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!

Trash to Treasure

Got Corks?

Do you drink wine? Or have friends that drink wine? Well I hope this little Christmas project will inspire you to save up those wine corks! I have saved so many wine corks over the years. I needed to make a Secret Santa gift for someone and I decided to try making something with the… Continue reading Got Corks?

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

Trash to Treasure

Headboard Turned What??

I found this old headboard and footboard, behind a bin an alley behind some stores. It looked so trashed but, it had good bones. This may have been a nice bed at one time, but it had so many holes in the front of headboard, you could tell it had a lot of wear. I knew instantly… Continue reading Headboard Turned What??

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, Kids

Glove People

  I have another wonderful craft for you to do with the kiddos! This is such a fun surprise to show your little one. Then watch there excitement  as they want to try too!!!I  love creating these easy little crafts in between a big project! Did I mention you probably have all four items at home....really… Continue reading Glove People

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