DIY Projects

Simple Green Project: Using Food as Paint Thumbnail

Every once in a while, I fancy myself an artist and try taking brush to canvas to create something fun and funky. In the spirit of fun and funky, here's a simple green project to try: Painting with food and drink. The threat of ants notwithstanding, it will make a one-of-a-kind piece of art for [...]

Eco-Friendly Tips for Decorating Your Beach House Thumbnail

In a perfect world, we'd all have a beach house to escape to when we need a break from life. If you’re fortunate enough to have one, you want it to look natural and inviting. This means taking the time to decorate it that way, which can be both fun and challenging. To do this [...]

Three Awesome DIY Project Ideas to Do with Your Kids Thumbnail

The truth is that kids get bored easily. And it makes parents like me want to pull our hair out every time we hear "I'm bored!" However, there are ways to entertain your kids, teach them valuable skills, bond with them, and save yourself some money. Do-it-yourself projects can work for children of any age [...]

5 Fun Outdoor Craft Ideas Thumbnail

Even though apps like Pokémon Go are getting people back outside, it’s still not disconnecting them from their screens. Yeah, they’re catching Pokémon in real-time and are involving their friends in the hunt, but is it challenging their dexterity and helping them to express their creativity? I’m going to argue on the side of not. [...]

Choreograph a Brand New Shower with Kohler Thumbnail

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kohler. All opinions are 100% mine. Our master bathroom is pretty basic. Double sinks, shower, garden tub, toilet, eggshell walls — no nice finishes or anything that makes it feel like the retreat I wish it was. If there's one room I really wish we [...]