DIY Chunky Knitted Cat Bed

I have a co-worker who’s head-over-heels in love with her cat. I have yet to meet someone who’s is as obsessed with their pet as she is. She says she couldn’t stand being away from it for a long time. She takes her pet anywhere she goes. Good thing our workplace is pet-friendly. Last month, […]

DIY Sofa Arm Table

I enjoy having date nights at home. For practicality’s sake, a lot of couples would rather cook and watch Netflix. They’d stay home instead of going out for some fancy dinner. For me, it’s cost-friendly and more candid. While I was away on a business trip, my husband asked me if we could go on […]

How to Build Your Own Sunglass Rack

Sunglasses have become an essential part of our day-to-day must-haves. While it pays to stick to a classic design for everyday use, there are some of us who collect sunglasses. It’s fun to mix and match, pairing them up with our outfit for the day. The challenge with sunglasses, or with any other collection, for […]

How to Make Mason Jar Leather Sleeve and Handle

Two months ago, I won a dozen mason jars in a raffle at my son’s school. It was a coveted prize that was very popular among mothers like me. However, I have never really fancied mason jars so I just stashed them away in our stock room. I thought they were bulky and heavy. The […]

How to get the best value from your timber shed investment!

Ah timber… the smell, the feel, the look. No wonder so many of us opt for a timber shed despite knowing that there are longer lasting, lower maintenence options such as coated steel and even polypropelene.  If you’ve opted for timber, here are some tips on making sure your investment stays in great shape for […]

Build Your Own Indoor Climbing Wall

Having health-conscious friends, I’ve been bullied into a gym membership when I was in my 20s. It was a fun experience. But as much as I want to continue doing it, I just don’t have the time anymore. I have three kids. In-between cooking dinner, play dates, ballet classes, and soccer games, going to the […]

How to Make a Book Sling

My children and I are certified bookworms. Every time we go to the mall, we always come out with at least one book each. It is no wonder, therefore, that we’ve been adding bookshelves approximately every quarter. My husband is going crazy! He says that we’ve occupied almost all possible areas for bookshelves and cabinets. […]

DIY Lantern Candle Holder

Lantern candles are great ways to dress up any space in the home. They work whether you put them indoors or outdoors. Having the right lantern with the right amount of light can set the overall ambiance of a room. If you’re placing them outdoors, go for the brighter ones. Of course, you’d need something […]