St. Patrick’s Day Pinch Proof Fashion

By |March 4th, 2015|

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

By |February 28th, 2015|

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}

By |February 22nd, 2015|

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 […]

Puzzle Piece Spring Wreath

By |February 17th, 2015|

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 […]

New E-Book of Poems + Free Download

By |February 16th, 2015|

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 […]

Donut Box Valentine

By |February 9th, 2015|

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 […]

Valentine Mason Jar Light

By |February 4th, 2015|

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 […]

Au Jus Gravy Roast{Slow Cooker Meal}

By |January 26th, 2015|

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 […]

Mint Chocolate Valentine Wafers

By |January 19th, 2015|

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 […]

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

By |January 19th, 2015|

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 […]

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

By |January 3rd, 2015|

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 […]

Easy Christmas Tree Kids Craft

By |December 11th, 2014|

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 […]