February 29, 2016

Leap Year: How to Make the Most of the Extra Day

Did you know that it’s a leap year this year? That means an extra day this month — today! So, what should you do with the gift of an extra 24 hours? Here are some ideas.

When I have some extra time, I try to DIY! There are tons of DIY projects you can do in a day, in an afternoon, or in even less time!

How to make custom curtains with a sharpie - projects to enjoy leap day - mohawkhomescapes.com
Making custom curtains with a Sharpie can be done in an afternoon! Source

If you have the whole day, try these quick fix projects, like painting a backsplash or wall area with chalkboard paint:

Chalkboard paint backsplash - quick fix projects - mohawkhomescapes.com
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If you want to spendĀ even less time on a project, try one of theseĀ projects that take thirty minutes or less, such as rearranging the furniture in a room in your home:

Rearrange a room in your home - home projects in thirty minutes or less - Mohawk Homescapes
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Or clean up or organize one space in your home:

Clean out and organize one space in your home - projects to enjoy leap day - mohawkhomescapes.com
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You can find my cleaning and organizing tips HERE.

Lastly, if you just want to get out of the house and enjoy the day, take advantage of deals being offered on Leap Day – here’s a list.

Enjoy the day! What are your plans for your extra day this year? I’d love for you to share in the comments!

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