28 02, 2015

Recycled Succulent Bunny Planter

By |February 28th, 2015|crafts, Decorating, recycle, Upcycle|0 Comments

2 liter bottles make the perfect craft materials. Who doesn’t love a craft that cost little to no money and recycles?
This Succulent Bunny Planter would make a good kids craft. Perfect for spring and even mother’s day!
Take an old 2 Liter and cut out the bottom and make bunny ears. Paint and add a […]

22 02, 2015

Peacock Organizer {Kids Craft}

By |February 22nd, 2015|Challenge|6 Comments

Sometimes you just need a cute organizer for all of the pens, markers and other things that seem to find a home on your desk.
And that is not even talking about the kids messes- ahem. I mean kids stuff. Like markers, pencils and crayons. Why not let them help you create one?
Last fall, I […]

17 02, 2015

Puzzle Piece Spring Wreath

By |February 17th, 2015|crafts, Spring, Wreath|16 Comments

Puzzle Pieces + Felt+ Spring Greenery + Scrabble Tiles

Some projects may seem odd at first. This is one. I took an old puzzle and sorted through the pieces to find all of the ones that had pretty spring colors. Then, they sat on my living room floor. And sat. 2 weeks later, I knew […]

16 02, 2015

New E-Book of Poems + Free Download

By |February 16th, 2015|Blogging, E-Book|1 Comment

Confession Monday:
I am your CSI Girl,Dee

I love romance, I love all things love and today I am excited to share with you my latest projects an E-book about, you guessed it, LOVE!
Another confession:
I love to write poems. The sappier, the sillier and crazy in love the better.
So, I teamed up with another blogger who […]

9 02, 2015

Donut Box Valentine

By |February 9th, 2015|Challenge|0 Comments

I live and {craft} in a small but beautiful town. We have a grocery store, a McDonald’s, a gas station and wait for a it………we have a Dunkin’ Donuts!
Very Exciting!
I think this is a good thing because I enjoy donuts.
Really, really love them but this is also a bad thing because it is […]

4 02, 2015

Valentine Mason Jar Light

By |February 4th, 2015|crafts, Decorating, Valentine's Day|0 Comments

A few months ago, I fell in love with a Mason Jar Light Kit that I found on Darby Smart.
You can find the same one here.
After I bought it, I had no idea how I wanted to use it so it sat in the corner. The corner of my craft room where good […]

26 01, 2015

Au Jus Gravy Roast{Slow Cooker Meal}

By |January 26th, 2015|Recipe|0 Comments

Awww……..the slow cooker!
Busy weeknights hero!!!
With just 5 ingredients, you have a dinner cooking all day.

Be sure, before you add all of the ingredients pictured that you add 1/2 cup of water to the bottom of the slow cooker.
Now, add the roast, ranch dressing, au jus gravy packet and a stick of butter. I cut […]

19 01, 2015

Mint Chocolate Valentine Wafers

By |January 19th, 2015|Valentine's Day|6 Comments

Make me a Valentine treat that is so sweet!
I affectionately call these Valentine fries. Could be my cute container from Pick Your Plum. Pair that with twine and a cute tag from Pick Your Plum and you have a “Valentine Fries.”
Grab some Strawberry wafers, Andes Mint Chocolate baking chips and some “bling, bling” aka […]

19 01, 2015

Top 3 lessons Martin Luther King Jr. & Winnie the Pooh Taught Us

By |January 19th, 2015|Challenge, Inspirational|0 Comments

Today, as we do every year, we celebrate and remember an incredible man, leader and believer in the good of the world. His name was Martin Luther King, Jr. and he was a great civil rights leader who dared to “dream”. He dreamed of a world with no hate. A world that believed character […]

3 01, 2015

Lessons I learned at a Dance Party with an 8 Year Old

By |January 3rd, 2015|Challenge|2 Comments

Happy New Year from the CSI Project!

There is nothing like a kid to remind you what life is all about.
To help you feel like all you need are stuffed animals to join you at a tea party or a good ole’ fashioned game of Old Maid.
For me, 2015 started off enjoying the simple things […]

11 12, 2014

Easy Christmas Tree Kids Craft

By |December 11th, 2014|Challenge, Christmas, crafts, kids craft|1 Comment

Soon it will be time to start entertaining the kids with an easy, inexpensive Christmas kids craft. Bring on the holiday cheer!
All you need is:
~ 2 to 3 Paper Plates with edges that look like ruffles
~ Paint
~ Toilet Paper Roll
~ Glue
~ Pencil
You can make small Christmas trees with toilet paper rolls or use a […]

13 11, 2014

Christmas Card Holder

By |November 13th, 2014|Challenge, Christmas, crafts|2 Comments

Wood Christmas Tree: Hobby Lobby in Christmas Craft section. 50% off
Beadboard: Had at home
Stain: Bought at Home Depot. Look in paint section
Mini clothespins: Bought at Pick Your Plum a few years ago but have seen them at craft stores
Burlap Christmas Chip board: Bought at Michael’s
Burlap bow with bell: Found at Target in $1 aisle

I […]

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