50+ years old {Adult}

Creative and thoughtful DIY ideas and homemade projects for mature adults over 50 years old. Check out these unique anniversary ideas, party themes, homemade gifts. So many wonderful things to make!

August Organization and Home Repair Checklist [printable]

August Organization and Home Repair Checklist_Featured

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 by clicking the link under …

Read More »

29 Easy Homemade Pizza [Recipes]

Homemade Pizza

Sadly, I’m a terrible cook and really struggle in the kitchen.  However, lucky for my boys Mr. Junkie is an excellent cook.  So, if you’re looking to change things up this week why not have a family night making pizza?  Here are some easy recipes you might enjoy cooking. These homemade pizza recipes include pizza dough, pizza sauce, Neopolitan pizza, …

Read More »

6 Must-Have Printable Calendars for July [FREE!]

Printable Countdown Calendars by Tip Junkie

Now that summer is in full swing, I find that I have more use than ever for printable calendars. Our schedules are not as regimented as they are during the school year so it’s easy for all of us to forget what we are doing day-to-day and long-term. That’s why I love any type of paper calendar that I can …

Read More »

July Organization and Home Repair Checklist [printable]

July Organization and Home Repair Checklist Free Printable_Featured

Getting and keeping your home ready for summer can seem like an overwhelming task, but with this organization and home repair checklist you can tackle it without breaking a sweat {wink}.  Print the free download by clicking the link under the image below. I don’t know about you, but I’d rather be chillin’ at the pool or hanging with friends and making memories …

Read More »

Fun and Wacky Holidays to Celebrate in July! [printable]

july holidays featured

What is your favorite holiday? I’m pretty sure we all love to celebrate traditional holidays, but did you know that each month has unique and wacky holidays and national days that you can celebrate?  So, if you are a celebratory kind of person {{like I am}} you should be able to find a something or even two, three, or four to …

Read More »

6 Must-Have Printable Calendars for June [FREE!]

must have june calendars

Once the kids are out of school, I find that I have more use than ever for printable calendars. Our schedules are not as regimented as they are during the school year so it’s easy for all of us to forget what we are doing day-to-day and long-term. That’s why I love any type of paper calendar that I can …

Read More »

12 Fun Ways to Celebrate National Pink Day

National Pink Day

If you love the color PINK, you HAVE to celebrate National Pink Day with us! Do you like celebrating year round? If you don’t like to wait for major national holidays to roll around, then start celebrating the lesser known holidays. Did you know that just about every day of the year has been designated as a “holiday”? Celebrating the wacky and …

Read More »

11 Best Selling Sherwin Williams Paint Colors

Sherwin Williams

Looking to makeover or freshen up your home? One of the easiest and inexpensive ways is a fresh coat of paint. Here are some “Fixer Upper” styles using Sherwin Williams paint to refresh the walls in your home for new and trendy decor. {{beautiful!}} In case you’re new here, “Hi!  I’m Laurie” and Tip Junkie has thousands of craft and …

Read More »

20 Clever Map of USA Craft Ideas [easy]

Map of USA

Wondering what to do with your Map of USA that are probably lying around your home? Try these beautiful wall art ideas to accent your home. They’re not only festive, but a great way to share the places you’ve traveled. These step by step tutorials are going to knock your socks off! How to make Map of USA crafts with these ideas which include embroidered maps, …

Read More »

10 How to Make Truffle Butter [recipes]

truffle butter

Truffle butter is the perfect accompaniment to add flavor and enhance recipes, or spread on bread or crackers. Truffle butter also happens to be incredibly delicious, versatile and addictive. Who knew truffle butter could be so versatile or that it could be so easy to make? These truffle butter recipes include Italian herb truffle butter, black truffle butter, bacon-wrapped filet mignon with truffle …

Read More »

20 Easy DIY Bathroom Ideas [step by step]

bathroom ideas

Looking for bathroom ideas to update your bathroom on a budget? I can’t help but be inspired by these DIY makeovers and ways to keep your bathroom organized. From shelving ideas to framing mirrors these 20 ideas should give you plenty of ways to makeover your bathroom. How to makeover your bathroom with these ideas which include farmhouse bathroom ideas, coastal bathroom ideas, framed mirror, shelving ideas, …

Read More »

Donut You Know We Appreciate You! {3 printables}

Free Donut Appreciation Sign Feature by TipJunkie

Teachers are the salt of the earth as far as I’m concerned. They do much more than teach our children, they nurture them while they are out of our homes. That’s why when it comes to saying Thank You, I’m on board in a big way. I don’t think you can tell them how much you appreciate their hard work …

Read More »

Skor Chocolate Cake Recipe {easiest ever!}

Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe Featured Tip Junkie

The best chocolate cake recipe you’ll ever make uses a Skor candy bar! Some people call it a Skor chocolate cake, other people call it a Better Than Anything Cake {giggle} because it’s that good! If you are looking for easy cake recipes that the whole family will devour, make this cake! You can always use a heath bar if …

Read More »