders, I hate them… I think it’s their unpredictable behaviour, the way they scurry around and often make straight for you (it’s like they know you don’t like them!). What bothers me most though – is when you […]

Homemade Premium Dishwasher Detergent Cubes

I have a love/hate relationship with my dishwasher.  I love the convenience, and it’s awesome that when you have a kitchen full of dirty plates, cups and pans, you can just throw it all in the dishwasher and ta-da, tidy […]