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15 Minute Peeps Marshmallow Ghost Pops

15 Minute Peeps Marshmallow Ghost Pops

If you’re looking for alternatives to packaged candy for Halloween “Trick or Treat” favors, these Peeps Marshmallow pops are quick, cheap and easy to make!   Supplies you need: PEEPS® Brand Marshmallow Candies – sold in the Halloween Candy section at most grocery stores, department stores or drug stores – Typically 2/$3 for a package...
DIY Halloween Ideas: 40 Minute Candy Corn Decor

DIY Halloween Ideas: 40 Minute Candy Corn Decor

Looking for quick, cheap, and easy DIY Halloween Decor ideas? Here’s an easy project that even a non-crafty person (should) be able to do! Supplies You Need: A Glue Gun & Glue Sticks Yarn in Orange, Yellow, and White Scissors Either Paper Mache or Styrofoam cones Cost for the Project: For mine, I chose to...
Our Customer's Elephant Themed Nursery

Our Customer’s Elephant Themed Nursery

Over the past year and a half, I’ve made dozens of custom elephants & other nursery decor for my Etsy customers. After I send my products to the post office, I often wonder where they end up. And every now and then, a customer takes the time to share photos. Today, I got to see...
GIVEAWAY: vinyl wall art

GIVEAWAY: vinyl wall art

We have another great giveaway for you today from Vinyl Wall Art! I’ve shared several times here recently about using vinyl decals with DIY projects including bookshelves & prant boxes.  I totally ♥ decals!  They are SO easy to use and far less time consuming then having to paint wall murals or detail work on...
DIY IKEA Hack: CIRKUSTÄLT children's tent makeover

DIY IKEA Hack: CIRKUSTÄLT children’s tent makeover

When I went to IKEA last fall to get the LÄTT children’s table & chairs and APA toybox for Sophie, I saw this awesome little CIRKUSTÄLT children’s tent  on display for just $19.99!!! of course for that price I wanted to buy it, even if I disliked the colors but loved the shape/style and the...
DIY Organization: Toy Storage with IKEA products

DIY Organization: Toy Storage with IKEA products

Since I’ve spent the last week posting DIY projects I did in my daughters room, today, I’m going to show you how I put all these projects together using IKEA’s Expedit Bookcase for toy storage! Originally, I had started out using itso cubes from Target (which I had already owned) for toy storage. It worked...
DIY: creative ways to hang art

DIY: creative ways to hang art

For National Crafts Month DIY projects #9 & #10, I thought I’d show two easy ways to display art! I’m sure we’ve all been guilty of having random pieces of artwork left unframed for prolonged periods of time, right?  DIY #9: Hanging Art With Clothespins Source: childreninspiredesign.com via Little Free Radical on Pinterest A few...
DIY IKEA hack: APA Toybox

DIY IKEA hack: APA Toybox

I don’t know how many times I passed by this boring little white box in the children’s section at IKEA. It’s only $14.99 but pretty plain and it didn’t match my daughters room so I didn’t give it much thought… until I saw the $20 LÄTT children’s table & chairs displayed next to it… My...
DIY: drawstring sacks for toy storage

DIY: drawstring sacks for toy storage

I ♥ Pinterest. There are plenty of fantastic tutorials on there that I likely wouldn’t have otherwise stumbled upon. Last fall I saw this tutorial on Pinterest last fall by Toni Coward (of Make it Perfect) and knew it had to go as a priority on my never ending DIY to-do list.* *and my to-do...
DIY IKEA hack: PRÄNT box makeover

DIY IKEA hack: PRÄNT box makeover

When I saw the PRÄNT box on IKEAs website for the first time, I was totally psyched! So, when I went to my local store to get a couple, I found out that everyone else was also psyched about them especially since they were only $12.99…. and there was only one left for me. So,...
DIY IKEA hack: Making a shade for GRÖNÖ lamps

DIY IKEA hack: Making a shade for GRÖNÖ lamps

For this week, my DIY Tutorials for National Craft Month are IKEA Hacks!!! Yesterday, I re-featured my LÄTT children’s table & chairs makeover, and I have several other IKEA products I “hacked” that I’ll be featuring this week! Today’s hack is Ikea’s GRÖNÖ lamps! You can find this set of lamps at IKEA for $19.99!...
DIY: bookshelves for kids

DIY: bookshelves for kids

Since today is March 2nd – which means it’s Dr. Seuss birthday and National Read Across America Day, I thought I’d make today’s DIY project Seuss/reading themed! This is a DIY project I’ve been slowly working on for my daughter that I finally completed the other day! While browsing pinterest, looking for ideas for a...