19-24 years {College}

Thoughtful and creative ideas for your college age son or daughter.

29 Lovely Bridal Shower Ideas [printable]

bridal shower

A bridal shower is what really kicks off the wedding festivities. It’s the perfect time to celebrate and share the happy time with friends and family. Make the bride-to-be feel extra special with these theme ideas, decorations, bridal games, free printables and more.  Enjoy! In case you’re new here, “Hi!  I’m Laurie” and Tip Junkie has thousands of craft and …

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10 Gift Ideas for Crafters

gift ideas for crafters

Do you need a gift for that crafty friend who is always coming up with amazing projects? Are you intimidated because you think anything you get them won’t live up to their creativity standards? What do you get for the crafter that has everything? Don’t worry, we have you covered! Shopping for a creative person may be challenging, but it …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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17 Clever Ice Cube Tray Recipes [simple]

ice cube

Ice cube trays have so many other uses besides making plain old cubes. Here are 17 clever ideas and recipes that are super simple to make. The best part? They’re a great way to save time and control portion sizes. These ice cube tray recipes include smoothie packs, bacon drippings, pureed spinach, chocolates, pizza bites, fruit ice cubes and more! In case …

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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, …

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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 …

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25 Free Mandala Coloring Pages [printable]

Free Mandala Coloring Pages

Mandala coloring pages are not just for children they’re for adults too! Not only are they fun, but they’re a great way to de-stress and relax. Oh so much to do and so little printer ink. {snicker} How to make a mandala with these ideas which include free printable mandalas, how to draw a mandala, mandala templates, mandala games and so much more! …

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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 …

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15 Best DIY Garage Organization Ideas

DIY Garage

How to makeover your garage has never been so easy to do it yourself.  I can’t help but be inspired by these DIY garage makeovers and ways to keep it organized. From shelving to pegboard these 15 ideas should give you plenty of ways to organize your garage. How to organize your garage tutorials include garage storage ideas, lockers, shelving, pegboard walls, and more! In case you’re new here, …

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16 Best Flowers to Plant for Summer

Summer Flowers

Are you thinking of planting flowers in your garden this summer? The first step is finding the right flowers to plant. The months of June, July and August are the hottest so planting low care flowers that can tolerate the heat are key. These tutorials for your summer flower beds are super helpful and will help you decide what to plant, when …

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26 Free Calendar and Countdowns to Download for May

may calendar countdowns

Countdown calendars are my absolute favorite way to get ready for vacations and holidays! Here are some of the best printable calendars, blank calendar, and countdown clocks for May that I could find.  I absolutely love having the tradition of a countdown calendar with my family and it’s got to be easy!  Which is why I’ve also included free printable calendars, mobile apps, …

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12 Free Printable Bridal Shower Games

Bridal Games

Delightful free printable bridal shower games to play and entertain your guests while you host a bridal or bachelorette party.  Your guests will have so much fun playing these bridal games and they are so easy to make!  Simply print out the games and follow the instructions on how to make and play each one.  Enjoy! How to make Bridal Shower Games with these …

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