5 Back to School Tips for Your Kindergeartner

5 Back-to-School Tips for Kindergarteners

Is your kindergartner ready to head to school? There is so much excitement in the air that it’s contagious. Instead   Read More »

How to Remove Wallpaper Yourself

How To Remove Wallpaper Yourself

Does your almost-perfect house have some less-than-perfect wallpaper holding it back? Not all wallpapers are paintable, and they can be a huge pain to remove. Take it from me: I ruined my bathroom walls by removing wallpaper without really knowing what I was doing. Don’t be like me! If you need to remove some ugly wallpaper, use these great tips from A Beautiful Mess and save yourself some headaches.

5 Back to School Tips for Your First Grader - DollarStoreMom

5 Back-to-School Tips for Your 1st Grader

Congratulations on heading into first grade. I bet your little man or little lady is super excited to embark on   Read More »

10 Home Cleaning Tips to Save You Money

10 Home Cleaning Tips to Save You Money

There are only a couple of weeks left before spring is done and summer rolls in. How’s your spring cleaning going? If you need some cleaning motivation, check out these money-saving cleaning tips to help you prioritize!

Glowstick lantern - cute idea at dollarstoremom.com

DIY Lantern Ideas

Who’s ready for some outdoor fun? Whether you are going camping, stargazing, or just need a little extra light on   Read More »

Tutorial: Popsicle Stick Flag Patriotic Craft

I love finding projects that I can make with my 5 year old son.  We had a huge, I mean   Read More »

Tutorial: Flag streamer banner

I was making cupcake liner flowers and had the flag picks left over.  I couldn’t throw them out so I   Read More »

Make Your Own Mod End Table

Make a Mod Comic Book Table

Give an old side table or an end table from the thrift store a fresh, midcentury modern look! Kat and Cam from Our Nerd Home used a homemade stencil and old comic book pages to add a pop of contrasting color to an old end table. What makes this project extra cool is its versatility. If comic books aren’t your thing, you can really use any paper from your stash that you like, and you can make your stencil into whatever shape fits your surface.

4 Take-along activities for a road trip or vacation - dollarstoremom.com

4 Take-Along Activities for Vacation or Road Trips

Road trips are long for little people, so we came up with four fun ideas (and a take-along case made   Read More »

Tutorial: Memorial Day Flag Placemat

A few piece of plain scrapbook paper and some contact paper can create a placemat which can be wiped off   Read More »