12 DIY Decor Ideas for Fall

12 DIY Decor Ideas for Fall

With the kids heading back to school, it is inevitable that fall is right around the corner.  With the change of season comes a decor change outside and inside your house.  Cool fall wreaths to grace the front door and other DIY projects are on the minds of many.  We have 12 DIY Decor Ideas […]

DIY Body Butter – The perfect last minute gift!

DIY Body Butter final

One of the worst things about winter, aside from the deathly cold and horrible driving conditions, is dry skin. My kids and I can’t use most hand creams because of the perfume so we always use base creams which work well but are kind of boring and have no scent. Because of that, I decided […]

DIY Fall Wreath Project

Completed Wreath

Fall is here and I couldn’t be happier! It is one of my favorite seasons. I love the crisp air and the pretty autumn colors, but I am not too crazy about the fact that snow will soon be here. Recently I re-painted the entire main level of our home and I have been thinking of ways […]

DIY Flower Votive Holder

DIY Votive Holder

  DIY Flower Votive Holder – This is a little story ‘bout how not every craft turns out how it is suppose be (read this while think of the fresh prince theme song:). Today’s craft was initially going to be made with crepe paper. The petals were so floppy and it just looked messy so […]

Front Porch Makeover For Under $100

porch makeover

I was invited to take part in the Frugal Heroes Challenge that happened on May 2nd across the country at Walmart stores. The challenge? Decorate your outdoor living space for $100. I have always dreamed of having a spot on my front porch to sip tea and work on blog posts. I never imagined I […]

DIY Mother’s Day Gift {A Tea Cup Craft}

DIY Mother's Day Gift

Not your regular “Tea Cup”- A  DIY Mother’s Day Gift Idea If you are still trying to figure out a Mother’s Day gift, I highly recommend going the DIY route! Nothing says “I love you” like a handmade gift from the heart. No matter how easy or intricate the project, it is sure to be remembered […]

Coffee Filter Flowers

coffee filter flower

This morning I woke up super happy and looking forward to a nice spring day. Then I looked outside and saw snow falling from the sky *sigh*. I’m sure it won’t stick around for long, but mother nature really needs to get with the program! Over the last few weeks I have been dreaming of […]

DIY Washer Pendant Necklace

DIY washer pendant

DIY Washer Pendant Necklace These necklaces are so easy to make and super cute. You could easily have your kiddos make them. They would make a great Mother’s Day gift idea. What you will need: Washers (whatever size you like) Glue Scissors Patterned paper Glossy accents (got it at Michaels) Nail file Hemp or some […]

DIY Salt Dough Handprint

salt dough handprint

Salt Dough Handprint Salt dough is something that has been around for ages! I remember making salt dough ornaments when I was little around Christmas time. I thought it would be cute to do all of my boys hand prints and hang them on the wall. What you need: Flour- 1 cup Salt- 1 cup […]

Paper Bag Piñata

Paper Bag Pinata

Paper Bag Pinata With warmer weather (cross your fingers) brings the plans of outside parties!  A favorite among kids is the pinata.  You can find them hanging from the backyard tree (or what have you- I’ve seen hockey sticks several times).  Children love them, and why wouldn’t they?  The piñata is a Mexican art/craft that […]