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DIY Projects

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s one of my favorite holidays for arts and crafts. Don’t ask […]

I love the look of luminaries, but they don’t just have to be for Christmas. With some inexpensive paper lunch […]

We have two very special guests today, all the way from Singapore.  They’re stopping by to share with you a […]

Contributor Allison is back today with something very cool.  DecoArt sent us some of their new Ink Effects fabric transfer ink and […]

Homemade playdough – If ever there was a quintessential DIY this is it!  Parents and children have been happily cooking […]

I first gave you a glimpse of the personalized alphabet book I made for C here.  He liked the initial […]

We’re FINALLY having professional family photos taken next weekend and I’m so excited!  (There is a small chance it might […]

Today I’ve got a great little DIY I’ve been saving especially for book week, a personalized preschool photo book.  I’ve […]

Today I have another short tutorial from S’s recent 1st birthday bash.  I decided to keep it to two homemade […]

It seems about a dozen times a day I have a thought about something I’d like to achieve or would […]

Tuesday, May 3rd is National Teacher Appreciation Day.  That means you have less than a week to get your act […]

I love fresh flowers but I’m not great about remembering to buy them.  I think a pretty vase made by […]

I’ve been meaning to share a mini-tutorial on these easy-peasy baby blankets for a while now.  But then things got […]

I’m a bit of a hoarder when it comes to paint chips (see exhibit A below).  They all look so […]