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!!
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
It was my granddaughters 3rd birthday this weekend, and I had so much fun visiting with her. After her 'party' we headed over to the beach for the day. The beach..my favorite place, and it didn't disappoint me! We had so much fun playing in the sand, building sand castles and jumping over the waves.… Continue reading Creative Ways To Use Dryer Sheets
Most of us just love to repurpose and makeover old items. It is so much fun creating something new for your home from old stuff! Here are some new ideas for you to look over and see if you too just love these ideas! Knife Holder All you need for this project is 3 books… Continue reading Don’t Toss Re Use Prt 2
Wrist Rest Keep your wrists from getting fatigued during a long day at the computer by making this pool noodle wrist rest. First mark where you want to cut the noodle. For the wrist rest shown, we made the height slightly less than half of the full noodle diameter. (You could cut the noodle exactly… Continue reading What Else You Can Do With Pool Noodles
Before you toss away that egg carton or piece of old rug, think of something else you can use it for. Stuck? Well here are some wonderful reuses of those trash items. Use an Old Eyeglass Case for Hardware Storage Do you have a bunch of old eyeglass cases that you don't use anymore? … Continue reading Don’t Toss, Re Use
Have you ever happened upon something on the internet and said to yourself ...that's so simple," why didn't I think of that"??? I have said that many of times. Simple solutions for yourself in your home. After seeing these photos, I know many of you are going to be thinking..."why didn't I think of that?"… Continue reading ??Why Didn’t I Think Of That??
Hi everyone! It's Thursday, which means Kids Craft Day! I love having neighborhood kids stop by to create crafts with me. Children are so much fun. PAINTED LETTERS Last week Mariah painted letters to her name for her wall... you can see here: https://kelleysdiy.com/2017/06/22/painting-letters/ So today we painted her sisters letters to her name: These… Continue reading Thursday Is Kids Craft Day!
Sometimes you come up with an idea just out of need. I really needed a ribbon holder to hold my ribbon! After looking at them online, after searching online...I decided to make one instead of purchasing. I had some left over wood in the garage. All you need is one piece for the back, mine is… Continue reading DIY Ribbon Holder
Pool Noodles are not just for the pool. So many clever hacks can be done with these. The best part is they are large for a project and they are only $1. So get to your local Dollar Store, or go online and have it shipped to your local store for free. Just grab… Continue reading You Can Do What With Pool Noodles?