Category Archives: DIY

Simple Christmas Card Keepsake

First of all, thank you for the sweet emails about the Simple Holiday Centerpieces!  Sometimes, I just figure, I justView full post »

Simple Holiday Centerpieces

Ornaments from the dollar store burlap twine hot glue gun mason jars *Note, do be careful when hot gluing burlap –View full post »

Holiday Hostess Gift Idea

So simple – so easy. Sur la Table had these ceramic berry baskets for $1.99 each in their clearance section.  (View full post »

Timeouts and Snowman crafts

A few weeks ago, Brian came home to find me out back on the porch with my glue gun. I had glass jars, jingle bells,View full post »

Thanksgiving Hostess Gift Ideas

Next week, we head to Texas to see my family. I know that while we are traveling my mom and aunts will be cleaning,View full post »

Mamma and the Happy Snowman Craft

Last week, mom gave us a date.  We went out to the Studio Movie Grill to see Ender’s Game.  It was so good.  IView full post »

DIY | River Rocks

Just a little change can really make me smile. It doesn’t have to be expensive to really make a huge difference.View full post »

DIY | Create your own clipboard collection

Welcome to my laundry room. It is nothing fancy, but I spend a lot of time in there.  During our last home-study, ourView full post »

DIY | Create your own vase collection

My collection of spaghetti jars, olive oil jars, and empty glass candle holders was getting a little too large to fit inView full post »

I’ll pray for you… (continued)

A few weeks ago, I shared with you this verse that I keep thinking about: “And don’t say anything you don’t mean.View full post »

Summer Crayon Melts

Yesterday we made history – we hit 119 degrees here in the desert. I have always wanted to try this craft, so IView full post »

DIY | Fountain + Succulents

Now this was a project I’d been wanting to do for a while! My husband is a trash to treasure kind of guy.  HeView full post »

Teacher Appreciation | Gifts and Tips

Did you know that teachers spend hundreds of dollars on supplies every year? My mom was a 7th grade teacher for 21 yearsView full post »

Birthdays | Party Favors

Let’s talk party favors today, y’all. After 23 years of birthday parties (13 +10 = 23… see what I didView full post »

Craft Time | The Happy Snowman

All right friends – you know if I can do it, you can do it! It was no sew and super cute. Nate’s teacherView full post »

Etsy Tips: Packaging your Item

Last month, we talked about Etsy Tips:  Photographing your Item. Today, let’s talk about packaging your item!View full post »