Organization Tips for Using Storage Baskets

Although Spring is well underway there is always time for a spring refresh. I have so many items that are in bins and storage boxes around my room, but I hadn’t yet taken the time to organize them. It’s very important to keep your bins organized because it makes it easier to access your items,Continue reading “Organization Tips for Using Storage Baskets”

How-To Create a DIY Jewelry Tray

Supplies Plain Wood Tray  Paint  Paint brushes  Decorative stickers/jewels  Epoxy Resin  Instructions  Purchase a Plain Tray Purchase a plain wood tray from any store that has a craft section. You can often find plain wood trays, cubes, mini chests, and wood frames in the arts and crafts section of most stores. I chose a plainContinue reading “How-To Create a DIY Jewelry Tray”

Easter Scavenger Hunt 2022

One thing I really like to do is plan scavenger hunts. I have planned a scavenger hunt for Easter since 2020, and I wanted to continue to do so this year. I’m sharing how I planned the Easter Scavenger Hunt of 2022, and hopefully you’ll get some tips for your own future scavenger hunts. Don’tContinue reading “Easter Scavenger Hunt 2022”

Beef Stir Fry Meal Prep

Ingredients USDA Stir Fry Beef Strips – 1 lb. Canola Oil – 2 tbsp Small Lemon – 1/2  La Choy Teriyaki Stir Fry Sauce – ⅔ cups Garlic Powder – 1 tsp  Preparation Defrost beef and put it into a bowl.  Add in stir fry sauce, lemon juice, garlic powder, and 1 tbsp of canolaContinue reading “Beef Stir Fry Meal Prep”

Banging Shrimp Meal Prep

Ingredients Small Frozen Shrimp, deveined and peeled – ½ lb. Butter – 1 tbsp Small Lemon – 1/2  Red Pepper Flakes – ½ tsp Basil, crushed – 1 tsp  Old Bay Seasoning – 1 tbsp  Parsley, crushed – 1 tsp Preparation Defrost frozen shrimp, rinse and drain.  Put shrimp in a bowl and add inContinue reading “Banging Shrimp Meal Prep”

3 Rainy Day Activities

Spring may have sprung, but rainy days are ahead. Unfortunately, you cannot fight the April showers that are set to arrive. However, when you are at home on a rainy day, there are some activities you can enjoy. Read the tips below to turn 3 activities from ordinary to extraordinary on rainy days.  Tip #1:Continue reading “3 Rainy Day Activities”

How-To Create a Mini Gift Basket for Animators and Gamers

My brother’s birthday passed at the beginning of March, and I decided to give him a gift basket. He is really into learning computer animation, and he loves to play video games. With those things in mind, I knew that a small, but thoughtful gift was the way to go. You can make a simpleContinue reading “How-To Create a Mini Gift Basket for Animators and Gamers”

6 Quick Tips to Create Your First Scrapbook

Scrapbooks are an interesting way to bring your experiences and memories to life. You can make a scrapbook filled with photos, personal items, and more when you want to tap into your creative side or when you want to have a keepsake of your past. I received two large scrapbooks one year, and I thoughtContinue reading “6 Quick Tips to Create Your First Scrapbook”

Tips for Hosting a Traditional Family Game Night

When I was younger, game night meant sitting around the table or in a circle on the living room floor and playing board games. My family would gather together every so often to play games like Monopoly, Scrabble, Boggle, Yahtzee, Taboo, and more. Now, most game nights might include video games, VR experiences, or gamesContinue reading “Tips for Hosting a Traditional Family Game Night”

How-To Plan an Intimate Event: Spy Experience

I like to plan small-scale events because planning is in my nature. I decided to plan a small spy experience for my niece. As a birthday present, I put together a spy scavenger hunt because she has taken an interest in spying over the last year. Usually, I will plan Easter scavenger hunts for myContinue reading “How-To Plan an Intimate Event: Spy Experience”