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 […]

Recycling Party Decor

Recycling Party Decor

Planning a party can be fun, exciting and A LOT of work… but much of the work comes from the decorations. To keep things less stressful, inexpensive and convenient, I have started to choose party decor that can be recycled from year to year. Ok, think versatile. When choosing my table cloths, I went with […]

DIY Santa Wreath for Under $20

DIY Santa Wreath for Under $20

I love decorating our mantle for the seasons. Like so many homes, the mantle is the focus point of our home. We live in a split level home, so you can really see the mantle from nearly any of the main rooms you are in. For the past three years, I’ve placed a large wreath […]

How to decorate with mason jars

How to decorate with mason jars

There’s a few issues with hosting parties with different themes, the cost associated with decorations and finding a place to store them after the soiree is over. That’s why we love items that can be upcycled and repurposed. I’ve posted about using soup can tins as vases before, but another one of our favorite staples […]

Personalizing your party

Personalizing your party

I think it’s the little personal touches on parties that make them so special for the host and the guests. That is why we really try to do a few DIY things at each of our events. Whether it be a custom sign, cupcake topper or invitation, these items personalize the party and they also […]

DIY Bicycle Mobile

DIY Bicycle Mobile

In planning a bicycle themed baby shower, I quickly realized this was a unique theme and I would have to get creative with the decorations. I wanted to incorporate a mobile somehow, but couldn’t find any online already made. I decided incorporating the mobile into the decorations was a must and I would have to […]