Ashley Kirsininkas

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13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Laundry Rooms

12 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Smell Amazing

We’re on a real nature high over here. Whether we’re DIYing with acorns, leaves or branches, it’s all about bringing a bit of what’s outside in. And if you’ve been wondering how to up your scent-game naturally, here are 12 tips to make your house smell amazing this winter.<p>1. Lavender Lemon Candles: …

Sinusitis

11 Surprising Uses for Kitchen Sponges

These sink-side staples are helpful all over the house. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>Sponges might be the best at cleaning spills and soaping up dishes, but if you confine them to your kitchen, you're missing out on their other hidden skills. These clever uses will have …

Freebie | 16 Printables & Ideas for Last Minute Gifts & Wrapping

Ready to get those gifts wrapped? Here are some free printable resources you can use. Some of them are gift ideas too, like this Peppermint Brownie …

How-To: Mint Hot Chocolate Test Tube Mixers

Create your own awesomely tasty DIY stocking stuffers with this single serve mint hot chocolate test tube mixers tutorial from Aimee at SwellMayde!

Whipped Gingerbread Sugar Scrub

Treat your skin to a holiday treat with this Whipped Gingerbread Sugar Scrub! Everything you need is already in your pantry!<p>369<p>1309

Faux fur infinity scarf

Food Gift Tags

Add a homemade gift tag to your baked goods and other holiday treats. It’s easy to do and friends and family will appreciate the personal touch.<p>Get …

DIY Gold Confetti Dipped Mug

Isn’t this Gold Confetti Dipped Mug so stunning?<p>Rachel posted the tutorial for it on her blog, Lines Across. She says: “I made this gold confetti …

Simple Double Crochet Scarf

Lemon Lip Scrub

Exfoliate and moisturize dry lips with this refreshing lemon lip scrub. This scrub is made with one of the best oils for skin and hair.<p>415<p>1731

Wood slice Christmas trees

These pretty mini Christmas trees makes a great ornaments! It is made out of wood slices & grosgrain ribbon! (in Lithuanian)<p>144<p>627

Wood Burned Coasters & Ornaments

HomeMade Modern EP36 Ironbound Bookcase

This DIY bookshelf project has a nice rustic, modern look and is easily created from angle irons and 2x10s.<p>SUPPLIES:<p>Two 2x10 (8' long) <i><br>Available at</i> …

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 …

DIY

Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

Backyard chickens are all the rage right now and laundry detergent is totally next on he list, in my opinion. I see it being made left and right. I …

Homemade White Tiger Balm - Humblebee & Me

A few weeks ago I went to my acupuncturist (she’s wonderful!), and afterward so gave me some White Tiger Balm for my legs and neck. I’d never tried …

How to make a wooden planter

Step 1<p>Mark and cut all the pieces of timber to the correct lengths, cutting the ends as squarely as possible for a smooth finish. Using a 3mm drill …

A Natural Remedy for Chapped "Winter Cheeks"

This week I have been waging my annual winter battle with chapped winter skin! While my trouble spots are my hands and feet…I remember when my kids …

Backyard Outlaw Fire Starters

How To Make Candles - Natural Beeswax Candles

<b>Nothing provides a cozy warmth in your home like</b> the soft glow of a candle. So, what if you could enjoy the charm of candlelight, and also be …

How to Make an All-Natural Protective Paw Wax for Dogs & Cats

Here at the homestead — in addition to the 3 dairy goats, 21 chickens, 50+ quail, and rabbits, we breed, train, and compete champion bird …

18 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids & Adults

Every year, around this time, I start dreaming of warmer climates. Images of sunshine, bare feet, and tropical thunderstorms haunt my daydreams. And …

Can You Grow Blueberries In A Pot? Sure!

Fresh blueberries can cost a pretty penny at the grocery store, but did you know it’s easy to grow your own…even on a balcony! Depending on the …

Gardening

Love Strawberries? Here’s How To Grow Your Own

18 Comments Print Email<p>If you’d like to get your kiddos interested in gardening, growing strawberries is just the ticket! They bear juicy, red fruit …

Homemade Bath Crayons - For A Fun and Natural Bath Time

<b>Splish splash, I was takin’ a bath…</b><p>But I was bored and wanted something to draw with. So I dripped water all over the floor and reached for the …

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …