Crafts, Kids

Make Your Own Playdough

Kids of all ages love to play with playdough. There are so many favorite recipes out there, and I included some of my old favorites. Some of the recipes require cooking, and some do not! Some are made to be eaten, and some are not!  Choose the recipe that best suits your needs and the… Continue reading Make Your Own Playdough

Home Decor

Teens Fringed Bedskirt

This velcro bedskirt was very simple to make and it really elevates the entire look of the bed. I don't have any wasted fabric that rests on top of the box spring, as I would with a normal bedskirt, and if your bed is in the corner, you don't even have to make three sides!… Continue reading Teens Fringed Bedskirt

Crafts

Baby Clothes UpCycles

You could always donate that clothing to a charity to give to someone less fortunate. I’m a firm believer in paying it forward. However, if you have a favorite little outfit or something that you just can’t let yourself get rid of, I’ve got a great collection of 30 adorable repurposing projects that you can… Continue reading Baby Clothes UpCycles

Just a Thought

Earthing! The health of walking barefoot — Beauty castle

I came across this beautiful, post by Hoon that I just knew you would love to read it as I did. The pleasure of walking barefoot along the shore of the beach, treading on the grass or the land of the countryside and feeling its freshness is more than just a funny moment or an… Continue reading Earthing! The health of walking barefoot — Beauty castle

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Sea Glass

Summertime I think of the ocean. Thoughts of putting my feet in the sand, looking for shells, building sandcastles, and listening to the surf. I have seen different tutorials online on how to create the sea glass effect. I purchased the paint  I had purchased a glass cylinder at Dollar Tree, and made a cut out of… Continue reading Sea Glass

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Creative Ways To Use Dryer Sheets

It was my granddaughters 3rd birthday this weekend, and I had so much fun visiting with her. After her 'party' we headed over to the beach for the day. The beach..my favorite place, and it didn't disappoint me! We had so much fun playing in the sand, building sand castles and jumping over the waves.… Continue reading Creative Ways To Use Dryer Sheets

Home Decor

Easy DIY Mirror

I just love this mirror I made....it shines and sparkles so pretty! It's very easy to make: All you need to make this mirror is: 1 Package of skewers 1 -7" mirror for the center 1- 7" Embroidery Hoop Rustoleum Mirror Finish (on sale now) 1 pkg assorted small, medium, large  craft mirrors Hot Glue Wire for… Continue reading Easy DIY Mirror

Home Decor

Homes That Make You Wonder If E.T. Lives There.

I was just looking through my emails and I found an  incredible article (at least to me) in Family Handyman. It's photos of some of the most sensational and unique homes from around the world. I found it so fascinating and thought I would share some of it with you! The first one that caught… Continue reading Homes That Make You Wonder If E.T. Lives There.

Garden

Diy Topsy Turvy Planter — Haphazard Homemaker

I just love the creativity of Robin! I saw this project on her blog last year and I wanted to share it with you again. If you haven't seen Robins blog, head over there, you will enjoy!   This is another easy to make garden art project, that will look so cute sitting in your… Continue reading Diy Topsy Turvy Planter — Haphazard Homemaker

Crafts, Seasons, Summer, wreaths

Starfish Wreath

  A friend was over today, I suddenly had a idea what to do with a foam green wreath from the Dollar Store that I had. I held the wreath and the burlap in my hand and said to her "I have a idea for these"! Instantly she said 'I want it"., and grabbed the… Continue reading Starfish Wreath