Holy Coconut

Brooke Halperin self

Before becoming a mom I spent freely when it came to money and time on the purchase and application of beauty products. After becoming a mom, I had to cut back.My secret beauty product covering hair, face and body is …

How to Refinish Furniture Using Chalk Paint

Tasha Levert home

Decorating on a budget? Then chalk painting is for you. It’s a super easy and cost effective way to spruce up some old pieces of furniture. Here’s what you’ll need: 1. Furniture:I found the table for this project in someone’s …

DIY Detergent

Ella Andrews home

Maintaining a clean and organize living space is a challenge for every mom. It seems like the massive pile of laundry never diminishes, neither does the costs for detergent. The good news is you don’t need to give up the …

Thrifty Christmas Gifts

Andrea Fortenberry home

The Christmas season is an exhilarating time of year. Schedules fill quickly with plans to see friends and family, weekends are filled with parties and pageant rehearsals, and afternoons are spent baking cookies or watching Christmas movies and sipping hot …

One-Yard Wonders DIY Hexie Pouf

Adrienne Lodico home

Any child would love to have this accent in his or her room for reading books, playing games or hanging out with friends. Comfortable for one, but roomy enough for two, the Hexie Pouf is the perfect floor pillow for …

DIY Fancy Lemonade

The Hello Dearest Team kitchen

In the Fall 2014 issue of Hello, Darling we introduced this simple beverage because sometimes hospitality only calls for a glass of lemonade. There’s no drink quite like lemonade to perfect any gathering. (Especially when you are joined by the …