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...]

How to Use the Cricut Knife Blade with Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. The Cricut Maker is one of my favorite craft tools. There are so many creative ways you can use the machine to make and personalize everything from parties to home decor.   The Cricut Maker has an adaptive tool system, with an innovative design, that allows you to easily change out the tools making it even easier to craft and create projects as expansive as your imagination. I've … [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 Snowman Felt Board with Cricut Maker

After the holiday season is over, I feel like I’m in limbo...do I savor the Winter? Do I jump into Spring? This year, I’m hanging on to the winter days as long as I can!  Let's embrace winter with this adorable DIY Snowman Felt Board with Cricut Maker. My sister is a teacher and her class is learning about winter this month, and she asked if I could help her cut out some felt pieces for her classroom. I was happy to help, except I wasn’t able to find what I was looking for in … [Read more...]

Cute DIY Monster Valentine’s Day Card

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.   Monsters are typically associated with Halloween, but I think you will find this cute DIY Monster Valentine's Day Card is scary adorable and perfect for sending to that special someone on Valentine's Day. I have a soft spot for monsters, at least the cute and colorful kind.  I love incorporating them into holiday crafts, printables, and parties any chance I … [Read more...]

How to Use the Scoring Wheel with Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.   Did you get a Cricut Maker for Christmas?  Or maybe you've had one for a while, but you just aren't sure how to use it to its full potential. One of the key features of the Cricut Maker is the adaptive tool system.  With this innovative design, you can easily change out the tools on the Cricut Maker, making your ability to craft and create as expansive as your … [Read more...]

Cricut EasyPress 2 vs. Heat Press – Which Is Better?

If you have been looking considering an EasyPress 2 or heat press but not sure which one is better or right for you then you’ll definitely want to read this post.  If you've been following me for a while you know how much I love doing projects with my Cricut.  And you'll find that most of those projects involve iron-on vinyl.  It's my absolute favorite, I love how you can personalize everything from pillows to PJs. One thing is certain, creating those … [Read more...]

Fa La La La Llama Pancakes and PJs Christmas Party

Tis' the season to rock your Christmas jammies!  But, not just any PJs, no we need cute personalized fa la la la llama PJs.  And if you are going to have cute new PJs you might as well plan a Llama Pancakes and PJs Christmas party too! The holiday season is one of my favorite times of the year, especially when it comes to hosting parties.  I love putting together simple celebrations that let us soak up every second of this joyful time of year.  I decided this year that we … [Read more...]

Holiday Decor with Cricut Maker vs. Explore Air 2

As the holiday season approaches one of the things I get lots of questions about from readers is which Cricut machine to buy. Whether you are planning to hit up the Black Friday deals or hoping that Santa leaves one under the tree for you, I'm here to help you decide which machine is right for you. I have been a Cricut owner since 2010 and over the years I've crafted with each of their machines.  You are probably familiar with the two most recent machines, the Cricut Explore Air 2 and … [Read more...]

DIY Snowman Holiday Napkins with Cricut EasyPress2

I love finding creative ways to make the holidays feel extra special.  Over the years I've learned that it doesn't have to be an over the top production or party. Sometimes it's the simple things that they remember most.  Like, baking cookies with mom, or the special holiday glasses.   You may remember that I recently created a set of 4 fun DIY Halloween napkins with my Cricut EasyPress2.  My kids had so much fun using these monster themed napkins all month long, and … [Read more...]