Latest Posts

DIY Summer Swim Bag *under $10*

DIY Summer Swim Bag *under $10*

Summer is for swimming, no school and all about fun in the sun! *The record stops* Oh wait. That means wet swim suits, sunscreen and wet towels. How will you carry all of that? How about a DIY solution under $10? Yes, Please!!!! I took small plastic bags I found in the Target Dollar aisle. Also, 2 bigger ...

READ MORE +

Upcycle Ladybug Craft

Upcycle Ladybug Craft

When I was a kid, I loved seeing a ladybug land on me because I was always told they bring good luck. Lady bugs remind me of summer so with summer upon us very soon, I wanted to share an easy and fun ladybug crafted. Perfect for those little hands to make too so get the kids involved. This idea started when I ...

READ MORE +

DIY Shamrock Wreath{St. Patrick’s Day}

DIY Shamrock Wreath{St. Patrick’s Day}

Do you skip right over St. Patrick's Day and decorate for Easter? I like to keep it simple by adding touches of green to my décoraeven if it is for a short 2 weeks. So, this wreath was easy to make and very inexpensive. Start with a wire wreath form like this one. You can find these at any craft store. I ...

READ MORE +

Upcycled Headboard

Upcycled Headboard

Organization has been the word for the month of January. I always had hooks by the front door for the dog's leashes, hats, bags etc. But we always go through the laundry room to the garage to leave so I needed a solution that made sense. A friend gave me 2 vintage twin headboards and that stayed in the garage for ...

READ MORE +

Heart Emoji Valentine Basket

Heart Emoji Valentine Basket

Emoji's are the new language. Don't believe me. Text a teenager. I am not fluent in Emoji's but I do think they are cute. So, if you have someone in your life who loves to communicate with emoji's like a teenager. Then, you will love this! I found this cute heart basket at the thrift store and of course with ...

READ MORE +

Buffalo Chicken Wing Sandwich

Buffalo Chicken Wing Sandwich

The Super Bowl is all about football or is it the commercials? I can't remember so let's just talk about FOOD! The eats! The Grub! When feeding a lot of people, I think having "build your own" type of food is the way to go. It means less work for you and people have the freedom to add or eliminate what they ...

READ MORE +

Fabric Scrap Heart

Fabric Scrap Heart

It is February 1st and that means Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Perfect time for Vanessa from DIY 180 to share her Fabric Scraps Heart. This is beyond adorable! Here she is..........   Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays. Isn't it lovely to see all the banners, glitter hearts and ...

READ MORE +

Easy, No Fuss Valentine Dinner Table

Easy, No Fuss Valentine Dinner Table

I love changing my table for holidays and that usually means for a special dinner. So, I like to use some of the same basic items each time and add in special ones for that particular holiday but no matter what I always make it simple. Easy, no fuss because holiday decorating should never stress you out. Start off ...

READ MORE +

3 Ways to Save on Groceries and Other Tips

3 Ways to Save on Groceries and Other Tips

*Note:This may seem like a sponsored post for Walgreen's but it is not. I just really want to share the tips I find effective* Going to the grocery store is like preparing for battle. You got your list which is like your weapons, your armor. Then, you make a battle plan thinking about each aisle. If you are like ...

READ MORE +

No Sew Fabric Valentine Envelope

No Sew Fabric Valentine Envelope

You don't sew? That is ok, you are still going to need something to collect all of those Valentine cards. Why not make one for everybody in the family? When I was a teenager, every summer I would go to church camp. There, we each had a box that people could put in notes or small gifts throughout the week. We ...

READ MORE +

Sausage and Kale Soup

Sausage and Kale Soup

I have decided to start the year off with some of my favorite things and this soup is definitely one of my favorite recipes. I make Sausage and Kale soup all the time and the best part is you can eat on it for days because when you re-heat it, the flavor is even better. This soup is hearty for the winter months and ...

READ MORE +

“Finally” in 2016: Word of the Year

“Finally” in 2016: Word of the Year

Word to your mother........ If you can finish that song then you remember Vanilla Ice as well as I do! It is 2016, my crafty friends and that means that a new year of creations is upon us. I am so excited! My house is back to normal and clean. Maybe not organized but clean. And I let one of the CSI kids help me ...

READ MORE +