Compromising when you’re frugal and he’s not, will take deep communication and understanding. Especially if it always feels one-sided. Financial guru’s suggest that before you even get married, get all of your finances in order. Know your partners spending habits, including any previous debt. But, what if you didn’t do that? And perhaps it took you 5 years, just to share an account. Then a couple more years down the road, you’re living on edge. Because frankly, you just don’t like the purchases your husband makes. My husband grew up in a shopping mall. I…
We’ve been told that Spring is the time to sell your home. It’s not too hot or cold, so it makes house hunting and moving bearable. Also most families want to find a house closer to the summer, so that don’t have to pull their children from their current schools.
I’m sharing upcycled baby wipe boxes today, from various sources. I had no idea how popular it was making these into something new or repurposed. Before Pinterest was booming, I used to recreate these for my son. We would make treasure trunks out of them, or anything else we decided to do, like sticker boxes and little toy containers. I haven’t quite gotten to that stage with my daughter, just because she’s just growing out of the toddler phase. However, I would love to make a small…
If you know a little about my background, you probably would guess that I have a passion for therapeutic fun! I made my daughter an upcycled sensory board for just this occasion. Boards like these are essential therapy tools for people with mental, physical and developmental disabilities. You may know that Alzheimer’s patients and people in the Autism spectrums use sensory boards for help with activities of daily living. It’s no secret that they help! And they help toddlers, who are curious about everything, to explore.…
Want to make a kitchen stool into a table? Well, I have just the tutorial for you. I wanted to turn this garage sell purchased kitchen stool into a table with gears in mind.
Are you ready to grill now that it’s warming up? If you want to entertain in style but don’t have a bbq table, look no further than this upcycled outdoor buffet table. My friend Karla over at Small Town Rambler redid an old butcher table that belonged to her grandfather. Might I add, her grandfather and grandmother had great taste! Not only does she love the story behind it, but I think you will too.
It’s been warming up around here, and all I can think about is Summer. I’ve been planning the kids schedules and flirting with mine. Mostly dreaming of summer and travel.
Hi Friends, Choose Save Tuesday Upcycled Features is now open for single submissions. Just submit your link to your favorite upcycled project and I’ll feature it here on Viral Upcycle / Choose Save Tuesday. One new entry every week will be featured!
There are many forms of therapy. Physical therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy and music therapy just to name a few. Are you curious about upcycle therapy?
Today we’re gonna upcycle & repurpose a dresser into a bookcase. That’s right.. team work. Ok, so I’ve already finished it, but I’d love to share it with you. I literally found this gem on the side of the road.