05th Apr2013

March Madness Cocktail Recipes

Written By David Edessa March Madness is almost over!  Tomorrow is the big day so I decided to create something fun and slightly different. This is a...

04th Apr2013
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Refurbishing Furniture: A Thrift Store Makeover

I really enjoy going thrift store shopping and finding great trash to treasure projects.  There’s something thrilling to me about finding an old unwanted piece of furniture,...

03rd Apr2013
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Bethany from Whistle and Ivy

I am ecstatic to feature Bethany from Whistle and Ivy today!  Bethany is multi-talented from her party throwing and sewing skills to her crafty know-how.  On her...

01st Apr2013
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Moen: How to Install a Kitchen Faucet

A step by step photo tutorial for installing a Kiran Spot Resist one-handle pulldown kitchen faucet.

01st Apr2013
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Cleaning after Spring Cleaning: De-clutter Your Home

If you’re like me, you may have already finished your spring cleaning (I am far from being a procrastinator). After you finish cleaning the nooks and corners...

29th Mar2013
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Easy Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Plastic Easter eggs are EVERYWHERE during this time of year.  They are probably one of the most inexpensive, if not THE most inexpensive Easter decoration you can...

28th Mar2013
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SmartStrand: Getting Down To Play With Your Kids

My daughter and I have been really enjoying our kid-friendly SmartStrand carpet rug.  Getting down To play with together is so important to our family.  Over the...

27th Mar2013
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DIY Address Wreath with Fabric Flowers

To celebrate National Craft Month I am so excited to have partnered up with Jo-Ann Fabrics!  I made a two minute Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores Creativity...

26th Mar2013

Tutorial for Fabric Flowers

Fabric flowers have many uses in the craft world.  I use them to embellish pillows, adorn wreaths, and dress up a plain head band for my EXTREMELY...

25th Mar2013
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Plastic Cup Garbage Can

My best friend Jenny had a brilliant craft idea the other day (BTW, it was recently her birthday!  Happy Birthday, Best Friend!).  She told me that being...

22nd Mar2013

How to Remove Tough Pet Stains

This may be my most embarrassing article yet and much different than my typical DIY tips and tricks article. I have been a dog owner for over...

21st Mar2013
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10 Mason Jar Craft Ideas

Glass jars are one of my most favorite things to hoard.  I mean repurpose.  First, because they are free, and secondly, because they’re pretty!  There is some...

20th Mar2013
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Recycled Clock Watch Display Case

I am so excited to have Lilly Meehan back today to share her Recycled Clock Watch Display Case.  Be sure to check out her other DIY Inspired...

19th Mar2013

Eco-friendly Stonecrest Polywood Furniture

Ever since I turned my office into my craft room (well, my craft sanctuary), I use the balcony in that room so much more.  My daughter will...

18th Mar2013
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Stuffed Animal Toy Storage

Today I had to share my obsession with reuse and repurposing… either that or I’m a hoarder I haven’t quite figured that out yet or at least...

15th Mar2013
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Drink Mix Container Drink Sunglasses Case

The other day I asked on my Facebook page, “I made a decoupage pencil box out of a Crystal Light drink mix container… what else can I...