Super Soft Homemade Play Dough

Super Soft Homemade Play Dough headerHow To Make Super Soft Homemade Play Dough…With A Secret Ingredient

By Jennifer Spears

Do you want to learn the secret to making homemade play dough? 

This recipe is the easiest, nicest smelling play dough on the planet! And it’s super soft! Continue reading “Super Soft Homemade Play Dough”

Homemade Laundry Soap…Works Great And Saves Money

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Making Homemade Laundry Soap

By Jennifer Spears

Making homemade laundry soap wasn’t something that I even thought about until I had my first baby. 

All of the special laundry instructions that came with a newborn really made me wonder though…if commercial laundry soap is too rough on delicate newborn skin…do I really want it on mine either? Continue reading “Homemade Laundry Soap…Works Great And Saves Money”

Save Money By Using The 5/20 Savings Plan

Save Money By Using The 5/20 Savings Plan

The $5/$20 Savings Plan: An (Almost) Painless Way To Save Money

By Jennifer Spears

Have you tried to save money in the past, but couldn’t stick with it? Did you find that after just a short period of time, it got too hard…and you just gave up? 

Don’t feel bad, saving money is something that many people struggle with. There are tricks though! Ways that you can increase your savings without feeling the strain of taking too much away from your family budget! Continue reading “Save Money By Using The 5/20 Savings Plan”

A Fun Way To Recycle Broken Crayons

A Fun Way To Recycle Broken Crayons facebook header A Fun Way To Recycle Broken Crayons: Turn Them Into Fun Shapes For Little Hands!

By Jennifer Spears

Looking for a fun way to recycle broken crayons?

If you’re like me, you hate to see things wasted…especially things that we have bought for our kids! Continue reading “A Fun Way To Recycle Broken Crayons”

10 Things To Do After You’ve Started A Craft Business

10 Things To Do After You've Started A Craft Business

You’ve Started A Craft Business…Now What?

By Jennifer Spears

You finally started a craft business!

Congratulations!

I’m so happy for you! Running a business from home is fun and exciting, and since your business revolves around your hobby, you’ll never dread a day of work again! Continue reading “10 Things To Do After You’ve Started A Craft Business”

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Chocolate Lake Cake

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Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Chocolate Lake Cake: A Birthday Gone Wild

By Jennifer Spears

This Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Chocolate Lake Cake was recently created for our son’s 15th birthday! Homemade birthday cakes are something that we take seriously around here! Continue reading “Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Chocolate Lake Cake”

A Convenient Frugal Alternative To Cat Litter

A Convenient Frugal Alternative To Cat Litter

An Alternative To Cat Litter: Ditch Your Kitty Litter…Not Your Kitty!

By Jennifer Spears

Can we just agree right from the start here that this post won’t include any pictures of litter boxes…or their “deposits?” Great…now where do I begin? Litter boxes are disgusting…there…I said it! Finally though, after months of experimenting, we are confident in saying that we have found the best, most convenient, most frugal alternative to cat litter! Continue reading “A Convenient Frugal Alternative To Cat Litter”

How To Pack A Can’t Get Home Bag

can't get home bag Revised Can t Get Home BagHow To Pack A “Can’t Get Home Bag”

By Jennifer Spears

If you are into prepping at all, you’ve surely heard of a “get home bag.” While that is a great idea for some families and situations, we’ve taken it in another direction and prepared a “can’t get home bag” for each of our vehicles. This makes more sense for us, since we have small children and almost always have them with us. Should an emergency situation occur, we’re stuck wherever we happen to be…we’re not going anywhere! Continue reading “How To Pack A Can’t Get Home Bag”