Simple Upcycled Centerpieces

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 I admit, I am obsessed with finding ways to reuse and upcycle things in my home. This obsession is rooted deep in my soul. Spending 20 years as a preschool teacher, has turned me into a collector of “stuff”. Before I toss anything into the recycling bin or trash can, I look long and hard at it. What… Continue Reading…

Batman Bathroom Trash Can Tutorial

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We took the challenge to create something unique with FrogTape’s Shape Tape™ in the scallop pattern.  FrogTape’s Shape Tape™ is also available in Chevron and Wave pattern, too. When the scallop tape arrived, I thought I was going to paint… Continue Reading…

25 Father’s Day Craft And DIY Gift Ideas

25 Father's Day Crafts and DIY Gifts

Father’s Day is coming up on June 15 this year, which mean its time for Father’s Day Craft!!  Be sure to check out these great DIY projects and crafts to make for dad for Father’s day!! I love making gifts instead of buying them!!! Be sure to follow us on -> Pinterest for more gift… Continue Reading…

#DIY Gifts Pallet Sign Ideas BE THE GOOD

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Having three young kids means buying lots of teacher presents ; 6 total teachers to be exact. So, I thought about how nice it is to receive gifts made from my students and instead of buying I started building. Busy with the end of the year school tasks, I decided to take a short (very… Continue Reading…

Patriotic Crafts 25 Easy To Do

25 Patriotic Crafts

Memorial Day andFourth of July are coming up, which is the perfect time for these 25 Patriotic Crafts!!! Be sure to pin this post for some great easy DIY crafts that you can do or do with the kids as well!! Follow us on -> Pinterest for more great recipes!  25 Patriotic Crafts: Americana Flip-Flops… Continue Reading…

Mothers Day Homemade Gift Roundup

Homemade Mother's Day Gifts

    Mother’s Day is this coming Sunday!! There is still time to make your own Mother’s Day gift! I love getting gifts from my kids that they have made! Also be sure to follow us on -> Pinterest for more great ideas!  Mothers Day Homemade Gift List: Mother’s Day Craft – Handprint Flower For… Continue Reading…

DIY Wedding Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes

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My son is engaged and his bride to be has agreed to write a few wedding posts, enjoy! I am engaged and now it’s my turn to pop the question! Bridesmaid Proposal Boxes have to be my top priority, so the wedding planning can begin! Pinterest can be a fantastic resource; it can also be… Continue Reading…

25 Fun St Patrick’s Day Crafts

25 St Patrick's Day Crafts

St Patrick’s day crafts are fun to do with the kids as a family activity!! Several of these crafts are made with supplies from the dollar store making these crafts frugal as well!! St Patrick’s Day Crafts Collection:  St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Hat Kids Craft Rainbow Loom Lucky Charm Bracelet and Free Printable St Patrick’s… Continue Reading…

Lorax Handprint Craft

Lorax Handprint Craft

This Lorax Handprint Craft is easy to do!! We love Dr Seuss in our house and the Lorax has been a favorite since the movie was released!! My four year old had a blast making this with me. Lorax Handprint Craft Supplies:  Finger paint Construction paper  A preschooler hand We created the Lorax eyebrows with Bella’s… Continue Reading…

#DIY Valentine Kiss Treats

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 I have been making my own “Kiss” treats for Valentine’s Day for many years. It’s a trick I learned many years ago while selling Tupperware. Some people make them out of chocolate, too. I think that’s way too much chocolate and on the expensive side, so I use Rice Krispies Treats. They mold very easily… Continue Reading…