Literary Christmas Tree

What accomplishment are you most proud of?...more

ROOST: Fresh ideas for feathering your own nest

Rusha SamsOh, the Places We Seehttp://ohtheplaceswesee.comROOST is a fresh take on decorating:  natural accessories, tasteful design, and a blend of soft colors and contemporary patterns.

Make It Monday: Snowman Family

 I did this project last year before the snow started falling....more

Burlap Pumpkins

Today’s DIY is a dollar store craft that ANYONE can pull off! All the supplies can be found at your Dollar Store and you can bring the Harvest and Fall Season into life inside!Supplies:Glass bowl/vasesCandy Corn/ Coffee Beans...more

DIY Lavender Sugar Scrub

 Silky smooth hands are always a plus in my book! My beautiful cousin had a bridal shower and for the favors I put together this homemade sugar scrub. It is extremely easy and quick to make with only 3 ingredients involved! ...more

Art Has a Shelf Life

My daughter has been getting her writing on. And not just any writing – but writing in cursive (or as we say locally), “in join-up”. Being in grade two, she’s not being taught yet, but since her brother doesn’t write any other way now, she figured she’d follow suit. But I digress....more

DIY Fall Home Decor Ideas

Sharing some cute and fragrant Fall home decor ideas: ...more

Buttons, Brads & Bling, Oh My!

Time to dig in to our embellies this month!...more

DIY Mercury Glass

How do you think these would hold up as flower vases? You're putting water on the paint to ...more

101 Fun Uses for Cardboard Boxes

Okapi loves to play with a cardboard box.  We went to an awesome creative day at the art museum and they had a lot of recycled cardboard and art supplies. All four of us had fun using our imagination and thinking outside the box, literally.  Here is a rundown of some frugal ways I have used cardboard.1  Make a robot for creative play.  Just cut out some holes for arms, legs and head.2  Sit in it and have your private reading sanctuary.  Line it with a pillow and a blanket....more