Home State Burlap Canvas

Burlap Home State Canvas_Michaels Raw Bar

Hey friends!  I’m back with another fun project, a Home State  Burlap Canvas, for the July Michaels Makers campaign and an exclusive sneak peak at some of the new Raw Bar products they will be carrying in stores nationwide August 8th. We recently moved into a new house and I've finally unpacked all the boxes and now I’m slowly working on putting the finishing touches in each room.  My home office is one of those rooms that needs a fresh new makeover and since I spend lots of time in there I … [Read more...]

Summer Crafts with Kiwi Crate

Piper and her Puppets

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kiwi Crate. We've made our summer bucket list, the chore chart is ready and school if finally out...bring on summer!  I"m really looking forward to a more relaxed schedule and getting to soak up some summer fun with my kids.  But, even with careful planning and a carefree attitude you can guarantee at some point over the next 11 weeks of summer break I'll hear those famous words "I'm bored!" Thankfully I'm prepared with the award-winning, … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Cups and Bunny Bait

Easter Bunny Cup

Hippity Hoppity Easter is just around the corner and this easy DIY project is a fun craft for you and the kids.  Your kids will love making these Easter Bunny Cups and filling them with a tasty Bunny Bait snack. Whether you are planning an Easter Egg Hunt party or just want a festive afternoon snack these Easter Bunny Cups filled with sweet Bunny Bait are sure to be a hit with the kids! Supplies: White paper cups Easter Bunny Ear Template Googly eyes Mini pink pom … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Canvas

Easter Bunny Canvas Giggles Galore

I recently hosted a craft night and guest could make one of three projects, including my easy Easter Bunny Canvas.  This is a fun project that can be customized to suit your personal style and taste.  I'm not really a pastel kind of gal.  I like using bright colors, like I did for our Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt.  I wanted my Easter Bunny Canvas to be a bold statement and the bright colors just make me happy. I painted my canvas a bright aqua and used colorful patterned paper from the new Amy … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Craft Room Giveaway

Ultimate Craft Room Giveaway

Did you know that March was National Craft Month?  How awesome is that, a whole month dedicated to crafts and the people who love making them!  We all know you can't craft without supplies and who doesn't love a good giveaway, especially if it's the ULTIMATE CRAFT ROOM GIVEAWAY?! We've joined together with members of the 2014 Snap team: Tatertots and Jello | The Crafting Chicks | I Heart Naptime | Whipperberry | The Crafted Sparrow Sweet Rose Studio | One Charming Party | NoBiggie | Giggles … [Read more...]

Pinwheel Party Favors

Spring Pinwheel Party Favors

This project post is a part of a paid marketing campaign with Snap. Although this post is sponsored the project idea and all opinions expressed are my own.   I'm obsessed with pinwheels. Something about those little spinning things reminds me of spring. They also remind me of carefree, playful afternoons from childhood.  I think they are such a whimsical and fun way to add a little flair to any event. When I stumbled on this cheerful paper craft collection from Amy Tangerine Plus One I … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Favor Bags

St Patricks Day Favor Bags_Giggles Galore

Your friends are sure to feel lucky when you give them these adorable St. Patrick's Day Favor Bags.  They are perfect as party favors or as prizes at the end of a Leprechaun treasure hunt, either way you are celebrating they are perfect for St. Patrick's Day! Filled with delicious gold coins these easy to create favor bags make a special treat.  And you only need a few minutes to whip them up. What you'll need: Muslin Bag (I found mine in the Target Dollar Spot) Gold glitter iron … [Read more...]

DIY Shamrock Coasters

DIY Shamrock Coasters

Gold is a hot trend right now!  I'll admit I was slow to embrace it, but the more I use it in decorating, crafts and my own personal fashion (what little I have) it has grown on me.  This month I've teamed up with some of my crafty friends to share 10 fabulous gold inspired projects, including my gold DIY Shamrock Coasters. St. Patrick's Day isn't a holiday I do a lot of decorating or hosting parties for, but it's always fun to have a little festive touch around to celebrate.  Since St. … [Read more...]

Polymer Clay Donut Rings

Polymer Clay Donut Ring_Giggles Galore

Donuts are a popular trend and seen everywhere from breakfast, dessert and even party themes.  This year for my daughter's birthday she requested a sleepover so of course we combined it with our love of donuts!  These DIY Polymer Clay Donut Rings were the perfect addition to our sweet party favors we handed out. I've never tried making my own jewelry, but I was surprised at how easy it was to make these cute little rings.  Here's what you'll need to make your own DIY Polymer Clay Donut … [Read more...]

Donut Necklace

Sprinkle Donut Necklace Tutorial

For my daughter's Donuts and Pjs slumber party we made some , including this easy and inexpensive Donut Necklace. I like giving party favors that are useful and instantly remind guest of how much fun they had at the party.  But, I also wanted everything about this party to be simple and while I was searching for ideas for party favors I ran across this darling necklace from Little Blue Boo.  I decided to make my own necklaces for the girls and thought it would be fun to include in their party … [Read more...]