5 EASY Last-Minute Valentine's Day Activities for Your Family

 No one has ever accused me of being a crafty person. Let it be known that I am SO THANKFULthat G gets to do arts & crafts while she is at daycare. Because, lo, that is not my gift....more

FREE Printable Valentine's Day Pop Rocks Tags

Did Valentine's Day creep up on you, again?  Let me guess - your kid's classroom Valentine exchange and party are tomorrow, and you still haven't purchased any cards, favors, candy, food, etc.  Don't worry!...more

How to Make Your Own DIY Framed Tea Towel Art

I'd describe my style as vintage farmhouse meets industrial. This framed tea towel art combines those two styles with a vintage-inspired soda fountain graphic and exposed metal braces. ...more
I've been framing tea towels from our travels for years. Or having them framed is more accurate! ...more

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

Clay Play Heart

FunHow can you go wrong with a cool clay heart that can be passed out for a classroom Valentine’s treat?  I am not really fond of handing out candy to our kids’ classes, so this is a great option instead.  For the girls, we actually add a little glitter to add that sparkle. ...more

Love Note Tote


Crocheting the 2015 Sky - January

I have started a conceptual crocheting project Crocheting the Sky 2015. Come and join me and crochet the sky above you.  Click on the link to visit this post http://bit.ly/1zqy5XU    ...more

15 DIY Pet Projects

Hey y’all!It’s no secret I tend to go a little over the top when it comes to Molly and Ms. Kay, and lately I’ve been working on updating their spaces around our casa. I love looking at Hometalk for project inspiration, and today I’m sharing 15 essential pet DIY’sfor all my fellow animal lovers out there....more

How To Make Your Own Planner Pocket Folders

When you carry a daily planner, it is nice to be able to tuck important papers into a folder in your planner. With the steps below, I will show you how to create your own planner pocket folder. This pocket folder is movable from week to week. Plus, the folder is compact, without adding any bulk to your planner. These pocket folders are created using ordinary file folders. You can find pretty file folders at your local office supply store. Or, you can purchase file folders and decorate them yourself. ...more

A Fun Valentine With Bouncy Balls To Give In The Classroom

As promised, I wanted to follow up and let you know which Valentine my son chose to make for his classmates! At first, he was torn between the bugs in a jar and the bouncy balls, but ultimately decided that all of his friends would really enjoy playing with the bouncy balls. He said, and I quote, "Some of the girls don't really like bugs." (I can totally relate to them, kid). Bouncy balls it is! ...more