DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

This year we decided to retire our DIY Santa Wreath and go with a rustic reindeer Christmas theme. I had picked up these cute reindeer ornaments from the Dollar Tree. Pack of 5 for $1 for the little ones and 2 for $1 for the larger size ones. I really love how the mantle turned out. […]

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Halloween is almost here! Our costumes are ready, candy has been bought and all we need now if for Halloween night to arrive. With all this anticipation, my little ones are getting restless, so we’ve been creating DIY Halloween crafts with everyday items around our house. All of these ideas are simple, easy and fun! Frankenstein Tissue Paper […]

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

I kept the decorations simple for my daughter’s first birthday and stuck with a “onederful” theme. My inspiration for decorations came from some beautiful fabric quarters I found at Joann’s. I’ve incorporated fabric like this into my parties before as coasters, under floral bouquets or laid out as centerpieces, but this time I wanted to do […]

Fall Leaf Art for Kids

Fall Leaf Art for Kids

As the leaves are starting to fall, we are getting creative with Fall leaf art! We’ve traced leaves, painted leaves, colored leaves and most recently, created a leaf butterfly! It was so easy and fun for my 3-year-old to see the leaves come alive on paper as she gently colored over top of them. What you’ll […]

Paint Your Front Door The Same Color As Your House

Paint Your Front Door The Same Color As Your House

We fell in love with our house in 2009, purchased it in 2010 and have been doing non-stop DIY projects ever since. Just like all homeowners, keeping up your  home is a big job! For us, we knew there were some “updates” we wanted to do to really make it our own. For starters, when […]

Design Your Own Invitations Free With Pixlr

Design Your Own Invitations Free With Pixlr

Throwing a birthday party, wedding or baby shower or just a backyard summer party? Design your own invitations FREE and save your budget for other things.  You can create a DIY invitation with a FREE online program called Pixlr. You can save money while planning your child’s party by designing your own invitation. I’ve created […]

Add A Little Paint For A Big Impact

Add A Little Paint For A Big Impact

Looking for a simple and easy home update that packs a big punch?  Try a little paint! A little paint can make a huge difference in a room. Whether it’s on the wall, furniture or decor, you’ll be amazed at the difference paint can make.  Our home has evolved into a rustic shabby chic decor. […]

DIY Christmas Decorations

DIY Christmas Decorations

An Over the Rainbow Christmas! This year since my oldest child is learning her colors, we decided to do a rainbow Christmas tree. While we don’t have all the colors of the rainbow on the tree, we did represent most and it has somewhat of a gradient effect to it. I started with silver then […]