DIY Valentine’s Day Doily Banner – Get everything from the dollar store!

DIY Valentine’s Day Doily Banner – Get everything from the dollar store!

What better way to celebrate Valentine's than with a pretty, lacy banner across the wall? Our living room has these big, tall windows. The previous owners had installed curtain hooks on either side (used to tie back curtains). We changed out the original curtains since then but never removed the hooks. It was a good [...]

5 Things I Learned When I used Cricut for the First Time + BONUS DIY: Personalized Ornaments

5 Things I Learned When I used Cricut for the First Time + BONUS DIY: Personalized Ornaments

I recently got a CRICUT!  I've been wanting one for years. I actually considered the Silhouette at first because I've read the design software is much easier to use if you have experience with Photoshop (and I do). But in the end, I chose the Cricut because many of my friends have this one (hello Cricut [...]

DIY Halloween Family Costume: Mystic Vs Evil – What goes with a Vampire and a Unicorn?

DIY Halloween Family Costume: Mystic Vs Evil – What goes with a Vampire and a Unicorn?

One year, our family (ie: kids) couldn't decide on an unanimous theme for our costumes and it was very sad. I was ready to say goodbye to our family dressing up forever until K came up with this: MYSTIC VS. EVIL K wanted to be a unicorn which basically meant that she just wanted to [...]