17 02, 2015

Puzzle Piece Spring Wreath

By |February 17th, 2015|crafts, Spring, Wreath|18 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 […]

28 10, 2014

Gold + White Thanksgiving Table with a Pop of Pink

By |October 28th, 2014|crafts, Decorating, Thanksgiving, Tutorials|2 Comments

Thanksgiving has become one of my favorite holidays to decorate for and to celebrate. I love it because it isn’t about gifts or other things that distract us. It is about eating, spending the day with family and setting a beautiful table to eat at. I also love the cooking part of it. It […]

24 10, 2014

Craft Your Turkey Feather + a GIVEAWAY

By |October 24th, 2014|crafts, Giveaway, Thanksgiving|9 Comments

Happy Friday, my crafty friends!
Hope this weekend brings fun, maybe some crafting and creating.
Today I am sharing a Thanksgiving craft and guess what?
You can win the same kit that I used!!!!

All you need is a craft kit from Pick Your Plum.

When I saw these, I ordered enough to make gifts for friends, family and […]

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