Repurpose & Upcycle

Housekeeping

Although it is not the most pleasant activity, we all have to clean. Be it in your home, school or workplace.
No matter how hard you try to keep your home smell fresh, sometimes bad odors are inevitable.
The best way to save time while organizing household items is always looking for new ideas.
Raise your hand if you've ever put off switching your bedding because of the dreaded fitted sheet.

Kitchen

When it comes to cooking, daily hacks and simple solutions are amazing because they make our lives easier, save time, and minimi
The freezer is your best friend. It's the easiest way to save money and reduce food waste.
​No one feels like cooking all the time.
Kitchen hacks and simple solutions are amazing because they make our lives easier, save time, and minimize effort.

Cleaning

7 Things You’ll Clean Better Using A Microfiber Cloth
They say a workman is only as good as his tools, and I believe the same principle applies to cleaning! You can do a great job with any old cleaning tool, but with the right tool you can not only do a great job, but you can do it faster and with less effort. Today, I am going to introduce you to 7 different cleaning ways to use a microfiber cloth around the house. Enjoy!
8 Beyond Easy Living Room Cleaning Hacks
I think we can all agree that the living room is one of the most used rooms in our home. It's the place where the family watches movies together, gets together, and also serves as a welcoming space for incoming guests. So it's only logical that we put effort and time into keeping it clean and tidy, right? That's why I have compiled a list of simple cleaning tips and hacks below that will help you get things done without feeling overwhelmed. They can be done in less time and with less effort. Try them out!
7 Different and Easy Ways to Clean Your Glass Stove
Glass stoves are a great kitchen appliance, both for their sleek, modern design and for their ease of use. They are more practical than a traditional stove and much easier to clean. But over time, dirt, grime and burnt food can build up. That's why I set out to find the easiest and best ways to clean your glass stove. These are really time and money saving and will definitely make your life more convenient. Give them a try and let me know what you think!
Eco-cleaning Tips for Kitchen Cutting Boards
There are lots of products to keep our kitchen clean. There are all-purpose cleaners, special cleaners for ovens and drains, antibacterial products, and dishwashing detergents, to name a few. These products are designed to keep our kitchens safe and clean, but many of them contain alarming toxins which should not be used anywhere near food. Fortunately, there are some natural and safer alternatives that will help you tackle the toughest cleaning jobs. Today let’s focus on cutting boards eco cleaning. Enjoy!

Baking

Baking Hacks for Perfect Cupcakes & Muffins
Never sweat a kids’ birthday party or housewarming again: I’ve got the best tips and tricks for making cupcakes and muffins! Find out how to make the best batter, bake them to perfection, and employ some simple special effects to wow a crowd.
8 Cookies Baking Secrets
Tired of your cookies not turning out right? No one expects to make perfect cookies as a beginning baker. But if you've got the basics down, don't have any bad baking habits, and are ready to take your cookie game from good to great, use these eight tips that will help you get there. Master a few techniques and learn some quick tips to turn out perfectly crispy, chewy, sweet cookies every time you bake.
7 Baking Hacks for Perfect Cookies
Whether you're a novice or a professional chef when it comes to baking, you'll benefit from all-time useful hacks & simple solutions. Discover handy baking tips for anyone who loves cookies and wants to simplify their time in the kitchen while cooking them. These quick and effective cooking tricks are hopefully going to make your baking time just a little bit happier!
8 Necessary Tips for Baking Bread
No disrespect to that loaf you just bought at the supermarket, but once you learn to make bread at home, your life will change. It's a task that may seem daunting. Kneading. Pulling. Waiting. Baking. It's a process that will become second nature over time, but the toughest part is actually just sitting down to do it. Follow these tips for bread that comes out right every time.
Baking Substitutions Guide
Who hasn't been there: looking forward to a recipe only to discover that one of the required ingredients, such as eggs, milk, flour, or certain spices, is not available or missing. Or, in some cases, a certain kitchen tool or utensil to make it all work. But with these substitute instructions for some of the most common ingredients and equipment, you can whip up a chocolate cake or batch of cookies without having to make a last-minute run to the supermarket.

Crochet

The Crunch stitch is a fast building stitch which offers a beautiful texture to any project. The crunch stitch consists of just two stitches which are repeated making it perfect for all skill levels.
The mosaic crochet stitch tutorial features a beautiful mosaic stitch pattern. It creates a lovely zig zagging v-shaped crochet pattern. What’s great about mosaic crochet is that you use only one color per row, meaning it’s easier to follow.
Hello, my dear crocheters! Today I want to introduce you to a very pretty stitch, the Fan Stitch - I just love the way it looks!
When working in a circle, the standard way to begin is to chain three, four, five, or six, then join to the first chain (by the slip knot) with a slip stitch.

Knitting

Here is the second part of the series of posts about bedding in knitting. Today’s we’ll talk about knitted-in beading on a knit row. This is a really effective beading method and is the preferred method of most knitwear designers.
The plainest knitted project can be made stylish and interesting by the addition of sparkling beads, colorful embroidery, perky pom-poms or an elegant fringe.
Novice knitters sometimes ignore this aspect of a knitting pattern, but you really must pay attention to it or all the time you spend knitting a project could be time wasted.
Add this elegant cast on to your repertoire for pieces with incredible polish and elasticity.