DIY Personalized Popsicle Holders with Cricut EasyPress

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. My kids recently informed me that there are only 4 weeks of school left, the countdown to summer is officially on at our house.  Just like the kids I too am looking forward to summer.  Summer means sleeping in, swimming, vacations, and of course popsicles!  These DIY Personalized Popsicle Holders I made with the Cricut EasyPress are going to be a summer … [Read more...]

DIY Hexagon Bee Coasters with Cricut Maker

Recently I planned a Bee-utiful Bee themed party and made these cute DIY Hexagon Bee Coasters with Cricut Maker.   Have you ever started planning a party and realized you can't find exactly what you want?  It seems like it always happens, I have a vision of exactly what I want but then I can't find it.  This is why I love my Cricut Maker.   If you’ve been around awhile, you know how much I love using my Cricut Maker to create everything from home decor to party … [Read more...]

How to Paint Woven Baskets with Acrylic Paint

I've been spring cleaning and organizing all the things.  One of the things I've realized is I have an abundance of baskets.  Baskets are so versatile and are such a great storage essential.  While I have tons of baskets, they are pretty boring.  I decided to give some of my outdated baskets a pop of color with fun patterns and shapes and today I'm going to show you how to paint woven baskets with acrylic paint. These fun colorful baskets can be used to store things or … [Read more...]

Cricut Maker DIY Rainbow Bookends

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Are you looking to brighten your office space or kid's playroom with some colorful decor?  Spruce up your shelves and add a pop of color with these easy DIY Rainbow Bookends. Last week I told you all about my favorite craft tool, the Cricut Maker, and we discussed how to use the Knife Blade to create one-of-a-kind personalized projects.  Today I am going to show you how … [Read more...]

DIY Easter Bunny Napkin Rings

Hello Giggles Galore readers! It’s Cathy from Party HarDIY again, and I'm here to share another colorful DIY! Since I’m always on the lookout for a simple way to add a pop of fun to my holiday tablescape, I decided to make something new this year- DIY Easter Bunny Napkin Rings! I wanted them to be simple and affordable, so I used basic craft supplies like wooden beads, cardstock, and those tiny scraps of felt that get left behind that I can’t seem to bring myself to throw away. Since it’s really … [Read more...]

How to Decorate Your Mantel for Spring

March means that spring is just within reach and if you are like me you can't wait to embrace the longer hours of daylight, start anew and refresh your space to reflect the change in seasons.  I am officially over the cold weather and so ready for spring!  However, it doesn't seem like Mother Nature is ready to cooperate, but I couldn't wait any longer and decided to decorate for spring.   I teamed up with Oriental Trading to show you how to decorate your mantel for spring … [Read more...]

Farmhouse Mother’s Day Sign with Cricut

My mom has always been my biggest fan and the inspiration for so many of the fun projects I create here on the blog. Besides being a wonderful mom, she is also one amazing grandma.  Which is why I created this beautiful Farmhouse Mother's Day Sign to show her how special she is. As a kid, I knew she was pretty extraordinary, even though I may have been her biggest headache, especially in the teen years.  She was always busy planning epic parties, crafting with me and making sure we … [Read more...]

DIY Leprechaun Trap House

In just a few short weeks those mischievous little Leprechauns will be on the hunt for gold.  Do your kids want to get a good look at one up close?  Then you are definitely going to need to create a colorful and shimmery DIY Leprechaun Trap House to lure those wee little leprechauns in. This St. Patrick's Day I teamed up with DecoArt to create a DIY Leprechaun Trap House that even the smartest little leprechauns won't be able to resist. Stop those pesky little leprechauns from … [Read more...]

Planning a Girls Day Trip from Dallas to Decatur

I love to travel and I'm always up for a new adventure, especially when it involves spending time with girlfriends.  I recently took a girls day trip from Dallas to Decatur and had so much fun exploring some hidden gems that I thought I would share them with you here so you can plan your own day trip or girls' weekend! As much as I love a good adventure I think it's easy to get stuck in a rut.  I'm guilty of going to the same restaurants, visiting the same places and rarely … [Read more...]

DIY Love is the Greatest Adventure Canvas Banner

February is the season for love and a time when romance is in the spotlight. I personally am a romantic at heart and love finding simple little ways to celebrate others.  I recently put together a Love is in the Air Airplane themed bridal shower which inspired this simple craft project, a DIY Love is the Greatest Adventure canvas banner.  Love is a great adventure and starting a new life together is an unforgettable journey.  Whether you are just starting your relationship or … [Read more...]