Polka Dots In Kids Rooms

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Polka dots are everywhere and are a great choice for a nursery, kids room or teen room. Spots and dots add whimsical fun to anything. Multi-color dots painted on this elegant painted chest add a terrific splash of color. This Polka dot art board made by Just a Girl was found at Polka Dot Mom. …continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day To All The Wonderful Moms!!

If you need a good light-hearted laugh, try this link. MomsRising.org via CNNBC creates a personalized video with your name as the star! Here’s last years personalized video. For fun send a personalized video in your mom’s honor or friends who are moms! It’s easy – just type in a name and the video is …continue reading

Fabulous Forts

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It’s no secret that children love forts. My daughter begs to make forts out of blankets and chairs.  And when all else fails, I will sometimes find her putting a blanket over a small table and hiding under there to play! Kids love having a hideaway spot to go to! So why not have a bit more fun and let …continue reading

Using Ombre in Design

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There’s something magical about blending colors together to create a soft and romantic effect. This violet colored ombre cake by Maggie Austin Cake is simply dreamy. Definitely wear this Versace ombre gown while serving that cake Arrange floral centerpieces in graduating tones like in this stunning arrangement by Martha Stewart Weddings and this cake by …continue reading

DIY: Painting Your Kids Playroom or Bedroom Floor

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I’m crushing on this fab room and FABULOUS floor – vibrant green and white geometric bold design. Using a great primer is key to the paint adhering to the floor. Perfect touch to this bathroom.   The first three images are from Sunny’s Goodtime Paints. Check their photo gallery of painted floors and walls. Patchwork …continue reading

Winner of the Create-A-Mural Giveaway….

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Thank you everyone who entered the Create-A-Mural giveaway! The lucky winner of the $75 gift certificate is Brooke from Maddie Pie! Please contact me within 3 days to claim your prize. 

DIY: Cute Fabric Band-Aids

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I have never in all my life seen a cute Band-Aid – until now!! I love the idea of making your own Band-Aids using fabric scraps or ribbon pieces. Such a lovely, sweet little gift idea – make a bunch of these for a friend!  Start with a Band-Aid add glue dots and scrap fabric… …continue reading

Construction Party Ideas…

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Someone’s brilliant! This tractor is amazing – not only does it look real but the arm lifts, the steering wheel turns and the headlights turn on and off! Crew members report for shift…Christine designed this fun-filled construction theme party for her little guy. Her hubby was the master mind for the cardboard tractor. Check out …continue reading

Sophisticated Girl’s Room: Palette of Linen, Hot Pink and Green

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HGTV Green home girl’s room: Platform-style twin beds are customized with custom-crafted headboards, slipcovered with natural linen. Wall color is Sherwin Williams Rosebay 6563. Hot pink pillows are made with Studio Bon Fuzz in Candy fabric.   An oversized wing chair, upholstered in sustainable fabric, is paired with a casual wooden cube to create a …continue reading

Toy Story: Cowgirl/Cowboy Party

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This has got to be the cutest Toy Story Jessie party I’ve ever seen! Beth (the party designer) used a lot of bandanas, cow print, burlap, jute, hay,  the color red and yellow (woody and jessie both have yellow in their outfits). This is a very doable party that doesn’t cost a bunch of money …continue reading