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Create cute patio lanterns by adding pattern paper to small plastic cups

I cant’ tell you how many times I broke out in song while I was making these outdoor string lights… Those patio lanterns, They were the stars in the sky… I think I owe Kim Michell royalties. I wanted to create a cute set of patio lanterns for the kids playhouse  that would be colourful and fun, so […]

Exciting News… Straight from Paper Crafts Mag

Guess what? I’m published in Paper Crafts Magazine this month!! I’ve been so excited to share my news (since they told me back in the fall), but I kept my lips sealed until now. Getting published was actually one of my goals for the year… but like everything, now I want more! They have featured […]

DIY Ombre Painted Sign

  Hi all! My craft room is nearing the finishing touches stage. I’m so excited to start showing my projects I’ve been putting together since Christmas (where did the time go?). Today I want to share another piece of wall decor I created.  I managed to make this DIY Ombre sign for $0!! I had a pice of miranti […]

Little girls bedroom

We’ve lived in our home for 3 years now (wow how time flies). When we first moved in our oldest was only 2 months and the house was pristine. That soon faded… 10 dirty fingers turned to 20 and my perfectly ordered/decorated house slid into the realm of a ‘house with kids’. What has stayed […]

Lucky horseshoe painted sign

Hi folks!  So glad you’re joining me to see my second St. Patrick’s Day pallet sign.  If you had a chance to see yesterday’s We’re a Wee Bit Irish sign you would have seen just how I put these guys together.  It is so easy, not to mention cheap! Both of these stunning pieces of St. Paddy’s […]

Top o’ the morning! Before I throw you into this post I need to give you a tiny history lesson… My little brood is actually a wee bit Irish (by ‘wee’ I mean pretty darn close) not through me, but my hubby basically has green blood.  My In-laws emigrated from Northern Ireland in the early […]

Howdy Doody folks!  As most of you know I’ve been working on a new crafting space for the past few weeks, it seems to be taking much longer than expected, but I want to have everything just so before I do the big reveal.  I’ve already shared my color scheme with yous, and this week […]

Hi folks! Is your house hustling and bustling?  Ours is slowly starting to settle down.  My work is done for the holidays, and today is the last day of work for my husband… we’re so ready for the big guy to come!  Today I have a project to share with you that I actually forgot I made. It is […]

Today is the Grand Finale of the 12 Days of Door Decor. Thanks for following along from the Golden Pinecone Wreath to today for the Bells and Berries Swag.  I hope I haven’t bored you with all the bells. But once I discovered how to make them (check out the tutorial on Day #9) I couldn’t […]

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