valentines day, wreaths

Easy to Make Straw Heart

I wanted to make a special gift for my best friend for valentines day. Her favorite color is turquoise.....it's easy to make even for kids! I had a 12" straw heart that I had purchased from a craft store. The only other items you will need is a box of pins, and 1/3 yard of… Continue reading Easy to Make Straw Heart

Holidays, valentines day

DIY Valentines Gifts For Him

Valentines Day is coming.....and do I have some wonderful ideas to share with you! You can’t go wrong with this one because who doesn’t drink from a mug at some point!? And what better way to drink your choice of beverage than to do it in a mug engraved with a personalized message that has… Continue reading DIY Valentines Gifts For Him

Garden

Outdoor Ideas For $1

Hello, It's time to set our sights on relaxing, entertaining, and enjoying our outdoor spaces. Hmm, perhaps your thinking these spaces with decorative and functional elements can get expensive. Well let me tell you...they don't have to be. If your watching your wallet, then instead of heading over to the home goods store, take a… Continue reading Outdoor Ideas For $1

Storage & Organization & Hacks

How You Can Upcycle Baby Clothes

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 How You Can Upcycle Baby Clothes

Seasons, Summer

Seahorse Bucket

Hi everyone! I am working on a project that I'm very proud of...or will be when finished! I needed to practice making a seahorse for the project. I think this little guy came out so cute.... I had this little galvanized bucket...it seems like forever. I am pretty sure I picked it up at a… Continue reading Seahorse Bucket

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Make Your Own Homemade Cleaners

Not only will natural cleaners make your life better, they will virtually eliminate that bad smell in the house and they're surprisingly inexpensive to create with simple ingredients that you probably already have in your home. Pic by: FOCAL POINT/SHUTTERSTOCK If you're wanting to pitch those toxic, commercial household cleaners and switch to natural, homemade cleaner,… Continue reading Make Your Own Homemade Cleaners

Home Decor, Trash to Treasure

Shaggy Ottoman

A few months ago, when taking my doggies for a walk, I found these outdoor foot stools discarded on the curb . My bestest friend in the whole world walks with me every night with her doggie. If you’ve been following my projects, then you KNOW, I love free finds. They were in good condition. I… Continue reading Shaggy Ottoman