DIY Fourth of July Ribbon Wreath

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Fourth of July Ribbon Wreath Tutorial

Making your own Fourth of July Wreath is a great way to add a personal touch to your front entryway. With a little time and a few materials, you can make this festive wreath with a traditional Americana style. Time: 30 minutes to one hour Materials: 18” Wire Wreath Frame 2 ½” Wide Jute Ribbon, […]

Birthday Party Themes for the Summer

by Dinah Wulf
Birthday Party Themes for the Summer

My daughter’s birthday is in July. At the end of the school year she gets lumped into a group of kids and they all celebrate all of their summer birthdays together. Over a third of her class had a summer birthday so it got me thinking. Although I have posted about several different birthday party […]

Hand Puppet Paper Craft

by Dinah Wulf
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I made another video! I think I’m addicted. This time, I recreated a craft that my daughter and I did last year. This hand puppet paper craft is great for kids of all ages, especially this summer as a boredom buster. Mia played with them for days, making her own puppet show. They are custom […]

Emoji Party Favors with FREE Printable

by Dinah Wulf
Emoji Party Favors with Prinable Tags

For my daughter’s 6th birthday this year, she asked for an Emoji themed party. Completely surprised, I thought, “why not” and started planning. I’m not sure why I was so surprised because I think every kid at her school had a stuffed yellow emoji hanging off of their backpacks this year.  I have to say, […]

How to Clean an Area Rug

by Dinah Wulf
How to Clean an Area Rug

Since we moved into our new home, I have been obsessed with making it our forever home. From pruning my roses to scrubbing my kitchen floor, a lot goes into maintaining a home.  Recently I have learned the differences between cleaning my carpet and cleaning my rugs. Our family room, stairs, and second floor is […]

Teacher Thank You Card Printable

by Dinah Wulf
Teacher Thank You Card Printable

Yesterday I shared a free printable for a Crossing Guard Thank You card, today, I want to share a FREE download for a Teacher Thank You Card Printable. This school year was an amazing one. As a newbie mom to school, my soon-to-be first grader was very lucky to have a wonderful teacher this year. […]

Crossing Guard Thank You Card

by Dinah Wulf
Crossing Guard Thank You Card- DIY Inspired

My daughter is finishing up kindergarten (boo hoo) and every day at school we talk to Melanie, our crossing guard.  She always has a smile on her face.  She’s friendly, cracks a good joke every once in a while, and most importantly she’s great at her job.  I wanted to give her something to say […]

Best DIY Pirate Party Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Pirate Party Decorating Ideas  - Treasure Chest

The photos for DIY Pirate Party Ideas were submitted by Courtney Jacques at Recherché Custom Invitations. This may be my favorite DIY Pirate Parties that I’ve seen. With so many creative Pirate party ideas, this one works for kids of every age. Courtney and her husband created all the graphics for the invitations and decorations as well […]

Airplane Clothespin Craft Video

by Dinah Wulf
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I have been on a roll make videos lately (OK, OK, I’ve only made 4 in the last month but I’m working on it!). Today I want to share a video of a popular craft I have done in the past.  Since I’ve written it, it’s been shared many times on social media, so I […]

Long Beach Antique Market

by Dinah Wulf
Long Beach Antique Swap Meet - Repurposed Truck Bench

One of my favorite places to treasure hunt is the Long Beach Antique Market at the Veterans Stadium.  It’s held on the third Sunday of every month. When I’m lucky enough to convince my family to go, we are ALWAYS glad we did. You can find the coolest things there, both vintage and antique.  There […]

Fourth of July Front Door Decoration

by Dinah Wulf
DIY American Flag Front Door Sign

I had some left over laminate flooring planks from the repurposed DIY projects I did for Best Laminate.  I made a coat hanger, coasters, and a welcome sign out of them. So, with Independence Day coming up, I thought I’d make a Fourth of July Front Door Decoration for my house. Time: Approximately 1 hour […]

12 Clever Gift Wrapping Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
12 Clever Gift Wrapping Ideas

The other day I wrapped a present for one of my daughter’s best friends. It was her 6th birthday and I wanted to do something special for her. I decided on wrapping it with colorful striped paper (honestly is was the only paper I had that would wrap her whole gift!). To make it stand […]

Jurassic World Gift Wrapping

by Dinah Wulf
Jurassic Park Gift Wrapping

So you may know by now that I like paper crafts, including gift wrapping. Recently I have shared Sponge Bob gift wrapping, Paper Flower gift wrapping, and Super Hero gift wrapping, and today I want to share Jurassic World gift wrapping I did for one of my favorite kids! I covered the top with paper […]

DIY Fairy Garden Houses

by Dinah Wulf
Fairy Garden Houses

My daughter and I have been talking about making a fairy garden for the longest time. We finally did it! Not going to lie, but the push was the sale of fairy garden supplies at Michael’s plus I had a coupon on sale items, but whatever! We snatched up two unfinished wood bird houses for […]

School Auction Basket Idea

by Dinah Wulf
Organic Themed Gift Basket for School Auction

My friend Maria volunteered to make the school auction basket for the carnival this year. She decided on an eco-friendly theme. It was filled with gift cards, organic snacks, non-toxic beauty products, and eco-friendly household products. Maria enlisted my help to wrap it up and put it all together. I loved the result so I […]

Finding Dory Party Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Easy DIY Finding Dory Party Ideas

This article, Finding Dory Party Ideas, is sponsored by Bounty. All opinions are 100% my own. Our family is so excited to see Disney•Pixar’s Finding Dory, which hits theaters on June 17th.  I am also excited to introduce Bounty prints featuring Disney•Pixar’s Finding Dory are now available in stores and a great for these fun […]

How to Tea Stain Flags

by Dinah Wulf
How to Tea Stain Flags AFTER

I love the vintage Americana look for patriotic holidays like Memorial Day and the Fourth of July. So this year for my decorations, I thought I’d tea stain some flags for a more vintage look as opposed to the stark white new flag look. Here is how to tea stain flags. Time: 30 -45 Minutes […]

Fairytale Ball Party Treats and Centerpiece Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Fairytale Ball - Cake Pops

My oldest daughter is finishing up her kindergarten year. I can’t believe there are only a couple of weeks left of school. Because of this she and her father attended the Fairytale Ball that the school put on for the kindergarteners. In charge of the refreshments and decorations was Tammy Cavallucci, from Sweet Tooth Cravings […]

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