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5 No-Kill House Plants for Any Home

<i>Whether you can never remember to water your plants or you have a tendency to smother them with love, Tara Heibel from Sprout Home has the house plant you need to get your (indoor) garden growing.</i><p>A recurring request that we hear at Sprout Home is: "Can you give me a plant that I can’t kill?" While …

Top Things to Compost, and What to Avoid

Upwards of 30% of the garbage a household throws out each week could potentially go into a compost pile. When we cut domestic waste generation we are …

Root vegetables: easy to grow and delicious

A guide to growing tubers at home, including sweet potatoes and mashua<p>There is a lot to be said for having a little part of your world that doesn’t remind you of your failings. As a man in his 40s, I wake up some mornings thinking I’m in jail before remembering that eyebrows now grow that quickly. …

DIY- foldable drying rack

We live in a small house, which is great because it means we have to clean less and we don't have to walk a lot of stairs all the time. But it also …

What to Make This Weekend: Ping Pong Lights, Snow Ice Cream + More

Over here in San Francisco it’s going to be a tame 50 degrees this weekend, but if you’re on the opposite side of the country, chances are you’re battling some pretty brutal temperatures. We’re guessing you’ve probably had your fun snow shoeing and sledding by now. So we say stay indoors this …


50 Amazing, Easy DIY Bath and Body Products

I don't know about you, but I love bath and body products. Unfortunately, they can also be quite expensive. Not to fret, my friends, because the web …

Skin Care

13 Ways to Make Your Own Perfume | Hello Glow

Perfume is one of the most subjective topics there is. We aren’t all born with the same sense of scent, and someone else’s favorite perfume (and …

DIY Flower Pot Gumball Machine

Since I have been doing a lot of baking recently, I wanted to mix it up with some crafting. I kept seeing these absolutely adorable Gumball Machines …


Mini Flower Bouquets


How-To: Basic Crocheted Square Blanket

If you’re planning to combat the winter chill with a crocheted blanket or two but are feeling a little overwhelmed by all the available patterns, you’ll definitely want to check out this delightfully simple basic crocheted square blanket tutorial from Dottie Angel. The fun colors and join-as-you-go …

Pumpkin hat

Be it for Halloween or just for the sake of it, this cute pumpkin hat will be done in no time! free crochet pattern<p>295<p>1308

Tutorial | Altered Halloween Books

Check out these awesomely spooky Halloween altered books from Better After! They look really intricate but in fact they are super simple to make. …

How-To: E.T. Dog Costume

Have you got a special little friend you’d like to duo with this Halloween? Meg Allan Cole and her best buddy Gracie make an adorable pair in this super clever E.T doggie/owner costume.<p>Be sure to check out more doggie costumes in the related links below this post!

Knitted Cactus Pin Cushion

Stamped Halloween Cookies

Use rubber stamps and food color to turn cookies into Halloween-themed works of art. It’s easy to do and the results are stunning.<p>Get the …

DIY Jewelry Holder

Made from an old screen door and some pretty knobs I picked up. A great way to display and organize my favorite jewelry!<p>244<p>830

How-To: Spooky Crystal Ball Candlesticks

Create a fun and spooky crystal ball decor effect that’ll make your friends and trick-or-treaters look twice with this cool spooky crystal ball candlesticks tutorial from Bev at Flamingo Toes!<p>For this project, Bev teamed up with Karen from The Graphics Fairy to create a ready-to-use printable for …


DIY Witch’s Apothecary Bottles

These little spooky apothecary bottles are such a clever use of materials! Collect up your old spice tins and empty pill bottles to make these totally rad Halloween props. Just add some hot glue details, paint, cork, moss and bark– and you’ve got instant antique containers. This is definitely a …

Planning A Homemade Halloween Full Of Spooky Decorations

<b>Decorating the house</b> and getting it <b>ready for Halloween</b> is the most fun part for a lot of people. Sure, kids enjoy to go trick or treat and to shop …


Fabric Owls

Create an adorable owl that is perfect for fall with this easy craft. A fun project for kids who are learning to hand-sew.<p>Get the instructions for …


Halloween Spider Decorations

Creepy or cute? Little spiders circle this wreath cut from card stock. Includes a free cutting file for your Silhouette Cutting Machine.<p>26<p>316

Jack o’Lantern Drinking Glasses

Easy to make, reusable drinking glass clings. Perfect for a Halloween party or just family dinner!<p>59<p>353

Easy Vintage Halloween Tassels

Tutorial: Witch silhouette Halloween pillow

Tutorial: Witch silhouette Halloween pillow<p>Melissa Mortenson from Polka Dot Chair shares a tutorial for making this witch silhouette Halloween …

Crocheted Slippers

Dare you to make these very nice crocheted slippers?? They are easy to do it, cheap and you also can recycle some materials. (in Spanish)<p>325<p>2061

Tutorial: Flannel Halloween face pillows

Tutorial: Flannel Halloween face pillows<p>Christina from Lincoln Street Blog shares a tutorial at Eighteen 25 showing how you can make these cute …

Two Halloween Countdown Ideas

I have two Halloween Countdown ideas for you today. One is for those with very little time, and other for if you are feeling crafty and want to use …

Candy Corn Favor Pouch

Is there a cuter way to give out candy corn? These favor pouches are perfect for any Halloween party and take no time to make.<p>117<p>595

Too Cute To Spook DIY!!

Mindy of “you’re too crafty” is a busy working mom & wife, with a blended family of 6 incredible kids. She created these darling “Too Cute To Spooks” …

Spider Frame

Make this Spooky Spider frame for an easy DIY Halloween Decor piece! Perfect for table top, wall, or door display.<p>72<p>390