Brittany Thacker

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DIY Mini Pallet Coaster

Need a last minute handmade gift idea? Try these adorable mini pallet coasters made from craft sticks. I made these last year for my family and they were a huge hit.<p>The Sorry Girls have a great video tutorial explaining the process.<p>If you have access to power tools, like a miter saw, you could …

Homemade Vicks Shower Tablets - Essential Oils Based Cold Relief

In a mixing bowl, combine baking soda and water until the mixture forms a thick paste. It should be so thick that you have some of the mixture on a …

Erupting Baking Soda Paint Recipe

Two Ingredient Homemade Baking Soda Paint<p>As I was writing up our collection of two ingredient paint recipes it occurred to me that I have never …

How To Make A Simple, All-Natural Toilet Bowl Cleaner

I’m really excited to share a tip about a really un-exciting topic – cleaning the toilet. It’s no one’s chore of choice, but it has to get done …

How to Clean Your Mattress {Spring Cleaning}

So this month I am working on organizing and cleaning the master bedroom for my Household Organization Diet. Since the majority of our time in our …

How to Organize Your Home in Style: Free Printables!

The internet is loaded with so many lovely (and free!) printables that you can dress up ho-hum containers and make your life a little less hectic in …

18 DIY Outdoor Furniture Projects That Will Transform Your Garden

Relax in style this summer with these amazing outdoor furniture projects.<p>Get in the garden and enjoy the sun in ultimate comfort with a homemade …

9 Brilliant Decorating Ideas for Your Bookshelves

Interior Design

9 DIY Jams to Make Now

Right now we’re in the midst of a bounty of summer fruits. Sadly, it won’t last forever. Here are nine sweet and tart jams to make now.<p>Right now …

Colorado High Schooler Invents Smart Gun That Unlocks With Your Fingerprint

Colorado has a history with gun violence so it’s only appropriate that 17-year-old Kai Kloepfer, a high school student from Boulder, would want to apply biometric user authentication to firearms. Kloepfer just won the $50,000 Smart Tech for Firearms Challenge for his smart gun prototype.<p>Angel …

DIY: Hanging Garden Shelves for a Small Space

Do not be scared off by the power tools. Designer Ben Uyeda’s hanging garden shelves are actually easy to make (well, at least according to the …

Small Spaces

How to: Make a DIY Modern Raised Dog Bowl

My friend (and Curbly blogger extraordinaire) Capree loves dogs. I, myself, being hopelessly allergic to them... have a like-them-from-afar kinda …

Woodworking

Top 23 New & Awesome DIY Pallet Projects

There is no need to tell you about all the positive things we have when we have a pallets at home. There are so many ways to repurpose them and make …