All Posts in the ‘Crafts’ Category

10 Creatively Painted Garbage Cans

November 18th, 2015 | By in Crafts, Gallery, Kids

Trash cans dont have to look so, um, trashy. 

How Communities Benefit from The CA Lottery [Video]

November 6th, 2015 | By in Kids, Kids, Uncategorized
ca lottery helping kids in schools video

Playing the lottery is not only great for you bank account (if you win!), but the money raised by the state of California is being put back into their communities and their public schools. To help “imagine what a buck can do” (that’s the CA Lottery slogan), learn more about how this special education school […]

How One Person Can Change Your Community [Video]

October 14th, 2015 | By in CNE Video, Family Memories, How To Videos, Kids, Uncategorized
Change Your Community do good live well video

All it takes is one person to impact and change your community! Bulls star Nazr Mohammed gives back and sets a great example for others. By day, Nazr’s blocking his opponent on the basketball court, but by night he’s dedicated to his self-titled foundation, which supports a multitude or worthy causes including education and autism. […]

15 Creatively Decorated Halloween Houses

October 13th, 2015 | By in Crafts, Gallery, Home Decor

If you haven’t gotten your house decorated for Halloween, this weekend will probably be your last chance. 


DIY Lego Lamp

September 25th, 2015 | By in Crafts, Home Decor
lego lamp

Whether you have a child who loves Legos or are just a collector of cool, creative decor and furniture for your house, these adorable DIY Lego lamps would be a great addition to your child’s desk or your avant-garde living room. Here’s what you’ll need: -a working lamp -strong glue -a bunch of Legos -toothpicks […]

15 Festive Homemade High School Reunion Centerpieces

September 22nd, 2015 | By in Crafts, Gallery

We chaired our 20th high school reunion last weekend. Being DIY fanatics, everything was homemade except the food: Cake, centerpieces, decorations, slideshow, photo booth, etc. 

DIY: How to Distress Your Denim [Video]

September 3rd, 2015 | By in CNE Video, Crafts, How To Videos
How to Distress Your Denim

With fashion lines selling distressed denim fashions for hundreds of dollars, it’s time to learn how to distress your denim yourself in this DIY video. Celebrities are still sporting distressed denim looks as we head in the beginning of fall, so it is great time to learn how to do it yourself. At the Glamour […]

Food Secrets to Living a Long Life [Video]

August 27th, 2015 | By in CNE Video, Crafts, Family Memories, Gardening, How To Videos
Food Secrets to Living a Long Life Video

The team at Glamour magazine rounded up an entire list of secrets to living a long life: more than a century (or even longer, if we’re that lucky!) Here are secrets to living a very long life, from the folks who all once held the title of oldest living human on earth (so they probably […]

15 Fun, DIY Cat Towers

August 18th, 2015 | By in Crafts, Gallery, Home Decor, Pets

A cat tower is the perfect activity for novices interested in DIY projects.

DIY Lip Scrub [Video]

August 4th, 2015 | By in CNE Video, Crafts, How To Videos, Uncategorized, Videos
DIY Lip Scrub recipe and video

A D.I.Y. lip exfoliant and scrub you can make with item in your kitchen DIY expert and beauty video blogger Jordan Reid teams up with Allure, to show you an easy way to make a DIY lip exfoliator from accessible products in your kitchen. Not only do we love her recipe for this yummy DIY […]