How to Arm Knit a (Infinity) Scarf in 30 minutes

How to Arm Knit a Scarf in 30 minutes or less via ThriftyNinja.net

I wanted to learn to knit for…ever.  I tried.  I failed.  Then I saw people talking about ARM KNITTING and figured I could try it…I mean, it just uses yarn and your arms…what’s the worst that could happen? Well….it took me a while to understand.  It took me a LOT of different videos, tutorials and pictures [...]

DIY Rope Coasters #LowesCreator

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 Disclosure: This tutorial was written because I am a Lowe’s Creative Ideas blogger. I was provided a gift card to purchase supplies. All thoughts expressed are 100% my own. How many gifts do you have to buy this year?  How many gifts would you like to purchase and maybe you just don’t have the time/money. [...]

DIY Lighted Christmas Star from yard sticks!

DIY Lighted Christmas Star by ThriftyNinja.net

Christmas is my favorite time of the year for decorating.  You can do so much and really get creative…but it can really add up if you purchase everything already made.  To fit my budget, I need to get creative.  This year I’m really focusing on creating a LOT of Christmas decorations since we are in [...]

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

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We all have those t-shirts sitting around that we love, but can’t wear any more for one reason or another.  I have some I don’t care about but for some reason can’t just toss them.  I want to make them useful.  Maybe I have a shirt that has a meaning to me, but I don’t [...]

All things Minecraft, Halloween Edition

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My kids are all obsessed with game Minecraft.  I see my friends all over Facebook talking about their kids playing, so I know we aren’t the only ones.  Honestly, I don’t understand the obsession.  I get dizzy trying to play it.  Last year my son was Steve (the guy from Minecraft) for Halloween.  I wish [...]

Ready for Halloween, and a Pan de Muerto recipe!

Pan de Dia de los Muertos

Disclosure:  This article was sponsored and written in a collaboration with Dollar General and NESTLE®.  As always, all opinions expressed are 100% my own.   My favorite time of year is here.  Everything starts with Halloween, Dia de los Muertos then onto Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Yep, around here Dia de los Muertos is also a fun [...]

45+ Candy Corn Inspired Crafts

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When you see Candy Corn in the store, you know it’s fall.  That mixture of white, orange and yellow is so common around the Halloween season.  I can’t get enough of it!  Even if I don’t eat the candy, I want a bunch sitting in bowls around my house.  This year I’ve decided it’s time [...]