12th Aug2014
Special Occasion Centerpiece Ideas

Special Occasion Centerpiece Ideas

Recently I wrote a post about DIY party favor ideas that you can use for any type of special occasion, holiday, or party theme.  It got me...

11th Aug2014
Teacher Gift Thrift Store Makeover Upcycle (2)

Teacher Gift Thrift Store Upcycle

When I was thrift shopping the other day I found a kids activity tray that I upcycled; I also found this rooster tray for $3.00. Not my...

08th Aug2014
Frozen DIY Birthday Party Favors (1)

Frozen Birthday Party Ideas

It was around 1984. I was in the third grade at recess wearing a shirt that said “Dinah” in pastel patchwork letters with a little brown haired...

06th Aug2014
DIY Yarn Tassels Tutorial

DIY Yarn Tassels Tutorial

My brother designed some adorable free printable coloring bookmarks for Inheriting Our Planet and I wanted to make little tassels for them.  I thought they would make...

04th Aug2014
Stenciled Burlap Gift Sacks

Stenciled Burlap Sacks DIY

You may know that I am obsessed with dollar bins at retail stores.  I ALWAYS get sucked in.  There are very few times where I walk by...

01st Aug2014
One Basket Four Ways (1)

Door Decoration: One Basket Four Ways

I LOVE it when I find a great deal. I bought this hanging basket at a massive sale price at a Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store after...

31st Jul2014
DIY Party Favor Ideas

DIY Party Favor Ideas

I love entertaining and helping others with parties. Many of my close friends ask for help all the time and I love it. Whether there is a...

30th Jul2014
Felt Reunion Photo Booth Props

Felt Photo Booth Props

I totally cheated… on this craft, that is! My intentions were to walk into the craft store and buy some felt to make fun photo booth props...

29th Jul2014
Easy Clearance Sale Frame DIY Makeover

Easy Store Bought Frame Metallic Makeover

Just like me, one of my best friends can’t pass up a good deal.  After the Fourth of July, she found some patriotic red, white, and blue...

28th Jul2014
Kids Artwork Display Idea (8)

Kids Artwork Display Idea

My daughter got a new loft bed in her room and we had to rearrange her furniture.  That also meant that I had to move her fabric...

25th Jul2014
Circus Cupcake Topper DIY

Carnival Carousel or Circus Cake Topper Tutorial

I made a DIY Circus Theme Cake Topper the other day for my daughter’s birthday cake.  The little pompoms on top of the straws I used reminded...

24th Jul2014
DIY Circus Theme Cake Topper

DIY Circus Theme Cake Topper

As you may already know, we took my daughter to the circus for her birthday.  I am loving this circus theme and had such a fun time...

23rd Jul2014
Happy 4th Birthday Mia

Happy Fourth Birthday, Mia

Dear Mia, It’s July, 23rd, or as you would say it, “Jew-lie tweny toid.” Happy Fourth Birthday, Mia! Last year I wrote you a letter on your...

22nd Jul2014
Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

Disclosure: Thank you to Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto for sponsoring this trip and post. All opinions are 100% my own. Where do I...

21st Jul2014
Toilet Paper Roll Gift Wrapping (5)

Toilet Paper Roll Gift Wrapping

If you have been following along both of my blogs, this one and Inheriting Our Planet, you may have noticed all the posts I have been writing...

18th Jul2014
Carnival Themed Party Favors DIY

Circus Carnival Theme Party Favors

My daughter is turning four next week and instead of having an elaborate birthday party we are taking her and her two best friends to the circus....