Jumbo Clothespin DIY Mail Sorter


There is nothing that my little ones like to do more than “check the mail.” They watch for the mailman- and usually fight over who gets to go out and grab the mail, and bring it into the house. I am not sure why this is such a fun event for them- considering most of what we get on a daily basis is boring- bills, bank statements and junky business flyers. A lot of times the mail gets gathered by {Read More}

Edible Terrarium Activity For Kids


Each summer in our house, we like to have a Bug and Garden week.  Though bug-catching is a stalwart standard, I always try to switch up things just a bit.  This year we made moss marshmallows for an edible terrarium activity, created a family of lady bugs and even planted a Venus fly trap!  Join me today as I share our activities! This edible terrarium activity is a project inspired by Jenn at Rook 17′s terrariums.  She makes the cutest {Read More}

Blinged Out DIY Pantry With LockerLookz


We are so excited to welcome  Melanie, from It Happens in a Blink, back with this super fun DIY pantry idea! Click HERE to get more DIY inspiration from Melanie and keep in touch with her on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter. Hi! It’s Melanie from It Happens in a Blink. A few weeks ago, I helped style a Locker with LockerLookz products. I not only had a lot of fun, but I also had one of those “Where have you been all my life?” scenarios. I’m way to old {Read More}

Scrapbooking Supplies: Save vs. Splurge


There’s nothing better than taking your precious photos and other items and creating beautiful memory albums and scrapbooks from them. It ensures you’ll always be able to look back at those memories and smile. But we all know that scrapbooking can be an expensive hobby. It doesn’t have to be, though, and we’re here to help with our thoughts on where to save and where to splurge with scrapbooking supplies. Four Scrapbooking Supplies to Splurge On 1: Paper. Scrapbooking Paper, specifically {Read More}

Dresser Drawer Turned Craft Room DIY Shelf


Now that we are getting settled in our new house, I am working on setting up my craft room. (So excited to finally have one!!) I have been hunting up cabinets and storage and all those useful things – but I’ve also been wanting to make some cute things too! I have a few drawers that were leftover from a dresser I turned into our entertainment cabinet – and I thought that one of them would be a fun little DIY {Read More}

DIY Message Center With Gold Leaf Accents


It’s that time of year, my son is starting school again, and my schedule is getting a little crazy. I am always writing notes to myself and I needed a place to put them.  I decided to make this fun little message center with a touch of gold! It matches my work area perfectly and gives me a place to keep all those notes secured. This gold leaf message center is so easy to make and you only need a {Read More}