Top 10 Workbenches

This is a great collection of the top 10 workbenches listed on Instructables. If you see a workbench you like, just click on the picture and you’ll see the detailed construction plans.  There are plans for: Woodworker’s Workbench Easy Garage Storage and Bench Building a Workshop Kids Pallet Workbench Apartment Workbench (A really nice space saver!) […]

How to Make a Strawberry Pallet Planter

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! This is a design for a strawberry pallet planter  by Tanya of Lovely Greens.  It’s simple, and has a clean, organic look to it.  This is a step-by-step tutorial with photographs and instructions.  She […]

How to Make An Ice Lantern

This is a great tutorial that explains how to make ice lanterns (ice luminarias).  They’re candles that have leaves and berries frozen in the outer walls of the candle.  Once they’re made you can pop a battery-driven tea light in the middle. They’re really beautiful. You can use them to decorate your walk or window […]

5 Uses for Wood Pallets in the Home

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! Here is some inspiration for pallet furniture lovers:  a coffee table, kid’s bed, office desk, sofa and ottoman – all made with pallets. We here at DIY agree with the comments at the end […]

5 Herbs That Naturally Relieve Anxiety

Many people experience symptoms of anxiety due to increased stress in their daily lives. Just a few of those symptoms include insomnia, nervousness, and tension headaches.  Insomnia is a particular problem because if an anxious person doesn’t get adequate rest, their anxiety increases. In this post, NatureHacks discusses 5 herbs that relieve anxiety. One herb […]

How to Get Rid of Dark Bags under your eyes with Coffee Beans!

Vanessa shares a very creative DIY skin recipe. If you’re bothered by dark bags under your eyes and want a natural way to get rid of the puffiness, check out this post.  The remedy uses coffee beans which have anti-inflammatory properties. In addition to ground coffee beans, Vanessa’s remedy for dark bags under your eyes […]

10 Ways to Save Hundreds this Month

It’s common to overspend during the holidays. But now in the New Year there are a lot of things you can do to save more money.  This article shares some great tips on how to save hundreds in one month. It may not sound like much but it can  really add up over time.   How to […]

Four Easy Face Painting Tutorials for Kids

Face painting is something most kids really enjoy. You can do it at children’s parties, for certain holidays, and just as a fun activity for kids on the weekend. This post provides step-by-step directions on how to paint 4 different faces: A Dog face A Tiger face A Butterfly (my favorite!) A Pirate face The […]

How Drinking Too Much Soda Can Affect Your Body

Everyone has probably heard the recommendation of drinking 8 glasses of water a day. Many people assume they can substitute soda (or pop if that’s what you call it in your area) for the 8 glasses of water. This video explores the science behind what happens to your body when you drink a lot of […]

12 Punny Valentine’s Day Cards Your Significant Other Will Love

Grace has found 12 Valentine’s Day cards with puns that will make your loved one feel the love and laugh out loud. Some of the cards are for sale. Others you can make. If you see a card you like, just click on the link under the photo.  Here are just a few of the […]