DIY Repurposing Projects for Kids Rooms

diy repurposing projects for kids rooms

One of my greatest pieces of advice when it comes to decorating or beginning almost any big project is to “Shop your home”. Everyone has hidden treasures, even old pieces that can be given new life- an old crib that will soon become a great desk, an old chair that could be used elsewhere, or …continue reading

Indoor Winter Activities for Kids

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Now that winter has finally arrived and the kids are probably home from school for Christmas break, you might be needing some ideas to help you AND the kids keep your sanity for the next little bit. We gathered some fun indoor winter activities for kids to keep those little ones busy if it’s too …continue reading

Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

Totally fun outdoor activities for kids

If the kids are getting a little antsy from being in the house for too long, send them outside and give them some ideas with these totally fun outdoor winter activities for kids. They’ll have a blast! And after they’re done releasing all that energy, make them some hot chocolate and they’ll be happy as …continue reading

Almond Joy Cupcakes

Almond Joy Cupcake

I’m contributing over at my friends blog Made From Pinterest.  They are 3 sisters who make and re-create pins from Pinterest.  I’ve actually known Tracy (one of the sisters) for a few years before I started blogging. I have her family to thank for my beautiful DIL (who met my son through Tracy’s family).  I …continue reading

Our Readers’ Favorite Posts from 2014

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Another wonderful year has come and gone! As 2014 comes to a close, it has been so fun looking back over all that we’ve shared here on Design Dazzle. From fabulous Frozen parties to crazy Halloween costumes- and everything in between- I think we’ve covered it all! I love coming up with fun, creative ideas (especially on …continue reading

New Year’s Eve with the Kids

New Year's Eve ideas with kids

New Year’s Eve Round Up! Celebrate this New Year’s Eve with the Kids! Make it a kid friendly night with some of these amazing ideas from some of my amazing blog friends! From décor to dessert, this will be a night your kids will always remember. Bring on a New Year! Giggles Galore – A step …continue reading

Merry Christmas: It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year Home Tour

It's The Most Wonderful Time of The Year Home Tour - Design Dazzle

  It’s the Most Wonderful Time of The Year home tour! My home decor this year was inspired by plaid ribbon I purchased at Michaels Stores. If you saw my Santa’s Cabin in the Woods Tree, you are already familiar with my Christmas tree. Now I’m sharing the rest of my Christmas decor. Inexpensive decorating tips …continue reading

The Best White Elephant Gift Ideas Ever


What is the Christmas season without making funny memories and sharing a few “ho ho ho’s” with family and friends? A white elephant gift exchange is one of the most fun holiday party ideas. White elephant parties are the perfect opportunity to regift those odds and ends around your house or to find those crazy gag …continue reading

Pick Your Prize Holiday Giveaway!


Christmas is almost here and we’re celebrating the holiday season with a fun Pick Your Prize Holiday Giveaway! We have teamed up with some awesome blogs and businesses to bring you this awesome giveaway (Go check them out. I promise you will want to!) The full list of sponsors can be seen on the Rafflecopter …continue reading

Mason Jar Just Add Water Free Printable

Mason jar gift idea. Free printable on Design Dazzle.

    With all of the hustle and bustle of this wonderful season, it’s a total lifesaver to be able to finish things quickly! As you’re looking over your long to-do list, and checking it twice- an easy neighbor gift is exactly what you need to help get everything done. This simple gift is as …continue reading