50+ Homemade Halloween Costume Ideas [free patterns]

Everyone loves to dress up for Halloween! When you make your own they can be super inexpensive and original! So, if you’re looking for unique Halloween costume ideas, then I’ve got you covered! I’ve found the best ideas around for babies, toddler, teens, adults and even families. I’ve even included easy Halloween accessories to make that

14 DIY Steampunk Projects [costume, jewelry, decor]

If you’re a lover of science fantasy, technology and vintage then these steampunk projects are right up your alley. We’ve found 14 projects that include fashion, jewelry and home decor that we think you’ll love. You can even use the fashion ideas to make a fun costume this Halloween! {{wink}} We hope these tutorials give

I’m OK. Here are Ways to Help! [Hurricane Harvey]

It’s been a while since I wrote about a personal topic on Tip Junkie as I’m more comfortable featuring other women than spotlight myself.  However, Hurricane Harvey, and Irma have not only been the most devastating natural disasters in our Country but it’s been personal to me as I live just outside of Houston.  Thankfully, my

10 Best Apple Crisp Recipes [easy]

Nothing says comfort food like warm apple crisp. Chopped apples are topped with a crisp streusel crust for a heavenly treat. Delight your family with these fall favorite apple crisp recipes. There is nothing quite like fresh apples with a twist, and these recipes will give you tons of ideas on how to make apples spectacular.

50 Easy Halloween Costumes for Girls

Girls Halloween costumes are my favorite {even if I don’t have any girls of my own}! Girl costumes are just so cute and creative, I want to make several every year. They can also be super inexpensive and original!  If you’re looking for unique girls Halloween costumes, then I’ve got you covered! Whether your girl

8 How to Make Cheer Bows [tutorials]

How to make cheer bows that are beautiful and easy to make!  These pictured cheer bow tutorials teach you how to make two-toned hair bows, embellished hair bows, and spirit hair ribbons. You can show off your team spirit and sense of personal style by accessorizing your hair with these simple cheer bows.  {{wink}} In case you’re

19 Easy Adult Halloween Costumes [men, women]

Adult Halloween costumes are so much fun! Homemade costumes for adults can be as creative, inexpensive, and original as kids costumes!  So, if you’re looking for unique adult Halloween costumes for men and women, then check out these easy halloween costumes to dress up as celebrities, a fairy, a pirate, something funny, and more. I’ve even included

Must-Have Printable Calendars for September [FREE!]

Now that summer is basically over {crying}, I’m finding that I have more use than ever for printable calendars. Our schedules here in Texas got regular by necessity, and I’m still struggling a little bit! I love any type of paper calendar that I can print out because they are so helpful to me! I use

16 Best Ikea Furniture Hacks [tutorials]

Creating a chic look for any room is easier and cheaper than you think! Today we’re going to show you how to refinish furniture by using paint and new hardware to transform your contemporary Ikea furniture from drab to fab! We hope these hacks give you the confidence to try revamping furniture in your own home. In case you’re new here, “Hi!  I’m

September Organization and Home Repair Checklist [printable]

Even though summer is almost over, I’m guessing there’s still stuff that needs to be done around the house. Getting and keeping your home in good working order can seem like an overwhelming task  {something always seems to need fixing}, but with this organization and home repair checklist you can tackle it without stress {giggle}.  Print the free download

27 Football Party Ideas [food, decor, games]

How to throw a touch down football party and make game day food that your football fan will love. I’ve also included easy decoration ideas, crafts and games. You and your sports fans are going to adore these weekend football party ideas and recipes! These football party ideas include nachos, pizza sticks, pulled pork sliders, football cake, decoration ideas, games

Must-Have Printable Calendars for August [FREE!]

Now that summer is ending for most of us {kids are heading back to school}, I’m finding that I have more use than ever for printable calendars. Our schedules have to get regular, stat. That’s why I love any type of paper calendar that I can print out! I use countdown calendars religiously during the summer

23 Starbucks Copycat Recipes [Easy]

Do you love all of the delicious and tasty treats Starbucks has to offer, but not the price? I’ve searched high and low and found 23 of the best copycat recipes that will save you time and money so you can enjoy them at home. {{knuckle bumps}} These copycat Starbucks recipes include caramel macchiato, very berry hibiscus

11 Best Solar Eclipse Activities for Kids [easy]

Are you as excited as my family is for the total solar eclipse? We’re over the moon excited. {{bwahaha}} To commemorate this event I’ve found some solar eclipse crafts and activities that you can make with your kids! They’re super inexpensive, creative, and can lead to hours of fun. Plus, it’s a great way to teach your child

August Organization and Home Repair Checklist [printable]

Even though summer is almost over, I’m guessing there’s still stuff that needs to be done around the house. Getting and keeping your home in good working order can seem like an overwhelming task  {something always seems to need fixing}, but with this organization and home repair checklist you can tackle it without stress {giggle}.  Print the free download