• DIY Painted Sign

    DIY Painted Sign

    I made a western-style personalized sign to go along with my son’s stuffed animal storage corral. The technique I used is pretty simple and can be adapted to any style lettering/font you might choose. You don’t even need to buy letter stencils – you can just use any font on your computer for the lettering. Simply print out the letters you need in your font choice, cut them out, and trace them to use as your own letter stencils for your project. This is what I do for most crafts that require any type of words/letters. It is also how…

  • Stuffed Animal Storage

    Stuffed Animal Storage

    If I had a dollar for every stuffed animal in my house, I would have enough money to buy at least 100 more stuffed animals! But seriously, my three kids have definitely collected quite a few stuffed…

  • New Years Eve Free Crochet

    New Year’s Eve Bottle Topper

    Happy New Year, everyone!!! If you are looking for a cute gift idea for a New Year’s party host/hostess, try a bottle of their favorite beverage served/presented with my New Year’s Eve Bottle Topper. You can add…

  • Grinch Scarf

    Grinch Legs Scarf

    We are taking our kids to see the new Grinch movie this weekend. It will actually be the first time we all go to the theaters together as an entire family so we are excited! I made…

  • LOL Surprise Doll

    Wrapping LOL Surprise Dolls

      My daughter asked for “LOL Surprise!” dolls this year for Christmas. If you are unfamiliar with these toys (like I was about 2 months ago), they are tiny dolls that come packaged in a plastic ball…

  • Candy Cane Lip Balm & Gift Holder

    Ad-Free PDF with pictures and additional tips now available on Etsy Dress up a standard lip balm stick with my festive crochet candy cane holder!  It can also be used as a cheerful money gift holder.  In our…

  • Jingle Bells Elf Scarf

    Elf Legs Scarf Ad-Free PDF with pictures and additional tips now available on Etsy Jingle all the way! That’s what you will do when you wear my new Jingle Bells Elf Legs Scarf that’s fresh off the…

  • Witch Stocking Leg Warmers

    Witch Leg Warmers   Yet another last-minute creation before Halloween night! Both of my daughters were witches this year and since I was expecting it to be a chilly night for trick-or-treating, I thought it would be…

  • DIY Wrapping Paper Roll Broomstick

    Quick and Easy DIY Wrapping Paper Roll Broomstick I don’t know about you, but when it comes to thinking about my kids’ Halloween costume accessories, I can only describe it in one way: LAST-MINUTE! We always get…