I made cake for him…here it is, have a look. I used sugar to trace out the shape…my kiddo loved it very much and my hubby too!. :-). I prepared some part hats too.. from my kid’s choice… Here are some birthday snaps…we celebrated party at my kids room. He make us laugh whole … More Birthday Celebrations…
HUSBAND… Mere words cannot begin, To tell you how I feel. You’re the one thing in my life, I can count on to be real. We’ve had our ups and downs, But whenever we’re apart, I still get an empty feeling, Deep inside my heart. We’ve walked the narrow road, And at the end of every … More Happy Birthday Day Hubby….☺️💐💗🌹🎂🎉🎁
I sincerely thank you to all for being here and for your love and support. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart. I couldn’t be more blessed having friends like you in my life.
Valentine’s Day is a time a people expressed their love for one another, not only for couples but it can be a favorite pet, uncle, friend, most of all the one that rules your heart. Each day is not just another day. It is a day to recognize your own being, your own thoughts, thinking, … More Happy Valentines Day… 🙂
Hello friends, How are you… Am happy to announcing that, I am learning painting…from online….all by my own….:-) I want your support and wishes…… I have tiny practice on it but want to be a professional…. I will be happier if you join with me too…… so that I will be regular 😉 these are my previous paintings…. Paintings … More Painting for beginners with Acrylics
After long trip from India…. We had a awesome time with all my family members… Within 3weeks we visited almost 4 cities. Pongal/Sankranti is the biggest festival in our region. We do celebrate 3 days… Bhogi, Sankranti, Kanuma. Here are some Bhogi day Rangolis… And here are some Sankranti Rangolis…. This is me and … More Rangoli – VI : Pongal Special 🙂
Proud to be an Indian 🙂 Republic Day is the time to Recall The famous Vande Matarm The Chant that gave us the Freedom May the Indian Spirit Prosper Forever To Remember is to Cherish Let us Remember and Chant VANDE MATARAM…. A.R. Rahman – Maa Tujhe Salaam Still Sleeping… ? The nation need you ! … More Happy Republic Day…..:-)
DIY Christmas Tree – Last before year Celebrations 🙂 This was my first craft after coming to USA 🙂 “Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.” Materials used: Tensile Magazine … More DIY Christmas Tree
Hi Everyone, I am back with one more Rolling project. This is a great recycled project. It is pretty and functional. I really like the color choices as well. We planned to trip to my country for 3 weeks. I will be busy till 3rd week of January. You may not see lot of activities during … More DIY Rolling Paper Project – II : Fruit Basket
Wall Decor/Hanging with magazine papers. You can see the step by step process of making in this pictorial view.! 🙂 Hope you all are having a wonderful Christmas season! Thanks for visiting. Leave your comments below. Be back here soon with another Rolling Paper Project. Have a great day! 🙂
It’s my Kid’s Happy Dance….! He’s so happy that he will get gifts from his best friend Santa…. ! 🙂 🙂 🙂 He’s been ready with his wish list. Every day he’s asking me, “Is It Christmas Yet mom?”…. 🙂 No baby not yet 🙂
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… AVOID buying Refrigerated veggies from the Super Markets! And, PLEASE Buy Vegetables and things from People like these. FIRST OF ALL, they will be FRESH. …It would also HELP such People. …Most probably they would be CHEAPER too. Yet, for Gosh Sakes, Do Not Bargain with Them. (It is an Indian…
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So, it’s finished. Each time I make this box, I learn something. This time, I used harder, denser card, which makes the box more rigid, but also much, much harder to cut correctly, and a bit harder to manipulate when bringing all the shapes together. The instructions tell you to label…
Finding the right size Bedside organiser presents a challenge. Here’s a DIY Bedside organiser project. Recycling cardboard and paper into this functional piece of furniture brings the cost down to practically nothing, not to mention the Eco-hip artsy practicality of the whole project. I hate tangled cords. No, it’s really just cords in general… like when … More DIY Bedside Organiser
Best painting ever ….. All the best Sibella. 🙂
Adding these to your diet may keep you happier and healthier all season long. When the weather gets colder, it makes sense that we crave a warm bowl of chili or soup instead of a cold salad—but it’s not just because these foods make us feel cozier. Our bodies are telling us what we need … More 4 Foods You Should Be Eating More of This Winter
What is Seasonal Affective Disorder? You know the feeling: You’re more tired these days, maybe anxious or moody. It’s harder to get out of bed, and when you do, your mood resembles the landscape you see — cold, dark, and nasty. That’s the problem: The gloom caused by Mother Nature each winter in much of … More SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)
I love doing nail arts all by myself. I tried with Pumpkin Head, Ghost, Candy Corn, Spider web etc. These fun nail art ideas just might show up your costume. there you go! What are you gonna do to your nails this Halloween? Are you dressing up?!
