Mother’s day is just a few weeks away. Do you have your Mother’s Day gift picked out already? Or are you like most of us and have trouble finding just the right item to give your mom to show her how much you care? I have just the thing that you will be able to spoil her with. A self care gift to use at home and handmade by you! It has items to make her skin feel wonderful, help those mom eyes stay healthy, and if she gets under the weather something to help perk her up. Continue reading “Homemade Mother’s Day Gift to Pamper Mom”
Happy Make It Monday everyone! I made my own makeup remover and cleansing pads this weekend. I came around to this little craft by happenstance. Do you ever forget that you tossed your flannel pajamas in the dryer again! Now the pajamas are all shrunk unevenly and uncomfortable to wear because of the shrinkage. I was trying to think of what to do with them. The flannel still felt awesome but the material didn’t fit right.
We have the most charming piano. I learned how to play on it when I was young and possibly someday at least one of my children will also learn how to play on the piano. Currently they enjoy using it to bang on the keys. Also to me and my mother’s dismay they enjoy driving their cars, dancing their figures, and landing their airplanes across the piano bench. We’ve tried to throw a nice colorful mat over it, but it slips right off. Occasionally with a small boy along for the ride!
I needed to fix our mess of kids craft table. A homemade chair cover was my solution. Our children’s stages of development can be measured by types of messes that they leave behind. D-Man is in kindergarten and getting homework for the first time as well as learning how to write sentences. Big-C is in early childhood and is working on writing the letters of his name and using a scissors. In our dining room we have a children’s table and chair set. Much of our kids’ crafts, homework, and kids fodder ends up here. This corner of our dining room had become a disaster area in need of a makeover.
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This homemade anti aging eye cream is a super simple solution to those tired mom eyes. It’s almost Valentine’s Day and you can make something nice for yourself to make your skin feel better. Are people saying you look tired, people have been telling me I looked tired. I decided to take control and make my own eye cream. Continue reading “DIY Homemade Anti Aging Eye Cream”