Seasonal

Remove the day tag and add a Instax photo for a Holiday Photo calendar. Place the photos in an album or leave them up to enjoy long after the season is gone!

It’s no secret I’m in love with Christmas, and I can’t get enough of my FUJIFILM Instax mini 90, so when I came up with this idea for a Christmas Photo Advent Calendar I knew the collision of my two loves would be perfect! Typically each year our advent calendar is filled with candy (see our advent calendar […]

Easy DIY Christmas trees. Buy the DIY Bottle Brush Tree Kit at JoAnn and Hazel and Ruby

I’m super over the roof excited to share my big news with you… today a second craft kit of mine is being released in Jo-Ann stores! This time I’ve created a DIY Bottle Brush Trees kit along with my friends at Hazel and Ruby. After designing my embroidery kit that was released in the summer, I knew I […]

donut hole birthday cake

My baby girl turned 6 yesterday, whew time flies!  With all these warm summer nights we decided to host a movie night party with family and friends… however, we chose the one day in weeks it decided to down pour, literally raining on our parade. There was no choice but to move the party indoors, but […]

Sweet dollar store bunnies

I love everything about Spring, the chirping chicks, the sweet breath of new life, and all the bright colors Easter brings. My Easter decor is always mixed. I love bright shiny happy colors like I used in this Happy Hoppy Easter Sign, but I love the vintage look of the muted pastels and brown bunnies of years gone […]

happy Easter Egg garland made from a dollar store craft

Farewell Green and clover, lets get this Easter Party underway!! Today I wanted to share a easy craft with you that starts off with a packaged craft from the dollar store. This Happy Easter Egg Garland is super cute and comes in at less the $5! Isn’t it cute, and it took me under 15 […]

Chick spring Easter Wreath

This past week the weather has been so lovely, really has put me in the mood for spring! Chirping chicks are just around the corner, and I couldn’t wait to get ready for spring with a cute Easter Chick Spring Wreath. Y’all know how much I love a cute wreath, so I dug through my fabric scraps […]

Sweet Love Hot Air Balloon

Love is in the air, can you feel it? I’d be lying if I didn’t say I mostly feel the -20 degrees and the snow blowing in my face first, but as February quickly approaches the little red cinnamon hearts will call my name and I’ll be set for Valentines Day! Today the May Arts […]

I Chews you Valentine and other funny V-day Cards

For Christmas this year Santa brought me an  FUJIFILM INSTAX® Share Wireless Smartphone printer. I’ve been having so much fun snapping pictures and printing them in an instant. #addicted These credit card size photos have been so amusing in our house, we actually call them the magic photos because my kids love watching the photo pop […]

Hot Chocolate Candy Cane Float in one easy step!

We love hot chocolate around here, most often with the typical marshmallow topping, but every once in a while I go a little crazy and try something new… I think we found a winner! Presidents Choice Candy Cane Ice Cream is my Christmas weakness. Really how can you go wrong with candy canes, ice cream, and huge pieces […]

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 […]

Fynes Designs Christmas Home Tour

Welcome to my Christmas Home Tour, I’m so excited to show you around! I don’t have much to say other than I’ve poured my heart into my decorating this year! Mr. Fynes thinks that I’ve gone Christmas bonkers (and I’ll probably think that at take down time) but I love everything about the season, and […]

feminine pink vintage Christmas

I think I’ve hit every stop on the rustic vintage train for Christmas this year. First I brought you a Rustic Christmas Cabin, a DIY Vintage Sled, a birch bark inspired Christmas Centrepiece, and knock off Enamelware Christmas tree pots, everything is red, traditional, and dosed with plaid, and a dash of rust. So when putting […]

Glittery Snowman Wreath

Today I have a fun project that I whipped together the other night to feed my wreath making addiction. I have such a miss mash of Christmas decorating style, but this year not enough bright fun stuff so I had to put together this cute Glittery Snowman Wreath! A few weeks ago Rebecca at The […]

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 […]

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