How To: Vintage Knifecicle Christmas Ornaments

How To: Vintage Knifecicle Christmas Ornaments

Trimming the tree and decking the halls sometimes calls for a design shakeup, a conversation piece and whimsical twist to the ordinary Christmas décor. On a quest for a fun DIY and vintage accent for my tree I came across the idea of making knifecicles. Yes, you read that right knifecicles. Fun, butter knives turned […]

Personalized Photo Christmas Ornaments

Personalized Photo Christmas Ornaments

It’s that time of the year again! The time to pull out the Christmas décor and get busy making your home ready for the season. I‘m afraid I have decorating ADD…I realized a few years back that I wasn’t excited to put up my tree because I was tired of the same old thing, and […]

DIY Knob Top Pumpkins

DIY Knob Top Pumpkins

I love pumpkins! Every year it seems I’m looking for another way to incorporate them into my fall décor. You may remember my blog from last year that was also all about pumpkins. (Fall Decorating DIY: Pumpkin Decorating). This year, I love everything neutral, natural and white.  I love decorating with artificial pumpkins that can […]

A “Cool” DIY to Try: Vintage Fan

A “Cool” DIY to Try: Vintage Fan

Smack dab in the middle of a 99 degree summer day this DIY was just calling my name. I’ve had this vintage fan sitting in my living room since I grabbed it at an antique store around Christmastime. This July heat had me thinking it’s time to make it over. Here is how I did […]

Summer Reading Lists for Preschool-6th Graders

Summer Reading Lists for Preschool-6th Graders

We’ve talked about avoiding the summer slump by giving you suggestions to encourage reading this summer, now we’re back with an outside of the box, age-appropriate summer reading list for kiddos preschool age to 6th grade! So if you’re looking for some book suggestions before heading out to the library or book store, check out […]

DIY Customizable LEGO Monogram

DIY Customizable LEGO Monogram

LEGOs are a favorite in our home! I love that my kids are creatively playing whenever they bring them out. That’s where the inspiration for this LEGO monogram came from. This is a project that’s super fun for kids and dads to work on together. You can easily re-create this in whatever letter you would […]

Summertime Boredom Busting Game Plan

Summertime Boredom Busting Game Plan

Summer vacation has just barely begun, yet the fighting, bickering and shouts of “I’m bored” have already emerged! What’s a Mom to do when she doesn’t want to use her backup babysitter (aka the TV) as a time passer? Here are just a few sanity-saving suggestions! P.S. Hang with us to the end for a […]