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.http://ohtheplaceswesee.com/2013/11/25/roost-fresh-ideas-for-feathering-......more

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

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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
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