Browsing Category:

DIY

Recipe: Green Bell Pepper Rice Mix (Make Ahead Lunch)

It seems quite natural to eat out every day when you’re working in the city. I know my office offers very tempting food places like a grilled cheese shop, a donut spot, and a Chipotle just across the street. But, it might be a good idea to hold off on spending more money and opt for a healthier option. Prep your lunch ahead with this easy-to-make green bell pepper rice mix.

Read more…

May 11, 2017
/

Welcome Spring With These DIY Painted Glass Bottles For Your Flowers

Spring is here! Even though a blizzard just flew in New York last week, everything changes when spring finally arrives. Sure, we might still be wearing gloves and puffy jackets, but it doesn’t mean we can’t get into the spirit. Flowers always remind me of spring and I knew it was finally time to bring a bouquet in my room. I decided to make my own makeshift vases to fit alongside my window. They’re painted white, so the colored flowers pop out even more, and the best part is that you can easily make these DIY painted glass bottles for your home, too.

Read more…

March 21, 2017
/

Hang Up Your Earrings With This DIY Jewelry Frame Organizer

DIY-Jewelry-Frame-Organizer

It’s time to start spring cleaning early this year by organizing your room. I like a quick and easy DIY project to help get me started. After a trip to my local dollar store, I spent less than 4 dollars to create this handy jewelry frame organizer. This affordable, doable, and gorgeous frame is for anyone who needs to find room for their big, dangling earrings. Who doesn’t love a DIY organizer that can be displayed as a room decor item too? Get creative by using a bigger frame to hang your necklaces too!

Read more…

February 15, 2017
/

Start Taking Notes At Work With This DIY Washi Tape Reporter’s Notebook

diy washi tape reporter's notebook

Buying new notebooks might be a serious guilty pleasure for some of us. Yes, we obviously live in a digital world, but some people don’t mind being a bit old-fashioned when it comes to note-taking. Writing down notes by hand can actually be beneficial on staying organized or processing new information.

As a journalist, I always found the Reporter’s Notebook to be most useful when keeping my notes together. It’s Gregg-ruled, meaning that your hand doesn’t feel cramped writing in a small space and you can turn the pages easily. Of course, most of these type of notebooks aren’t practically pretty, so I decided to decorate some of my own reporting notebooks in this quick DIY project.

Read more…

February 10, 2017
/