Tag: DIY

Thrifty Thursday: DIY Outdoor Games

It’s officially summer! The school year has come to a close and there are a lot more opportunities for the kiddos to move it on outside to play. In addition to having fun in the sun with sprinklers, pools, bikes (and so on and so forth), outdoor games always provide a great source of entertainment. However, you can end up spending

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Craft Projects that Rock

My daughter has been learning about rocks and minerals in her preschool class which got me thinking about the rocks I’ve had saved for quite some time now. Some were rocks from our yard, some we picked up while on vacation, and others actually came in a bag at my local dollar store. These treasures had been collecting

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DIY Project: Create Your Own Photo Canvas

How many times do you find yourself thumbing through pictures on your cell phone, camera, or computer and thinking about how you would love to actually do something with them? Are you looking for inexpensive, yet creative, ways to add some décor to your home? Do you love the look of those photo canvases but

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This is why I’m not a DIY blogger.

Ask most educators and they will tell you that they have something they typically only do in the summer when they aren’t working.  The school year tends to be so focused on school that there often isn’t time for hobbies and outside interests (sad, but true).  Most teachers I know enjoy reading, working out more,

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Thrifty Thursday: DIY Bleach Pen Shirts

I’ve been itching to do something crafty lately. Anyone who knows me, knows that’s really nothing out of the ordinary. I’m always on the lookout for exciting (as well as fairly simple and inexpensive) new crafty DIY (do-it-yourself) projects. However, it’s been a while since I actually made the time to put one of these

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