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20 Adorable Pom Pom Projects

20 Adorable Pom Pom Projects to Try

I have become addicted to all things pom pommy lately! You might have noticed. They are just so cute – and you can use them in so many different ways to make fun and adorable projects.  I am alllllways looking for more reasons to make up more pom poms since you can make…

pastel and glitter bottle brush trees

Faux Vintage Style Bottle Brush Trees

You guys. I had so much fun making this project! I’ve been in love with those vintage bottle brush trees for ages. They can be a bit pricey though – especially those big, full ones that look all glittery and old and awesome. Or maybe you can find an ivory…

Trim and Tape gift cards

DIY Trim & Tape Gift Tags

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I am all about making my own gift tags this year! They are so fun and easy to do, and you can really get creative…

Tips on Fun Organizing Ideas

How are you at organizing? It is not something I am awesome at, I will confess. I can usually find about a bazillion things I would rather be doing  – which often results in a not-so-tidy house. Boom. Now you know my big secret. ;) So since it is up there…

Spring Linky Features!

Thank you to everyone who linked up to the Spring Linky party! Carolyn from Homework and I had soooo much fun going through all the links! There were so many amazing projects! So here are my features from the party! I know exactly what I’m going to do with the…

Spring Hoop Art with Plaid Supplies

Happy First Day of Spring! I am sooooo ready for gorgeous weather and flowers and flip flops! :) To celebrate the beginning of Spring, Carolyn from Homework and I have gotten together to throw a little party – Welcome to the Spring Fling!

Buttons and Lace Easter Eggs

I’ve been having a blast getting the house ready for Easter in the last week – and I’m excited to show off some of the things I’ve been making! It’s kind of nice that Easter’s so early this year – and since I usually get my Easter decorations up about…

Mod Podging Many Marvelous Monograms

Ok. Most ridiculous title ever – but I couldn’t resist. I’m working on adding some fun touches to our family room. You can check out our Entertainment center and the Pallet clock if you’ve missed those. Since we can’t paint the walls (renters) I’m trying to add in some fun pops of color…

A Little Pre-Christmas Shopping

I’m trying to get all my lists made and all my handmade gifts started – but I still have some shopping to do! While I love being able to hop down to my local craft store, sometimes it’s hard to find things – and let’s face it – sometimes I…

The Easiest Handmade Cards Ever

Ok – you guys know that when they were handing out Paper Crafting genes I missed out right? I think I was in the addicted to ice cream gene line instead. I’ve always liked the look of paper crafts, especially handmade cards, but after a few sad little craft fails…

My First Vinyl Projects!!

One of the reasons I started this blog was to learn new things! Well, I’ve been holding off trying vinyl projects because  – I’ll confess  – I was a little intimidated. I was afraid it would be like . . . . Paper. And you guys know how I feel…

Santa Countdown Calendar

One of our kid’s favorite things to do when they were little was to do Christmas Countdowns, or Advents. I think at one point we had 4 or 5 of them around the house, of different types, and we’d hit each one at some point during the day and change the date…

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Christmas Candy Jar Labels

Ready for more Kitchen Christmas fun?? If you’ve visited Flamingo Toes before you have probably figured out I’m not a scrapbooker. I was in some other line when that gene was handed out. Possibly the Vulcan Salute line. Not sure. I can cut a straight line in fabric though, just by eyeballing…

My Halloween Mantel on a Budget

I’m stepping out of my comfort zone here with you today. :) I am showing you an actual place in my house that I have . . . gasp . . .decorated. I know. That’s not my thing. I’ve never claimed to be a decorator. I’m a  . . ….

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Beware! Semi-Scary Halloween Wreath

I’ve decided to be a complete trendsetter and go for the pink this year for Halloween. I’m either going to start a whole new thing . . . or everyone is going to think I’m a goofball. But hey, I’m ok with that. So I’ve put together this super cute…

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Anthro-Inspired Mirror

You all know we love a good Anthropologie knockoff around here – so a couple of days ago when I was browsing online I came across this mirror. Oh I definitely need that. Hold the presses – did that say $498??? Huh. We can do better than that. :) So…

Road Trip Crafts for Us!

Today is Part 2 of our Road Trip series – Time for Crafts for Us! :) Even if you have little ones, they’ll nap in the car at some point, which will give you a few moments for crafting fun. Again, I’ve tried to pick projects that don’t take a…

Fabric Decor Balls

I’m sure you’ve seen all the great decor balls around that everyone and their sister is making right now. I’ve been wanting something for a wire bowl on my side entry table for some time, but I couldn’t settle on a style of ball to put in there. The twine,…

Dollar Store Candle Holder

*** Don’t forget to check out the Scarf Giveway!    Today is the last day to enter! *** I’d been looking for a candle holder for a sweet little fat birdie I found at Micheals this month half price. I had looked all over for a wooden one and couldn’t find…