Creating Colorful Easter Eggs with Melted Crayons

March 18, 2014

Decorating with Eggs Using Melted Crayons

In just about a month, another Easter will be upon us.  Along with focusing on the importance of Easter, creating colorful eggs is often a tradition that many kids enjoy as the holiday approaches, mine included!  A basket filled with eggs of varying hues can make a gorgeous centerpiece and is the ideal reminder that Spring is on it's way - I hope. A new and unique alternative idea that you may want to try this year is to use crayons instead of the traditional food coloring or store-bought dye kits.  I have to tell you, the result will be unexpectedly awesome!  Have you ever felt that the … [Read more...]

DIY: Holiday Photo Cards

December 8, 2011

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It's that time of year when the post office is at it's peak with the hustle and bustle of people sending out packages and waiting on line for stamps to mail their Holiday cards.  I usually design my cards in early November and mail them out right after Thanksgiving (this year though, I was a little late). Because I have young kids and we have family near and far that we don't often get to see throughout the year, I like to design and send a photocard, but they can often be expensive.   In being somewhat of a frugal person, I decided to make my own Holiday photocards this year (and honestly, … [Read more...]

DIY: Bow Holder

February 24, 2011

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Last week, I shared my son's DIY Skateboard Shelves, and this week I'm sharing a DIY project that I recently created for my daughter's room.  She has quite the collection of {pretty bows} and the box that was holding them, just wasn't cutting it anymore. With little time in the morning, I was tired of looking for the perfect bow to complement her pretty little outfit....until I created this solution~ It was super easy to make...and here's how: Supplies Frame: Any picture frame of any size will do ~ whatever works for your space Fabric: Any fabric will do ~ whatever complements your … [Read more...]