Quilted Easter Egg

Quilted Easter Egg

I have been playing with the new fabric collection from Riley Blake called Unforgettable and have just fallen in love with the color scheme!  I thought it would be perfect for something Easter themed, so when Stephanie from Crafting in the Rain asked me to participate in her A-Z series, I knew I would want to do something Quilt related and use this Unforgettable collection. I also happened to have these oval shaped frames from a local wood … [Read more...]

Gold Dipped Bottles

easy gold dipped bottles

If you need some super easy and quick St. Patrick's Day decor, why not try Gold Dipped bottles?  I have been saving these green Martinelli's bottles for like a year, wondering if I could somehow use them for a craft or whatever, when this simple idea struck me as the perfect thing for St. Paddy's.  I didn't really have time to construct an entire beautiful St. Patrick's day-themed party table and buy beautiful white Gerbera daisies to put in the … [Read more...]

Duck Tape Keychain Valentine

kids valentine keychain

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. It can be tricky these days to go with a candy Valentine--what with the allergies lurking in kids classrooms. It seems that doing a non-candy Valentine is a safer bet, and most parents probably appreciate it anyway. I've seen some really great non-candy Valentines ideas floating around lately and it made me … [Read more...]

Rustic Advent Calendar

rustic advent calendar with sharpies

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #StaplesSharpie http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. I just love raw wood, especially in the winter.  It has the way of making me feel like I live in a little cabin in the woods, only without actually having to live in a little cabin in the woods.  One morning I woke up and got the urge to chop up a branch into … [Read more...]

Eight Kids Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

Thankful table

This post is sponsored by Crayola but all opinions are my own. Only a couple more days til' Turkey Day!  Amidst all the feeding frenzy, here are several kids Thanksgiving craft ideas that you can do to keep them busy while you party. Color Matching Game Cute Turkey Finger Project Turkey Paper Sack Puppets Thanksgiving Coloring Pages Turkey Chair Hangers Play-dough Turkeys Thanksgiving Color-by-Number Activity … [Read more...]

Halloween Tin Can Luminaries

jack o lantern luminaries

Halloween is right around the corner, each day getting a little bit spookier.  One of my favorite parts about Halloween are the Jack-o-Lanterns, all lit up.  I love anything luminescent really, so I thought I would try making some tin can luminaries. I know the thought of puncturing a hole into metal can be scary but don't be intimidated, these were actually very easy! Spooky right?  And so many possibilities!  I definitely see more tin … [Read more...]

Craft Room Reveal

Craft and Sewing Table

This post was sponsored by SmartJars but all opinions and content are my own. I've had this Craft Room done for about six months now but I forgot to show y'all!  Let me give you a little explanation about it:  I live in a basement apartment--a temporary home until we get our own house next year--and it mostly consists of one enormous room.  I had to make the most of this room, so it works as our living room, family room, craft room, and … [Read more...]

Mod Podge Halloween Door Hanger Craft

Halloween Door BOO Sign

This post was sponsored by Plaid Crafts, all opinions are my own. Don't you love Halloween season?  There's pretty much nothing to not love about it...I love the decorations, the costumes, the parties, the food, the candy, the excitement. Today I'm sharing with you one of the decorations I made this year, using Mod Podge. It's a Halloween Door Hanger Craft.  Isn't it cute?  And this was pretty easy. So here's how I made it: First … [Read more...]