CSI Girl, Dee

About dee

I am a craft lovin', Diet coke drinkin' kind of girl! I love glitter and anything leopard print. My passions are crafting, fitness and living a healthy lifestyle and of course my family. The CSI Project believes in the mission to Create, Share and Inspire. When you create and share, you are sure to inspire! Hope you come away from The CSI Project inspired and come back anytime!!!

Denim Dreams{DIY Dream Catcher}

Follow your heart,
Capture your dreams,
Live life to the fullest!

I don’t like to throw out items that I think I can upcycle. So, when a pair of jeans went out of commission, I knew I could use the denim. I picked up a round wire planter for just a few bucks at Home Depot. Then, […]

By |March 27th, 2015|crafts, Upcycle|0 Comments

Rosemary-Lemon Butter Recipe

Give your next meal some pizazz!
If food could do jazz hands, this Rosemary- Lemon Butter recipe would.
This is a great way to wake up an old pasta dish.
* 1 stick of butter
* Fresh Rosemary chopped
* 1 Lemon- zest
Set your butter out so it will become room temperature. After it is at room temperature, then […]

By |March 23rd, 2015|Challenge, Recipe|2 Comments

Easter Tablescape{Vintage Favorites}

This Easter table started with this old quilt that I inherited from great-grandmother as my inspiration. I loved all of the colors and thought they are perfect for spring. I also love it draped over the table like a table runner.
The plates, napkins and bunny napkin rings come out year to year but I […]

By |March 17th, 2015|crafts, easter|0 Comments

CSI Project Celebrates Easter{From the Archives}

Over the years, at The CSI Project we have had a ton of inspiration. Crafty friends, you have helped us take the mantra of The CSI Project
and make it a way of life!
So, today straight from the archives we are featuring Easter projects that have inspired us and celebrating the love of all things […]

By |March 16th, 2015|easter, Spring|0 Comments

Get Back Into The Game{Baseball Inspiration & Fashion}

Baseball tee: Target
Floppy hat: Target
Boyfriend Jeans: Papaya
Heels: Fergalicious by Fergie/ DSW
Clutch: Charming Charlie
I grew up at the baseball fields. With a brother and cousin that played their entire lives I was drug there by my parents. I mean I supported them. All joking aside, baseball has been apart of my life even as an […]

By |March 13th, 2015|Inspirational|0 Comments

What would you do with an extra $100?

With an extra $100?
How awesome that you ask your CSI Girl!

I admit it I like to coupon {verb} and save money!

I spend some time on Sunday going through the paper and cutting them out. I also like to buy in bulk and keep food storage. It helps when bigger purchases come up like razors […]

By |March 11th, 2015|Challenge|0 Comments

Spring Sign {Yarn & Felt}

When I passed this cute sign at Michael’s, I couldn’t resist buying it.

Right now, Michael’s has the cutest unfinished wood signs. Get there today-like yesterday even! With a spring mantle on my mind, I started creating. I used yarn to create the word “spring.” Then I added a birdhouse that I had laying around […]

By |March 10th, 2015|crafts, Spring, wood|1 Comment

Fence Post Welcome Sign

Old fence post + paint+ wood numbers+rocks+Ribbon
I had this old fence post sitting in my garage and I knew I always wanted to create something with it. But as always the question is what is inspiring me lately?
Since I am currently decorating my porch for spring, I decided to create a welcome sign but […]

By |March 6th, 2015|crafts, wood|1 Comment

St. Patrick’s Day Pinch Proof Fashion

Kiss me I’m Irish! Ok, you caught me. I am not Irish but that doesn’t stop me from taking all precautions and becoming Pinch Proof. I love pattern mixing. Polka Dots and Stripes make this St. Patrick’s outfit fun! I love all of the colors and that added extra pop of yellow is top […]

Recycled Succulent Bunny Planter

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 […]

Peacock Organizer {Kids Craft}

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 […]

By |February 22nd, 2015|Challenge|10 Comments

Puzzle Piece Spring Wreath

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 […]

By |February 17th, 2015|crafts, Spring, Wreath|18 Comments