Thrift Store Find Wooden Bowl Makeover

by Dinah Wulf
Wooden Rope Bowl DIY

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 rarely leave empty-handed. If you have the patience to look, there’s a good chance you’ll find a hidden gem.  I found this wooden bowl for $6.00 at a […]

Mango Pina Colada Lip Balm DIY

by Dinah Wulf
Mango flavored and pina colada flavored lip balm in recycled containers.

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 balm before, but I must say that this batch might possibly be the best! I’m going to venture to say it’s because of the ingredients I chose to […]

How to Etch Glass Thrift Store Makeover

by Dinah Wulf
Etched glass salt and pepper shakers.

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 99 cents each.  My Mother accidentally broke my antique pepper shaker that I had and so I decided to turn these spice jars into my everyday salt and […]

How to Make a Tulle Bow

by Dinah Wulf
Purple tulle bow for a gift.

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 plastic bin to keep everything inside.  This way, she would have her own storage bin separate from her three sisters. The plastic bin was beautiful in itself, so […]

Teacher Gift Thrift Store Upcycle

by Dinah Wulf
Teacher Gift Thrift Store Makeover Upcycle (2)

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 style, but definitely fixable with a little thrift store upcycle. I snatched it up and decided to make a colorful tray for Mia’s teacher to use in her […]

DIY Yarn Tassels Tutorial

by Dinah Wulf
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 great back to school gifts for teachers or a Teacher Appreciation gift as well. I had never made them before and found they are extremely easy to make. […]

DIY Party Favor Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
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 theme or not, my basic ideas can always be used interchangeably for all parties and special occasions. I thought I’d put together some DIY party favor ideas that […]

Toilet Paper Roll Gift Wrapping

by Dinah Wulf
Toilet Paper Roll Gift Wrapping (5)

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 about my amazing trip to Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto in Mexico! Of COURSE I had to bring home a few souvenirs from my trip. […]

Circus Carnival Theme Party Favors

by Dinah Wulf
Carnival Themed Party Favors DIY

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. Since we are saving money on food, decorations, a bounce house, shaved ice booth (we have this every year), and everything else that goes along with a party, […]

DIY Chalkboard Clothespin Tags

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Chalkboard Clothespin Tags How To

These cute little versatile DIY chalkboard clothespin tags are perfect for creative gift wrapping, party favors, name place cards, or even gardening or home organization labels.  They are inexpensive to make and you only need a few materials. Materials: Wooden Shape Cut-Outs Chalkboard Paint Foam Paint Brush Scrap Paper Clothespins Glue Chalk I found these […]

Mad Hatter Top Hat Gift Basket

by Dinah Wulf
Mad Hatter Top Hat Gift Basket (4)

OK. I PROMISE this will be the last Mad Hatter post I will do for a while but I just HAD to post the Mad Hatter Top Hat Gift Basket that the guest of honor made for all the attendees of the baby shower I have been posting about! It was just absolutely adorable.  Better […]

DIY Mod Podge Tea Lights

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Mod Podge Patriotic Tea Lights

I came across these adorable red and blue metal buckets in the dollar bins at a Joann Fabric and Craft Store.  They have a little star cut out, perfectly patriotic for the Fourth of July or Memorial Day. I wanted to add a little oomph so I ended up turning them into DIY Mod Podge […]

Tea Party Themed Gift Wrapping

by Dinah Wulf
Tea Party Themed Gift Wrapping

You may have noticed that I have been posting some ideas and inspiration for a Mad Hatter tea party baby shower that I am decorating. Well, the party is to celebrate the birth of twins…. one boy and one girl! I am so excited for my friend. I just wanted to share the gift that […]

Trash to Treasure DIY Serving Tray How To

by Dinah Wulf
Trash to Treasure DIY Serving Tray How To

One of my best friends gave me this tray that she was about to throw away. It was actually from a bridal Shower we gave many many years ago! I decided to keep it and bring some new life to it.  Here is my Trash to Treasure DIY Serving Tray How To. You only need […]

Easy Shell DIY Napkin Rings

by Dinah Wulf
Easy Beach DIY Napkin Rings

I love entertaining outdoors during the warm weather months. I wanted to make some fun beach inspired napkin rings to add a little DIY to my table setting this summer. Here is how I made these easy shell DIY napkin rings. You only need a few materials. Materials:                    Shells Rope Scissors Hot Glue and Glue […]

Summertime Party Favor Gift Idea and Printable

by Dinah Wulf
Summertime Party Favors Gift Idea (5)

Thank you to SweetWorks, Inc., for sponsoring the candy for this post, Summertime Party Favor Gift Idea and Printable. School is almost over and I wanted to share a fun little gift idea for your kids to take to their friends at school, or for anytime fun. I can’t believe that summer is just around […]

Creative Homemade Father’s Day Gift Ideas

by Dinah Wulf
Creative Homemade Fathers Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is right around the corner! I found some fun and creative ideas to inspire you to make your own gift this year. This list is from a group of some of my favorite Bloggers. Their creativity also inspires me every day. I tried to come up with unique ideas to fit all types […]

Chocolate Toolkit Father’s Day Gift & Printable

by Dinah Wulf
Chocolate Toolkit Father's Day Gift (3)

Thank you to SweetWorks, Inc., for sponsoring the candy for this post, Chocolate Toolkit Father’s Day Gift & Printable. My husband has the BIGGEST sweet tooth of almost anyone I have ever met. He loves it all; chocolate, cookies, candy, cake, and pie. When I saw these cute Milk Chocolate Toolkits from Niagra Chocolates, I […]