Brilliantly Simple DIY

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Disguise for hiding a router or cable box.

DIY Decorating Ideas: These may look like old "books", but they actually conceal a secret storage box. Hidden Storage Books Tutorial (I could do it without destroying old books though.

Revamp old #wooden #blocks with letters or photos!

this would be so cute for a wedding gift. "L" - their first picture together. "O" - his parents' wedding picture. "V" - her parents' wedding picture. "E" - their wedding picture

Give old curtain rods new life with a little paint. #DIY #paint #curtainrods

brilliant idea for a pop of color! Spray paint curtain rods for a pop of color. I should remember this the next time I need curtain rods and look at Salvation Army or Goodwill.

Collapsible Cardboard House instructions.

Making a collapsible playhouse out of a simple cardboard box is easier than you think

DIY Collapsible Cardboard House instructions/ This is such a fun project to do or have ready for the little ones that come visit.

easiest tents to make and they fold away!

easy DIY for sleepover party - A-Frame Pup Tents. Need: fir strips, pvc pipe and fun sheets

Holiday travels? Keep the kids happy in the car: a mystery bag to be given to them about each hour. They get a map with each city marked, and they have to follow the route and ask for the bag when we get to that city. Bags are filled with snacks and small toys and games.

trip with the kids? To keep the kids happy in the car, a mystery surprise bag is given to them about each hour. Bags are filled with snacks, small toys and games.

Make a DIY sprinkler!

This would be a great way to water the garden - Make your own sprinkler for this summer. Use duck tape to attach to hose and just stab holes into a 2 liter bottle. {makes so much more sense than those cheap sprinklers that break after a week's use!

Cute eco friendly napkin holder idea using paint chips.

housewarming party For a fun Place Setting Idea- pick out your holiday paintchip colors, sew or glue 3 sides together and you have a place card (by writing their name on it) and you have a utensil holder!

Easy... onsies, painters tape, martha stewart craft paint, stencil sponge... have fun!

made these for my lil' lady on the way. adorbs, easy baby shower gift: all you need are onesies, painters tape, martha stewart craft paint, stencil sponge.

Super simple chevron dresser tutorial from HGTV!

How to Paint a Chevron-Patterned Dresser

Try a Custom Chevron Dresser Give a basic chest of drawers designer flair with a painted chevron pattern in hues of Radiant Orchid, fuschia and lavender. Try ADS Creative Concepts Eco painted panels and furniture.

Go back to school in style with this adorable DIY crayon wreath!

PERFECT GIFT FOR A TEACHER ~~~ Go back to school in style with this adorable DIY crayon wreath! This would make a fantastic teachers gift for him/her to hang in their classroom! Love it!

Playing with sticks

Playing with More Sticks

Very eco friendly outlets that save energy by switching off when they are not in use. #ecofriendly


An outlet plug that twists on and off! Instead of unplugging electronics or appliances, you can just twist them off! (this one is European though.