DIY Vintage Mantle

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Valentine's Day Gift Jars and Free Printables

Valentine's Day is the perfect time to show a little love to those who are special to you. There are many ways to give simple but thoughtful gifts that won't break the bank especially if you want to give small gifts to multiple people.  Get creative with reusing things you may already have around the house and turning them into something gift-worthy like these empty glass jars turned into gift containers....more

DIY Onion Soup Mix

I’ve been on a little bit of a DIY kick lately. It could be because my refrigerator took a long winter’s nap and I’ve had to come up with different things to make at home, none of which require refrigeration.Fridge Update: It’s fixed and purring like a kitten....more

Free Stella Knit Jacket Pattern

It is still Kids Clothes Week and I have my upcycled look to share with all of you. PLUS a free pattern and tutorial. I used a quilted knit fabric for this project, but it would be great with a fleece or french terry cloth, or even an old sweatshirt. This project is pretty quick (which is really the only kind I like) and turned out adorable. ...more

7 Valentine's DIYs – That Don't Have to be Romantic

Whether you're single or in a relationship, here are some simple DIY ideas that adapt to wherever you're at this Valentine's Day. Make a gift for your sweetheart, your friend, your mom...or just light a candle and craft the night away!...more

Cute Toddler Finger Paint DIY for Valentine's Day!

Valentine's day is only a little bit more than a week away!...more

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Candy Melt Confetti Heart

You'll never guess what I was doing when I thought this one up. Never! Ok, you might get an idea when you see what I used to make my candy melt shredded confetti......more

DIY Ideas for Kids' Art Themed Birthday Party

(Plus ways to keep your beach girl spirit during DIY party planning!)I'm completely behind on sharing my daughter's 2nd birthday party but who can blame me given her special day is right after Thanksgiving, I was struggling with ACL knee surgery recovery and it was cold season wrapped up in a holiday frenzy. It makes my head spin to think about how crazy the past few months have been in our household. Thankfully we're still smiling and routines are back to normal with me walking pretty well now....more