Repurposing Ideas, Trash to Treasure & Craft Ideas – DIY Inspired
24th Dec2012
Christmas Eve Sleeping Tips for Kids

Silent Night: Christmas Eve Sleeping Tips for Kids

For children, going to sleep on Christmas Eve can be difficult. After all, there is much to be excited about. For parents, it may be difficult to...

22nd Dec2012
Christmas Card Display

10 Creative Ways to Display Your Christmas Cards

It’s that time of year when our letterboxes are inundated with little gestures of goodwill in the form of Christmas cards. For many of us, these cards...

21st Dec2012

Puerto Rico’s Eggnog Coquito Punch Recipe

If you would like to try something different from the Christmas eggnog that you prepare every year; I suggest you try the Coquito. Puerto Rico’s eggnog and...

20th Dec2012
Green Christmas (6)

I’m Dreaming of a Green Christmas

I’m dreaming of a green Christmas for two reasons! The first reason is because my favorite color is green, and secondly because “green” also means eco-friendly. Same...

19th Dec2012
Burlap Sack Pillow

Recycled Coffee Bean Sack Pillow

I purchased these coffee bean sacks from a flea market a while ago.  They have been sitting in my craft closet just waiting to be transformed.  Ever...

18th Dec2012
west elm knock off lamp

DIY Lighting Knock Offs

When I first started blogging I knew what I wanted my “brand” to be.  I knew that I wanted to inspire people to save money but in...

17th Dec2012
Eco-friendly Gift Wrapping (1)

Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping

I have been using recycled bags for about two and a half years now.  I have a pet peeve when the cashier forgets and puts whatever it...

14th Dec2012
Top Tips to Set your Table for Christmas 2

Top Tips to Set your Table for Christmas

One of the biggest parts of Christmas is Christmas dinner. The big Christmas meal is often seen as more important than the decorations and the presents, and...

13th Dec2012
Recycled Christmas Card Ornaments (10)

Recycled Christmas Card Ornaments

I don’t know about you but I receive a lot of Christmas cards in the mail.  Don’t get me wrong.  I LOVE receiving them, especially the ones...

12th Dec2012
Stained Mason Jars

DIY Colored Glass Tutorial

Since I have done so many mason jar crafts, I have always wanted to try DIY Colored Glass.  I searched the web and found some great tutorials,...

11th Dec2012

Brighten Your Décor with Lamps

Lighting is so important in room design.  Lamps can set the mood, draw attention to the furnishings you worked so hard to put together, and can even...

10th Dec2012
Happy Meal Memory Ornament (7)

Happy Meal Toy Memory Ornaments

I don’t know about you but I am guilty of going through the McDonald’s drive thru every once in a while.  My daughter loves it, so maybe...

07th Dec2012
A Peppermint Christmas (7)

A Peppermint Christmas

Lucky for me working on and researching inspiration for my blog is all part of this dream job.  I wouldn’t have dreamt in a million years that...

06th Dec2012
Holiday Joy Wreath (9)

Holiday Joy Wreath

Joy to sales and dollar bins!  Believe it or not, I made this entire Holiday Joy Wreath for less than $15.00.  First of all, I found these...