DIY with Daisy~Quarantine Edition

Here are some fun crafts to try while you are safe at home doing your part. Enjoy!

Daisy Wilson, Business Manager

  1. Cake in a mug:

What you need: Recipe from Ree Drummond

  • 3 tbsp. All-purpose Flour
  • 3 tbsp. Sugar
  • 2 tbsp. Cocoa Powder
  • ¼ tsp. Baking Powder
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 3 tbsp. Milk
  • 3 tbsp. Vegetable Oil
  • Splash of Vanilla Extract
  • As many Chocolate Chips as you want

How to Make:

  • Mix together ingredients (tip: put in chocolate chips last, and do not mix so they will not sink to the bottom of the mug)
  • Microwave on high for 1 minute and 30 seconds

       2. Homemade Face Mask:

What you need:

  • Equal parts oatmeal and honey
  • Splash of lemon juice

How to Make:

  • Mix together ingredients
  • let set for 10-15 minutes and rinse

  1. Customized Phone Case:

What you need:

  • Acrylic Paint or Spray Paint
  • Tape (preferably painters tape) 
  • Clear Spray Paint or Clear nail Polish
  • Paintbrush (only needed if you are using acrylic paint)

How to make:

  • Put tape on the edges of the phone case/ wherever you do not want paint to go
    • You can also use tape to make a cool design!
  • Paint the case however you would like
  • Let the paint thoroughly dry
  • Use clear spray paint or nail polish to cover the painted area, so the new case will last 
  • Take off tape and enjoy

  1. Bleached  Half Jeans:

What you need:

  • Any Pair of Jeans
  • Tape (make sure this tape will hold ex: duct tape)
  • Plastic Bag
  • Bleach or Toilet Bowl cleaner containing bleach

    How to make:

  • Put one leg/ one half of the jeans into the plastic bag and tape the edges down
  • Use one part bleach and one part water (or the toilet cleaner) 
    • You can either create a design on the jeans or fully cover the other half with the bleach mix
  • Let the jeans set overnight 
  • Remove the plastic bag and tape
  • Wash and air dry the jeans 

  1. Homemade Toilet Paper:

What you need:

  • Any paper (not napkins #notthemove)

How to make:

  • Crumple paper and rub in hands 
  • Repeat until the paper is to your liking in softness then enjoy!