Month: September 2016

The Best Makeup Brush Cleaner

makeup-brush-cleanser-2I hope I’m not alone when I say that cleaning my makeup brushes and sponges is something that isn’t exactly high on my to-do list. It’s so low in fact, I hardly ever think to do it at all. Of course, when I do, it’s a painstaking process of lather, rinse, repeat over and over again. Needless to say, I do not look forward to it. That’s why I’m so happy to have found what I now consider to be the best makeup brush cleaner that I’ve ever used. (more…)

Dollar Store Homework Caddy

homework-caddy-diyWho knew how much a simple thing like a Dollar Store Homework Caddy would lessen the stress of the nightly homework routine! I didn’t realize how much I needed one until I put this together. So If you find your kids chasing from room to room looking for sharpened pencils, a specific color of marker or even just scrap paper, then you need this too! (more…)

Easy Huntress Halloween Costume

huntress-costume-diyAnother Halloween was upon us, and my daughter announced that this year, she wanted to be a Huntress. You know, like Katniss in the Hunger Games. Huh? I don’t think she even saw that movie. Perhaps she’s getting a bit bored with the usual Princess Halloween costumes. Yes, they’re adorable, and like all little girls, she looked absolutely regal in those poofy gowns and sparkling tiaras. As much as I hate to see those days end, I have to admit that I too am ready for a change. So I guess it was time to go about finding a Huntress Halloween Costume. (more…)