DIY: Solar Lamp

With summer right around the corner that days of hanging outside a bit later are upon us. We’re fortunate enough to have a nice yard to play in. But we lack any sort of outside lighting. And with no outdoor outlets, what’s a mom to do? Enter the Solar yard lamp. Easy enough to install, rechargeable and pretty low cost. As I was picking some up and saw some mason jars and thought of a fun summer craft.  Continue reading


Charcoal Soap: Playing with dirt is good for you.

So I love to make soap. Always have, since my first little do it yourself kit from Michaels. Not the best base by the way. I love making fun looking soap. My fav has been the coffee latte bar I made forever ago!

So during the holidays I like to pick up the old soap mold and concoct something fun for those around me. I rummaged through the collection of fun things I have gathered over the past few months and came up with this: Continue reading