Easy Halloween Tablescape

I received products from Oriental Trading Company for this post.  All opinions are my own. I recently had the opportunity to style a Halloween party using products from Oriental Trading Company.  I … [Read more...]

Setting the Scene – Burlap, Cheese Cloth and Lace For a Rustic Chic or Victorian Wedding

One of the essential components of any rustic wedding is burlap.  After a lot of perusing through Pinterest and wedding magazines, my daughter and I knew that we had to make sure that burlap, … [Read more...]

18 Unique Ideas & Tutorials for DIY Advent Calendars

One of my favorite Christmas traditions since I was a little girl is our advent calendar. Now I have several different ones: one my mom made for me, one I made, and of course - one filled with … [Read more...]

DIY: How to Make Your Own Stamps

  I came across these on Pinterest and I was a little surprised at how easy it is to make your own stamps. I just love the look of these! For the upcoming Holiday season I want to make some of … [Read more...]

How to Re-Grow Green Onions ~ So Easy & Quick!

So last Sunday night I made Super Easy French Onion Soup and Hamburger French Onion Dips for Dinner.  And of course that recipe called for two bunches of Green Onions, which I had purchased all … [Read more...]

Holiday Ribbon Wreath Tutorial

I love love love the look of these ribbon wreaths and knew when I saw one that I just had to make one for every season. Now I will start off by saying that this can be a costly project. However, I was … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies and Gnats

So my mother-in-law called yesterday to ask me about my trick to get rid of fruit flies and gnats.  It seems that while she was canning tomatoes this last week these little pests invaded her home.  … [Read more...]

Tulle or Deco Mesh Holiday Wreaths

I have been wanting to decorate our front door for the last six months, but just haven't gotten around to it.  I keep thinking oh I need to put up a wreath, or a sign or something to make our condo … [Read more...]

Organize your Craft Room and Craft Supplies With These Ideas

Organizing all my Craft supplies is a constant for me.  I am always looks for new and clever ways to better organize my craft supplies.  I figure when we find a house, I will have my craft room back, … [Read more...]

How to Remove Writing From Plastic Containers

I LOVE the containers that butter, sour cream, yogurt and other items come in.  I have this belief that everything can be re-used.  Especially these plastic containers.  They are GREAT for storing … [Read more...]