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10 Educational Toys Made From Recycled Items

By On April 22, 2014

Earth Day is a yearly reminder to consider our role in protecting the environment. Parents can make a positive impact by creating fun, educational toys from everyday items that may initially seem… Read More

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Easy DIY Flat Black Paint in the Office

By On April 21, 2014

I never thought I would love black walls in my office but I have fallen in love with them. Instead of using chalk paint which can be pretty expensive in large doses,… Read More

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Redneck Wine Glasses as Toothbrush Holders

By On April 18, 2014

The Redneck Wine Glasses (Mason Jars + Candle Holders) that Modern Day Dads made and featured on our blog, make perfect toothbrush holders in the bathroom. The wide neck of the mason… Read More


Tips on Buying, Using & Cleaning Aromatherapy Diffusers

By On April 18, 2014

This is an aromatherapy diffuser and if you haven’t heard about them before, let me give you a little background. What are they? Diffusers do a great job of filling the air… Read More

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Using Vegetables To Dye Easter Eggs

By On April 12, 2014

Below are veggie-dyed Easter Eggs using onion skins, berries, turmeric, beets, red cabbage, etc. The colors that veggie-dying creates on eggs is amazing! People from all over the world have been borrowing… Read More

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Clever Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

By On April 3, 2014

Easter is coming up soon! Do you have anything special planned? Last year was the first year we went all out with the easter eggs. This year, I want to try something… Read More


8 Benefits of Peppermint Essential Oil

By On March 31, 2014

1. 1 drop of peppermint beneath the nose, on the temples or on the back of the neck can relieve sinus pressure and a tension headache. 2. Because Peppermint Oil is anti-microbial,… Read More

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DIY Welcome Mat

By On March 31, 2014

Here is a fun and easy project from Rowenta’s resident DIY Expert, Jenni Radosevich, which can be done as a family using one of Rowenta’s many steam irons. What you need: ·         Natural… Read More


Beauty: Matte & Glossy Nail Polish Effects

By On March 25, 2014

You can have quite a bit of fun with matte nail polish and glossy nail polish in the same color.… Read More

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DIY Alcohol-Free Hand Sanitizer

By On March 24, 2014

This is one of my favorite go-to diy recipes using essential oils. I use this hand sanitizer ALL the time. It works great and is especially great for those with sensitive skin.… Read More

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DIY Crafts: Hillbilly Crystal aka Redneck Wine Glasses

By On March 20, 2014

I'm not a wine snob at all, it all tastes just ok to me, and serves just about one purpose. In fact, all we drink out of are mason jars anyway. You… Read More

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Project Highlight: DIY Rain Gutter Bookshelves

By On March 17, 2014

I thought I would talk about a DIY project that I’ve seen many times before. This project involves rain gutters and seems to be pretty simple. Of course, you may need some… Read More