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

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Creative Uses For Old Books

Do you have a pile of old books collecting dust? Do you have some stored away in boxes ready to give to the Goodwill? Well, don't toss them or give them away because I have some wonderful ideas for giving those books a new lease on life Planters: It takes a bit of patience, and… Continue reading Creative Uses For Old Books

Halloween

14 Fun DIY Crafts for Halloween! — Captain Decor

Grab the kids and make some festive DIY crafts for Halloween! These fun ideas are cute without being too spooky for the little ones! via 14 Fun DIY Crafts for Halloween! — Captain Decor

Halloween, Holidays

No Carve Pumpkin Decorating

With Halloween just a few days away, I thought I would give you some more ideas if you want to do the no carve option! Here are some of my favorites I found, Isn't that pretty? You can play with the colors to create such a beauty! Polka Dots and Stripes Look at this beauty...shining pretty in… Continue reading No Carve Pumpkin Decorating

Halloween

Make Your Halloween Glow

With this one magical product and your fabulous creator DIY skills, you can make these fun and easy Halloween decorations. For the glowing eyes, just cut shapes out and paint or color in the pupils. The Ghosts are plain fence posts painted white. All the projects were then finished off with Rustoleum Glow in the… Continue reading Make Your Halloween Glow

Crafts, Kids

Kids Make Your Own Slime!

Slime...kids love this stuff. Well, I decided to make some with my young friend Mariah. This was fun, and so easy to do. You don't have to spend a  bunch of money make this stuff, you probably already have the ingredients at home. This is what we used: White Glue Food Color of your choice… Continue reading Kids Make Your Own Slime!

Trash to Treasure

Craigslist Makeovers

You're browsing Craigslist and you come upon a dresser that would look fabulous in your bedroom. You think 'If it only wasn't in such terrible condition'. Almost all the items I find to makeover, I find on the streets. So many times all it needed was some paint, or perhaps some new hardware. Let's say you… Continue reading Craigslist Makeovers

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Reusing Hangers, TP Rolls, and Rubberbands!

If you follow my blog, then you know I am all about recycling. This post is all about reusing hangers, toilet paper rolls and rubberbands! I hope you enjoy it! Plastic Clip Hangers: Save those plastic pants hangers to make your own bag clamps. Snip off the ends of the hangers with heavy-duty scissors. The… Continue reading Reusing Hangers, TP Rolls, and Rubberbands!

Home Improvements

Refinishing F.R.Cabinets

I was recently given a kit of the Rust Oleum Cabinet Transformation Kit from Rust Oleum to try. I had never tried this particular product,  and was very interested in seeing how well it works. this is what comes in the kit: Small kit covers 100 sq. ft., large kit covers 200 sq. ft. If… Continue reading Refinishing F.R.Cabinets