Cross section of celery stalks after their long drink This is a classic science experiment for small children meant to teach them how water travels up a plants stem. Materials: A disposable clear drinking glass A stalk of celery, with leaves Food coloring (dark colors will work more noticeably than yellow) A drinking straw (optional) […]
Does this poppy look real to you? Would you believe it’s made from paper napkins from the Dollar Store? This craft is one of my favorites. It’s simple enough for children to make, and priced to fit any budget. The result? Happiness and a smile. These napkin flowers are perfect decorations for just about any […]
Today we are removing a cast iron sink and installing a stainless steel sink. You want to read the instructions that come with your new sink to get a really good understanding on what’s involved.
It’s really that simple! Built-in storage is essential in closets these days. In a perfect world, closets would always come with a full, functioning, effective closet kit, but they just don’t. In fact, bedroom closets are nearly useless when in their builder-grade state. Most closets are equipped with just one rod and a shelf just above it. This is […]
So we just finished a wonderful new project that I am SUPER excited to share with everyone! We have been wanting to dress up our very builder-grade guest bathroom. We had already painted the bathroom blue, hung some accessories, and added a new shower curtain, but the bathroom still lacked some major pizazz Guest Bathroom […]
In planning our laundry room overhaul, I knew that the only way to accomplish my low-budget makeover was DIYing my own shelving. Custom shelving can cost upwards of hundreds of dollars, and even your basic pre-fabbed, boring shelves can be about $20+/- a piece! With three shelves, that would have been a minimum of $60 […]