Baby Showers: Garden Spa Theme & Cookies & Milk

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  Scrumptious!! These cookies look too good to eat. A spa theme baby shower is a perfect idea for a hard working tutu making mom. Maegan from Simply Styled Events has done it again! She’s created another fabulous baby shower. This garden spa theme shower is for her friend Emily from Tiny Belles Boutique.   …continue reading

Tree Houses For Kids

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What a great project to create and play in…tree house for kids (and adults). Tree house found here.   Inside the tree house.   Another treehouse: stairway to the leafy tree tops   Isn’t someone very clever? I love the tree house that looks askew with a chimney and flower box. The tree house even …continue reading

Sewing Tutorials: Nursing Cover & Crib Skirt

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Great sewing tutorials:  one shows how to sew a nursing cover and the other shows how to make a crib skirt.   Happy Sewing!

Black & White Kids Rooms

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Grown up elegance. The soccer ball adds fun and whimsy to a stately bedroom. Image from BHG.com Teen black and white sophistication. Black and white baby nursery with touches of red. Crib bedding from here. Touches of turquoise. Black and white striped walls and floor? Stunning! Image from here. Trend Lab Versailles Black and White …continue reading

Black & White Kids Rooms

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Grown up elegance. The soccer ball adds fun and whimsy to a stately bedroom. Image from BHG.com Teen black and white sophistication.  Black and white baby nursery with touches of red. Crib bedding from here. Touches of turquoise. Black and white striped walls and floor? Stunning! Image from here. Trend Lab Versailles Black and White …continue reading

GIVEAWAY: Got A Blog? Make A Book – CLOSED

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Easily transform your blog into a professionally printed book with Blog2Print. How would you like a hard copy of your blog to look at and have as a keepsake? Check out Blog2Prints website for easy instructions. Once on the Blog2print website it’s simple – enter your URL and decide what time range you want to …continue reading

DIY Kids Decor: Refurbish & Revamp

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Do you happen to have stuff around the house…even junk? Want to revamp an item to make it into something else? Melissa from 320 Sycamore created this fun monogram sign from a round table top purchased at Goodwill.  The sign hangs in her boys’ room.   This is the before. Here is the DIY project …continue reading

Minnie Mouse Party

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At second street blog you’ll find some amazing creative ideas! Check out these Minnie Mouse birthday party pics Kalleen sent over….it’s so clever.  Kalleen has posted some totally awesome birthday ideas. These are my favorite hats. I heart red and white polka dots – Minnie Mouse fits my color scheme perfectly! Aren’t the mouse ears …continue reading

Crib Mobile Tutorial

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Such a cool concept – fabric circles, beads and ribbon make an adorable crib mobile. An easy way to make a crib mobile match the nursery room colors.   For the complete step-by-step crib mobile tutorial – check out Sew She Sews   Instructions on how-to create the beading at the top of the crib …continue reading

Bunk Room Ideas

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What is a bunkroom? It’s a room providing usually temporary sleeping quarters. Maybe a summer home, grandma’s house, basements, attics, etc…  Where to put everyone? The bunk room can be a perfect solution. These bunk rooms have the dormitory feel with the ability to sleep lots of people. Bunk rooms allow for less wasted space …continue reading