05th Sep2014
DIY projects for kid's toys and furniture befor and after collage.

Thrift Store Finds to Makeover for Your Kids

I am no stranger to thrift store shopping. In fact, I have done so many thrift store makeovers that I have lost count. I noticed that I...

03rd Sep2014
Rapunzel Invitation DIY Handmade

Rapunzel Invitation DIY with Yarn Hair

One of my best friend’s daughters is turning four! So many soon-to-be four year olds love Disney Princesses. Recently I made a Little Mermaid clam shell birthday...

01st Sep2014
Wooden Rope Bowl DIY

Thrift Store Find Wooden Bowl Makeover

I spend A LOT of time perusing the aisle of thrift stores. As a result, I have done so many thrift store makeovers. If I go, I...

29th Aug2014
Paper crafted clam shell birthday card.

DIY Little Mermaid Card or Invitation

My daughter’s best friend is having a Little Mermaid themed birthday party and I wanted to make her a card. I don’t typically buy cards because I...

27th Aug2014
Mango flavored and pina colada flavored lip balm in recycled containers.

Mango Pina Colada Lip Balm DIY

Thank you to Nature’s Flavors for sponsoring this post, Mango Pina Colada Lip Balm DIY. All opinions are 100% my own. I have made my own lip...

25th Aug2014
Etched glass salt and pepper shakers.

How to Etch Glass Thrift Store Makeover

I found these spice jars while I was thrift store shopping the other day.  I fell in love with the little wooden lids, PLUS they were only...

22nd Aug2014
Spray Painted Chevron Dresser

Spray Painted Chevron Dresser DIY

I have had this dresser since college.  It was an inexpensive IKEA buy that has lasted over 15 years. Now, I am working on making my walk-in...

20th Aug2014
Activity Tray Thrift Store makeover

Chalkboard Activity Tray Thrift Store Makeover

My daughter uses this plastic activity tray that has now officially been through the ringer.  Not only does she use it to color on or eat snacks...

18th Aug2014
DIY Pocket Greeting Card (5)

Pocket Greeting Card DIY

I like to make my own greeting cards and invitations.  Since both my parents and my husband’s parents live on the East Coast and Midwest, we often...

15th Aug2014
Purple tulle bow for a gift.

How to Make a Tulle Bow

My daughter’s best friend’s birthday is coming up and we decided to buy her…craft supplies, of course! We raided a few stores and bought a colorful floral...

13th Aug2014
Living Room Reveal

Living Room Makeover Reveal

I recently posted our dining room makeover reveal, and now I am finally ready to post our living room makeover reveal!  I know. I know. It took...

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...