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Ways to keep Legos Organized and picked up.
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Valentines Day box ideas for your kids
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Making your own vehicle emergency kit

Spring is almost here and it is the time to start those road trips again. It is important to be safe while driving, so carrying an emergency kit with you at all times is very important. Here is a list of things that you should consider putting in your vehicle emergency kit.

  • A first-aid kit
  • Work gloves or latex gloves
  • Two quarts of oil
  • Jumper cables
  • Antifreeze
  • Brake fluid
  • A blanket
  • A flashlight with fresh batteries
  • A Phillips head screwdriver
  • A flat head screwdriver
  • Vise grips
  • An adjustable wrench
  • A pair of pliers

Ways to keep Legos Organized and picked up.

Ways to keep all those Lego's pieces picked up and organized.
 
Tired of painfully stepping on those little Lego pieces that your kids keep leaving around the house. Here are a couple organizing ideas for the hundreds of Lego pieces your kids own these days.


Here is a Lego bag you can make. This website tells you how to make it step-by-step, and is an easy way for your kids to clean up after themselves without you stepping on any pieces afterward. http://www.freshlypieced.com/2011/10/12-gifts-of-christmas-lego-storage.

Repurposing ideas for old doors

Are you having a sudden itch to build something from stuff you
have lying around. Here are four really cool ideas that you can do with old wood doors and wood you might have, or could find really
easily.

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Valentines Day box ideas for your kids

Here are some cute ideas you can complete with your kids, so they can have cute valentines boxes to show off to there friends at school. 




Need:
  • Paper lunch bag
  • Construction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Markers







Need:
  • Shoe box
  • Red paint
  • Red solo cups
  • Scissors
  • Glue










Need:
  • Box (any size)
  • Construction paper
  • String
  • scissors
  • glue stick











Easy ways to pull stains from your carpet.

Easy ways to pull stains from your carpet.


Everyone gets stains in their carpet but not everyone has a carpet shampooer, here is an easier cheaper way to get rid of those stains.




You will need:
-Iron
-White towel NOT COLORED (colored towel will leave color in your carpet)
-Carpet cleaning solution (you can use something store bought or you can mix dish soap and water or water and vinegar) 

Step 1
Plug your iron in next to the area where the carpet stain is located and place it on the highest steam setting available.

Putting Away Christmas

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Putting Away Christmas:
How to Organize YourHolidayDecorations
 
Ready to reclaim your house fromChristmas? This is your online instruction manual to get you started on thetask of putting away Christmas. Do it now, and you will be pleasantly surprisedwhen you go to access your holiday decorations next Christmas. Our five stepprocess to an organized holiday:
 
1.     Groupyour holiday items into categories;

How To Clean An Artificial Christmas Tree

How to Clean An Artificial Christmas Tree
 
Christmas is coming closer. It is time to start decorating your house for the biggest festival and to welcome Santa. Every year it is not always possible to buy a new Christmas tree. That is why a lot of people wrap their artificial Christmas tree with covers and keep them in the store room for next year. What becomes a major problem is cleaning the artificial Christmas tree. You find it really hard to remove the dirt from the pine needles of the artificial Christmas tree.

Easy Thanksgiving Day centerpieces


What You'll Need:
  • Candy corn
  • Tin
  • Easy print Avery labels
  • Lollipop stems

Instructions:Place your candy corn in a tin. print labels, and glue on to your stems.  Then just stick them right into your tin of candy corn and place on your table. You now have a nice little treat for your guest, and decoration.




What You'll Need:
  • Pumpkins
  • Paint
  • Glitter
  • Candle holders

Instructions:Paint your pumpkin any color you would like, before the paint dry’s sprinkle your glitter all over. Then once they are dry off set each pumpkin on some sort of stand doesn’t have to be candle holders.

Fun Thanksgiving Day crafts for the kids.

Here are some fun crafts your kids will enjoy during the holidays.

Traditional Turkey painting

Directions:Paint hands with brown paint and place on paper, and then paint on beak, eyes, and legs.


Pilgrim cookie hats

Directions:Make any kind of cookie, After cookies are cooled place a peanut butter cup on top, then get yellow frosting, and place icing around peanut butter cup as shown in picture.


Mayflower Place Card

Directions:Use a brown paper cup as the ship (or cover the sides of a white cup with brown paper), then fill it with candies or nuts and poke a pretzel rod down into the filler.

How to organize your storage areas


Here are some steps you should take in organizing your storage spaces. To make your storage go from this:       

  1. Start by taking everything out of your storage area, and unpack all boxes. 
  2. Take everything and separate into like piles (for instance Christmas decorations in a pile, Halloween stuff in a pile so on and so forth.)
  3. Now get the same size boxes to make it look more organized, and try to fit each pile into its own box.
  4. Then label each box as you are closing them up.