The Elf on the Shelf Tradition

by Dinah Wulf
Elf on the Shelf Tradition

Last year was my first year doing the Elf on the shelf tradition with my daughter… and I LOVED it.  I think I went a little crazy! Ha! Some of you love it and some of you can’t stand it and I am proud to say I am a part of the former.  In fact […]

Glittered Coffin Halloween Party Favors

by Dinah Wulf
Glittered Coffin Halloween Party Favors (6)

This post, Glittered Coffin Halloween Party Favors, is sponsored by Jo-Ann’s. All opinions are 100% my own. If you haven’t noticed I LOVE Halloween! Ha! I love all the scary stuff, BUT I don’t necessarily think it’s pretty… and I HAVE to have pretty things displayed, no matter what holiday. I recently shared my Glam-O-Ween […]

Skull Wine Charms DIY

by Dinah Wulf
Skull Wine Charms (1)

I saw a bag of mini skulls and I HAD to buy them. Wow…I never thought I’d say that! Ha! I do love decorating for Halloween. In fact, I can’t wait to show you my decorations this year later this week. Skulls happen to be one of the main decorating elements.  I think they look […]

Glam-O-Ween Halloween Décor

by Dinah Wulf
Halloween Centerpiece (3)

Glamorous plus Halloween equals Glam-O-Ween!! I do love the traditional spooky Halloween décor, but I am a sucker for mixing the spooky with glitter, jewels, and glass jars. You’ll also see that my taste is eclectic. I like to display old collections I thrifted or old family heirlooms mixed into what I like to call […]

Upcycled Milk Bottles Dollar Bin Challenge

by Dinah Wulf
Milk Glass Crafts

A few of my friends and I got together to do a Dollar Bin Challenge. This is where we choose the same dollar bin object and each upcycle it and put our own creative spin on it.  None of us know what the others are doing until the night before our posts are published. For […]

Upcycled Metal Pumpkin Tutorial

by Dinah Wulf
Upcycled Metal Ribbon Fall Pumpkin

Once I saw this metal ribbon at Hobby Lobby, my first instinct was to post a photo on Instagram and Facebook. I didn’t hesitate to buy a roll and knew almost immediately that I was going to make an upcycled metal pumpkin. I already had the rest of the materials, and I was excited to […]

Spooky Stagecoach Pumpkin #TrickYourPumpkin

by Dinah Wulf
Spooky Stage Coach Pumpkin

I was so excited to be invited by Michaels to participate in the #TrickYourPumpkin contest this month. I’ll tell you all about it in a minute, but first, let me share how I made my Spooky Stagecoach Pumpkin to enter into the contest myself! There were a lot of parts to it, so I thought […]

DIY Steampunk Top Hat and Goggles

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Steampunk Hat and Goggles Upcycled

My husband and I keep changing our minds on what we were going to be on Halloween this year.  Since we are actually attending a costume party, my husband insisted we should dress as a couple. At first we were going to be Ken and Barbie in the cardboard box but thought it’d be too […]

Easy Gold, Black, and White Pumpkins DIY

by Dinah Wulf
Easy Gold, Black, and White Pumpkins DIY

I’m always for some quick and easy Halloween decorations. On my Facebook page not long ago I posted some gold, black, and white skulls I saw while I was out shopping one weekend. Those were the inspiration for doing this quick and SUPER easy gold, black, and white pumpkins DIY craft. My daughter and I […]

No Sew Halloween Treat Bags

by Dinah Wulf
No Sew Felt Halloween Bags

After I made my no sew travel bags and my daughter’s Halloween headbands, I came up with this idea for a 15 minute craft in participation of the Halloween edition of Craft Lightening! You only need a few items to make these cute little no sew Halloween treat bags. Materials: Felt Rotary Cutter (Affiliate Link) Cutting […]

Dollar Bin DIY Halloween Headbands

by Dinah Wulf
Dollar Store DIY Halloween Headbands

My first Halloween post of the year…woo hoo! Anyway, I’m a sucker for a good deal and every time I see these adorable glittered headbands in the dollar bins at Jo-Ann’s I snag one…or two… or three! In the past I have made a party top hat for my daughter’s fourth birthday and I have […]

Creative Fourth of July DIY Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Creative 4th of July DIY Ideas

I ended up having quite a few Fourth of July DIY ideas that came to fruition this year. I thought I’d put together a round-up of those including my favorites from last year. All of these ideas are quick, easy, and budget friendly! I hope you check them out, enjoy them, and share them! Let’s […]

Fourth of July Parade Wagon and Paper Crafts

by Dinah Wulf
Fourth of July Parade Wagon (1)

I am really looking forward to the mini Fourth of July parade that we do every year. I don’t know why, but my husband and I have never gotten a wagon for our daughter.  We would always hitch a ride with someone else, or even just pushed her in her sparsely decorated stroller. This year, […]

Fire Cracker Paper Necklace Craft

by Dinah Wulf

My daughter and I were lucky enough to review today’s sponsor, Crafter’s Crate. Crafter’s Crate provides DIY crafts and supplies to give an easy way for moms and daughters to connect.  Our Celebrate America box arrived in the mail and we couldn’t wait to get started. One of our favorites was the Fire Cracker Paper […]

DIY Mod Podge Tea Lights

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Mod Podge Patriotic Tea Lights

I came across these adorable red and blue metal buckets in the dollar bins at a Joann Fabric and Craft Store.  They have a little star cut out, perfectly patriotic for the Fourth of July or Memorial Day. I wanted to add a little oomph so I ended up turning them into DIY Mod Podge […]

Upcycled Ruler Patriotic Wreath DIY

by Dinah Wulf
Upcycled Vintage Wooden Ruler Wreath (1)

Remember these old wooden fold out rulers? I hadn’t seen one since I was little. For some reason I remember playing with my dad’s in our garage. I was antique shopping in Orange a few months ago and just had to buy it, for that reason…it reminded me of my dad. So, after months sitting […]

Repurposed Dynamite Stick Patriotic Party Favors

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Dynamite Stick Patriotic Party Favors (5)

Thank you to SweetWorks, Inc., for sponsoring the candy for this post, Repurposed Dynamite Stick Patriotic Party Favors. If you know me, you know that I work out often. When I do, I bring bottled water with a vitamin B12 energy powder mixed in. The powder comes in these cute little cases that I have […]

Creative Homemade Father’s Day Gift Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Creative Homemade Fathers Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is right around the corner! I found some fun and creative ideas to inspire you to make your own gift this year. This list is from a group of some of my favorite Bloggers. Their creativity also inspires me every day. I tried to come up with unique ideas to fit all types […]