DIY Key Ring

Not too long ago, I was making a project that required about 30 key chains. I was planning on buying them the next time I went to store. However, I came across some wire, and it hit me. Why not just make them? It was so simple that I couldn’t believe I hadn’t thought of it earlier.

Wire, wire cutters, a cylinder object, and two minutes later I had enough homemade key chains for my project.

Since it was not only super easy but also super cheap, I had to share it with you.

1. Gather your tools. You will need wire, wire cutters, and a cylinder object that is the size you want your key ring.0410150431

2. Wrap the wire tightly around the cylinder object0410150437

3. Remove the wire from the cylinder object.


4. Cut your wire. For light items, like foil shapes, you only need on loop, but for heavier items you will want two loops.0410150442

5. Press the ring together0410150449

Now you are ready to start your project.


Make Your Own Decorative Bottle Light Display

This bottle display is pretty during the day, but it is beautiful in the dark. Not only does the light make the rocks glow, but it also makes a beautiful design on your table and wall. It will look great in any room, from a teenagers bedroom to the living room.


               You will need permanent markers, fish tank rocks, a glass bottle, and a light to go underneath. Here is the battery operated led light I used.

1. Color the rocks with permanent markers.


2. Fill you bottle with the desired amount.


3. Turn on light and place underneath


Enjoy you beautiful light display:)

Light up Your Night with these 15 DIY Glow Ideas

1. Stepping Stones eHow


2. Ring Toss Mama Did It

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3. Flower Pots Stagetecture 


4. Tree Stumps Wiki How


5. Pebbles Book of Joe


6. Bowling Growing a Jeweled Rose

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7. Sprinkler The Pink Lab

PicMonkey Collage

8. Twister Hub Pages


9. Balloons Kiwi Crate


10. Balloon Pool Lights Turnstyle Vogue


11. Chair and sofa Design Crave


12. Bubbles


13. Sidewalk Chalk Growing a Jeweled Rose

glow in dark

14. Drink Cooler Camping Livez


15. Hanging Balloons Pinterest


30 DIY Yard Games to try this Summer

30 DIY Yard Games to try this Summer

Here are 30 terrific ideas for entertaining in your backyard.

Summer is my favorite time of the year. It’s the time for family fun, cook outs, festivals, bon fires, and more. Last year we built a wonderful bar in our back yard. It’s a great spot to entertain, but it is lacking in entertainment, other than the fire pit. I wanted some ideas of fun family games that would could play, so I went on a search. Here is a roundup of 30 awesome ideas I wanted to share with you. I know I can’t try all 30, but it will be hard to choose because they are all so great.

1. Giant Jenga East Plum


2. Yard Yahtzee Naptime Creations


3. Lawn Dominoes Iron & Twine

Iron & Twine (5)

4. Twister You + Me


5. Giant Beer Pong Tomorrow’s Adventures


6. Ker-Plunk All Parenting


7. Frisbee Golf My Computer is My Canvas


8. Connect Four Instructables 


9. Target Parents


10. Human Foosball Badge of Awesome


11. Chess DIY Network


12. Large Sling Shot Raisin Peanuts


13. Scrabble AJC


14. Football Score Toss Paige’s Party Ideas


15. Ping Pong Examiner


16. Pick up Sticks I Heart Naptime


17. Water Balloon Target Practice Motherhood on a Dime


18. Candy Land DIY Inspired


19. Ladder Golf Mom Endeavors 


20. Horseshoes Hometalk


21. Tic-Tac-Toe Woohome


22. Ring Toss Women’s Day


23. Shuffleboard eHow


24. Cornhole Brit+Co


25. Water Balloon Tennis Ziggity Zoom


26. Make Your Deck a Game Board The 36th Avenue


27. Mini Golf Focal Point

DIY Mini Golf Course

28. Teetherball Super Healthy Kids


29. Checkers Gardening Cook


30. Kickin’ it Croquet Style Innerchild



12 Indoor Kids Games DIY

During the Winter and Spring kids have so many days where they can not go outside, and these days it usually means they will be stationed in front of the television or some kind of electronic device. This bugs me because kids seem to be losing their imagination. So I have compiled a list of 12 games that can be made by kids (with help from adults for smaller kids) with items you can find around the house.

12 Indoor Games for Rainy or Snowy Days

1. Ball Toss
Use buckets for your targets. Mark them on the inside with
chalk or dry erase marker. Now you are ready to
start tossing balls in.

Ball toss

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Make Your Own Make Up Vanity

 Here are five different vanity set ups that you can make yourself.

Vanity with Lights and Ribbons

Unique vanity lights made with white Christmas lights and ribbon.


vanity with straightner storage

 I love how the shelf has holders for the straightener and blow dryer. This is a great idea since you could store it while it’s still hot. I would have to add one for a curling iron as well, but worth it.


suitcase vanity

Love the idea of using an old suitcase as a vanity. I would make it float though; I’m not a big fan of the legs.


Shelves and Mirror Vanity

Mirror on the wall with two floating shelves underneath. Nice clean look.


Table and Mirror Vanity

I saved the best for last. I love all the storage they have fit into this area. The glass top is an amazing idea so you can see what is there without making a huge mess.



Music Themed Decorations for the Music Lover in your Family


Here are 39 great music themed decorating ideas from all around the web. 

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Repurposed Challenge #2 ( Dresser – 25 )

I was challenged by Michelle to find 25 ways to repurpose a dresser. This one was a little hard because most repurposed dressers I found were actually upcycled dressers. In another words, most dressers were still used as dressers they were just upcycled to look nicer. However, after several days of searching, I think I found a good list. Some are used as storage but not for clothes…..

25 Ideas to Repurpose a Dresser


 21. (left) Kitchen Island

Here they used a long dresser to make a unique
kitchen island with plenty of storage

2. ( right) Bathroom Vanity
A long dresser turned bathroom vanity.
I love this idea so you may see it this
summer when we redo our bathroom 🙂

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