diy

Street Chalk Recipe

This is the for-serious version, involving pigments, beeswax, boiled linseed oil, marble dust… SERIOUS stuff. I’m not sure if my new hobby will last long enough to justify the investment, but I’m tucking it away here just in case.

Making Your Own Sidewalk Chalk – The Simple Dollar

I’ve been disproportionately running out of black chalk (I do a lot of outlines and drop-shadows) and it’s silly to keep buying full sets for one color. Plus this way I can also make brown-grey.

Make Your Own Sidewalk Chalk! – Playful Learning
Outdoor Storage Bench | Ana White
How to Build a Bench With Hidden Storage – This Old House

I particularly like the idea of using the hardware cloth as the bottom for excellent moisture draining.

X-Leg Wooden Bench with Crate Storage for Under $40 – The Kim Six Fix
How to Clean Your Hair Without Shampoo — Simple Mom

I’ve heard about this for a while and might give it a go when my current hair-cleaning products are gone.

The Oil-Cleansing Method — Simple Mom

Maybe I’ll try this when all my face cleansers are used up.

DIY: Greenscreens and Backdrop or Background Stands | Life is a Prayer.com

I’m currently thinking I want to try video. I like the cheap DIY aspect of this stand.

Ruth’s Homemade Vanilla Extract Recipe – Food.com – 105417

I’m going to make this after we move.