From Geek to Chic #DIY End Table do over repaint

From bleh to fabulous.  Take old furniture and give it a face lift that you will love.  Repaint tired end tables and fall in love again.| thecrazynutsmom.com

From old and tired to fabulous.  Give your old furniture a needed facelift. I got this end table at a local antique shop for$25.  It was much cheaper than the ones I was finding on craigslist and at flea markets and it was in great shape.  Just looked like it was from the 80s. It Continue Reading …

Simple Mug Banana Bread #recipe

Make a little big of banana bread in a mug versus a loaf.  Personal size me!| thecrazynutsmom.com

Sometimes when I make banana bread, I’m the only one who ends up eating it.  This is a great recipe to make your own personal banana bread in a mug so you can have warm banana bread whenever you want. Have someone that doesn’t like nuts, make them one without nuts. I took my recipe Continue Reading …

From ugly to glorious: saving and refinishing old wood floors #DIY

DIY your own wood floors.  Take them from shabby to fabulous| thecrazynutsmom.com

When we bought our house, the appraiser said the floors on our second floor were ‘detrimental to the value of our home’. That really ticked my husband and I off. Sure they were ugly, but detrimental to the value?  Come on!  Check out how we turned, a negative into a positive when we restored our Continue Reading …

Recipe: Homemade Granola Bars

Homemade Granola Bars.  Know what you are feeding your kids.  Make them cheaper than buyin them. | thecrazynutsmom.com

My kids love eat granola bars.  So I bought a lot of them last year as you can imagine.  A lot of money went into buying them, even on sale…and some got stale before they could eat them. I started playing with different recipes and with some modifications, found one that they liked and the Continue Reading …

Canning: Stewed Tomatoes

How to Can Stewed Tomatoes| thecrazynutsmom.com

This post links to my personal Tupperware Website.  I receive compenstaiton when you buy Tupperware from me. Canning your own tomatoes takes a little time and patience, but the rewards are so tastey!  I think they taste better when you make food from home. We use canned tomatoes in our chili, lasagna, cubbed steak, spaghetti’s,salsa Continue Reading …

Fresh Cherry Freezer Jam Recipe

Don't have time to can your fruit to make jam? Just have a little  bit of fruit, make freezer jam!| thecrazynutsmom.com

The Tupperware link listed is my personal website. I wanted to see what it would be like to make freezer jam.  It was out of my element and not as difficult as I tried to make it. All gel comes with recipes on how to do it. The differences I found.  In freezer jam, you Continue Reading …

Easy Chicken Salad Sandwich #recipe

Enjoy chicken salad with savory grapes on a crossaint.  A delish dish for lunch or dinner. #easymeals|thecrazynutsmom.com

 I love this sandwich.  One of our local restaurants makes a chicken salad recipe I just love. Making it at home allows me to make it in bigger quantities.  This is great as a sandwich, out of the bowl and on top of crackers. Using a rotissarie chicken or left overs from chicken breasts, makes Continue Reading …

Celebrate #NationalIceCreamDay with Ice Cream topped with Shari’s Berries

Let's make every day National Ice Cream Day with ice cream and Shari's Berries. #NationalIceCreamDay: thecrazynutsmom.com

Big thanks to Shari’s Berries for send me their delicious (and huge) chocolate covered strawberries for National Ice Cream Day. I whipped up our favorite strawberry ice cream receipe (just 4 ingredients). With July being National Ice Cream month, we have been celebrating every way we can  We have ate ice cream sandwiches, drumsticks and Continue Reading …

What I wish my realtor knew to tell me when I was selling my house

How to help your realtor, help understand and give you answers when you are selling your house.  It

Deciding to sell your house is a big decision. You want to sell your current home, so you can get a new place and get new roots. And then you have people come in and irritate you.  Then there are realtors who irritate you even more.  It’s like they have never shown a house before. Continue Reading …

Summer Beach fun with #SeeThroughBeachPailwithToys #review

Kids will enjoy summer time at the each with the Supergear bucket of toys. See what is inside, great for cleaning out before going home.|thecrazynutsmom.com

I was provided an awesome bucket filled with beach goodies for my honest review from Supergear Beach Toys I received no further compensation.  My opinion is my own and my differ from yours. Ever since I got the pail, my kids have been begging me to open it and to go to the beach.  So Continue Reading …