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Fun Mini Gallery wall all you need is one board cut at the Home Depot

I’m so lucky I was asked to be a part of Kristen Duke’s Decorating with Family Pictures series. I love a good series or hop to give me the kick to get going on some back logged ideas. My daughters bedroom needs to have a few updates. It really needs painting and a new decor theme, but it […]

Farm house Mudroom makover- you HAVE to see the before

Oh my goodness, it’s February! How did the last month slip by? Wait, how did the last 3 months slip by? It was back in November when I shared this paint inspiration on Facebook and Instagram and haven’t had a chance to reveal this awesome mudroom makeover! My mom lives in an old farm house. The large Mudroom […]

Adventure Globe Sign made with Styrofoam

Since the holidays I’ve been on a sign making binge. I keep telling myself I’m preparing for my office makeover, but  seriously its all I can think about. I think it might be too much Instagram seeing all those inspiring ideas. However, I realize not everyone is equipped with tools, or maybe you’re just too […]

Free Vintage Truck Silhouette Cut File

Leading up to the holidays I was a busy worker bee in the craft room.  Not only was I trying to bring you some fun Christmas ideas, but also whipping together some great handmade gifts for my loved ones. If you’re following me on Facebook or Instagram you may remember this post… Doesn’t look like much […]

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Have you got your Christmas gift wrapping under way? I’m about half way through (thanks to this blog post). Today the May Arts Ribbon Design team has put together a whole hop worth of Christmas gift wrapping ideas! As you all probably know I have hoards of May Arts Ribbon, yes hoards, so at the holidays […]

Ribbon wrapped cookie jars from the dollar store

Do you give Christmas Baking gifts? Honestly I seldom do because I’m so crazy busy with catering this time of year. But when I do get the chance to whip up some yummy cookies or a tasty nuts and bolts snack I love to package them up really cute! Swing by the dollar store and grab […]

Vintage-Christmas-tree-pots

I have a tiny obsession with Enamel Wear Vintage Dishes. I love the gloss sheen of the enamel, the color combinations, and the random dents and chips that tell a story of days gone by. I have a few pieces I cherish that I have displayed in my kitchen hutch , but I wanted some to use for my holiday […]

How to add cute needle felted pattern to your wool socks -super easy, great for beginners

Needle felting is a craft that isn’t done nearly enough! Needle felting is perfect for all ages, takes little materials to get started, and you can make a not only flat items but dimensional things too. Today I wanted to share a fun gift idea Needle Felted wool socks. I know what you’re thinking… who wants socks for a gift? […]

Little Christmas Elf craft for kids

Today is a super fun day, for you and the kiddos! (Plus it’s my 30th Birthday so that is kinda fun too!) The May Arts Design team is bringing you two days full of Christmas Crafts for kids! I’ve got a fun Christmas Elf kids craft for you. These elves are a super fun Christmas […]

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Whoa, what?!!! Week 3 of the One Item Project Challenge already?! The team has brought you some awesome projects over the past two weeks, and this week will be no different. This time we are working with Wallpaper from Spoonflower! Very beautiful wallpaper I might add. It was so hard to choose a pattern to work with. However, […]

Tips for styling a Christmas hutch

I love my new hutch, since giving our kitchen a makeover last month I’ve really had a great time decorating it, rearranging it, finding new little trinkets in the perfect colors to add to it (ok, I don’t get out much). But you know what has been the best part yet?  Getting the hutch gussied up for […]

Easy to build $10 Vintage Sled

DIY $10 Vintage Sled

November 17th, 2014 | Learn How, woodworking

Eeeek, today is such an exciting day! First I brought you the Merry Mag announcement (a must see), and now I’ve teamed up with an awesome group of gals in their tool belts to bring you nearly 20 Easy to Build Christmas projects! Since getting my hands on some new Ryobi tools a few weeks back […]

glittery pink Christmas village

Next to putting up my Christmas tree(s), creating a Christmas village is one of my favourite parts of holiday decorating. This year I thought I would give it a unique spin and incorporate it into my baking pan gallery wall. It turned out so cute it has been featured in a new holiday magazine MERRY […]

Rustic Christmas decorating

Growing up in the country and on a farm one would say I’ve lived quite the rustic life. My mom had good taste in decor, but my Dad was the great white hunter type, so our TV room also doubled as big game trophy room (there are only so many ways you can fix up a […]

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