FREE Football Cell Phone Wallpaper

Hello there my friends & welcome to the start of FOOTBALL season! Who else is as excited as I am?? I love this time of year as it has ALL of the things I love all rolled up into one season: FALL. We get cooler temperatures, the return of pumpkin spice everything, leaves changing, candles burning, pumpkins and of course, FOOTBALL! To get y'all as excited as I am, I created a new FREE hand lettered design just for you, that I think will come in handy for ya this season! ;) Check it out . . … [Read more...]

My Story Stones: Painted River Rocks

Every summer my family takes a trip to the Frio River, it's a vacation that actually started with college friends 15 years ago and it is a highly anticipated vacation for everyone in the family, I guess you could say it's our happy place. One of my kids favorite things to do, other than tubing down the Frio, is to collect river rocks. We have quite the collection of rocks that somehow make their way home, get scattered around the yard and house, and occasionally even end up in the wash. … [Read more...]

Mixed Media Dream Canvas Art

Do you ever get intimated when it comes to trying new things?  For the most part I think of myself as a fairly crafty person, but this month my monthly DecoArt challenge pushed me to try something new.  I was pretty intimated by this month's DecoArt project because I have zero artistic ability.  I have to admit that in the beginning I was worried about how this project would turn out, but I have to say I love how my Mixed Media Dream Canvas Art turned out and it was actually lots … [Read more...]

20 Summer Crafts for Boys

The best kind of crafts for boy to make are the kind that they can play with after they are done making it! These 20 Summer Crafts for Boys will hopefully keep them occupied doing something creative for a bit so they aren’t driving you crazy. There's something for every type of boy- from the Lego lover to the brainy kid. Now how fun is this!? The boys can watch their boats or cars float down a Tinfoil River!3 Little Greenwoods If your little guy is interested in the solar system, help him … [Read more...]

DIY Butterfly Yarn Magnets

The blossoms are blooming, the sun is shining and spring is in the air. What better way to get in the spring spirit than to create artwork inspired by the season with a fun butterfly craft. I teamed up with Oriental Trading to create colorful, fun and easy butterfly yarn magnets that are not only a work of art themselves, but a craft that can also be used to hang up and display all of the colorful artwork your kids create this spring. My kids love drawing, painting and creating artwork, but … [Read more...]

Hand Painted Love Word Art Canvas

I am so excited about the arrival of spring.  The warmer weather has me itching to spruce things up around our home.  After a long dreary winter, spring is the perfect time to freshen up your home decor.  Whether you are just giving it a good spring cleaning, adding pops of color with DIY spring decor or redecorating, spring is the perfect season to focus on transforming your space. I recently re-decorated my tween daughter's bedroom and created a gallery wall with lots of DIY … [Read more...]

Tween Girls Bedroom Makeover

Is your little girls bedroom decor ready for an update?  My daughter has been begging me to redecorate her room since the day we moved into our new house.  It's been one of those projects that I just kept putting off because there were so many other ones that needed to be done. But, my daughter recently celebrated her 10th birthday and I knew it was time to finally tackle our tween girls bedroom makeover! I have teamed up with Cricut to show you how you can transform a boring and … [Read more...]

30+ Kids Valentine Printables

With Valentine's day being just a week away, I thought I would put together 30+ Kids Valentine Printables for my readers! If you're a procrastinator like me, that's ok.  I have you covered with lots of adorable ideas and free printables, all you need is a little bit of time and a printer.  It is a great way to spend an afternoon with your children, and the best part is that the Valentines are semi-homemade. It'll show there was a lot of love put into them. ALL the printables here are FREE and … [Read more...]

DIY Foam Popsicle Sign

Summer is this magical time of year where our schedules are less demanding and our family gets to spend quality time together creating memories.  While school supplies are already hitting the shelves at stores, I'm not quite ready to let all the summer fun go and created this DIY Foam Popsicle Sign to remind us to savor every last bit of the summer season. This month  Make It: Fun Crafts® challenged us to create wall art using the foam sheets and I had lots of ideas for tropical signs, … [Read more...]

10 Patriotic Signs for 4th of July

This year I decided to decorate our fireplace mantel for the 4th of July and I am in love with all the red, white and blue decor.  Do you decorate your mantel for the 4th of July?  The 4th of July provides the perfect opportunity to showcase your patriotic spirit.  To honor the occasion I've round up 1o Patriotic Signs that will help you salute America with festive red, white and blue decor for your 4th of July mantel. These patriotic signs range from DIY chalkboard art to painted pallets and … [Read more...]