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…

Winter Wreath for After Christmas

I LOVE this hanging basket. It has been so useful over the past year. I have used it for my front door for several holidays and seasons. In fact, I even mentioned in a post last fall that I should ent…

Best of DIY Inspired 2014

Happy New Year! Wow! What a great year. I can’t believe we are officially in 2015…yikes! Just as in 2013 and 2012, I wanted to reflect back to this past year and put together a best of DIY Inspired 20…

Backyard Birds and the Ecosystem

BACKYARD BIRDS AND THE ECOSYSTEM I just finished reading an article in Westways magazine (January, 2015) A Natural Selection.  The author, Jeff Greenwald made a comment that resonated with me, “this p…

Great Gifts for Teachers

Great Gifts for Teachers at Christmas FIRST, LET’S ASK A TEACHER          Teachers work hard all year long teaching our kids and we want to say  thank you!  What do we buy them for Christmas?  With th…