20 Cool Glow Stick Ideas

  Glow sticks are so much fun for both kids and adults. Lily has collected 20 of her favorite glow stick crafts and ideas. In order to see all 20 ideas, look for the navigation arrows top right. They look like <- 1 of 21 ->  Just click the arrows to move forward and backwards […]

Cold Process Soap Making for Beginners!

    If you want to learn how to make cold process soap, this is an awesome tutorial. Tiffany explains everything you need to know to make cold process soap. The instructions are very detailed. She includes links to places to get some of the supplies. And she includes appropriate warnings about the proper way […]

Homemade Watercolor Alcohol Ink Ornaments

  This is a guest post on the bystephanielynn.com website by Melanie of Bliss Bloom (blog). Melanie developed a variety of different techniques for using alcohol ink on glass. Because alcohol ink produces beautiful iridescent colors on glass, it’s perfect for handmade glass ornaments. Melanie includes a supplies list and detailed instructions on making: Water […]

31 Beautiful DIY Candle Ideas & Tutorials

  Would you like to learn how to make candles? Or are you already an experienced candle maker and are just looking for inspiration? This article on the Homemade Home Ideas website shares 31 different candle making tutorials that will help! I selected this article because of the wide variety of candles and the different […]

47 Genius Camping Hacks Every Camping Fan Should Know

  If you like to camp, you’ll love this article! It’s filled with gadgets and ideas that will make camping even more fun. If you see an idea you like, just click the link to get more details. Some of these are items you can buy. But a lot of these camping ideas are also […]

Mason Jar Crafts: A List of 27 Easy and Creative Ideas

  Mason jars are so versatile and can be used in a variety of different crafts. In this article, Debbie of One Little Project at a Time, has collected 27 fun and creative mason jar projects. There’s a link after each picture that will take you to a tutorial for that project. Centerpieces, herb gardens, […]

How to Make French-Style Cream Cheese

If you love cream cheese, you’ll love this simple recipe by Lesa for homemade, French-style cream cheese. It requires 2 ingredients (a cheese culture and rennet), that are inexpensive and can be ordered online. Lesa  includes links to places where you can get these 2 ingredients. The process to make the cheese is easy and you […]

An All-in-One DIY Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker

  One of Owen’s goals for this project was to build a multi-purpose stove that didn’t require a lot of wood or charcoal, and would still retain enough heat for cooking and baking. He and the editors of Mother Earth News came up with this design. This is a wood-fired, outdoor stove that can be […]

8 Creative & Private Garden Fence Ideas

  Garden fences are a way to add privacy to your backyard and garden area. Melissa has collected some nice examples of fences that work in different ways. A lot of these ideas are lattice fences or creative privacy screens which work really well in garden areas. Click on the 8 Creative & Private Garden […]

17 of the World’s Best Body Butter Recipes

Body butters are a popular way to moisturize and restore dry skin. There are countless commercial body butters on the market. However, commercial body butters contain chemicals and other problematic ingredients. Homemade body butters are a better option because they use healthy ingredients. In this article you’ll find 17 different body butters that you can […]