Modern Paint Update for Home Office Accessories

Black and White Striped Ikea Magazine Files Makeover

Wow what a difference an updated paint job can make to freshen up your home office. I love this Ikea magazine rack makeover with the ever-stylish black and white stripes. Easy to accessorize and coordinate, these will look good in a variety of situations.

See the full tutorial at Cuckoo 4 Design.

Rainbow Snacks for Kids (Saint Patrick’s Day Party Food Must Haves!)

Rainbow Surprise Cookies - one of seven amazing rainbow recipes for Saint Patrick's Day party food or kid's snack ideas

Kids love colorful rainbow snacks and treats year-round, not just at Saint Patrick’s Day. But for grown-ups, if you are going to a St Patrick’s Day party you have to try one of these seven amazing recipes!

See them all at Blissfully Domestic.

How to Make Felt Shamrocks for Crafting

How to make felt shamrocks for crafting

Now this is a fabulous idea – you can use cheap crafting felt to create DIY four leaf clovers for all kinds of decorating uses. Use them as a garland, to decorate a table or cupcake or goodie bag or…goodness the possibilities! If you want some fun Saint Patrick’s Day DIY ideas this is one to add to your pin board for sure.

See the craft tutorial at Positively Splendid.

Homemade Vanilla Extract Recipe

homemade vanilla extract recipe

If you’ve never had homemade, pure vanilla extract you do not know what you are missing. This will revolutionize your cooking and baking because – YUM! Vanilla! Really real and delicious vanilla even.

See how to make homemade vanilla extract at Untrained Housewife.