Author: Rachel Barkowski

Easy DIY Tissue Box Cover #diy#tissuebox #gift #homedecor

DIY Shabby Chic Chevron Tissue Box Cover

Remember tissue box covers? Those fabric ones used to be all the rage! For today’s style, I’ve come up with something I know you’ll all love — a Shabby Chic Chevron Tissue Box Cover! Let’s bring back the tissue box covers in this gorgeous style!  Rachel Barkowskisixcleversiste.wpengine.com Read More

Christmas Gift Tags #free #printable #christmas #gift

FREE PRINTABLE CHRISTMAS GIFT TAGS

December is right around the corner, you guys! For me, that means finalize my Christmas gift list and start the wrapping! I like cute assortments of Christmas gift tags, so I designed these Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags for our gifts this year. My kids are so excited about them and are already telling me Read More

BEST Read-Aloud books for little ones

The BEST Read-Aloud Books for Little Ones!

If you’re searching for some new, engaging, fun books to give as Christmas gifts this year, this list of the BEST Read-Aloud Books for Little Ones is sure to help you! There’s something special and memorable about sitting down with your kids at the end of the day and curling up on the couch to Read More

Christmas GIVE List

Christmas GIVE List {printable} for kids

Parents and kids BOTH need this — this printable Christmas GIVE listย will getย your kids excited about giving gifts! I’ve seen so many Christmas wish lists that we can use for our kids to narrow down what they ask for (and I think they’re great, and I use them!), but I haven’t seen a Christmas “GIVE” Read More

IKEA hack tie organizer

IKEA hack – Tie Organizer

Here’s a great DIY tie organizer idea – it’s an inexpensive IKEA hack! We recently moved into a new home, and we have a really nice walk-in closet in our master bedroom (yay!). I love it! When I was organizing it all during the move, I knew I needed to figure out SOMEthing to do Read More

How to Sharpen Knives

My Friend Sharpened My Knives with this Crazy Trick!?!

HOW TO SHARPEN KNIVES Did you know how EASY it is to sharpen your kitchen knives? It’s so easy, that it’s actually quite embarrassing that I’ve been using dull kitchen knives for the past several months…or years ??!….and all the while thinking, “I have no sharp knives in this house!” Well, my friend came over Read More

Simple Garlic-Infused Kale Salad

Simple Garlic-Infused Kale Salad

Here’s a fresh kale salad that has garlic massaged into it! You’ll love it! Who loves salads? I eat at LEAST one a day – usually my lunch is a salad with a protein, and almost every night we have salad with dinner. There’s something refreshing about eating fresh greens and knowing you’re getting so Read More

Chalkboard Chore Chart

Easy DIY Chalkboard Chore Chart

I don’t know about you, but I survive my busy life by implementing LISTS — I’ve got lists for everything! (I believe I inherited this trait from my mother ;-)) Maybe it’s because, in a way, I’m emptying my mental list onto paper, chalkboard, computer, etc. Then I can breathe a little easier, since relying solely Read More

Washi Tape Pencil Holder

Washi Tape Pencil Holder for School

Washi Tape Pencil Holder for School   It’s almost time to start the new school year (already?!), and as a homeschooling mom, I’m doing what it takes to get my kids excited about it! One thing that my kids love to do is make something all on their own that is useful. My kids are Read More