DIY gnome ornament from a paint brush, DAY 2

November 5, 2019

EASY DIY GNOME CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT Day 2 of 30 days of DIY Christmas ornaments On the second day of DIY Christmas ornaments I turned this boring chip brush into a fun little GNOME! I really wasn’t sure how the finished product was going to look but I couldn’t get over how much the bristles on the paint brush look like…

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DIY scrap fabric & ribbon Christmas ornament, DAY 1

November 3, 2019

DIY EASY CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT I am SO excited about my 30 days of DIY Christmas ornaments. And first up on the list is this super cute scrap fabric Christmas Tree! There are SO many really great DIY ornament tutorials out there and I can’t wait to share with you some of my favorites my family and I have made over…

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DIY easy dinosaur claw gloves, simple sewing project

November 2, 2019

Halloween can be a tricky thing to plan for here in the Midwest. Some years we are blessed with AMAZING weather and we don’t have to fret with lots of layers. I have to say that is not what is typical here, although that would be pretty great! Most years we are bundled up with boots, wool socks, and coats.…

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DIY stenciled rustic fall signs

October 10, 2019

DIY painted fall signs. How to make your own farmhouse style signs for your fall themed decor. These painted tiny signs are so perfect for coffee bars, tiered trays and mantles. This trio of hello fall, give thanks, and a pumpkin are hand painted in orange, black and white, the classic fall colors. This tutorial will take you step by…

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How to paint plastic flower containers for fall

October 6, 2019

One thing I really wanted for my fall porch decor were fresh mums. They are just so gorgeous and scream HELLO FALL! But the only problem was that I only had $20 to spend on things fall for our home. You can read all about how I made that happen in my budget friendly fall porch decorations. Affiliate Disclosure. Some…

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Decorating your porch for FALL on a BUDGET

October 1, 2019

I’ve never been one to spend a lot of money on decorations. And this year is even more a reason to keep the fall decorations budget to a minimum. My husband and I are on track to be totally debt free by the end of 2019! This is something we’ve been working on for awhile {with a few setbacks though}…

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DIY cute ghost yard stake

girl ghost yard stake. Ghost is painted in white with orange and black polka dots of varied sizes scattered on the front of the ghost. Ghost has rosy cheeks, eyelashes, and is smiling. She has a Halloween orange and black striped glittery bow on the top of her ghost head.
September 27, 2019

How to make a super cute ghost for your outdoor Halloween decorations Between my online business and being a mom to four little girls I seriously don’t know where I find the time to make things for myself but I do lol! Like this cute outdoor ghost stake I HAD to make for our front yard. I had been slacking…

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DIY CRAFT KIT how to paint your free standing BOO wood cutouts

White letters reading BOO with the cute ghosts replacing the letter "O". Wood letters are painted white with black accent color. They are distressed for a rustic look
September 25, 2019

How to paint your DIY CRAFT KIT, BOO WOOD CUTOUTS I just love these little wood cutouts. They are so adorable and tie in perfectly with our simple Halloween décor. I primarily decorate for fall but I do like to add touches of Halloween to our decorations because I have little kiddos and they LOVE the Halloween stuff far more…

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DIY free standing BOO cutouts using your Cricut & scroll saw

September 24, 2019

DIY- use your CRICUT to make BOO wood cutouts for Halloween I don’t have the latest fancy Cricut Maker, but that doesn’t mean I still can’t create AMAZING projects with my older model, CRICUT EXPLORE. Especially when use it with my Ryobi scroll saw…pure magic happens! Ok, obviously not real magic but the projects you can create with this combo…

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EASY witch’s brew coffee mug decal using your CRICUT

Halloween themed coffee mug. Witch's brew coffee mug
September 5, 2019

DIY – how to apply a Halloween vinyl decal to a white coffee mug using your CRICUT I just love how a simple decal and totally change the look of something. Truthfully I NEVER use this coffee mug. Why? Because it’s all white and not at all fun to drink out of. Sounds ridiculous, I know, but it’s honest. So…

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