Crafts, Kids

Painting Letters

I had so much fun with little ones yesterday. A couple of neighborhood kids came over to do some crafts with me. Today we painted letters. You know those 8" craft wooden letters you can purchase at Walmart.com or inside the store. Mariah painted the front of the letters in 4 different colors: This year… Continue reading Painting Letters

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Trash to Treasure

Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

I was searching the internet for ideas that you/I could up cycle a dresser. I love that you can take a thrift store, garage sale old dresser  and up cycle it into something else. So the next time you see a old dresser, grab it, even it's the ugliest dresser you have ever seen. Even… Continue reading Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

Garden

A Copycat and Lantern Makeover

  Have you ever been in a store and saw something and thought 'I can do that' . I saw something like this in a store a bit ago and had that very same thought! I had purchased a small wood square from Walmart a few days later, knowing....someday. Now it's months later, and I… Continue reading A Copycat and Lantern Makeover

Trash to Treasure

Calling All You Creative People

Once again I am showing off your creations! I would absolutely LOVE to see YOUR projects, big or small to share with everyone! Here are some awesome photos of  Kim from http://itrippedoverastone.com/. You are going to love these: I recently posted 'Childs Chair' Makeover. Kim wrote to tell me they have the chair her husbands… Continue reading Calling All You Creative People

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

Just a Thought

Creations by You

a Rafflecopter giveaway Last week I asked if there were any of you out there that would like to share their DIY crafts you've been working on. I was so amazed at all the beautiful projects that were sent in to me! There are so many really creative people out there. So without further ado, here… Continue reading Creations by You

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint

Chalkboard paint has so many fun uses, both playful and practical. The only downfall is it comes at a steep price and the color selection is somewhat limited. Now you will be able to get all the fun, for a lot less, by making your own. Chalkboard paint lets you transform any wall into an… Continue reading Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint