Archives: DIY Posts

Pumpkin Honey Brightening Face Mask

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I’m guessing that many of you bakers out there just miiiight have some leftover pumpkin puree hangin’ out in the fridge sometime this month.  You know, maybe after making a delicious pumpkin roll, or pumpkin cake, or bourbon pumpkin pie or something?  (<– I don’t know,...

DIY Chai Sugar Scrub

Welp, we’ve officially hit that time of year when I switch from shower time to bath time. Or as my friend, Heidi, likes to call it — “taking a tub”. I’ve loved the luxury of taking a relaxing long bath for as long as I can remember.  But this time of year, I’m convinced...

DIY Sea Salt Texturizing Hair Spray

Oh my goodness, sorry for the radio silence on the DIY side of the blog lately!  Busy season with lots of do-it-yourself cooking, versus projects.  But today I’m back with a new and super-easy “recipe” that I’m currently obsessed with — DIY sea salt spray! I will admit that I am totally a...

3-Ingredient Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Scrub-a-dub-dub!  I made you another recipe for the tub! Actually, this peppermint sugar scrub is so simple that it hardly counts as a recipe.  But I thought I’d share it for anyone else out there who might be looking for some last-minute DIY gifts for the holidays (your friends...

DIY (Easy!) Book Page Ornaments

Happy holidays, friends!!! I am long overdue for another DIY project on here.  But I’ve been getting crafty for the holidays — as I tend to do — so stay tuned because more projects are on their way! Today, though, I thought I would share this easy DIY book page ornament...

DIY Leather Bracelet

Happy Saturday friends!  This past week I was feeling the itch to expand my jewelry collection.  Anyone that knows me would say that I am a pretty simple gal when it comes to the jewelry department.  In fact, most days I don’t wear any at all.  But last week…I...

DIY Terrarium Mobile

Goodness this summer is flying by.  I can’t believe it is already August!  Surprisingly for the Midwest, we really haven’t had a terribly hot summer.  Because of that,  I think it is causing this season to go by faster than normal.  Or maybe it is just because I am...

DIY Hanging Flower Box

Happy Weekend!  This week has been filled with all things summer.  Grilling out, iced coffee, and trips to the farmer’s market were all highlights for me. Every time I go to the farmer’s market I get the urge to buy one of their beautiful bouquets of fresh flowers.  They...

DIY Coffee Sugar Scrub

All you need are 3 easy ingredients for this all-natural body scrub that is great for your skin.

DIY Grapefruit-Lavender Body Spray

Our stylish friend, Liz, is here today to share with you a quick and easy DIY project that’s perfect for summer! Happy weekend, friends!  I hope you all had a great week.  Summer has been in full force in Kansas City and it has had me itching for a...

DIY Metal Ring Necklace | www.gimmesomeoven.com/style

DIY Metal Ring Necklace

Hi everyone!  Liz here today, chiming in with a new crafty tutorial. For a girl who claims to not love wearing jewelry, I sure am in a jewelry making mood!  Though I will say this DIY is so simple that even the 2-year-old boy I nanny was able to...

DIY Herb Planter

My mom and I were talking the other day and both shared how much we love having fresh herbs around to cook with.  We also discussed that prices on said herbs can be so expensive!  So later in the week, my husband and I decided that what better time...