Just a Thought, Storage & Organization & Hacks

Survive Summer with These Helpful Hints

Summer is here! It's time to relax and enjoy the outdoors. I've gathered together some handy dandy ideas that will help you get some of those chores out of the way so you can do just that. Grilling Outdoors I love grilling outside. Something about the flavor of the food, it's so flavorful! This is… Continue reading Survive Summer with These Helpful Hints

Home Decor, Summer

Summer Small Projects

Well it's been awhile since my last post, I am so sorry but I've been kinda consumed in health problems. Anyway, I have heard from a few of you that you miss my posting, so here are a few little projects I've been working on. I love summertime, and that means to me, beachy looking… Continue reading Summer Small Projects

Easter

Dye Your Easter Eggs Then SPRING CLEAN the House!

This is so fun, I just had to share! Did you know you can color your Easter eggs with Koolaid? That's right, at a cost of about 25 cents per packet you can dye your Easter Eggs AND tackle some of your Spring Cleaning! Use Kool-Aid packets (the no sugar version) to dye your Easter… Continue reading Dye Your Easter Eggs Then SPRING CLEAN the House!

Crafts

15 Easter Decorating Ideas Using Nature’s Supplies — Starrcreative.ca

I was looking through today's post and came across this from   and fell in love with all these creative ideas. What really caught my eye was the egg shells that are broken in half and painted with metallic paints! It's like my concrete candles I posted last week here Easter decorating is traditionally all about… Continue reading 15 Easter Decorating Ideas Using Nature’s Supplies — Starrcreative.ca

Crafts, Easter, Kids

Bunny Pot

Last year  I had so much fun with a young friend that came over to my home to create a cute springtime craft!This is what you will need for this cute project. Kids will love to make this!!!! I purchased the following at the Walmart...love that store! Terra Cotta Pot Pink yarn Easter green grass Cotton… Continue reading Bunny Pot

Easter, Holidays

Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas

Easter and Spring is upon us! Why not surprise your kids with baskets filled with their favorite toys, hobbies and crafts instead of baskets full of chocolate and candy! When my sons were young I would find different ideas other than the standard Easter baskets. Why would the Easter bunny bring a basket when he… Continue reading Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas

Easter, Holidays

Easter Baskets For Grownups

Easter is just around the corner. If your thinking you would love to treat your older family and friends with a delightful basket that fits their passion this year, well, have I some wonderful ideas for you! Is there a home Chef in your life?? I know a few of you out there! Wouldn't this… Continue reading Easter Baskets For Grownups

Christmas, Holidays

Gumdrops n’ Lollipops

I went in there yesterday with a friend, and saw all the Christmas stuff, and the auto pilot in my head started down the isles!  My brain started going into overdrive. I saw these balls....   Then an idea struck! Now my friends know, that if I get that look in my eyes, just let… Continue reading Gumdrops n’ Lollipops

Christmas, Holidays

Holiday Crafting!

Happy Holidays! For all you crafters out there looking for ideas to decorate your home for the holidays here are some great ideas:   This was an easy wreath I made: You can see how easy it is to make here. Kids love crafting, especially around the holidays. Here are some favorites of mine Learn… Continue reading Holiday Crafting!

Christmas, Holidays

One Minute Craft

I know some of you say your not a crafty person. Well let's make a craft today that only takes a minute to create. Plus, even if your not a crafty person, you most likely have the supplies. Getting ready for the holidays, means holiday guests to most. So a room you may not have decorated is....the… Continue reading One Minute Craft