Cool Stuff – Pioneer Skills
“3 Face Masks You Can Make Right From Your Kitchen”

The winter weather can be harsh on your skin and we definitely have wellness on the brain at the start of the year. No need to rush out to get expensive products or costly treatments, just head right to your kitchen cabinet. Here are 3 Face Masks You Can Make Right From Your Kitchen with common ingredients you’re bound to have on hand. Because resourceful is always the best route, and […]

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“DIY Wood Wreath From This Year’s Christmas Tree”

Christmas has officially come and gone for some. Many will be taking down their trees already today, but before you just throw out your tree think about all the amazing DIY possibilities it has for years and years to come. We love to always think resourcefully and make use of just about everything before we throw anything out. We decided this year to turn our tree’s trunk into a wreath we […]

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“How to Turn Your Used Dryer Sheets into Fragrance Sachets”

Dryer sheets are actually much like fabric themselves, but it is a shame so many of them get tossed in the garbage without another thought. So we decided it was high time to show you How to Turn Your Used Dryer Sheets into Fragrance Sachets. They already have such a great scent and really we just can’t let that go to waste, plus we had a dried bundle of lavender we […]

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“DIY Newsprint Wrapping Paper”

We love Christmas around here. There’s nothing quite like receiving a thoughtful gift, but when that thoughtful gift comes in a beautiful package it takes it to a whole other level.  There are so many ways to get creative with your gift wrapping and we love the idea of doing so with things you already have on hand. For our wrapping this year we are using this DIY Newsprint Wrapping Paper. This DIY is […]

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“DIY Homemade Gift Ideas for The Plant Obsessed”

We all have those people in our lives and on our Christmas list that are totally plant obsessed. Fun fact: we are totally those crazy plant people.  If you can’t tell already we love the idea of homemade gifts for our friends and family and we certainly cannot forget our “Plant People” so the following is a roundup of our favorite DIY Homemade Gift Ideas for The Plant Obsessed. All these planters […]

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“How to Make This Epic Feather Wreath”

The Fall and Winter months are when I feel most inspired to make things with my hands. The smells in the air, the turn of the leaves, the festive holidays on the horizon, all give me endless ideas for ways to explore nature and make the most of what I have around me. This year, while roaming around, I was inspired to make a wreath not from the traditional things […]

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Homemade Gift: DIY Ornaments

Today officially marks the start of December so it has us all thinking about what to get everyone on our gift list.  In an effort to remain always resourceful, budget-friendly, and thoughtful we love to make gifts for all of our friends and family. Ornaments are a great festive option. They’re lovely addition to tie onto a wrapped gift,  bottle of wine, or just by itself. Every year when the receiver […]

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“DIY Holiday Wine Light”

The holidays are officially here! We are excited and beginning to deck our halls already. We have a simple DIY Holiday Wine Light to add some fun decor to your home or to gift to one of your friends. This one only takes minutes and has a cute result. Here’s what you’ll need:  Micro LED Lights (sometimes called Firefly lights we have a great set in our Foodie Gift Guide too! Wine […]

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“8 Ideas to Elevate Your Thanksgiving Place Settings”

If you cannot already tell, we love a good tablescape. We even have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to them. It is really the details that make holiday entertaining unforgettable.  So you’ve polished your silverware and pulled out your favorite china, you’ve got your perfect centerpiece ready to go, and your menu finalized, its time for those final touches that will make your event extra special. The following are 8 Ideas to […]

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“5 At Home Remedies to Boost Your Immune System”

The holidays are upon us, and unfortunately, togetherness coupled with a busy schedule can often come with germs and stress.  To help combat the terrible twosome we turn to our kitchens for 5 At Home Remedies to Boost Your Immune System. PHOTO: Gardening Channel 1. Raw Honey & Garlic Your kitchen is packed with all kinds of wonders to boost your immune system, and your backyard is too. Mix two of those […]

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