Category Archives: Crafts

I have two solid reasons why you need to make one of these skirts ASAP. 1. How many baby blankets and pillow cases can a beginning sewer make before its really time to branch out? 2. Wearing something you made yourself is very satisfying. So dive in! 1. Easy Circle Skirt (source) 2. High-Waisted Mini […]

If you have a new mom, or mom-to-be in your life that you are looking to DIY the perfect gift for, let me help. I want to help you sift through all the unnecessary DIY baby gifts out there, and help you find a gift idea that will actually be loved and used. 1. Burp […]

 Fact: People who don’t knit are generally impressed with knitting. Fact: Knitting is not {really} that hard. Okay, there are definitely aspects of knitting that are hard, and there are definitely complex patterns and techniques that are super impressive. However, I am not talking about those, I am talking about pretty things that ANYONE who […]

Candles are such an inexpensive, cozy and cute way to decorate a table or dress up a room.  I am always looking for ways to add some pizzazz to my decorations without breaking the bank.  I have found a slew of ideas and to be honest I want to do all of them.  Especially since […]

I have little boys!  Four very busy, little boys.  It’s sometimes hard to keep them entertained.  Especially when you live somewhere cold and rainy and they can’t go outside! I was looking for ideas the other day of ways to keep them entertained and was surprised to discover that there are a bunch of very […]

When my husband and I moved into our house our bed which has been through 9 years of marriage and 7 moves finally bit the dust.  We were left without a headboard and now just have a lovely set of bed rails holding our mattress in place.  I desperately want to update the look of […]

It seems like every where I turn people are wearing infinity scarfs.  They are a really cute, a very simple way to dress up an outfit, they are functional by keeping you warm in the winter and relatively easy to make yourself.  Here are five easy DIY infinity scarf tutorials that I love. This scarf […]

I love Halloween! It is such a fun time of year to have kids. Beside eating and serious excess of Halloween candy, doing simple Halloween crafts with my kids it a fun way to get into the Halloween spirit! 1. Paper Plate Masks This is actually a craft sold by Oriental Trading for $5.99 that […]

The other day I was at good ole’ Wally World (Wal-Mart) and they had a giant display of Sharpie’s of every color! I’m not super sure why, but I love Sharpies! I love how smooth they write, and I love how my hand writing looks with them. Naturally, I stood in front of the display […]