DIY on SahmReviews

7 Tools for Making Sushi at Home

7 Tools for Making Sushi at Home

Just the other day Scott and I were discussing how much we learned during our years of living in Los Angeles. We learned about other cultures, traditions and foods that we would never been able to appreciate if we had never left the area wh ...
Memories of a Bright Pink Hardhat

Memories of a Bright Pink Hardhat

A few days ago I told you about my new pair of pink boots from Lugz. Remember how I said my closet is currently filled with mostly black and brown and all kinds of shades of boring? That wasn’t always the case. Once upon a time in a p ...
How To Hide Your Sump Pump Hole

How To Hide Your Sump Pump Hole

If you live in the Midwest and have a basement, odds are pretty good that it is home to the kids’ playroom. As a kid, every family I knew sent the kids to the basement to play when they couldn’t go outside. Come to think of it, ...
DIY: How to Create a Bead Bowl

DIY: How to Create a Bead Bowl

A few months ago our content was featured on the Parade.com website! With the winter months rolling in soon, we thought it would be a good time to reintroduce the craft directly here on SahmReviews.com. If your family is anything like ours, ...
DIY: How to Clean Makeup Brushes

DIY: How to Clean Makeup Brushes

Recently I have discussed my interested in improving my beauty care regimen. I’ve been trying new products like essential oils, serums and creams as well as using higher quality makeup. Yet I fail to remember to do one of the simplest ...
DIY: K’NEX Bracelets

DIY: K’NEX Bracelets

A few weeks ago we were hitting some yard sales in search of new items for our Thrift Treasure series. Miss K happened across some cute jewelry that she just couldn’t pass up. That’s pretty normal for her. She likes shoes and ac ...
Detailing the Inside as Well as the Outside

Detailing the Inside as Well as the Outside

Confession time again. I’ve learned a valuable lesson and I’m not going to repeat the mistake. I’m pretty good at taking care of the things I own, especially when it comes to cars. I change the oil on or ahead of schedule, ...
Taking Extra Care of Keepsakes

Taking Extra Care of Keepsakes

I lost my father in 2001. He was trying to do better, but years of smoking and general unhealthy living had taken a toll on his body. It came as a shock to us all, he was only 57. I miss him. Those that knew my dad knew he collected about e ...
How to Correctly Replace a Shower Head

How to Correctly Replace a Shower Head

Take a look at your shower head. Go ahead, take a good look. I’ll wait. It is clean and free of buildup? Even if you answered “yes” to this question, is it clean on the inside? Do you enjoy the same amount of water pressur ...
Colorful Creations using Kool-Aid

Colorful Creations using Kool-Aid

If there’s one thing that I’m not, it’s creative. My daughters have to rely on their dad to do things that are crafty and fun. When I was young, I crocheted, did embroidery, cross stitch and all those types of activities b ...