Extra Space Storage Photo Contest – Win A $1000 Ikea Gift Card

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I am always in need of storage inspiration. I mean, seriously look at my pantry:Once upon a time, it was actually organized. However, finding anything in there now just doesn't happen. I mean I even have that issue in my living room too:That is why I am so excited about the Extra Space Storage Photo Contest. They are looking for clever DIY ...continue reading

5 Easy DIY Car Maintenance tips

This is a guest post.Learning how to do some easy DIY car maintenance tips will not only save you money, but also give your car a longer lifespan.  Don’t worry if you don’t think you’re mechanically inclined; these easy tips are not too difficult and well worth the time and effort.1. Change your car’s oil.Changing your car’s oil may sound ...continue reading

Countdown To Christmas: The Green Beauty Guide

Did you know that a lot of what you use to make ourselves look better is actually doing the exact opposite? A lot of the time they contain toxins and preservatives (everything from synthetic fragrances to petrochemicals to formaldehyde) that are bad for you and even worse, bad for the environment. The Green Beauty Guide is a book that tries to show you the ...continue reading

Calling All DIY’ers!

I love to find great sales.  I love to find great sales that I can actually use even better, and Sears has one of those going on.  Now, I know a ton of people who can always use tools for Christmas.  I'll be honest, we do most of our tool shopping at Sears.  It is really close to my house, they always have staff willing to help me (since I am an idiot when it ...continue reading