How to Remove a Sticker from Plastic bottles: Getting stickers off of plastic seems like it should be much easier than it is. But getting glue to stick to plastic is hard to do, leading most manufacturers to use high-strength adhesives to keep labels on. Whether you can’t remove a sticker or want to clean … More How to remove labels from glass jars and plastic bottles
Ghost- shape cut out: Spider- shape cut out: Hand prints- shape cut out: These are my son’s hand prints. Is’nt they small and cute 🙂 pumpkin heads: I haven’t decorate them….. its up to you, How do you want to decorate your paper cut halloween decorations?….
Bat- shape cut out 1: Bat- shape cut out 2: Bat- shape cut out 3: Bat- shape cut out 4:
Spider Web – shape cut out 1: Cut the gray areas and leave black ones… Witch hat – shape cut out: Spider Web – shape cut out 2: Same as first one, but cut the black ones and leave gray areas…
I have been very much interested in expanding my indoor gardening skills. Propagation is when you take the cuttings from one plant and create a brand new plant with regenerated roots from the cutting.I decided to try it out with what is deemed one of the easiest plants to propagate — Mint, Green Onions, and … More How to grow mint from Cuttings
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It’s Durga Pooja, day eight, here in Bengal (and other places where they worship the Goddess, but mostly Bengal) and I managed to grab a few photos. No reason. I’m not gonna do my usual ranty bit today, because Holy Moly, this ish is insane. I’m talking about the pandals.…
ALL ABOUT RANGOLI Rangoli is a traditional Indian art of decorating he entrance to a house. Rangoli is a timeless tradition that is followed all over India. Rangoli is also known as alpana, aripoma, or kolam. It is an ancient art, practiced by almost all households. In many cases, designs are passed down through generations with some of them being hundreds … More Rangoli – V
Cherry Blossom Branches with Birds. Hope you all like it. Please leave you comments. Your Usha. 🙂 🙂 🙂 (We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon … More Painting IV : Cherry Blossom
This delightful rangoli made at my In-laws home on Diwali. Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. – Mother Theresa 🙂 🙂
Hi Everyone, This time i came up with new painting 🙂 🙂 🙂 I did the abstract with cotton pad and the main branch of the tree with Blow Paining. i.e blowing paint across the paper using straws! It doesn’t get any easier and simpler than blow painting — painting using a drinking straw! This one’s … More Painting III
This delightful rangoli made at my In-laws home by my sister-in-law. I see life as increasingly complex, vivid, colorful, crazy, chaotic. That’s the world I write about… the world I live in. 🙂 🙂
Another creation from my sister-in-laws. 🙂 Materials Used: Bead Chain, Plastic embroidery mirrors, Paper plate, Stone chain, Rhinestones etc. I would love your thoughts on this DIY. Let me know your opinion in the comments. Thank you. Your Usha. 🙂
These lovely clay lamp decorations done by my sister-in-laws. Aren’t they lovely? 🙂 🙂 🙂 I have 2 beautiful sister-in-laws, Their names are Pooja and Roja. I love them very much and They are very talented too. I feel like they are my kids. Because they are too young. 🙂 You can see them in … More Clay Lamp Decorations 🙂
This is my 2nd Halloween celebrations and It’s my ‘last year’ Halloween decorations. In this year my kid had Mickey Mouse costume :-). Here are some photos of my house decorations. It’s on Saturday, October 31st 2015. Halloween or Hallowe’en (a contraction of “All Hallows’ Evening) also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows’ Eve, or All Saints’ Eve, It initiates the time in the dedicated to remembering the dead, including … More Last Year Halloween – “Hallows’ Eve”
This is my first Halloween celebrations. I am very happy to celebrate all religious festivals. This is one of it. 🙂 This is my ‘year before last’ Halloween decorations. This is how looks when we celebrates at apartments. I just painted the Pumpkin Head. How its looks? Enjoy Have a nice day ahead. 🙂
Green onions are the easiest food scrap to regrow. Just take the leftover green onion roots, drop them in a glass with enough water to cover them, and move the onions around so the roots are pointing down. Make sure you change the water out once every couple of days so they don’t get greasy. … More Green Onions – Could Buy Once But Re-grow Forever!!! ✍(◔◡◔)
This is last year Ganesh i made with clay. Isn’t so beautiful? I am here to inform you that, Ganesh Chaturthi is on Thursday, the 17th of September, 2015. I made clay Ganesh idols for some of my neighbors too. You can see them from these pictures. How are you feeling about these clay Ganesh idols. Let … More DIY Clay Ganesh
A Song for Grandma and Grandpa National Grandparents’ Day is a secular holiday celebrated in the United States since 1978 and officially recognized in a number of countries on various days of the year, either as one holiday or sometimes as a separate Grandmothers’ Day and Grandfathers’ Day (for the first time Grandma’s Day was … More Happy Grand Parents Day ☺
