Turn a Potholder into a Makeup Brush Holder

Turn Pot Holder into Makeup Brush Holder

If you’re in need of a makeup brush holder and don’t want to spend a lot of money, here is a simple way to make one for $1.  Just turn a pot holder that contains a pocket opening into a nice makeup brush holder.  I found this pot holder at one of the Everything’s a Dollar Store and turned it into a nice makeup brush holder for my teenage daughter.  She has tons of brushes that are thrown into a {Read More}

Easy Way to Sweeten Cold Drinks

Easy Way to Sweeten Cold Drinks

Have you ever tried to sweetened a cold drink, like tea? Impossible.  It’s always best to sweeten any drink before it is chilled.  It makes life so much easier.  Here is a little tip to help sweeten a drink that is already cold.  Just make ice cubes that are really, really sweet.  Pop them into your cold drink and let the sweet melt into it.  Love it!  (This little trick works great for the times when you make iced-tea.) Items {Read More}

Homemade Soft Caramel Candy

Homemade Soft Caramel Candy

Making caramel candy has been on my list for quite some time.  Finally, crossed it off today.  Such a tasty treat! It seemed like it was fitting to make this candy since Halloween is right around the candy.  Simple and easy definitely applies to making caramel candy.  Just follow the simple steps below.  Some people make this recipe in two steps.  I like quick and easy so this recipe combines everything in one pot. Ingredients and Items Needed: 1 cup {Read More}

How to Repair Holes in Jeans

How to Repair Holes in Jeans

These are definitely my favorite jeans.  How can you tell? Well, I wear them so much that they now have holes in the bottom.  So, I’ve decided that it’s either time to throw them away or try to figure out how to repair the holes.  This turned out to be a pretty simple fix.  If you have some jeans that need a repair, then here are the simple steps.  I have seen this type of repair done with interfacing or {Read More}

Toasted Baguette Topped With Tomatoes, Garlic, and Cheese

Toasted Baguette Topped With Tomatoes, Garlic and Cheese

Decided to make a quick snack that is not loaded with sodium.  I love baguette! It is such a nice bread.  When you toast the baguette, it is simply delicious.  I could eat toasted baguette all day.  Of course, topping it with different items just adds to that great flavor. Items Needed: 1 Baguette Loaf 3 Tomatoes (Roma or Plum are great choices) 5 Garlic cloves or more Cheese Unsalted Butter Salt and Pepper Olive Oil Italian Dressing (optional) Talipia {Read More}

Homemade Lotion Bars

Homemade Lotion Bars

I’m so glad to finally find something to make where I’m able able to use some more of the beeswax.  I bought a block of beeswax last year to make Homemade Vaseline and it has been sitting in the closet.  These little bars are so cute! Plus, they are magnificent

Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil

Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil

This is my second time trying to use coconut oil.  I bought some last year but did not like it.  I think it had to do with the oily look in the jar.  However, I was determined to give it a second try.  I’ve been seeing a lot of the whipped oil and shea butter recipes

Yummy Banana Pudding

Yummy Banana Pudding

I was in the mood for making banana pudding today.  Of course, I had to call my mom and get directions on how to make the pudding.  I put the pudding together in smaller glass dishes.  That way, people in the house can just reach in

Turning Clock Frames Into Decorative Art

How To Use Clock Frames As Decorative Art

Sometimes, I will be out driving and will stop at a new housing development that is open.  I’m not actually looking to buy a house right now. However, I like to look in

Bite-Size Peach Turnovers

Bite-Size Peach Turnovers

Sometimes, you just want a small bite of dessert.  When that happens, a small bite of peach turnover will solve the problem.  Sprinkle powdered sugar on top and you have yourself a winner.  Just think