DIY Spring Moss Art

Making a Spring Moss Art Craft that is useful, pretty, and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Spring Moss Art tutorial!  All of the supplies needed were purchased in one store, Hobby Lobby.  Don’t you just love one stop shopping?  The best part is that you can make it in under 15 minutes.  Seriously!  I found […]

How to Make a Paper Christmas Tree

Making a Paper Christmas Tree is a DIY craft that is super easy, cheap {or free} and perfect for the holidays!  It’s a fabulous way to recycle cereal boxes to be used for the bases, and use up that scrapbooking paper you have laying around.  All it takes is making your tree bases, punching out the scrapbook paper, rolling the […]

Feather Halloween Wreath Tutorial

How to make a wreath Craft that is useful, spooky, and festive is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Halloween Wreath tutorial!  All of the supplies needed were purchased in one store, Michael’s.  Don’t you just love one stop shopping?  The best part is that you can make it in under 5 minutes.  Seriously!  Get into the spirit of […]

Back to School Tags {free printables}

I’m always trying to think of fun ways to say THANK YOU to my kids teachers for all of their hard work.  I want them to know that I don’t take them for granted and that I appreciate that they work hard each day.  Sending my kids back to school is hard, so I’d imagine going back […]

Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub {homemade gift idea}

I’ve made a ton of sugar scrubs, but this Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub just became my favorite because it only uses FOUR ingredients, and it smells so good.  All you need is coconut oil, sugar, lime essential oil, and a lime to make the scrub.  I adore that sugar scrubs are easy to make, package adorably […]

EASY Felt Leaf and Pom Pom Napkin Ring Holders {DIY}

How to make an EASY Felt Leaf and Pom Pom Napkin Ring Holder for the Fall/holiday season is a craft that’s relatively inexpensive and easy, but looks amazing.    There’s just something about how the colors and elements of Fall that go together that is so lovely and pleasing to the eye.  You’ll only need a few items, too!   […]

Easy Homemade Dorothy Costume

How to make a Dorothy Costume is an easy craft that’s perfect for dress up and Halloween costumes!  I do not claim to be a seamstress by any means, but if you can sew a straight line like me then you can definitely sew this costume.  All you need is a plain white t-shirt, blue gingham fabric, sewing […]

Felt Pumpkin Napkin Rings {DIY Decor}

How to make DIY Felt Pumpkin Napkin Rings for Halloween or even Fall is a craft that’s relatively inexpensive and easy, but looks amazing.  There’s just something about how the colors and elements that go together that is so lovely and pleasing to the eye.  You’ll only need a few items, too!   So, go gather some felt, ribbon, sewing machine and […]

Free Printable Thank You Tags for Teachers {teacher appreciation gift}

I’m always trying to think of fun ways to say THANK YOU to my kids teachers for all of their hard work.  I want them to know that I don’t take them for granted and that I appreciate that they work hard each day.  May is always a hot month, so to say THANK you […]

NO-Sew Wonder Woman Costume {DIY}

What’s better than a fabulous looking costume that looks sewn but isn’t?  Um, a no-sew costume that you can make in about 2-3 hours.  My sister made this fabulous NO-SEW Wonder Woman Costume {be still my heart} that looks like a million bucks and I couldn’t be more impressed.  Her inspiration came from this video […]

Homemade Bath Bombs

Homemade bath bombs are easy to make, relatively inexpensive, and make a fabulous homemade gift.  I decided to make both lavender and serenity bath bombs because of their relaxing and moisturizing properties.  And, they smell amazing and look beautiful.  These DIY bath bombs make perfect gifts for Teacher Appreciation, Mother’s Day gifts, and birthday gifts! […]

Santa Mason Jar Gift {free printable}

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m always looking for new traditions for the holidays to share with my family.  And, what makes the holidays sweeter and more fun? Ho ho ho HERSHEY’S KISSES Santa Hat Chocolates!  They’re cute little […]

DIY Flower Crown {how to}

Flower Crowns make the best summer and spring photo props ever.  I’ve fallen in love with how flower crowns look in braided and wavy hair and so I had to make one.  Surprisingly, they are easier to make than you’d imagine, and the best part is that they are completely customizable.  When you make the […]

Thanks for the A+ Start {FREE} Tags for Teacher Appreciation

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to give my kids teachers a “good start” so for one day of teacher appreciation week I wanted […]

Teacher Appreciation Tote {free printable}

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to let my kids’ teachers know that they are “golden”.  So, for teacher appreciation week I decided that […]

Coconut Sugar Scrub {homemade gift idea}

I’ve made a ton of sugar scrubs, but this is one of my favorites because it only uses TWO ingredients.  All you need is coconut oil and sugar to make one of my favorite sugar scrubs!  I adore that sugar scrubs are easy to make, package adorably and are good for your skin!  Homemade scrubs are […]