A lot of the things that we think we are doing correctly are maybe not the best ways to do them. After watching the video below you will doing the same – ” there is always a good and better way”. And trust me dear friends just learn this totally genius hack that you probably … More 10 Everyday Things We Were Doing Wrong
Coasters are very useful in any home. They allow you to protect your furniture and they can also be interesting decorative elements, depending on the design you choose. You can also personalize your coasters. And since geometric shapes and quite in vogue now, am going to show you how they look on your coasters.These simple, … More DIY Cardboard Coasters
I have been overwhelmed by the love and sharing in this wonderful community. I have been nominated for Premio Dardos award by NJ – http://ametalk.wordpress.com. This is an award given by bloggers to other bloggers in the spirit of friendship, creativity, community and originality. Premios dardos is Italian for Prize Darts. I am honored and humbled again . NJ is … More Premio Dardos Award
I was not actively doing nail arts in past 6 months. Now i come up with minion nail art.Thanks for my kid, he helped me to share his toy with me !!! 🙂 🙂 🙂 He’s being funny with my nail arts. He’s keep on asking me ” mom is it still their ” – when i was … More Despicable me minion nails
Hi Friends, How are you. Today am here to share one of my unfinished crafts. I am planning this craft to finish since long time, but I am unable to complete it. And now we are planning to move to some other state by this year ending so, am not going to finish this … More Live-In Play House – 2
A vacuum thermos flask can be easily cleaned without much effort using these methods. Method 1 of 4: Tea Method Hang one or two teabags in the flask. Pour boiling water in the flask, fill up completely. Screw the cap on. Let it sit overnight. Pour tea out of the flask. Rinse flask with clear water. … More How to clean a vacuum thermosflask
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It is important to keep your refrigerator clean all the time. Not only is this hygienic, but also helps reduce your electricity bill. Cleaning a refrigerator may sound easy. However, it involves much more than wiping the refrigerator surfaces with a wet rug. That is why it…
We live in a disposable society. It’s easier to throw things out than to fix them. We even give it a name – we call it recycling. Recycled bottle crafts with Duck tape. Recycled bottles i used here are: Almond milk bottle Coca cola bottle Salsa bottle
I have been nominated for BLOGGER RECOGNITION AWARD. Thank you so much essofi for generously nominating me. You can check his awesome writings on https://esoofi.wordpress.com/ He is a very good writer. All his posts have breath of fresh air. 1. Select 10 other blogs you want to give the award to. 2. You cannot nominate … More Blogger Recognition Award
I have been nominated for BROTHERHOOD BLOGGERS AWARD. Thank you so much ladysunshine for nominating me. You can check her awesome writings on ladysunshine08.wordpress.com. Here are the rules: Thank and link back to the person who nominated you for the award. List the Rules and Display the Brotherhood of the world Award logo to your post and/or blog. … More Blogger Award: brotherhood of the world
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Doctor Yussuf Saloojee, Executive director of the National Council Against Smoking was stated that tobacco smoke contains over 4500 chemicals, 200 of which are known poisons and 50 of which cause cancer? A series of physiological changes that happen to a smoker when he/she finally decides to quit smoking. 1. The first…
She was continuously Harassed by 2 men, Inspired by a True Story – Watch what happens
Hello everyone, in today’s DIY post, I am showing you some super cute ways to spice up your school supplies.I’d love to hear your ideas and help you out on some back to school projects!. I did those flowers with pistachio seed shells. Isn’t it nice?. I hope you like this post and hopefully this will get you a … More DIY colored pencil organizer
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Hey sweethearts!! I hope things have been going fine with you guys. I really need to thank and thank each one of you for standing strong on my journey.? Today,I thought I’d do something different and actually introduce all you guys to one another. I mean,the more we can…
I did this rangoli on one of my best festivals, i.e its Diwali. 🙂 🙂 :-). If i were at india i suppose to put a very big coloful rangoli in front of my home…..i miss those days…right now am staying at US. so atleast i can feel my festival by this. I used folded paper cut … More Paper Rangoli
Listen to this song — bharat humko jaan se pyara hai — Proud to be an indian… Jai hind On my school days i celebrated both Independence day and Republic Day…. I am a scout, and do participate in parade which was held by my school. For that we do bunk some class and practice. (Ofcourse with permission … More Happy 69th Independence Day
It very easy to store and carry out even while traveling.
