Category Archives: DIY Projects

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Horchata Recipe | Sweet Mexican Horchata

My family’s homemade Horchata recipe is a must try! This refreshing and sweet Mexican drink is simple to make and has become a family favorite. (This page contains affiliate links that we may be compensated for. Your clicks and purchases help support The DIY Lighthouse at no extra charge to you. We only put links to products we love… Read More


Naked Cake with Berry Compote Recipe and How-To

Naked cakes are all the rage…still. And it’s no surprise why! Forgoing the ornate and intricate frosting that you find on other cakes, a naked cake uses a minimalist frosting technique that doesn’t detract from the overall organic, beautiful presentation of the cake. And I kind of stumbled upon my own simple and delicious white… Read More


How To Let Kids Pick Their Outfit But Still Match

Let’s face it, I’m an organized, like-things-done-the-right-way mom. So when I heard multiple times that letting your kids pick their outfit for the day is a good thing to do I felt torn. I want to be a good mom and following this good parenting practice, but the type-A side of me really wants my kid’s… Read More


Personal Progress Motivational Handout Ideas

Personal Progress is a program designed to help young women cultivate feminine attributes, strengthen their testimonies, and reach their divine potential. It’s a beautiful process of discovering talents, knowledge, and life skills that will help them in the roles now and in the future as mothers. Personal Progress is broken down into 8 values: faith,… Read More


Practical Diaper Changing Station Tutorial

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions for this practical diaper changing station are mine alone and 100% true. #FirstMomentsMadeSimple #ForBetterBeginnings #MomsFirsts #CollectiveBias We all love cute baby stuff, but leave the cuteness to the tiny clothes. When it comes to creating a diaper changing station, I promise that the… Read More



How to Make an Easy Easter Dinner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions for this easy Easter dinner menu are mine alone. #SpringItOn #NestleKitchen #CollectiveBias Spring has sprung! That means Easter is coming up, and I’m over here thinking about a fresh, springtime dinner menu that would be fun for the whole family. I would love to… Read More


Hawaiian Barbecue Sandwich Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions for this sandwich recipe are mine alone. #SandwichWithTheBest #CollectiveBias When you’ve got a husband who takes a sandwich to work for lunch every day like I do, sometimes you need a new recipe thrown into the sandwich rotation. With spring around… Read More


chicken pesto naan pizza recipe

Chicken Pesto Naan Pizza Recipe

Tired of eating the same three meals over and over for dinner? Then you’re going to want a pizza this! Not only is this savory, flavor-packed Chicken Pesto Naan Pizza recipe a welcome breath of fresh air, it only uses five simple ingredients and only takes nine minutes to cook! Basically, our Chicken Pesto Naan Pizza… Read More


safe teen dating tips for parents and teens

Safe Teen Dating: 22 Tips for Parents and Teens

Unfortunately, bad things can happen to even the best of teens. And, quite frankly, it doesn’t matter how fun the date is if safety is compromised. Safety first! While we can’t prevent every bad thing from happening, there are things parents and teens can do to dramatically increase the likelihood of safe teen dating. Each tip… Read More