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Create A Featured Designer Wreath Every Month With Me

By Bianca Segundo / January 18, 2021 /
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Do you enjoy creating beautiful wreaths to match your seasonal needs? Maybe you enjoy crafting unique creations to sell for our own handmade business? Lori’s Design Group is a monthly subscription to learning all the in’s and out’s to wreath making! Not only will you learn new skills and create a variety of crafts, but…

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How To Make A Ruffle Valentines Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / January 17, 2021 /

Supplies Needed: Most supplies can be found at Trendy Tree: https://www.trendytree.com/?sscid=11k5_hmv1r 15in pink work wreath frame 10in  pink snow mesh  10in red snow deco mesh Mail me a kiss sign and ribbon set   -2.5in Red with white polka dots ribbon  -2.5in White with red swirls ribbon  -1.5 in Valentines writing  ribbon  -1.5in Pink, red, and white…

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DIY Disinfectant Kitchen Spray

By Bianca Segundo / January 13, 2021 /
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Many disinfectant cleaning sprays you find at your local market may claim to be natural yet have an ingredient list of 20 items that you can’t pronounce. This DIY kitchen disinfectant spray has 3 ingredients and may save you a trip to the grocery store! Supplies: Isopropyl Alcohol Hydrogen Peroxide Essential Oils –Tea Tree Essential…

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The Simple Way To Declutter Your Home

By Bianca Segundo / January 12, 2021 /
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We buy things we don’t need. Others buy us things. We hold onto items “just in case” and chances are you probably don’t have space for it all but you want it ALL. There are many reasons your home may be cluttered, however here are a few simple ways to help you create more space…

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A Guide To Low-Maintenance Indoor Plants

By Bianca Segundo / January 11, 2021 /
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If you’re holding out on getting indoor plants because you think you can’t keep them alive and thriving, you are mistaken. Not all plants need constant attention, bright sunlight, and moist soil. Here is a guide to low-maintenance indoor plants that anyone can keep alive! Jade Plant With visual appeal much like a succulent, the…

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10 Quick Deep Cleaning Hacks

By Bianca Segundo / January 9, 2021 /

We all love a clean house but sometimes doing the cleaning can be a hassle. Check out these hacks to make cleaning your home a breeze. Windows and Mirrors Have a stock of newspaper that you have no use for?  Crumple up the newspaper and spray your windows or glass with cleaner. Use the newspaper…

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10 Natural Common Cold Remedies

By Bianca Segundo / December 21, 2020 /

Having a common cold can be rough! Especially during the cold Winter months.  Avoid the unknown chemicals in over the counter products and opt for more natural options that you may already have in your pantry. The common cold can consist of sneezing, runny nose, coughing, headache and sore throat. Here is a list of household…

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3 Easy Steps To Make A Salt Dough Christmas Garland

By Bianca Segundo / December 18, 2020 /

What’s better than handmade Christmas decor to look back on as memories? This craft is super simple and can be personalized in so many ways! Check out these 3 easy steps to make a salt dough Christmas garland. Supplies Needed: 1 cup Flour 1 cup Salt ½ cup Water Christmas Cookie Cutters Twine To begin…

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5 Cute Gifts Wrap Ideas For Christmas

By Bianca Segundo / December 17, 2020 /

Naturally Simple Ditch the fancy and pocket heavy character gift wrap this year and go simple. Use brown craft paper to wrap your gifts. Use twine or string of your choice to create a bow. Next, adhere natural materials like dried oranges, greenery, cotton, twigs or small pinecones. Even faux berries would look stunning! Woodland…

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Cure A Cold Sore Fast

By Bianca Segundo / December 16, 2020 /

Get rid of that embarrassing blemish ASAP with this all natural recipe! I have used this blend for years and within a couple of days I am relieved. Check it out for yourself! Supplies Needed: 1 Tablespoon Coconut Oil 2 drops Lavender essential oil 2 drops Tea Tree essential oil 1 drop Oregano essential oil…

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I am Lori - I started my journey as a mother a decade ago when my first son was born. Being a mother is hard work but extremely rewarding. I discovered over the years that i like the crunchy side of life. READ MORE

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DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub

By Lori Jacobs / July 24, 2020 /

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub
This natural sugar scrub can be made with ingredients found right inside your pantry and give you that healthy looking glow that you yearn for this Summer!

