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kids crafts: create a recycled village!

My daughter, Rowan, had a great time working towards finishing her little village and decorating all the people. The best part about this project is …

Crafting

Shape Up! Fuel Your New Year's Resolution with These Calorie-Torching Moves

Exercise—you don't have to spend hours a day doing it. If you work out harder and faster, you can burn the same amount of calories in a shorter …

Exercise

Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …

Home Storage Solutions 101: Ideas And Organization Tips

Are you trying to find the right home storage solutions for your family and house?<p>If you've ever searched for a place to store your stuff in your …

'FROZEN' Silly Putty

<b>Step 8</b><p>Pour this solution into your original bowl with the glue and water<p><b>Step 9</b><p>This is the best part! Stir and watch the magic happen! Doesn’t it look …

How to Keep Black Clothes from Fading

Faded black clothes can be a remarkably frustrating laundry mishap, but this fading process is not necessarily inevitable. A few essential washing …

Washing Machines

8 Organic School Lunchbox Meals That Can Be Prepared The Night Before

Given the hustle and bustle of the morning routine on a school day, sometimes whipping up a healthy homemade meal to pack in my son's lunchbox can be …

An Easter Felt Calla Lilly Wreath Tutorial

Stephanie of “Hugs Kisses and Snot” is a guest blogger over on “I’m Feelin’ Crafty” hosted by Louise where Stephanie is sharing her colorful and fun …

Craft: Make tops with caps - EP 717 - simplekidscrafts

How-To: DIY Hanging Garden

This weekend, get a jump on your springtime gardening with this DIY hanging garden tutorial from HomeMade Modern!<p>To see how it’s done, you can watch the video above, then head over to HomeMade Modern to see written step-by-step instructions with easy-to-follow photos.

DIY

Batik Fabric from Crayons

Create beautiful, one-of-a-kind batik fabric using a surprising material: crayons! A fun project for kids of all ages.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

30 Awesome Upcycling Ideas That Will Make Your Home Awesome

Before you throw anything away, really think about it. For example, if you've finished burning a candle that comes in a big glass jar, don't waste …

101 Ideas to Reuse Household Items

If we waste one thing most, that would be food. Be it fruit and vegetable skin, seeds or the cooked meals. Here’s how you can reuse the food waste to …

DIY board and batten

Thank you for waiting for this post. I know some of you have been patiently waiting for the “JustaGirl” version of this. I will say that after …

How To Strip Painted Furniture

I am not one to be very high maintenance while painting furniture. I like to take the least<br>steps as possible for the best outcome. For that reason I …

Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

Outdoor Spaces

How to Build a Fort

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>How To | More in Outdoor<p>How to Build a Fort<p>How to make a versatile …

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

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Build & Organize A Corner Shelving System

Hi, it's Mandi from Making Nice in the Midwest. When my husband and I first moved into our ranch home two years ago, we weren't quite sure how to …

knitty.com

<i>by</i> <i>Kristi Porter</i> <br>I must confess to a feeling of postmodern nostalgia for what-never-was tinged with some sort of tweenage pop-icon fandom when I …

enJOY it by Elise Blaha Cripe

I have had this project in my head for months and I am glad I finally decided to just execute. These plants are now hanging in the corner of our loft …

DIY: Three Fabric Printing Techniques, Rolling Pin Included

Ever since we posted about Ariele Alasko’s hand-stamped upholstered chair, I’ve been on the lookout for more DIY fabric-printing ideas. I was …

30 Clever and Chic DIY Clothing Storages

If you live in a small place where there is no space for a big closet you have to think of some alternative ways of dealing with this problem. For …