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Why I Will Never Be A Flea Market Flipper

Why I Will Never Be A Flea Market Flipper

I had big plans. I found an old desk at a sale one Saturday afternoon. It was ugly, came with a wobble, heavy as hell and a major hassle to load in my van to take home. But it had potential. So I was excited, […]

Chalk Paint Recipe

Chalk Paint Recipe

I have to admit, I’m new to the chalk painting scene. Partly because I’m used to painting it old school and partly because the price for a quart of chalk paint was too much for me to justify. That all changed thanks to Pinterest. I […]

DIY Soap Making For Beginners

DIY Soap Making For Beginners

Easy 30 Minute Craft Even My 8 Year Old Can Do   Kid crafts…hmmm…not always a fan. Am I allowed to say that? Sometimes I feel these projects turn out to be my projects and if I’m being honest, I really don’t need another project. […]

The Pie Pail

The Pie Pail

Pumpkin Pie. A family favourite thanks to grandma’s talent in the kitchen and my grandpa’s creative solution in transporting goods to market…goods being the pies and market being us, his family. This creative solution consisted of a five gallon bucket and a stack of wooden […]

4 Ingredient Laundry Soap

4 Ingredient Laundry Soap

There is something really satisfying about making my own products. I love knowing that laundry detergent isn’t some mysterious blend of ingredients that only the people at Tide know how to do. It gives me a sense of accomplishment that I know a few homesteading […]