Make Your Own Compost Bin


If you love to garden, and love to do anything to maximize your efforts while doing so, then building and using a compost bin is by far, one of the best things you can do.  Not only are you reducing … Read More...

Breakfast Casserole

breakfast casserole
What a great brunch idea for Easter morning. I think I might even save this recipe for our breakfast for dinner nights. Great for a busy Monday night meal, you put it together Sunday and then put it in the … Read More...

DIY Charm Lockets


I am sure you have seen the commercial version of these in the stores and whilst they are mass produced, I do like the concept of placing your own unique trinkets inside.

This tutorial by Happy Hour Projects shows you … Read More...

Project: Oreo Cookie Card

Project: Oreo Cookie Card

YUM! Know someone who loves Oreo cookies? Show them how sweet you think they are with this fun Oreo shaped card. The CardMaker blog will show you how to use round and scalloped paper punches for a clever card that … Read More...

Make some Mini Post Books!

Things in Miniature are pretty trendy right now! If you love things in miniature than this DIY is for you.

Rachel shares the tutorial on how to create miniature books. All you need are a few envelopes, a ruler, a … Read More...

Technique: Floral Watercolor Cards

Technique: Floral Watercolor Cards

The Penny Black stamp blog has a beautiful card technique to share using watercolor paints for the background and markers to color directly on the stamp for a great watercolor look. You’ll also learn how to use tape to mask … Read More...

Easter Craft for Kids of all ages

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wrapped bunny eggsbunny bagsWhenever a new holiday rolls around you can always be assured that Better Homes & Gardens will have new crafts for us to try. These crafts are for kids of all ages and they are easy to make and I … Read More...

Back of Lamb Cookies

lamb cookies by sugartown sweets
How cute are these? Too cute and to think it is actually a bib cookie cutter turned upside down. You will also need fondant and jelly beans for the tail. This would be cute for Easter or even for a … Read More...

How To Dye Ugly Yarn


This tutorial shows you how to take a batch of ugly yarn you can’t find a suitable use for and turn it into something magical.

Okay not magical, but new and unique and different and colorful.

The full tutorial can …

Technique: Stenciled Bird Card

Project: Stenciled Bird Card

The popularity of stencils is still going strong, there are so many things you can do with them, they are inexpensive and easy to store. One technique you can do with stencil is add dimension by using a stencil paste, … Read More...

How To Make A Phonics Phone

How To Make A Phonics Phone

There are many uses for a phonics phone in a classroom. A phonics phone is used so a student can hear their own voice so they can more clearly hear the different sounds they are making. You can use one … Read More...

Cute & Quirky Bouquet Ideas


If you are a bride who likes things a little out of the norm and unique, then you need to read this post!   With 20 different bouquet ideas that are not just quirky different, but cute as well, you just may be … Read More...

Saturday Inspirations Week 5

Inspired Fridays - Inspiration by Emma Dime

Here is this week’s inspiration! It made me think about paint chips, always a handy crafting supply to have on hand. Here is my layout:

Inspired Fridays - Sweet Baby K at Callaloo Soup3

My son was three months old in these photos, but this page got scrapped when … Read More...