DIY Vintage-Style Farmer’s Market Crate & How to Stencil with Paper

DIY Vintage-Style Farmer's Market Crate

The wood crates like I used for this project are pretty easy to find at craft stores. Mine is actually my Kappa Delta sorority crate from college and it’s about 10 years old. It was already painted white and I didn’t really have to do any aging to it since it was a bit beat up […]

Vintage-Style Parisian Pillow Cover


  I’m over on the Silhouette blog today, sharing about how I used Printable Heat Transfer Material to create this Vintage-Style pillow cover. Pop over to the Silhouette blog to read the post and find out how to make your own. Happy creating!

Colorful and Bright Porch Makeover on a Budget

Before & After: $100 and 24 hour Porch Makeover

With all three kids out of school right now and one who still naps, we spend a lot of time at home so we recently decided to get the kids a small trampoline. Our backyard is tiny so we needed something compact and I wanted something that let them burn some energy. The plus, they’re […]

FREE Printables: Hello Sunshine {Four Different Design Options!}

FREE Printables: Hello Sunshine! (4 Design Options)

All the summer sunshine just puts me in a good mood. The extreme heat…not so much. But I still enjoy the sun from inside where the AC is blasting! Where can an extreme-temp opposed girl like me move that’s 55-75 degrees and mostly sunny with a light breeze year round? If you prefer the great indoors […]

DIY Etched Glass Decanter

DIY Etched Glass Decanter

I’m over on the Silhouette blog again today sharing the full tutorial for this “Life is Good” etched glass decanter. It would make an inexpensive and lovely handmade hostess gift! Get the full tutorial here. Happy crafting!

FREE Printable: {A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle}

FREE Printable: {A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle} -Two Color Options!

I love this inspirational quote so much! It’s a great reminder that helping others grow and bring our their inner light does not diminish our own. To me, this quote means that helping others and sharing knowledge and positivity only results in more light! I’ve created this print in two colors schemes. Just click on your favorite […]

DIY Bottle Opener Wood Signs

DIY Bottle Opener Wood Signs

  It can be so hard to come up with affordable gift’s for men. And handmade ones that aren’t cheesy are even more challenging! I made these wood signs for Father’s Day but they’d be great for birthday, host or Christmas gifts as well. Here’s what you’ll need to make one: 12″ x 12″ x […]

FREE Printable: Life is Simple. Eat. Sleep. Create. And Repeat. {Six Color Options!}

FREE Printable: Life is Simple. Eat. Sleep. Create. And Repeat. - Six Color Options!

I’m sharing this free printable for your craft room or creative space today in six color options! I have it printed, framed, and hanging in my own craft room. To download the 8×10 print, just click in the image of your favorite color option(s) below. These are free for personal use only, please!   Enjoy!

DIY Gold Foil Geometric Pencil Box

DIY Gold Foil Geometric Pencil Holder

  I’m over at the Silhouette blog again today, sharing how easy it is to make this fun little pencil box using the Silhouette Printable Gold Foil and the Geometric Free Shape of the Week. I found the plain pencil box at Target in the office section for about $3! Head over to the blog […]

FREE Printable ~ Color Outside the Lines Chalkboard Print

FREE Printable: Color Outside the Lines

Last month I shared the below Color Outside the Lines Wood Sign tutorial and decided to turn it into a printable originally intended for my Etsy shop but decided to do it as a free printable here on the blog instead! It’s a great print for a kids’ playroom or classroom! Just click the image below […]