Category: DIY


How to make your own cleaning products!

Buying cleaning products can be very expensive for you and your family, and all of the toxic chemicals that you find in household cleaning products can be detrimental to your health. If you’re concerned about having chemical products in your home, or if you’re just looking to save yourself money on cleaning items, then why […]

by March 24, 2014July 10, 2021

Easy DIY Natural Air Fresheners in 5 Minutes

Have you ever needed to freshen up the scent  of your home and needed to do so in a flash? Whether it’s the smell of your garbage,  smell of garlic, wet dog smell or even the smell of your toddlers nature calls create an aromatic  uplift in a flash.   Try one of these 3 […]

by May 31, 2013July 10, 2021

All Natural Homemade Oven Cleaner

The dreaded oven was the one and only place that never got this momma’s love during my recent kitchen cleaning make-over.  We have lived in our home for 4 years and ugh, sad to say that I’ve only tackled the inside of the oven once. Using any commercial products that contained harsh chemicals which emit […]

by January 29, 2013July 10, 2021

13 Festive Holiday Crafts

There’s noting more that screams holiday cheer than a few do-it-yourself crafts made with love. Browse through this collection of beautifully crafted holiday decor from some lovely and talented contributors. SLIDES: DIY Jolly Letters By: Made In A Day Christmas Jolly Letters: Decoupage felt to cardboard block letters and add an embellishment for an easy […]

by December 12, 2012July 10, 2021

DIY Advent Calendar

This fun learning tool for shapes, colors and numbers is a neat way to countdown to Christmas. Supplies Needed: Large 32″ x 36″ sheet of felt 10-12 sheets of felt of various colours fabric “no sew” bond velcro scissors pen measuring tape rope glue gun felt numbers dowel rod Optional: Fabric of your choice for […]

by December 11, 2012July 10, 2021

100% Natural FIT LIPS Lip Balm: REVIEW

I cherish the moment when my lips touch my son’s face. Unfortunately living in Canada where the colder months sometimes seem longer than the warmer months, I am susceptible to dry and chapped lips. Poor precious nouveux skin of his having to endue multiple kisses on a daily basis from my not-so-precious lips. I’m no […]

by December 6, 2012July 10, 2021

DIY Christmas Card Ornament and our Teddy Bear Tree

A true Canadian tree. Santa and moose The holiday’s are quickly approaching which means that it was time to pull out the holiday decor and begin setting a festive mood in our home. However, unlike last year when ‘Bug’ was only a few months old and couldn’t walk, grab or climb anything this year’s holiday […]

by November 25, 2012July 10, 2021

DIY BOO-tiful Halloween Mummy

It’s only fitting that someone that educates others on the benefits of stretching have her very own BOO-tiful Halloween Flexy Mummy. I’m sure if hubby had a say to what I should make, a mummy wouldn’t be his first choice of Halloween icons that best represented me. The cold temperature and rain kept us in […]

by October 17, 2012July 10, 2021

Nuit Blanche inspired DIY painting

Nuit Blanche is the annual all night (7pm – sunrise) creative expression showcase where unique places, institutions and the city landscapes are transformed into colorful and creative masterpieces by various artists. In celebration of this event I decided ‘Bug’ should create his own masterpiece.  So I ventured out and called one of my girlfriend’s who […]

by September 30, 2012July 10, 2021

Homemade Baby Wipes

Save some money and know exactly what you are rubbing onto your baby’s butt with this simple homemade baby wipes solution. Ingredients: 1-2 tbsp liquid baby wash (unscented) 1-2 tbsp baby oil (can also use almond or olive oil) 2 cups of warm water paper towel container large enough to to store the wipes  Optional: […]

by October 18, 2011July 10, 2021