Book Review

Stitch by Stitch: Review

Today I received "Stitch by Stitch: Learning to Sew, One Project at a Time," a 223 page book by Deborah Moebes that was just re-released and am so excited to share it with you! This wire bound hardcover book even comes with a cd filled with patterns and guides! My First Impression...This book has an… Continue reading Stitch by Stitch: Review

Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories

Santa Mailbox

So....for some of us Santa will come on Christmas Eve, the kids will leave a note for Santa with some cookies on the table, go fast asleep (We hope!) and in the morning run down the stairs to find presents under the tree! The whole thing is quite magical for let's make it a… Continue reading Santa Mailbox

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Housewares

Update Your Lamps!

                  So.....I had an okay lamp on our end table in our bedroom, but I'm never okay with "just okay" So of course I have to update it! I found some buttons, some straws, spray paint, glue gun.....and forget about it!!!! Level: Beginner Time: 1-4 hours Topic:… Continue reading Update Your Lamps!

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less

Extra Storage for your Stroller

Let's just get it out of the way - my photos aren't terrible, but they're not great either! Clearly I had the wrong settings and didn't pay attention enough to notice. UGH! At any rate, this tutorial is too cute and handy not to share, so I'm sucking it up and letting you all in!This… Continue reading Extra Storage for your Stroller

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Housewares

Burlap & Starfish Wreath

I'm excited to feature Roeshel from The DIY Showoff today! Roeshel has offered a great project using burlap! Burlap is always a fun fabric to get creative with - so many uses and it's always wonderful to see what people come up with while using it! Be sure to visit Roeshel's site - she's got a… Continue reading Burlap & Starfish Wreath


Cutom Printed Napkins

If you have an upcoming anniversary party, birthday, wedding or some other function, consider making some custom napkins for the event! This may seem tasky, but it's sure to be something for your guests to talk about!This is a simple project! All you need is a printer, digital photo and napkins!For this project I used… Continue reading Cutom Printed Napkins


Zoinks! Even More Scooby Doo Ideas!

I hope yesterday's  Scooby Doo Doo post inspired you a bit when planning your next festivity. I also wanted to show you what game we played as well as a cute display for an easy peasy appetizer. Charley insisted there be a "mystery" at the party. So I came up with a plan that when… Continue reading Zoinks! Even More Scooby Doo Ideas!


Scooby Dooby Doo!

I'm recovering from Scooby Doo overload! Our 5 year old's birthday party was yesterday and I thought I would share a few fun ideas I came up with for the 25 kids invited....yes, 25! I know this may automatically place me in the cookoo corner; however my feeling is the bigger the, it's only… Continue reading Scooby Dooby Doo!