crafts to try
#DIY Sharpie Mugs, how-to (with bonus kitty photo bomb)
diy terracotta votives
A great DIY gift that can be easily personalized by painting the pot. Add coffee beans to the mix, and the aroma will easily get anyone through a tough winter.
For the Deck- Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant, plus, the leaves make a great healthy tea, and the cut up stems are great in Thai dishes, like Tom Lum (coconut milk) soup.
Easy quilted pot holders
How To Turn A Beer Bottle Into A Glass - I have always wanted to do this..from Men's Health Magazine
Old T-shirts into kid's dress. Features lots of pictures, but no print out pattern. This is a great tutorial for someone who has a made a dress before or to use in conjunction with another printable pattern.
Paper clay recipe
Shirred voile pajama pants: DIY tutorial by Noodlehead
How to make a fabric take-along dollhouse. I had one of these when I was little, I loved it!
recipe for making Mod Podge. this will save you tons of money.
this is going to save me so much money!! Homemade Febreze: What you'll need: 1/8 Cup of fabric softener (I used Downy April Fresh) 2 tablespoons Baking Soda Hot tap water Spray bottle (I used my empty 27 oz. Febreze bottle) combine all in bottle, shake well and use! AWESOME!
Okay, file this one under "Things I Love That Cost Too Much Money."