Conversation Hearts Sugar Scrub

DIY Conversation Hearts Sugar Scrub is a darling Valentine’s Day gift or party favor!  When I host the Amazing Ladies Wine Group, I like everyone to leave with a little party favor. Last year it was my turn to host right around Valentine’s Day, and I decided to make this DIY Conversation Hearts Sugar Scrub for my wine loving gal pals. I like this as a gift or favor because: (A) it’s super cute, and (B) it’s awesome to use on {Read More}

DIY Tissue Paper Flowers

DIY Tissue Paper Flowers are delightfully colorful, whimsical and budget friendly! I recently was blessed to create budget-friendly tablescapes for a Mexican Fiesta church dinner. Of course I envisioned fun bright colors for the seven dinner tables. Fresh flowers definitely didn’t fit in the budget. The perfect solution? DIY tissue paper flowers! The beauty of the tissue paper flowers I made was the ginormous size… only one flower needed per table!SUPPLIES -11-12 sheets of tissue per flower (for large flowers) -curling ribbon {Read More}

Free Pineapple Printable Artwork!

Just for you today… free pineapple printable artwork for you to frame! Oh happy day, it’s FRIDAY! We are heading out on a camping trip in the VW van to catch the Temecula Balloon and Wine Festival. (I heart the empty nest life!) We went last year and had a blast. I can hardly wait to do it again!  So I just wanted to pop in, say hi, and give you this cute pineapple printable piece of art. Isn’t it perfect to frame for {Read More}

Easy DIY Floral Crown

Just in time for the Coachella music festival… a really easy DIY floral crown! The festival season has arrived in the desert, and we are all set with VIP tickets for week two of Coachella! It’s the one time of year this 50 something girl can get away with a cute flower crown. Last year, I bought a couple. But this year, daughter-in-law Shandi is here (with our son Patrick, of course!), and we decided to make our own. We {Read More}

diy Refrigerator Magnets

DIY Refrigerator Magnets are so cute and super easy to make! In recent months, I’ve featured some creative recipes and DIY projects created by my daughter in law Shandi. But I’ve got another talented daughter in law! Rachel married my son Trevor last May, and she’s been working hard to make their apartment simply adorable.  Today, I’m sharing one of Rachel’s recent, easy projects: DIY Refrigerator Magnets. You’ll only need a few inexpensive supplies that you can pick up at {Read More}

Incredibly Easy diy Painted Antlers

Looking for a unique DIY gift for holidays or other special occasions? I’m sharing a super creative and easy-to-make project that certainly fits the bill… DIY Painted Antlers. The antlers I’m showing you today were a project by the talented Shandi Tabler from The White Kitten Bakes.  Did you know that deer shed their antlers every year? Yep, they do. If you don’t have any spare antlers around your house, you can find them online, at antique stores, or at hunting shops. {Read More}