23rd May2013
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My Crafty Toolbox

I have a bag that I carry around all the time… my crafty toolbox, if you will.  If my purse is large enough it goes in there,...

22nd May2013
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Master Bedroom Redesign

Can we please open this master bedroom redesign conversation back up? I wrote a post recently and I have no idea why it’s so hard for me...

21st May2013
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Painting Old Furniture: A Thrift Store Makeover

I heart thrift stores!  I can spend quite some time in the home and furniture sections. I move things around, re-imagining how I can make them look different.  I...

20th May2013
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Creating a Family Backyard Retreat

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI Brand®. All opinions are 100% mine. My family and I spend a lot of time...

17th May2013
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Upcycled Telephone Desk

I am honored to have the very creative, animal loving, well-traveled, and crafty Kimberly Noelle from Quirky Cool share her fabulous upcycled telephone desk.  Inspired by her...

16th May2013
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Hand Painted Wooden Bowl Knockoff

After I painted this set of bowls the other day, I couldn’t help myself when I found this wooden bowl at the Salvation Army.  I loved the...

15th May2013
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Recycled Food Container Gift Wrapping

Who says cereal and cracker boxes can’t be pretty?  I don’t know about you, but I hate spending money on gift boxes.  I’m going to go out...

14th May2013

DIY Design How-To: Making Textile Dreams A Reality

Who says that DIY creativity has to stop at textiles? Bohemian and hipster fashion trends have inspired fashionistas everywhere to take their passions to the craft tables...

13th May2013
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DIY Rope Vase 15 Minute How To

I recently wrote an article for GMC Trade Secrets on Bringing the Outdoors In.  In writing the article, I had so many ideas jumbled in my head. ...

10th May2013
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8 Fun and Easy Ideas for Stencils

I must say that stenciling is one of my favorite craft projects to do.  It’s a fairly simple task, especially when you know a few tips or...

09th May2013
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Master Bedroom Design Ideas

OK, this is more of a “thinking out loud” post. My master bedroom needs help!  Our bedroom is probably the most neglected room in the house because,...

08th May2013
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Upcycled Wooden Bowls

I went thrift store shopping last week and I found a set of wooden bowls for $6.00. The shape of these bowls is what interested me, so...

07th May2013
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Mom 2.0 Summit 2013

Sometimes as a Mom Blogger, you feel alone.  Friends and family who are not Bloggers really have no idea how much work is entailed with running a...

06th May2013
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Alice in Wonderland Theme Party: Red Paper Flowers

My best friend is having an Alice in Wonderland theme party for my twin God daughters for their first birthday.  Needless to say, I wanted to help...

03rd May2013
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Infused Tequila and Cocktail ideas for Cinco de Mayo

Written By David Edessa Infused tequila is very simple to make and needs just a few ingredients.   Today I want to share how to make a roasted...

02nd May2013
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DIY Pedestal Bowl

One of my thrifty obsessions is to walk through the local Goodwill shop on the weekends, particularly because of the half off sale.  Throughout the day, they...