Shamrock Pillow {tutorial}

Making a St. Patrick’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this Shamrock Pillow Tutorial for St. Patrick’s Day!  You might already have all of the materials on-hand, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face.  The best part is that you can make it in under […]

LUCKY St. Patrick’s Day Banner {how to}

Making a St. Patrick’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY St. Patrick’s Day LUCKY Banner!  You might already have all of the materials on-hand, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face.  The best part is that you can make it in under 30 […]

XO Valentine’s Day Mantel

I’m so excited to show you my XO Valentine’s Day Mantel!  Over the past few weeks I have shown you how to make DIY Glitter XO Letters, DIY Pom Pom Garland and last years DIY Burlap LOVE Banner.  I LOVE how it all came together to make a simple and fun Valentine’s Day Mantel that anyone can […]

DIY Glitter XO Letters {valentines crafts}

Making a Valentine’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with these DIY Glitter XO Letters!  It’s a super inexpensive craft and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face and add some sparkle to your decor.  The best part is that it doesn’t take long to make and it’s absolutely kid […]

Bucket Valentine Card Holder {how to}

How to make a Valentine Card Holder Craft that is easy as 1-2-3 and perfect for holding a bucket full of love notes.  The best part is that it doesn’t take long to make and it can be reused year after year! {{wink}}  Get into the spirit of Valentine’s Day with this fun bucket Valentine card holder! […]

DIY Pom Pom Garland {Valentine Craft}

Making a Valentine’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Pom Pom Garland!  Most people have all of the materials on-hand, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face.  The best part is that it doesn’t take long to make and it’s absolutely kid friendly. […]

DIY Deer Silhouette Pillow {no sew}

Making a Deer Silhouette Pillow is a DIY craft that is super easy, inexpensive and perfect for the holidays!  This DIY pillow is a fabulous way to redecorate an accent pillow that you already have at home.  All it takes is cutting out a deer head silhouette and painting. Eventually you will have a festive accent pillow that you can have […]

Thanks a LATTE Gift {easy gift idea}

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC®. All opinions are 100% mine. This is the perfect time of year to say thank you to friends, teachers, and family, and a quick handwritten note with a gift card is just the ticket.  With the new BIC Mark-It™ Permanent Markers you can […]

5 Homemade Pioneer Crafts, Play and Recipes for Kids

Here’s 5 Homemade Pioneer Crafts, Play and Recipes for Kids that you’ll love if you ever have occasion to celebrate Pioneers.  Every year Utah has a big Pioneer Day celebration.  I just happened to be in Utah this year during their celebration (July 24th) and I picked up the best Honey Taffy ever, which reminded […]

How to Make a Doll House Using Glass Shelves

How to Make a Doll House Using Glass Shelves is easy to do, lots of fun, and came about organically.  I came up with this idea to try and see if I could motivate my child to leave all of her toys, dolls, and stuffed animals in order. She would always take everything off the […]

DIY Mardi Gras Centerpiece

Making a Mardi Gras  Craft that is pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Mardi Gras Centerpiece! Not a lot of items are needed and it comes together rather quickly.  Get into the spirit of Mardi Gras with this fun and festive centerpiece! Materials Needed Mardi Gras Beads Mardi Gras Mask Skewer Peacock Feathers […]

DIY Burlap LOVE Banner {how to}

Making a Valentine’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Burlap LOVE Banner!  Most people have all of the materials on-hand, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face.  The best part is that it doesn’t take long to make and it’s absolutely kid friendly. […]

Magical Mirror Makeovers in a Matter of Minutes – {guest post}

‘Mirror, Mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?’ Ask any child where that phrase comes from and nine times out of ten you’ll hear the correct response. Posed to the magic mirror by the Wicked Queen in Walt Disney’s ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarves,’ the answer was always the same (the […]

How to Apply Flat Back Crystals

How to Apply Flat Back Crystals to performance costumes takes some patience but can save you TONS of money in the long run.  My sister has saved hundreds of dollars by embellishing her daughters ice skating costumes with flat back crystals after having the costumes custom made rather than having the seamstress apply the crystals […]

Duck Tape® Headband Craft {how-to}

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Making a Duck Tape® Headband is a DIY craft that is super easy, fun, and the perfect holiday gift!  Creativity is never stifled by the Duck! Just customize the colors, for tons of possibilities.  All you […]

DIY Christmas Card Holder

How to make a DIY Christmas Card Holder for the holidays just might be the easiest craft I’ve ever under taken because it only takes stringing up a ribbon and spray painting clothes pins.   It’s so easy it should be criminal, and you can make it for no money if you have ornaments from Christmas’ past.  So, go gather some […]