crafts


I was at Dollar Tree a few a weeks ago and they had the best Halloween crafting supplies! They had deco mesh in all the Halloween colors, ribbon, and some spooky accessories that could be attached to the wreath. So of course, I was inspired to make another deco mesh Halloween wreath. Yes, another. I...

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A few weeks ago I went on a real spree at Dollar Tree and Walmart. They’d just put out all their stuff for spring and Easter and I went crazy. I love shopping at the dollar stores for craft supplies because even if I go totally nuts, it’ll still be under 30 bucks.¬† I’m constantly...

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If you follow us on Instagram or signed up for our mailing list you might have seen that I recently got a Cricut machine. And I am here to tell you, this thing is a miracle machine! I’ve been toying around with the idea of painting signs to sell in our Etsy shop. But stencils...

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When I was a kid mason jars were for one thing – canning. My mom had a huge garden and come August and September our kitchen was full of steam and good smells. At some point between then and now mason jars have taken on a whole new purpose. Now they’ve become a decor staple...

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I love candles! When it’s fall and winter I just want to light them in every room. I like to keep one lit in my office too. Now that I’m spending more time on the blog and I work from home a couple of days, I’m in the office A LOT. Since I go through...

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Wow, you guys really liked the art I made using the alcohol ink a few weeks ago! Well, I’m back with another fun, albeit creepy, craft for Halloween using alcohol ink and you guessed it, fire, to make a bloody cup. Yes, that’s right. A bloody cup. A few years ago Alex and I picked...

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If you’ve been to any craft fairs in the last few years I’m sure you’ve seen a deco mesh wreath or two for sale. While some of them are gorgeous, I’m way too cheap to pay upwards of $50 for something I can make myself. A few years ago I set out to learn how...

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Oh, Ribbet, you’re my new best friend because PicMonkey sucks now. They’ve decided to make their site a¬†membership only site. They’ve listed their cutesy excuses for doing it but in the end, PicMonkey isn’t an option for me anymore. Oh, they’ll let you play with their fancy tools but if you actually want to export...

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