Mellina Parker

24 Added | 5 Magazines | @mellinaparker | Keep up with Mellina Parker on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mellina Parker”

onesarcasticbroad.net

DIY Painted Kitchen Towels {with free SVG files}

UPDATE! I have received so many requests about selling these towels and I am happy to announce that I have just opened up an Etsy shop and these are …

Crafting

25 DIY Home Decor Ideas

When Spring is near I get the <b>home decorating</b> fever. I was so happy to find a ton of inspiration this week over at our link party. There were so many …

Chemicals

DIY Portable Bucket Air Conditioner

If you had to come up with a top 10 list of uncomfortable situations, being stuck inside on a hot day without air conditioning is probably on there. …

Facebook

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 …

Crafting

Homemade Self Tanner – A Natural DIY Sunless Tan

<b>I’m going to start this out with a confession:</b> when I was in high school, and even a few times in college, I occasionally visited a tanning bed. …

Skin Care

Homemade Massage Oil - Infused with Herbs and Essential Oils

<b>As a person who tends to hold her</b> tension in her shoulders, I enjoy a good massage. Ok, I’d enjoy a massage no matter what. But who wouldn’t? And …

Alternative Medicine

How To Get Rid of Ants Naturally: House and Carpenter Ants

<b>Learn how to Get Rid of Ants Naturally!</b><p><b>I take pride in my advanced detective skills,</b> and I apply them to almost everything including: figuring out …

Insects

9 Genius Ways To Relieve Bug Bites

No more itchy, red, humongous bumps!<p>Summer, we love you, but all of these insect bites are really killing our mood. Sure, bug repellants can scare off the pests, but those don’t guarantee around-the-clock protection. So the next time you stumble upon a bug bite, don’t be so quick to make a beeline …

15 DIY Birthday Party Decoration Ideas - Cute Homemade Birthday Party Decor

1 of 15<p>Inspired by Charm<p>DIY Tassel Garland<p>Dress up your mantel with a colorful paper garland—it will take some time to make, but it's definitely …

Decorations

Make Your Own: All-Over Home Balm

<i>Post by contributor, Dea’ Daniels.</i><p>Once upon a time, I lived and worked on pristine mountain ranch. The property was breath-taking, the work was …

How to Build a Picnic Table with Built-in Cooler - The Home Depot

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes<br>by Heidi of Kruse’s Workshop<p>Howdy from South Dakota! I’m Heidi, and along with my trusty husband, Brent, we’ve …

The Secret To Perfect Pizza Dough - Wine & Glue

The Secret to Perfect Pizza Dough! Easy to follow step by step photos that will give you the perfect pizza dough!<p>I’ve been wanting to write this post …

Baking

(Practical) Mason Jar Gifts (and Solutions) - CITY GIRL FARMING

I love canning jars. They are my drink glasses, my craft organizers, my food storage containers and an excuse to collect way more of them then I’ll …

Crafting

How To: Beat the Heat with an $8 Homemade Air Conditioner

If you're breaking a sweat in the summer heat, but not trying to break the bank, this dead simple trick will show you how to make your own air …

We need to talk about how perfect this Red, White, and Blueberry Cocktail is for your Fourth of July party: http://cntry.lv/6180cAwG

How to Make Fresh Pasta from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With a little assistance from Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit, making fresh pasta doesn't have to be im-pasta-ble after all.</i><p>Making fresh pasta is …

Italian Food

How to Make Homemade Pizza Dough

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With Amber Wilson from For the Love of the South's step by step instructions, making pizza dough no longer has to be reserved for special</i> …

Recipes

How to Make Twix Bars at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

Dessert

Summer Mason Jars

Hi There! I’m Dee, and I blog over at Meatloaf and Melodrama, where I share easy crafts, DIY projects and simple recipes. I am thrilled to be guest …

Crafting

How to wear pigtails without a partline (and hide any regrowth)

<b>When you think of pigtails, you immediately think of a childish hairstyle that has no business being on an adult.</b><p>To some extent that’s true. …

Hairstyling

Some new ideas for old things

Did you know that nail polish can be used as an invisible glue? No, me neither?<p>Or that you could use shower caps (the ones found in hotels) as shoe …

Nails

33+ kids activities for summer fun

While not strictly home and garden, if the kids are out of the way (and having fun) you can end up doing more in the home AND garden, right?<p>So here …

Carpets