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

Crafts, Kids

Cute Upcycled Planters With Kids In Mind

This is a repost of a post I did last year. It was enjoyed so much, and I thought some of you would like to see it again. Let's recycle by creating upcycled planter characters with your older children. Whenever I look at something, I try to look outside the box a bit. You can… Continue reading Cute Upcycled Planters With Kids In Mind

Home Decor

Easy to Make Mason Jar Pendant

Mason jars…..they are all over the internet, and so many people are incorporating them into their home decor.  I am in love with how simple and beautiful this mason jar pendant light project turned out! You can use any style of light bulb you like– I happen to  love the Edison Bulbs for their vintage charm!… Continue reading Easy to Make Mason Jar Pendant

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Easy Can Crafts

I just did a post on Jars so now the cans are calling for my attention! Seriously, you are just not going to believe all of the things you can create using tin cans and other simple and cheap craft supplies! I first fell in love with the idea of converting tin cans into household décor… Continue reading Easy Can Crafts

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Easy Jar Crafts

I played around with some more jars, and wanted to add them to this post! Using your round  pounce all the different colors on the jar. This jar just happened to be the right size for the solar light...this looks cute sitting between the two turquoise chairs I made over. This mason jar had a… Continue reading Easy Jar Crafts

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY, Garden

TP Birdfeeder

Don't throw away those empty TP and paper towel rolls, you can create wonderful projects up cycling them. Here is an adorable example using TP rolls. Just gather the materials and the kids and create! Here are the Materials you will need: Small branch or sturdy twig Cardboard tubes, cut into strips Cheerios Light Corn… Continue reading TP Birdfeeder

Trash to Treasure

Drawers Repurposed

If you have been thinking what to do with a old dresser, or the drawers....I have a wonderful treat for you! I have gathered some ideas on the internet that I think will inspire you! You have a old dresser, you really have no use for. Why not remove the drawers and use them around… Continue reading Drawers Repurposed

Crafts, Kids

Kids Bulletin/Chalkboard Board

Hi there! Mariah (11 years old) came over yesterday, she was on a mission. With a large canvas in hand, she asked if I would help her make a bulletin/chalkboard for her room. We started by painting half of the canvas with Rustoleum Chalkboard Paint. Be sure to stir really well. We put on 3… Continue reading Kids Bulletin/Chalkboard Board