How To Keep Mosquitoes Away By Burning Coffee Grounds

Are mosquitoes ruining your Summer? These little critters seem to appear everywhere without warning and leave you behind a little gift – a red, sore, itchy bite! Trying to swat them in the air seems fruitless, you are probably spending a small fortune on traps and sprays, so it’s time you put an end to this… [read more]

Remove Ants Fast With These Simple Tricks

They are small but mighty, tiny but vicious and most importantly they always turn up to your BBQ’s even when they aren’t invited! You guessed it, we are talking about ANTS! Getting rid of these little pests is incredibly hard, after all there are so many of them, and we are only bothered by them in… [read more]

13 April Fools Pranks That Will Have Your Kids Howling With Laughter

Salt in the sugar bowl and saran wrapped doorways are child’s play…pranking is a serious business and these amazing ideas are guaranteed to give the whole family the giggles! Perfect pranks for a fun filled April Fools day, either prank your family or friends with these hilarious ideas! Announce to the family that you’re all… [read more]

26 Genius Ways To Make Something Old New Again

Things fall apart, as the saying goes, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. Sometimes we can transform the broken down into something new and surprising. Sure, it’s great to do that sort of transformation on a found or vintage item. But use an item with some meaning to your own story, and that transformation… [read more]

21 Ways to Upcycle Empty Pill Bottles

With modern medicine and pharmacology come lots and lots of pill bottles. And once those scripts are filled and emptied, we’re tasked with finding a way to reuse them. We’re in luck, though. The shape and strength of modern pill bottles makes them great for tons of uses – from craft tables to tool benches,… [read more]

20 Insanely Cool Ways To Upcycle Old Doors

Doors are more than just entranceways into our dwellings. Doors are portals into our most guarded and sacred spaces. Unfortunately, doors have a lifespan just as much as the homes in which they hang, and so they are discarded and forgotten… All these discarded doors are now en vogue – the older, more beaten up,… [read more]

7 Effective Ways To Have A Wasp Free Summer

There are few things better than sitting barefoot in the warm grass of your backyard, a glorious summer breeze blowing in over your shoulder. But, it isn’t long before some kind of a pest pays you a visit. And you just hope it’s not another wasp. Of all the biting/stinging insects, wasps do not present… [read more]

20 Ways To Entertain Bored Kids On Long Car Journeys

In the past decade, car travel in the United States has fallen to unprecedented lows. Predictably, that trend coincided with the rise of fuel costs. Slowly, Americans have adjusted their driving habits, taking fewer trips, driving more efficient vehicles, and choosing to live closer to their jobs. This is particularly true among millennials-those born from… [read more]

20 Mind Blowing Ways To Organize Every Inch Of Your Kitchen

Ever find yourself digging though piles of pots and pans to find the right sheet tray, or combing though draws upon drawers to find your tablespoon measuring cup? These awesome hacks will have your kitchen and pantry decluttered fast, and will keep your closets and shelving neat and tidy. 1. Magazine Holder for Pasta –… [read more]

20 Gorgeous Garden Bed Edging Ideas That Anyone Can Do

Weeding a garden can be tough work, and keeping a defined edge to your flowerbeds can be even tougher. Even with weekly mowing, continually needing to weed your garden edging can be tiring and simply not effective. Here’s a couple of beautiful and creative ideas to keep grass and weeds out, and your vegetables and… [read more]