DIY Ghost Mirror Halloween Project

DIY Ghost Mirror Halloween Project

ghost mirror

You guys, Halloween is almost here! I am SO excited! I am already sneaking a few decorations up here and there. Only a few at a time so my husband doesn’t get too mad at me haha! Now while I love my Halloween decorations, what I don’t love is having to spend tons of money on them. I don’t know what it is about holiday items being so expensive, but it drives me nuts. So rather than shelling out the money at the big box stores, I find out way’s I can make Halloween decorations at home! So this week I decided to try my hand at a DIY Creepy Ghost Mirror which was inspired by something I saw in the store for $30 that I wasn’t going to spend ha! This project cost me…$2 to make. Yes really! And the cool thing about it is that you can only see the “ghost” if you are standing right in front of it. If you stand beside it it just looks like a dusty old mirror. Keep on reading if you would like to learn how to make one of your own! [Read more…]

Easy DIY Halloween Tutu

Easy DIY Halloween Tutu

halloween tutu

Hello my fellow Halloween lovers! Tomorrow is officially fall, who else is excited!? I am so glad that I have a kid that loves fall holidays as much as I do. Every year at my daughters school they are not allowed to dress up in full Halloween costumes, but they are allowed to dress in Halloween clothing. So I thought it would be fun to make a DIY Halloween Tutu for my daughter to wear! Something that has always amazed me is the price of tutu’s either in store or online. They can get super expensive. This project cost me $5 total, and turned out pretty cute in my oh-so-humble opinion. Would you like to learn how to make one for yourself? Let’s check it out! [Read more…]

Easy DIY Nature Inspired Vase

Easy DIY Nature Inspired Vase

DIY Nature Inspired Vase

Happy Holiday season everyone! Crafting and DIY projects is something I enjoy doing all year round, but around the holidays is my favorite time to craft. Whether it’s making my own gifts, homemade decorations, or a fun recipe for my holiday table, there is something about holiday crafting that is just the best! Since Halloween is over, it was time to strip my dining room table and put on my fall table cloth. Now, my table cloth is beautiful, but it needed something else to make it pop. So I decided I needed a pretty vase to put on the table. Sad thing was, the only one I had as a clear case, and that’s not very festive is it!? But fear not, I had a great idea, and I wanted to share that idea with you today. Do you have a tree in your yard? Well then you are good to go for this craft. Would you like to learn how to make this Easy DIY Nature Inspired Vase!? Well let’s get started!  [Read more…]

How to Make Easter Bunny Barrettes

How to Make Easter Bunny Barrettes

DIY Bunny Barrettes

 

Happy Spring! The time has come for some sunshine, playing outside, and spring crafts! One of the best Spring holidays is Easter right!? And the first thing I think of when I think of Easter are cute little Easter Bunnies! So I thought it would be fun to make some DIY Easter Bunny Barrettes just for fun. You could wear them yourself, make them for your children, or for your child’s doll like I did!  Would you like to learn how to make them? Let’s check them out!  [Read more…]

10 DIY Ornaments to make for your Christmas Tree

10 DIY Ornaments to make for your Christmas Tree

DIY,ornamnet

 

Christmas time is here, can you guys believe it!? I am getting out all of my decorations on Friday and plan on spending the day putting the up while sipping on hot chocolate and jamming out to some Christmas songs. My favorite part of decorating for Christmas and putting up the tree! Every year my family and I make a new ornament for our tree so we can remember that particular year. It’s one of my daughters favorite traditions so we usually let her pick out the ornament we are going to make each year. So with that in mind I thought I would share with you some of the best DIY ornaments that we found from across the web while searching for the perfect ornament for our family. Perhaps your family perfect DIY ornament is right here on this list! Lets check them out: [Read more…]

DIY Maracas Easter Egg Craft for Kids

DIY Maracas Easter Egg Craft for Kids


DIY Easter Egg Maracas

 

Happy Spring everyone! I don’t know about you, but I am super happy to feel the sunshine on my face and to put up my winter coat. Easter is right around the corner and it’s one of my favorite spring holidays. All the fun colors, treats, and of course, the meaning behind it. Over the weekend my daughter and I did a fun Easter Egg Craft for kids that I wanted to share with you guys. These DIY Maracas Easter Egg Craft for Kids are super easy to make and are fun to shake around during a dance break! (Which I encourage every family to take part in at least once a week!). Let’s check out how to make them! [Read more…]

How To Make An Indoor Cat Garden #MyPetMyStar

How To Make An Indoor Cat Garden #MyPetMyStar

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diy indoor cat garden

Where are my cat lovers at? We are a home filled with furry friends (4 to be exact!) and we think it’s purrrfect! I love having a cat to home home to and love in the evenings, even if they do require a ton of attention, ha! We recently added a kitten to our household and he is adorable and full of energy! He was a rescue kitty that came from the outside, so we wanted to help him adjust to being on the inside, as all of our other cats are indoor cats. So how can we bring some of the outside indoor for our cat? We thought making an indoor cat garden would be perfect! After all he is #MyPetStar and we want to make sure he is treated like one!  [Read more…]

How To Make Tissue Paper Flowers

How To Make Tissue Paper Flowers

How To Make Tissue Paper Flowers

Ya’ll….it’s hot outside. Like, 95 degrees with enough humidity to choke on kind of hot. So what’s a mom to do when she can’t let her kids play outside for too long? She crafts of course! I’m always down to break out the craft box and get a little creative on a hot summer day, how about you? And perfect timing too, we have a party to help set up next weekend, so we thought it would be fun to try our hand at making some homemade decorations. Making your own Tissue Paper Flowers is a lot easier than you might think, and they look adorable. You can make them as small or as big as you want them! Let’s check out how it’s done: [Read more…]

How To Make A Simple Flower Crown

How To Make A Simple Flower Crown

Simple Flower Crown

It’s almost summer ya’ll! May is a fun month around my house. It’s the end of school, my daughters birthday, and the Renascence festival. We love going to the Renascence festival every year and my daughter always dresses up. This year we found an awesome princess dress for like $20 at Cracker Barrel for her to wear, but she said that every princess needed a crown. Now mind you, she said this 2 days before we were scheduled to go, so we had to get a little creative. You know I love a good DIY project, so I needed to learn how to make a simple flower crown in a hurry! And so I did, AND it only cost $3/each to make. When you make your own flower crown you can customize it any way you want and it’s perfect for dress up, play time, flower girls, or medieval princesses! [Read more…]

Easy DIY Seashell Candles

Easy DIY Seashell Candles

Easy DIY Seashell Candles

The countdown is on guys! Only 3 more weeks of school (at least for us down here in Nashville). I am SO excited to spend some much needed quality time with my little one. I am planning day trips, movie marathons, and just having fun together. One of mine and my daughters favorite things to do is crafts! And in the summer their is plenty of time for all things crafty! So to celebrate the almost start of summer I thought it would be fun to make some DIY Seashell Candles! These would look great on a mantle, as a centerpiece, or would make great favors for a summer party! And the best part is, they are easy to make (and cheap!). Let’s check it out! [Read more…]