5 Back to School Ideas – Video

5 back to school ideas from Too Much Time on My Hands including VIDEO 2

WOWSERS! We have had a crazy, exciting, and tiring start to the school year. I have been slowly figuring out what we need to keep our days running smoothly.  Homework and snack time are high on my list. Being prepared for these times has made a world of difference in our home. I had a ... continue reading

Amazing Dresser Makeovers with Hometalk


Dresser makeovers are probably my favorite project to do. Thery are SO versatile and the design and makeover possibilities are endless. I found a fabulous bunch of makeovers and created a Dresser Makeover Board with Hometalk to inspire me. I just realized that it was possible to add a "Click to Hometalk" button on your ... continue reading

{Finally} Organized Kitchen Office

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Wow-what a freaking mess. This kitchen office area became a dumping ground for all of our junk! All of our important papers, art supplies for the kids, bills and letters, and my laptop where I do all of my blogging. I finally...finally got so sick of staring at and working around the junk I put ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- Globe Projects

20 fabulous globe projects to craft, create and DIY from Too Much Time on My Hands 120

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Who doesn't love globes in all of their vintagey aged glory? I NEVER see them at thrift stores and I am always looking. So my advice for you is to buy all the globes all the time! ... continue reading

Camping Handwashing Station

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This is nothing short of brilliance....changing my entire camping life. I found some versions of this in camping hack posts on Pinterest. I ransacked my garage and went shopping for one item and decided to take all of my supplieson our campout last weekend and see how I could make a handwashing station work for ... continue reading

Home Depot DIH Workshop-I’m Co-Hosting-Join Me!

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I'm a sponsored blog partner with Home Depot and opinions are 100% mine. See below for full disclosure Whaat?!?! That's what I said when approached to see if I would be interested in co-hosting an amazing Do It Herself  workshop at a local Home Depot where we would be making an amazing Ana White Rolling ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Bottle Cap Projects

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Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Last week my neighbor, Gayle, texted me this picture and asked if I had any ideas of what to create with all of these saved bottlecaps. Nothing immediately came to mind, but when I went over to ... continue reading

Toolbox Repurpose

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When I'm strolling through thrift stores, there are certain items I find hard to resist. Brass lamps, gigantic picture frames, cute little end tables, and toolboxes. Are there certain items that just call out to you while hunting for deals? When I was shopping for a brass lamp (shocker), this solid wooden toolbox caught my ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Cement Projects

20 cement and concrete DIy craft projects from Too Much Time on My Hands 120

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Truth be told, I'm scared of trying a cement project. From the weight of the bag  to the permanence of a possible mess, I am petrified. I am also in love with all of the cement projects ... continue reading

DIY Sidewalk Chalk Paint

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Summer boredom setting in for anyone else? Don't get me wrong, I love summer and the freedom to do anything we want, but after 4 weeks of swimming and camping we are all ready for something new and fun. How have you been keeping the young ones away from the tv and video games? I ... continue reading