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How To Make a Fall Wall Hanging Kit By Hazy Heart and Home

By Lori Jacobs / November 11, 2019 /
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By HardWorking Mom November 11, 2019 Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links for supplies and tools used. If you purchase, I will get a few pennies for the purchase. About enough to buy a stick of gum I am so excited to show you how to make a Fall Wall Hanging kit. Shh, this is…

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How to Make a Deco Mesh Happy Hanukkah Wreath

By Lori Jacobs / November 5, 2019 /
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By HardWorking Mom October 27, 2019 Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links for supplies and tools used. If you purchase, I will get a few pennies for the purchase. About enough to buy a stick of gum Lori here! Today’s blog is going to go over how you can make a deco mesh Happy Hanukkah…

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How To Choose Colors When Creating A Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / April 9, 2021 /

When choosing ribbon and mesh for my wreaths I try to make sure the colors blend and coordinate well. One of my favorite ways to do this is to use a color wheel like this one! Color Relationships When choosing colors that connect in some way they are called color relationships. A few color relationships…

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DIY Outdoor Lawn Games & Activities

By Bianca Segundo / April 8, 2021 /

With warm weather and the sunshine now present it’s time to get ready for BBQs and outdoor get-togethers. What better way to entertain than to get your guests involved and on their feet. Check out our list of top outdoor lawn games and activities that you can do yourself! Wine Bottle Ring Toss This one…

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5 Easy Wedding Crafts Using Your Cricut

By Bianca Segundo / April 5, 2021 /

Church bells, rose petals, flowing dresses…Warm weather and wedding season is around the corner! We’ve gathered 5 easy wedding craft ideas you can use with your Cricut. Wedding Invitations Not only is creating your own wedding invitations more cost-effective but it’s simple. (With a little manual labor that is.) Using a Cricut gives you the…

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5 DIY Spa Day Ideas

By Bianca Segundo / April 3, 2021 /

To be pampered is like a little sneak peek into heaven. What’s your ideal spa day? Manicure and pedicure, massage, facials? Oftentimes, we have to make an appointment and take the time out of our work schedule or daily routine to be present and it may seem like a burden… Self-care needs to be a priority…

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How To: Tulip Grapevine Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / March 24, 2021 /

Add this cute DIY tulip wreath to your Spring decor! This How To: Tulip Grapevine Wreath includes supplies, easy-to-follow instructions, and a video tutorial. Find it below! Don’t forget to check out the Hard Working Mom groups for both starting a handmade business of your own or monthly wreath designs! Business Group- https://hardworkingmom.com/success-path/​ Wreath design…

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How To Make A Watermelon Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / March 23, 2021 /

Are you in the midst of transitioning your decor for Spring? Watermelon decor is trending and adds the perfect splash of color to your home! Check out this DIY watermelon wreath that is both cute and budget-friendly. SUPPLIES NEEDED: Work wreath Red tinsel pipe cleaners for ties You Are One In A Melon sign Mesh-…

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Home Trends 2021

By Bianca Segundo / March 12, 2021 /

Trends are ever-evolving! Just like fashion, a trend can be super popular one year and then out of style the next. We’ve compiled a list of trends that are up-to-date yet will stand the test of time. Most of these are also easily interchangeable and inexpensive! Cool Toned Paint Colors Whether you are wanting to…

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How To Make A Stunning Easter Wreath With One Roll Of Mesh

By Bianca Segundo / March 11, 2021 /
DIY Easter Wreath

Method: 20in Ruffles Ribbons cut -12 Mesh cut – 20in SUPPLIES Most supplies can be found at Trendy Tree or Hardworkingmomstore.com Get Supplies Trendy Tree- https://bit.ly/350JHZO​ Mesh https://hardworkingmomstore.com​  15in Burlap work wreath frame 10in  Burlap jute deco mesh Bunny from Carolina Pottery  Ribbon 2.5in green carrot bunny ribbon 2.5in Green white and black checked ribbon…

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Rainy Day Crafts For Kids

By Bianca Segundo / March 9, 2021 /
rainy day crafts for kids

While you’re stuck inside on a rainy day, what better to do than get crafty! Get inspired and bring the gloomy weather indoors with these fun rainy day crafts for kids. Clouds and Rain Windsock Supplies Needed: blue construction paper cotton balls blue or white yarn pipe cleaner scissors hole punch glue tape Start by…

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10 Handmade Items You Can Sell To Make Big Bucks

By Bianca Segundo / February 19, 2021 /

Yearning to dabble into your creative side and start an online shop but don’t know what to sell? We’ve created a list of in-demand handmade items that are selling like crazy right now (for big bucks!) 1. Jewelry Whatever your style may be, chances are there is a buyer somewhere looking for the same style!…

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I am Lori - I started my journey as a mother a decade ago when my first son was born. Being a mother is hard work but extremely rewarding. I discovered over the years that i like the crunchy side of life. READ MORE

Posts

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub

By Lori Jacobs / July 24, 2020 /

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub
This natural sugar scrub can be made with ingredients found right inside your pantry and give you that healthy looking glow that you yearn for this Summer!

