Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Dragonfly Makeover

I have been busy working on the cabinets for the past few days, so in between, I like to do little projects. This project shows you how you can take a  plain piece,  and turn it into something sparkly and pretty! I have this tea light dragonfly. I've had it for many, many years. I decided… Continue reading Dragonfly Makeover

Holidays, Patriotic

Patriotic Heart Wreath

Tomorrow is 4th of July!   I wanted to make a easy, fast wreath that kids or anyone can really do. You'll need about 3/4 yd of any fabric of your choice, just looks better with 3....or more! You can mix it up any way you want, or use colors that go well with the room.… Continue reading Patriotic Heart Wreath

Holidays, Patriotic

Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

Over the past few days, I have been putting together a couple of centerpieces, Firecracker Centerpiece on the left of the picture, and the Flower Centerpiece on the right. I also made 2 candle holders from wood posts, and a pinwheel garland...lots of fun and easy for you to also create! Almost everything was recycled… Continue reading Let’s Celebrate 4th of July!!

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Just For Teens

A younger reader asked me to do a post on teens. I searched the internet and  put together some fabulous ideas just for Teens! Tassels and pom poms are so in fashion right now. Check out some of these great ideas. The first is a fabulous tote that was made really special by adding tassels.… Continue reading Just For Teens

Trash to Treasure

Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

This was a fun project. My son didn't want this cd/dvd cabinet anymore, so it ended up in my craft room. I thought about it for a bit, and then came up with the idea of putting my spray paints and chalk paints in it for storage. That would work out super! This is what… Continue reading Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

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

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

DIY Teen Summer Fashions

Hi there! This is for you teen girls out there that are looking to create your own fancy touches to your summer wear. Are you looking for some really fun and easy summer fashion ideas? I found some really easy ideas that are on the cheap side while still being really cool across the internet!… Continue reading DIY Teen Summer Fashions

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