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45 Craft Ideas That are Easy to Make and Sell

Why do we make crafts and put together DIY projects? Well, for the love of course, but in some cases for money. Not the love of money, that's bad, but because getting paid to do what you love is considered a very successful life. So, with that in mind, I present 44 craft ideas that range from "dang simple" to "kinda hard," especially if you can't sew. There is something for … [Read more...] about 45 Craft Ideas That are Easy to Make and Sell

16 Ways to Use Lemons Everyday

This cheerfully colored citrus fruit is good for a lot more than just making lemonade or jazzing up fish and chicken. Along with adding pucker power to your cooking, lemons have a multitude of surprising uses throughout your home. In the Kitchen No more sticky rice: Just add a tablespoon of lemon juice to the boiling water when cooking rice. Prepare as usual, then fluff with … [Read more...] about 16 Ways to Use Lemons Everyday

DIY Tutorial: Build a Desk from a Wood Pallet

How to Build a PALLET DESK This pallet has been standing in my living room for some time now, and I finally decided what I want to use it for. I needed a desk, and it led me (with some help from my brother and niece) to making one using this pallet. it didn't take more than half an hour to make, and I'm super happy with the result. Editor: The site I found this on … [Read more...] about DIY Tutorial: Build a Desk from a Wood Pallet

Duct Tape Rose Pen Tutorial

I was walking through Lowes yesterday and saw a big display of duct tape.  It was all different colors and patterns and I was drawn to it.  I had to have some.  I had to create.something.  I had nothing in mind, but knew I would spend the remainder of my day making duct tape items. That's exactly what I did.   I sat outside while the kids played with rolls of duct tape, … [Read more...] about Duct Tape Rose Pen Tutorial

20 Out of the Box DIY Ideas

We all want to break the mold and do something a little different from time to time, ideally without breaking the bank, and often without a budget at all! Up-cycling, recycling, distressing and revamping—there are plenty of ways to creatively transform a bunch of old junk into some brand new bits and pieces to be proud of. We’ve broken down 20 great ideas shared with us by … [Read more...] about 20 Out of the Box DIY Ideas