200 Brilliant Uses For Coconut Oil That Will Change Your Life Forever


If you haven’t already hopped onboard the coconut oil train, you’re missing out on one of the most amazing natural substances on the planet. I first started using coconut oil as a moisturizer, and then I found out that it works great as a mouthwash, and then I realized I wanted to learn all the […]

5 Delicious Overnight Oatmeal Recipes for a Quick, Flavorsome and Healthy Breakfast


I know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but making a healthy and filling meal every morning can really be a drag, or a near impossibility, if you’re always on the go with school, work or kids. I usually end up grabbing a quick yogurt—which I know is not enough to […]

Who Knew it was so Easy to Make Creamy Caramel in a Can?


Caramel really is something that speaks to my sweet tooth, and there’s so much you can do with it: make soft chewy bites, pour sauce over ice cream, top it on a tart etc. So you can imagine the pure joy I felt when I stumbled upon this ridiculously easy method of making caramel in […]

Irresistibly Delicious Chocolate Nutella Banana Muffins


I love these muffins. And because their base is bananas and oats, as a friend of mine described it, “We can even pretend they’re healthy!” And she’s not far off the mark. Oats are incredibly good for you, as are bananas. Oh, and dark chocolate has health benefits too. Yay, for dark chocolate! Also, the […]

10 Frugal Household Uses for Vinegar That Will Change Your Life


Most of us know vinegar as that that clear liquid with an acidic taste, but its uses actually spreads far and wide beyond mere cooking. There are a lot of different types of vinegars, all with a distinctive use and taste—apple cider, balsamic, honey, wine, malt etc.—but for the most part, these domestic vinegar hacks […]

5 Really Clever Alternative Uses for Shaving Cream


Ever since my boyfriend switched from a regular blade razor to an electric shaver I’ve hated the fact that I can no longer steal some of his shaving cream instead of buying my own. I know most women just use soap when shaving their legs, but seriously, shaving cream is the best option if you […]

Kitchen Quickie: Easiest Recipe for Soft Caramel Made in a Microwave


I love a good piece of soft, chewy caramel; the flavor is pretty addictive, and the texture doesn’t make me feel as if I’m chipping my teeth trying to bite through it. I was so delighted when I found this super easy recipe to make my own that I knew I just had to share […]

See How She Knitted this Cozy Giant Blanket with PVC Pipes


We all love a good chunky knit anything, really; scarves, jerseys, whatever.  Forget about arm knitting, this is PVC piping knitting, and it is the newest, coolest thing. Redditor, kiwiwolf314, took chunky knit to a whole new level to make the chunkiest, most impressive blanket that I need right now! For her “yarn”, she used wool […]

Genius Woodworking Project: Build a Western Saloon Kid’s Fort


Forget boring old tree houses, how much will your kids love you if you build them an authentic-looking Western-inspired saloon fort? This fort is mostly constructed from regular fence boards. It’s big enough for and adult to stand up in—so you get to play along—and the roof is sturdy and strong enough to hold the weight […]

The Most Powerful Natural Antioxidant Smoothie That Beats Any Cleanse


Turmeric’s health benefits are numerous. It has a powerful anti-inflammatory effect, strong antioxidant, fights depression, natural heart healer, brain function and memory improver. Also, studies have shown that one of the compounds in turmeric also may help prevent Alzheimer’s disease. Health benefits aside, it’s also one of the prettiest spices around. I always keep a jar […]