Read More

How To Make a Fall Wall Hanging Kit By Hazy Heart and Home

By Lori Jacobs / November 11, 2019 /
Featured Video Play Icon

By HardWorking Mom November 11, 2019 Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links for supplies and tools used. If you purchase, I will get a few pennies for the purchase. About enough to buy a stick of gum I am so excited to show you how to make a Fall Wall Hanging kit. Shh, this is…

Read More

How to Make a Deco Mesh Happy Hanukkah Wreath

By Lori Jacobs / November 5, 2019 /
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By HardWorking Mom October 27, 2019 Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links for supplies and tools used. If you purchase, I will get a few pennies for the purchase. About enough to buy a stick of gum Lori here! Today’s blog is going to go over how you can make a deco mesh Happy Hanukkah…

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How To Choose Colors When Creating A Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / April 9, 2021 /

When choosing ribbon and mesh for my wreaths I try to make sure the colors blend and coordinate well. One of my favorite ways to do this is to use a color wheel like this one! Color Relationships When choosing colors that connect in some way they are called color relationships. A few color relationships…

Read More

DIY Outdoor Lawn Games & Activities

By Bianca Segundo / April 8, 2021 /

With warm weather and the sunshine now present it’s time to get ready for BBQs and outdoor get-togethers. What better way to entertain than to get your guests involved and on their feet. Check out our list of top outdoor lawn games and activities that you can do yourself! Wine Bottle Ring Toss This one…

Read More

5 Easy Wedding Crafts Using Your Cricut

By Bianca Segundo / April 5, 2021 /

Church bells, rose petals, flowing dresses…Warm weather and wedding season is around the corner! We’ve gathered 5 easy wedding craft ideas you can use with your Cricut. Wedding Invitations Not only is creating your own wedding invitations more cost-effective but it’s simple. (With a little manual labor that is.) Using a Cricut gives you the…

Read More

5 DIY Spa Day Ideas

By Bianca Segundo / April 3, 2021 /

To be pampered is like a little sneak peek into heaven. What’s your ideal spa day? Manicure and pedicure, massage, facials? Oftentimes, we have to make an appointment and take the time out of our work schedule or daily routine to be present and it may seem like a burden… Self-care needs to be a priority…

Read More

How To: Tulip Grapevine Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / March 24, 2021 /

Add this cute DIY tulip wreath to your Spring decor! This How To: Tulip Grapevine Wreath includes supplies, easy-to-follow instructions, and a video tutorial. Find it below! Don’t forget to check out the Hard Working Mom groups for both starting a handmade business of your own or monthly wreath designs! Business Group- https://hardworkingmom.com/success-path/​ Wreath design…

Read More

How To Make A Watermelon Wreath

By Bianca Segundo / March 23, 2021 /

Are you in the midst of transitioning your decor for Spring? Watermelon decor is trending and adds the perfect splash of color to your home! Check out this DIY watermelon wreath that is both cute and budget-friendly. SUPPLIES NEEDED: Work wreath Red tinsel pipe cleaners for ties You Are One In A Melon sign Mesh-…

Read More

Home Trends 2021

By Bianca Segundo / March 12, 2021 /

Trends are ever-evolving! Just like fashion, a trend can be super popular one year and then out of style the next. We’ve compiled a list of trends that are up-to-date yet will stand the test of time. Most of these are also easily interchangeable and inexpensive! Cool Toned Paint Colors Whether you are wanting to…

Read More

How To Make A Stunning Easter Wreath With One Roll Of Mesh

By Bianca Segundo / March 11, 2021 /
DIY Easter Wreath

Method: 20in Ruffles Ribbons cut -12 Mesh cut – 20in SUPPLIES Most supplies can be found at Trendy Tree or Hardworkingmomstore.com Get Supplies Trendy Tree- https://bit.ly/350JHZO​ Mesh https://hardworkingmomstore.com​  15in Burlap work wreath frame 10in  Burlap jute deco mesh Bunny from Carolina Pottery  Ribbon 2.5in green carrot bunny ribbon 2.5in Green white and black checked ribbon…

Read More

Rainy Day Crafts For Kids

By Bianca Segundo / March 9, 2021 /
rainy day crafts for kids

While you’re stuck inside on a rainy day, what better to do than get crafty! Get inspired and bring the gloomy weather indoors with these fun rainy day crafts for kids. Clouds and Rain Windsock Supplies Needed: blue construction paper cotton balls blue or white yarn pipe cleaner scissors hole punch glue tape Start by…

Read More

10 Handmade Items You Can Sell To Make Big Bucks

By Bianca Segundo / February 19, 2021 /

Yearning to dabble into your creative side and start an online shop but don’t know what to sell? We’ve created a list of in-demand handmade items that are selling like crazy right now (for big bucks!) 1. Jewelry Whatever your style may be, chances are there is a buyer somewhere looking for the same style!…

Read More
I am Lori - I started my journey as a mother a decade ago when my first son was born. Being a mother is hard work but extremely rewarding. I discovered over the years that i like the crunchy side of life. READ MORE