Archive for the ‘DIY’ Category

Christmas Suspenders and Tutus

Christmas Suspenders and Tutus

I know this is late as Christmas is long over by now, but I just had to share these… Luke and his classmates were elves for their Christmas program this year. Luke’s teacher asked me if I could help... Read more
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Nursery Reveal – Baby Carly’s Room!

I had so much fun planning and decorating my soon-to-be little girl’s nursery! As you’ll see, there’s a lot going on in this tiny room, but I love it! Luke never spent much time in here, but I’m hoping... Read more
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Chandelier Help, Please!

            When we moved into our house, this chandelier was hanging in the kitchen. Eight years later, this chandelier is still hanging above our kitchen table. I’ve never liked it, but didn’t really give... Read more
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Kitchen Makeover

After a couple accidents in the kitchen – like when a hot piece of glass burnt a spot (during my kitchen disaster) and when my rotary cutter sliced a section (when I was cutting fabric and ran off my cutting mat) – the linoleum... Read more
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Teacher Gifts

    Luke started going to a Montessorie school the day after he turned two. In just the three short months he was enrolled there, he really seemed to grow, mature, and learn a lot. Since I taught evening... Read more
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Snowman Oreo Cake Pops – Tutorial!

How cute are these Snowman Oreo Cake Pops?!? I originally saw a picture of these in a Fancy Flours catalog I  received in the mail. Photo source: Fancy Flours (page 11)   I thought they were so cute, but was... Read more
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Braided Scarf

Okay…I need your opinion! What do you think of this scarf? I saw this one on Pinterestand immediately knew I would be making it. I loved it and couldn’t wait to get started. The instructions were so easy to... Read more
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Baby Gifts

I love making customized onesies and shirts for friends and their new babies. I think they appreciate the thought and effort put into the gifts as well. Check out the baby gifts I made for friends (and friends of... Read more
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Ruffle Scarf

I have to admit, I really don’t have much of a style. As soon as we were old enough to buy our own clothes (with the money we made working in the concession stand at the local pool), Jen and... Read more
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Decoupaging Pumpkins

I’m fortunate that I’m not the only one in my group of friends who likes doing craft projects. I actually wouldn’t even consider myself one of the craftiest girls in the group, a fact which I love. A few... Read more