Mother’s Day Flowers using Moving Supplies

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. If you need a last minute gift, try this fun and frugal DIY Mother’s Day craft! You can make a couple different types of flowers for your DIY project using the items below. packing peanuts wrapping paper packing paper red boxes or (boxes and your choice of color […]

DIY Valentine’s Day Craft

One of the most crafty holidays is coming up: Valentine’s Day. Get into the spirit of love by making a Valentine’s Day craft for your house, classroom, or office. In this post, I’ll show you how you can make your own Valentine’s Day Mobile; all you need is a few left over moving day supplies! […]

Last-Minute Decorating Ideas Using Moving Supplies

Are you ready to ring in the New Year in your new place after your holiday move?  Eager to host your family and friends but pressed for time, strapped for cash and drowning in your moving supplies?  Have no fear! We have two simple and quick centerpiece décor options that will utilize your leftover packing […]

Gift Ideas for Your Moving Helpers

Though moving can be an adventure, we all know that it’s hard work. There is a lot of preparation like packing, cleaning and heavy lifting involved. Anyone who has moved before knows that it’s usually impossible to do it alone. Most people call their friends for moving help—a request that many friends dread. The usual […]

Friday Fun with Stretch Plastic Wrap

As you probably know by now, us moving insiders are always trying to find new and creative ways to reuse moving supplies. This week, we had some extra stretch plastic wrap and, of course, our imaginations began running wild. In this post, we will share our favorite ideas for reusing stretch plastic wrap! Idea #1: […]

Celebrate the New Year with Bubble Wrap

It’s the last day of the year, so you’re probably getting ready for your big  NYE celebration with friends and family. To finish up our series of creative uses for bubble wrap, why not go out with a bang (or “pop” in this case)! Here are a couple ways to incorporate bubble wrap into your New Year’s […]

Bubble Wrap Holiday Crafts

You probably have a lot of bubble wrap sitting around your home this time of year leftover from packages you have sent or received. Bubble wrap can be fun all by itself. Those pop pop poppings relieve stress and just feel good, but here are some great bubble wrap holiday crafts and ideas: Bubble Wrap […]

Paperless Moving Announcements Ideas

Do you see an adorable or creative moving announcements and think, ” I’m going to do that when I move?” You may even spend months “pinning” ideas to your “Moving” Pinterest board, but realize once you move in you can’t even find a stamp or space to DIY! It’s okay you’re not alone (or am […]

Creative Wrapping Ideas Using Moving Supplies

We are smack in the middle of the gift-giving season. No matter what you’re celebrating (Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, etc.), now is the time to give a festively wrapped gift. And, we have some great creative wrapping ideas to help you use up some of those old moving supplies. Here are some of the items used: […]

DIY Bubble Wrap Games

To continue our tribute to moving’s funnest packing supply, this week we share simple DIY Bubble Wrap games!  I have to admit, writing this post has inspired me to host a bubble wrap party.  Perhaps a perfect theme for National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day on January 30th? Popping bubble wrap is exciting enough,  so turning […]

Seasonal Uses for Bubble Wrap

When it comes to bubble wrap, the first thing I think of is… POP! The joy of bubble wrap is just an added bonus to its many functional uses.  We all know bubble wrap is great for packing and protecting your fragile goods, but did you know that there are many other uses for bubble […]

DIY Cardboard Crafts

You’re finally unpacked and settled into your new home, but what should you do with all your leftover moving boxes? Why not have some fun and decorate your home with DIY cardboard crafts? Most of these projects require minimal supplies. Some glue, paint, wrapping paper, and a box cutter are the basic tools needed to […]