To make this star garland, I used cookie cutter and construction papers. I tied using needle and thread.
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Choosing water in plastic bottles, as well as buying different foods or beverages in plastic packaging, be sure to pay attention to the bottom of the bottle or carton. It is here that all the necessary information about the type of plastic from which the packaging is made. Some of the types of…
Please visit Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and participate in the poll Its all about Recycling basics for the home Awaiting for your valuable comments and suggestions Thank you.
Materials Required: Hello Friends, Painting, did by my 3 yr old kid…. 🙂 isn’t it lovely? he made it. thank you my dear Lenny. In this craft i used paper towel to get the nice texture to my photo frame. Hope you love it. Please let me know your suggestions,opinions on this craft. Try to do it for … More DIY – Photo Frame with cardboard
Beloved former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, also known as the father of India’s military missile program, died on Monday after collapsing while delivering a lecture in Shillong, plunging the entire nation into a state of utter shock. Kalam, who served as president from 2002 until 2007, was not only a renowned scientist, thinker, philosopher … More Dr APJ Abdul Kalam – “World Students’ Day”
Healthy plants and flowers is the best indication that a house is enjoying good flow of energy. Bring prosperous, happy and good health. It grows in both water and soil. Its a tropical vining plant with fleshy leaves, also known as a jade plant or friendship tree. With very round, dark green leaves, also known … More My tiny indoor garden – MONEY PLANT
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Now a days am brushing my childhood talents…!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂 this is one of it i tried my best. (Source from pinterest)
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Materials Required: The center box is lip stick holder. we can make separators for them, so chances to accommodate more lip sticks. you may use those rolls to holder the make up brushes, lip glosses, eye liners, lip liners etc. We can use this organizer for school supplies also….
I made these side table and coffee table for my neighbor.
Materials Required: All the bottles in my kitchen are recycled one. It took long time to me to collect all of them……!!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂 But after my end result I felt so happy. And even its help my hubby a lot when am not in my kitchen. 😉 😉 😉 🙂 Hope you … More My kitchen crafts using recyclables
I used Instant Mehendi of two colors. i.e Red and Black. It used to stay only 3 days. But we can do lot more tiny designs if you want unlike real Mehendi.
pic i pic ii pic iii This is Mini Corner Shelf made with single box. Materials Required: Gift wrap Long length cardboard box Glue Scissors Tape Small thermocol pieces of count – 4 Extra pieces of cardboard Scrap papers Mod Podge. Procedure: This project is very simple, and no more big cuttings. From pic iii, … More Mini Corner Shelf
Here are some before wrapping snaps This is a Toy Organizer made with diaper boxes. Materials Required: Gift Wrap Cardboard Boxes -5 (Recycled) Glue Scissors Tape Scrap papers (Recycled) Mode Podge (Not Mandatory) Procedure: Gather all the materials. Decide the positions of the boxes to fit perfectly and by looks. Cut all 4 lids of an … More Toys Organizer
Hello Friends this is Usha, Hope you all are good. I am here with my very first post. 🙂 By profession wise, I was a senior software engineer. Personal I am a home maker and a mom to my one and only kid: Lenny. You can see him from some of my posts. This is … More Hi Friends,