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Do you ever have a harebrained scheme that you think about a lot but just never comes to fruition for some reason? I must admit I have them often. I am, however, proud to say that this blog post is about an idea that did finally come to life…even if it took a few years. I present […]
If you read this recent post, you know I’ve been fighting a tough battle with depression for the past few months. One of the things I’ve been trying hard to do in order to start feeling better is to get out and DO THINGS. To plan fun activities that will get me out of the […]
This DIY Halloween Candy Dish came about because I’ve always put my Halloween candy in a bowl, and I’m tired of it. I wanted something slightly spooky and a heck of a lot more fun for my candy display, so I ran to the craft store for some inspiration and found it. Look what I made! The […]
I was inspired to make these Valentine’s Day Candy Jars right after I made these DIY Tutu Valentine’s Day Baskets.
This post is sponsored by Lunchbox. LOOK AT THESE BEANS! LOOK AT THEM! Whenever my cat’s bean toes are showing, I snap a photo because it’s so damn cute. So I thought I’d take it one step further and make a paw print ornament so I can remember how cute she is for all my […]
The reason I’m sharing how to make a tulle wreath starts with love. My boyfriend and I say the “I love you, I love you more” thing all the time, which is weird because romance and gooey sap like that makes me retch. Yet, somehow I still find myself uttering that fluffy “I love you more” crap. Disgusting. So […]
If you and your kids love animals, then you definitely need to know how to make animal shadow puppets. By projecting the shadows of flat puppets onto a lighted screen, you can create an entertaining little show. You can even bring your favorite characters from movies and TV shows to life! With the arrival of the swashbuckling adventure-comedy […]
On a whim the other day, I decided to make a Valentine’s Day fabric garland for my fireplace mantel, and I’m so glad I did. It’s cheery, festive and the pretty pinks and reds really pop against the white wood. I love it! I thought I’d share how easy it was to make in case you have […]
I love to think of fun ways to package holiday candy gifts for my kids, family and friends. It’s simple, festive, fun and oh, so tasty! So, I thought of my favorite candy gift package ideas,and put together a collection that not only includes the candy itself, but the gift packaging can be re-purposed in other ways too!< Candy-filled cookie cutter […]
I’m partial to handmade holiday gifts, and the kids and I have made oodles of them over the years (I’m sentimental so I keep everything), and since we’re entering the holiday season, I thought it was the perfect time to start sharing some of our holiday DIY crafts and ideas on my blog. I had a dedicated […]