No Sew T-Shirt Apron Tutorial

t-shirt apron tutorial

Lately I've been spending more time building and painting than baking and candy making.  I used to enjoy doing those other things --occasionally.  I did make time to whip up a funky little apron recently.  Why?  Because I really should wear aprons when I PAINT because I have such a bad habit of wip Continue Reading

Framed Twig Jewelry Holder

Twig jewelry holder

  This twig frame jewlery holder made from reclaimed scrap wood, twigs and spray paint is an awesome (FRUGAL) gift idea. Leave it natural or paint it.  It was basically free!!! I used some 1 x 2 reclaimed wood  scraps, twigs, & white spray paint. to create this nifty jewelry holder. Continue Reading

Turn a bookcase into a Dollhouse

dollhouse bookcase

I've decided not to dive into any more HUGE projects until after the holidays.  I've got some gifts I want to make so I can't spend all my time on the house... I'll still be DIYing, just not taking out any more walls for a few months!   Continue Reading

Teacher’s Gift: Handmade Birthday Card Pack

handmade birthday cards

Teacher's are usually really good about recognizing all their students' birthdays and we all know how pricey cards can get.  I always like to give Madison's teachers a pack (or a few) of handmade cards so they don't have to dig into their own pockets for cards.  That's one thing I can easily c Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Subway Art

name subway art

  I got to participate in the Plaid , Martha Stewart Mother's Day campaign.  They sent me all this good stuff...and I got to make a gift for my Momma!   I decided I wanted to make Subway art all with all my mom's grandkid's names. The first thing I did was cut a large piece Continue Reading