DIY Glitter Ornaments - Best Glittering Glue

DIY Glitter Ornaments {best glue to use}

DIY glitter ornaments – the best glue for glittering ornament balls.  Glittering ornaments has always been a favorite holiday tradition in our family. I remember glittering ornament balls as a child and the mess we would make. Back then we used to glitter the outside of the ornament balls. You can imagine how messy that… 

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Mason Jar Candles DIY

DIY Lavender Mason Jar Candles

DIY Lavender Mason Jar Candles // Happy Friday friends! Are you ready for the weekend? We have basketball games and a few projects to work on around the house. I’ll have to sneak in some crafting time as well because I have a few more Valentine’s Day ides to share with you. Today I’m taking… 

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Triple Chocolate Cupcakes with Ganache Frosting

Triple Chocolate Ganache Cupcakes are a decadent treat for chocolate lovers like myself. A chocolate cake recipe made into cupcakes topped with chocolate ganache and mini chocolate chips were the perfect dessert for our Super Bowl party last weekend. Did your favorite team win the Super Bowl? Were you rooting for the Ravens all along?… 

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handmade spa gift

Handmade Spa Gift

A handmade spa gift is perfect for a friend, teacher, and even a new mom. Sometimes I find myself in need of a quick gift that doesn’t require a lot of supplies to make. With a few beauty products found around the house I recently made a spa gift that a friend can enjoy at… 

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Lifestyle Crafts mini pocket

Mini Paper Pocket Valentines

A mini paper pocket is  great for adding candy or Valentine cards in. Pair the paper pocket with washi tape shapes and bakers twine to create an easy Valentine gift for classmates and friends. The Lifestyle Crafts mini pocket provides endless possibilities whether you love paper crafting or want to create an easy personalized gift…. 

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Photography Basics

Say NO to Auto & Get Focused Giveaway

Learning photography basics is something I’ve been working on over the last 6 months. I’m going to be honest…I’ve had my Nikon DSLR for 3 years and didn’t start using it in manual mode until last Summer. Trying to figure out what all the letters on my camera meant was overwhelming. I’m a visual learner,… 

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Craft Room Inspiration

Craft Room Inspiration

Lately I’ve been dreaming of a craft room with white walls, open shelving throughout the room, and an oversized craft desk in the middle. The shelves would be paired with colorful baskets that would keep every craft supply I own neatly organized. A chandelier would then hang from the center of the room..oh wait, is… 

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Valentine Hershey Candy Wrappers

Today I’m sharing a quick and easy way to wrap candy for Valentine’s day. This scrapbook paper wrapped Valentine Hershey Candy gift is a cute idea for kids of all ages and once you get started you’ll want to make  a whole bag of them! They’re so easy to make and are a great way… 

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crafts

CHA 2013 Recap

Two weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending CHA in Anaheim, California. CHA is the Craft & Hobby Association trade show. Its where companies, buyers, and the press gather to view all the new products for the year. I was thrilled when Plaid invited me to demo in their booth! Which reminds me that… 

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