I was so excited to be able to review the newest edition of Homegrown and Handmade by Deborah Niemann through a giveaway promotion with Homestead Bloggers Network, because this book covers so many things that help someone embrace a new self-sufficient journey. Be sure to look for the amazing Giveaway at the end of the […]
Determined to have a nice patio set and not spend hundreds of dollars? This frugal porch furniture makeover in just 5 easy steps will show you how we took someone else’s junk and made it into our treasure for less than $50.
Get your family in the mood for 4th of July! Make an easy patriotic craft for kids or adults out of a toilet paper roll.
Make a gift that looks just smashing!
A smashed flower scarf is the perfect gift for Christmas, birthdays, or Mother’s Day.
This tiled planter has the look of a $200 premium, upscale piece. It’s an incredible accent piece with eye-catching, heavy durability. And it cost me less than $70!
These DIY Easter candy holders are perfect for table decorations or just storing things. Easy for the kids to make, and super cute for spring.
Check out these easy, fun crafts for kids to make for Valentine’s Day. Lots of ideas for treat bags and even free printables!
Use these simple tips to winterize your car and keep you and your family safe during the cold, icy months.
Need a little encouragement? Perhaps the year has been rough. It’s a whole new day tomorrow! These quotes and sayings will turn that frown upside down!
If you’ve read my book, Backyard Farming on an Acre More or Less, you’ll know that I have a thing for bees. I find beekeeping to be an interesting passion and the liquid gold that is produced is perfect for making your own lip balm. It’s a great project to do with the older kids […]
From homemade hand creams and body oils to DIY shampoos and conditioners, here are The Untrained Housewife’s best recipes for making your own beauty products.