25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

Looking for a clever, for your kids Valentine’s this year?  Ditch those packages of conversation hearts and have your kids put together something fun and functional for their classmates this Valentine’s Day!   1.   “You’re Just Write For...
80+ Creative Christmas Card Ideas

80+ Creative Christmas Card Ideas

Every year my family has done the traditional, typical Christmas card photos – we’re all looking lovely, and cheery, and picture perfect.   I came across this picture on pinterest and completely laughed out loud:   I absolutely adore this picture, for...
DIY Family Tree Ornament and Jewelry Holder

DIY Family Tree Ornament and Jewelry Holder

  Welcome to day 2 of the 4th Annual Handmade Holidays Blog Hop! A few years ago we were looking online for handmade gift ideas and thought it would be great if there was a resource dedicated JUST to handmade gift ideas. Enter the Handmade Holidays hop!...
60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

Has the halloween bug bitten you yet??   My kids start planning their Halloween costumes on November 1st every year (yes, for the following year)…. so we’ve been talking about it for awhile now.   Just about every year, my daughter wants to be a Disney...
DIY Pumpkin Decor – Without Using Pumpkins!

DIY Pumpkin Decor – Without Using Pumpkins!

I’ve planted pumpkins in my garden for 2 years now.    We had NOTHING, literally not a single sprout last year.   But my son just ran in totally elated….   we FINALLY yielded a crop, check it out!!! Pretty darn impressive, right???? 🙂   So maybe,...
Olympics Valentines For Kids

Olympics Valentines For Kids

My son is a sports NUT, and he is going crazy over the Olympics right now.   So I wasn’t terribly surprised when I asked him what kind of Valentine’s he wanted to hand out at his class party this week, that he told me he wanted Olympic themed...
Paper Heart Wreath for Valentine’s Day

Paper Heart Wreath for Valentine’s Day

  Got another awesome Valentine’s Craft for you guys!   Found this one over at The Hybrid Chick.   What a great and easy idea!   She made these by printing fun designs on photo paper and cutting them into strips, but I’m also thinking you could find...
Bead Heart Wands – Great Valentines Craft For Girls

Bead Heart Wands – Great Valentines Craft For Girls

    What a fun and easy craft for Valentine’s Day!  I came across this when looking for a craft for my daughters Kindergarten Valentine’s party craft.   How cute would this be for a little girl?   Only thing is, I’d have to figure out an...
Get Excited for Valentines With These 41 Heart Shaped DIYs

Get Excited for Valentines With These 41 Heart Shaped DIYs

  Just in time for Valentines Day, check out these 41 amazing crafts, recipes and decoration ideas for Valentine’s!   From heart shaped eggs, to heart shaped braids and DIY apparel, if you are designing with hearts in mind, check out these super unique and...
Puzzle Piece Hearts – Great for Valentines Day!

Puzzle Piece Hearts – Great for Valentines Day!

I’ve been put in charge of finding a craft for my daughter’s Kindergarten Valentines Day party when I came across these.   What a fun idea, and great way to use up all those boxes of half lost puzzle pieces (if you have kids, you know what I’m...
DIY Gorgeous Light Up Marquee for the Holidays

DIY Gorgeous Light Up Marquee for the Holidays

So apparently my obsession of the season is these light up marquee boards – I especially love them when they are paired up with gold muted and natural elements like this photo below. There isn’t much I don’t love about this photo – I love the...
Upcycled Driftwood and Ornament Christmas Tree Art

Upcycled Driftwood and Ornament Christmas Tree Art

I absolutely LOVE the rugged look of this ornament/christmas tree art project!!   Detailed by Karah at The Space Between, she was inspired by the cover of a Real Simple catalog featuring ornaments just laying out in shape of a Christmas tree.   Why not turn that...
2 Minute Knitting Needle Ornament Tree

2 Minute Knitting Needle Ornament Tree

This idea is genius!   If you’ve got 2 minutes on your hands and a few spare bulb ornaments, then you can put together a pretty awesome Christmas decoration for your mantle or tabletop.   The original design and instructions by InMyOwnStyle uses a knitting...
DIY Joy Sign:  Lights Up The Holiday Season!

DIY Joy Sign: Lights Up The Holiday Season!

Check out this awesome JOY TO THE WORLD fireplace mantel set up for the holidays – absolutely gorgeous!   Can you believe the letters are DIY and can be made for about $7 each??    Amazing!    I also love that she mounted them on a rustic pallet board background...
DIY Christmas Yardstick Star

DIY Christmas Yardstick Star

Looking for a cheap and easy way to decorate a large wall?   Check out this DIY Yardstick Star.   For the holiday season you can accent it with some cute wording from Michaels, or an ornament at the top.   After the season?   Add a new accent for year round festive...