DIY Pomegranate, Brown Sugar & Honey Scrub

Last Fall, I did a post on the DIY Brown Sugar and Olive Oil Scrub.  At the time, I thought that recipe was the best thing going, until months later, I started to experiment with other products in my kitchen....more

Stay Golden

The passed few months since after I had moved into the bigger bedroom of the house I've been jonesing for a new look. A new bedroom look I mean. I didn't really have an over all look in mind when I started but I think that has allowed me freedom to grow into whatever direction I ended up wanting to take. I started off knowing that I wanted all of my furniture pieces to match. I mean as you can see by the photo it was a hot mess. ...more

Our DIY Farmhouse Styled Buffet

I haven't revealed our farmhouse inspired kitchen, but it's coming very soon! Right now, I'd like to show you how I styled the buffet in our eat in kitchen. The kitchen is very large, divided by an island in the middle. In a bay window we have our dining set from our old dining room and the buffet. The wall behind the buffet is HUGE, so it was really difficult to style. I wanted the room to feel cohesive AND like it was two separate spaces. It was a challenge....more

DIY Shabby Chic Rustic Planters

DETOUR RANT: It’s so annoying....more

Celebrate Week of Making with 23 DIYs

The White House declared June 12-18 to be a Week of Making! I can promise you I spent most of the past 4 days making products for all of my upcoming summer shows. If you're looking for a little creative inspiration, here are 23 of my favorite DIY projects I've blogged: DIY Beauty: ...more

Work In Progress :: DIY Maxi Dress

Well, I know you've heard it before... I'm still working on Oblique and Vianne. So, since you need a break from that (and frankly, so do I), today I'm sharing my sewing work-in-progress!  ...more

A Wedding Story Part One

A Wedding Story...more

Homemade Ketchup in 5 Minutes

On a busy weeknight when I have a serious hankering for some French fries but don't want to do much cooking, this ketchup makes me very happy. ...more
Thank you for sharing this quick and easy  and healthy homemade recipe which I am definitely ...more

Jellyfish Ribbon Sculpture/ Bow Tutorial

I just love making things and being the mother of two little girls, my latest addiction is hair bows. We live in Kauai so the girls love all things nautical, especially mermaids. I saw the cutest jellyfish hair clip on Pinterest but could not find a tutorial. Therefore, I decided to create my own.  ...more

Upside Down Planters by Flambeau - Easy Tomato Planters

 A friend of mine had these two upside down planters that she has been using year after year to grow tomatoes in. Well, this year, I finally bought my own and I have to say I was really surprised to see how much faster my tomatoes are growing in these planters. ...more