New Mom Gift Idea: Nursing Time Box

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Here's a frugal, easy and useful gift idea for a new mom... A friend of mine had her third baby a few weeks ago and is now at home with the infant and her two other small children.  As I prepared a…

How to Make Your Own Window Cornice

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I really like the simple look of window cornices. They are clean, fresh, and from what I discovered, easy to make! I was also pleasantly surprised at how cheap the supplies for this turned out to be. AND…

DIY Baby Gift: Owl Pillow and Burp Cloths

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A friend of mine had a little boy yesterday. I used it as an excuse to whip up a few fun burp clothes and an owl. These burp clothes are actually made from cloth diapers. If you have any sewing skills…

How to Make a Pacifier Clip

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My little lady loves her pacifier. She also loves to spit it out at inconvenient times and in gross places. One of the most useful things I've made for her so far is a pacifier clip. They were SUPER easy.…

How to Clean Uggs

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I love my Uggs. I got them around 3 years ago and wish I could wear them every day. They are a heavenly place for my feet in the winter. The problem with my deep love for my Uggs is that they have gotten…

Homemade Disinfectant Recipe

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In an attempt to reduce toxins in our homes and save money, we've  become official wannabe hippie pioneer women.  Well, at least I like to think I am.  Polly, have you been converted yet? Below is…