DIY Galaxy Nails

Maybe because I'm an artist, maybe because it runs in my family & other generations, or maybe because I get immense satisfaction from accomplishment. Probably all! But this is why I absolute fancy DIY - anything! In fact, I do my own nails as well - I can create full sets of acrylic nails with designs, gradients, french tip etc....more

10 Cabin Fever Projects for Kids

Are you close to ripping out your hair and climbing walls this winter?  The Polar Vortex was not our friend this season, and with most states exceeding record snowfalls this year, Spring cannot come soon enough.  If you’ve got little ones to keep happy and occupied, cabin fever is not fun....more

Feng Shui Moss Coasters

Who doesn't love nature? And the color green. I'm looking all around me right now and ironically am seeing a ton of green! Green wallet. White and Green recipe book. Green hair clip. Green plants. Green trees in my windows. Let's face it, green is all around us and brings much happiness into our lives. Let's add to our collection! As a matter of fact, according to the eastern practices of feng shui, green is a common color energy to bring into your interiors. Green is associated with wood energy, the energy of growth, decisiveness and action. It can motivate internal change....more

DIY "Get Well" Candy Card

How To Make Your Own Homemade Lip Balm (Video)

 Want to learn how to make your own homemade lip balm? Give this super easy recipe a try! At first, I was intimidated about making my own lip balm… It just sounded so hard to do.  But once I realized how easy it really is, I had to share it with you.Let’s get started with the video that walks you through the step-by-step process....more

Cross Stitch Basics for Nerds

I follow a line of crafty ladies. My grandmother possessed an old fashioned skill set that included quilting and crocheting when it was done out of necessity, not for recreation. My mom learned from her and is known in our community for 40 years of crocheting (she is also the owner of a craft and antique shop).I like to think I have learned a thing or two from such exceptional role models and I am always trying new crafts. I'm not a clever DIY-er and rarely have the time to make pretty things....more

Try It Tuesday Lamp Makeover...


Eat, Drink and Be Married: A DIY Engagement Basket!

One of my best girlfriends got engaged over the weekend and I couldn’t be happier for her and her fiancé! Her fiancé not only surprised her with a gorgeous ring, but he also surprised her by inviting all their family and friends to celebrate at a local restaurant later that night! She was so surprised and couldn’t stop smiling all night long! We are beyond thrilled for the two of them!...more

Pinterest Inspired Spring Wreaths


How to Make Sharpie Mugs the Right Way

So Sharpie mugs are definitely nothing new to the crafting and Pinterest world, but most people don't know the secret to making them actually work: Oil-based Sharpies! ...more
Wow! It almost looks like even I cannot mess this up. Almost. Thank you!more