Special Occasions

Do-it-yourself and craft ideas and tutorials for weddings, showers, and more!

DIY Diaper Jeep Instructions

My husband loves to go “jeeping” with his friends. They usually go for the whole day and ride crazy trials with rocks and boulders. I stay home. Ha! Anyway, one of the guys recently had twin boys. So,…

Easy DIY Paper Flowers Tutorial

This year, many of my friends and I turn 40 on our birthdays! Where does the time go? Anyways, I got one of my best friends an early birthday gift and I wanted to make it extra special for the big 4-0…

DIY Glittered Number Cake Topper

One of my best girlfriends tuned 40 this year. We made decorations and centerpieces for her party and ordered a cake. I looked around for the perfect cake topper for her but couldn’t find what I was l…

Date Night Valentine Card DIY

Have I told you how awesome my brother is? Well, he is… amazing, really. I think I may have about an ounce of his creativity.  This year for Christmas, he designed made my husband and I a homemade car…

Upcycled Gift Wrapping Ideas

I’m a big promoter of upcycling trash to treasure. This time of year (any time, really) is a great time to reduce, reuse, and upcycle trash into something new, useful, and beautiful. A simple way to d…

Mason Jar Gift Idea with Printable

I wanted to make something that you could say “thank you” with or even just a simple, “I’m thinking about you gift”… something quick and easy for that anytime occasion. I thought of this mason jar gif…