Elsa DIY Costume

If anybody watches a young girl, has a daughter, a granddaughter, a niece, has walked past a young girl, has heard the word girl, then chances are you've heard the song 'Let it Go' way too many times. Exactly 73,515,130,513,515 too many times. Don't get me wrong, I love the movie Frozen (once a year) and the meaning of the movie. Who doesn't love a good movie that's about sisters and their love for each other?...more

Crochet Conversion Chart

Earlier this year, I posted a printable that has since become my most popular download–theKnitting Conversion Chart. It’s been a big hit, but I actually received several emails in email and some social media forums asking me to make one for knitting....more

5 Easy Ways To Add Fall Decor Into Your Home

Last week was the official start of fall. I started to feel excited about the smells, the sienna-colored trees, and the seasonal celebrations. All these things create a beautiful atmosphere in my own house, but how do I incorporate the fall colors and smells into my home without breaking the bank? ...more
olive_shoe Yummy!! that's a great idea. Sometimes I put coffee beans in a small vase, the smell ...more

DIY: Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter

I try to live a healthy lifestyle, making small choices that really make a big difference in the grand scheme of things. I try to think about what I put in my body and on my body, and the things we use around the house. One of those little steps is making my own all-natural lotion. This project even ended up saving me money, so I think it's definitely worth a try. ...more
Wow, thank you!  I have started to use coconut oil on my hair before washing.  Never thought of ...more

A Bathroom Mini Disaster: Ignoring it Didn't Work

You know how sometimes you see something and you think, “OH CRAP… that’s going to be a pain in my butt” so you ignore it for a while?Well, don’t do that when it comes to bathroom leaking stuff. Really. Don’t.One day while scrub-a-dub-dub-ing in the shower, I looked up and saw that the area of paint right above the shower insert was kind of bubbling. I don’t know if this is the first day it happened, or the fact that I actually had my contacts in and could SEE that made me notice it....more

DIY: A New Kind Of Bulletin Board

 I love my little creative office space, but one thing it's lacking in would be storage....more

Pinterest Boards for Easy Home Projects with Ikea Furniture

  Ikea makes it so easy to shop for and decorate with cleverly designed pieces that tend to look good anywhere. For some people, the Ikea catalog is more exciting than the Victoria’s Secret catalog because it is packed with decorating ideas and beautiful, simple photography. Since they’re so simple and often utilitarian, artsy folks have a blast refinishing Ikea decor, and there are a ton of easy home proejcts that start off with a piece of Ikea furniture....more

Halloween on a Budget: Make Your Own Adorable Costumes (and Save a Ton!)

I'm a crafty girl, so of course, I always make my kids' Halloween costumes. But even if you don't have a crafty bone in your body, I know you can make a costume this year (or at least vow not to spend an ungodly amount of money on a crummy costume at the store, okay?). I'll show you how—keep reading! ...more

Scents of Fall- DIY

So, when Davie and I were registering things before we got married I told him we MUST have a Crockpot. I read all of these wonderful recipes and how easy it is, so I decided it was one of the necessary things.When I received my Crockpot at the bridal shower it was so excited! I dreamed of the wonderful things I could make in it....more
This is a great idea! I might try this next week :)more


I love a good project and sometimes that little project comes out of a can of gold spray paint and a worn bedside table....more