Homemade Christmas Gift Idea Roundup

Homemade Christmas gifts

That time of year to think of others. We have gathered some fabulous Homemade Christmas Gift ideas that your kids can help make! We love to spread holiday cheer with sweet gifts for neighbors and friends. These are excellent ideas that you will love making and love giving out even more! You are sure to …continue reading

Home Depot Holiday Gift Wrap Challenge

DIY gift wrap ideas

Finding fun, festive ways to wrap gifts for my loved ones is a great way to get ready for the holidays!  I especially love using items that you wouldn’t traditionally use for gift wrap and making beautiful and unique gift wrapped treasures for my family and friends. Home Depot asked me if I would be …continue reading

Save Time and Store Your Decorated Christmas Tree!

Who doesn’t love decorating for Christmas?! Turning on some classic Christmas tunes, baking cookies, putting ornaments on the tree- what’s not to love? There’s something so sentimental and special about making your home look festive and beautiful during the holiday season. Decorating for Christmas is one of my favorite traditions. But every year, the season …continue reading

Get Inspired with Me at Pinners Conference!

It’s that time of year again…. and Pinners Conference is coming! Who doesn’t love finding great ideas for beauty, nutrition, DIY, cooking, and crafts on Pinterest? Even better than surfing the net for inspiration is getting to see those DIY projects come to life. Pinners Conf is just that- a place to be inspired by great ideas, …continue reading

“Tangled” Inspired Minnie Mouse Ears

Is your family heading to California for a Disney getaway? Do you have daughters that are obsessed with Rapunzel? Then this “Tangled” Inspired Minnie Mouse Ears headband is the perfect accessory for your girls Disneyland trip! These turned out so sweet and feminine, and are incredibly easy to make. You’ll want to make them for all …continue reading

Succulent Living Garden Tablescape

I absolutely love the Salt Lake Home & Garden Show. There are always such creative set-ups and I leave so inspired! The succulents in this beautiful garden tablescape was planted by my dear friend, Cynthia Bee. It is so fresh and green, and would brighten up any space! I love that it brings the outdoors …continue reading

Alice in Wonderland Tea Party – This Way, That Way Signs

Alice in Wonderland topiaries

One of my favorite stories of all time is Alice in Wonderland. There are so many creative, colorful creatures and places in Wonderland that are perfect for any party. Of course, I would love to be invited to the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party! According to the story, it could be pretty hard to find. Good …continue reading

LEGO Box

DIY Lego Box

Do you have kids that love everything LEGO? Whether they watch the LEGO movie or love to build things with LEGO’s, this is the perfect craft for your family! Somehow LEGOs always seem to end up all over the floor… There’s nothing quite like stepping on scattered LEGOs every morning! Wouldn’t you love to have …continue reading

Easy No Sew Tulle Tablecloth

No Sew Tulle Tablecloth

Remember my beautiful Springtime in Paris party? That was such a fun party to create, and honestly, such a great example of how DIY projects can pull everything together! One of the simplest DIY projects from this party was the tulle tablecloth. This simple table cloth was no sew! It reallly added a certain softness …continue reading

Fairy Flower Seats Made From Placemats

DIY Fancy Fairy Flower Seats

Creating a fairy garden tea party takes a special magical touch. When I made my fairy party on a budget last year, I had to use my magic touch and a LOT of creativity! Because I was on a tight budget (under $100), I couldn’t afford to buy or rent the beautiful chairs a tea …continue reading

DIY Wire Lampshade Decor

diy wire lampshade decor

One of my favorite DIY projects from the Mom Cave I decorated and designed from the SLC Home Show was the wire lampshade chandelier. These wire lampshades are great because you can upcycle an old lampshade you have laying around or find a cheap, old lampshade from your local thrift store. You can really personalize your wire lampshade …continue reading

Disney Theme Haunted Mansion Office

This office is fully decorated like Disney's Haunted Mansion - you've got to check it out!

Today I’m sharing an awesome office designed by my dear friend Donna as a special surprise for her husband, Michael. Donna and I met years ago when I lived in Southern California and have been great friends ever since. Make sure to check out her cute party website, Party Wishes or Facebook page for more pictures of this amazing …continue reading

Farm Chic Bash

    I have had so much fun working on projects for Michaels this year and working on their projects each month! As a nod to the last Michaels Makers post of the season, all of us Michaels Makers created gifts, baked treats and threw parties for each of the holidays this summer. My challenge …continue reading

Indoor Picnic Tablescape

        It’s that time again- February’s Michael’s Makers Challenge! For this month’s challenge, the focus is Michael’s hot new 2015 craft trend: denim! Who doesn’t love a good pair of denim jeans? Well, denim has always been a wardrobe staple and now it’s coming back in crafts and decor- and Michael’s has some awesome products …continue reading

Glittered Fairy Branch

Remember my Fabulous Fairy Party from last year? I had such a fun time creating such a beautiful party for some cute little fairies! I have shared most of the tutorials from the party, but here is one of my favorites! This glittered fairy branch is so beautiful and will add some magic to your party …continue reading

Valentine Card Holders

adorable free valentines day printables

One of the most exciting, festive parts of Valentine’s Days for kids is creating their very own Valentine Card Holders for their classrooms. It’s so fun for kids to show off what they like and to be creative while making a “school project”. Here are some fun ideas for girls and boys to get the wheels …continue reading

A Peek into My Craft Room

For this month’s Michael’s Makers project, they asked to take a peek into my craft room and to share a project I’ve been wanting to make. I think this is a great way to start off the new year! I also share a few must-have ideas of my craft room. I have moved a few …continue reading

Kids Closet Organization Ideas

kids closet organization ideas

At the start of a new year, I always feel so inspired to work on the projects that have been neglected the year before. One project that is probably usually overlooked is organizing your kids closets. Here are some great ideas to get rid of clutter, organize clothes and toys, and make what could be …continue reading

DIY Quick Floor Pillow

DIY Quick Floor Pillow is just what your kids need! Floor pillows are a great addition to a nursery, kids room or playroom. They are soft and so incredibly welcoming to children. You just may find your child curled up with a book or quiet game with one of these pillows. Yes…I said “quiet”! It …continue reading

3 Ring Binder Dollhouse

Wait til you see this one! It’s a DIY Dollhouse. Kendra from Southern Disposition must be a creative genius! She figured out a way to make an inexpensive, portable dollhouse using 4 binders and a small bin for furniture. She decoupaged scrap-book paper to the inner covers of each binder to make wallpapered walls and …continue reading

DIY Parisian Kids Play Market

Bonjour! Don’t you think there is something so magical about France? The markets with all the fresh produce, cheese and pastries can put a smile on anyone’s face! Transform your playroom into a more magical place by making it into a Parisian Kids Play Market, a wonderful idea by Kate’s Creative Space. Neat how they …continue reading