Mother’s Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream Paper

Lately it feels like everything is sneaking up on me quicker than I can flip the calendar. Are you like me and need some last minute Mother's Day ideas? Over the years some of my most treasured gifts have been the handmade gifts or cards my kids have made for me.  These are the gifts that bring a smile to my face and remind me what an honor it is to have the title "mom."  Make mom smile this Mother's Day with these awesome handmade Mother's Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream … [Read more...]

DIY Hand Painted Pendant Necklaces

The other day the temperatures in Texas started to warm up and now I'm craving all things spring.  I am ready to break out the flip flops and the brightly colored clothes.  But, if I'm being completely honest my wardrobe lacks a lot of color (I own a lot of black.) Which is why I decided to add a pop of color with some new DIY bright colored hand painted pendant necklaces . I've been working with DecoArt for a few years and one of the the things I love about working with … [Read more...]

Handmade Gifts Under $25

Calling all DIY lovers! And those of you who are trying to save a little bit of cash by making Handmade Gifts Under $25! Handmade gifts come from the heart and show how much you treasure the ones you are giving gift too. Some of these ideas may only take half an hour, or less and we think anyone would be thrilled to get one of these amazing gifts. Do something out of the ordinary.. learn how to arm knit! And make a cute infinity wreath in someone's favorite color!Arm Knit Infinity Scarf Do … [Read more...]

The Best Mother’s Day Gift

We think moms are the best ever, hands down!  The same could be said for grandma's too! We are certain that this adorable DIY project will hands down be the best Mother's Day gift they receives this year. Whether you are looking for a gift for mom or grandma we have you covered with this adorable DIY gift and free printables. I can't think of anything I cherish more than having my kids tiny little hand prints etched in time forever.  They grow up way to fast and I can't resist … [Read more...]

Winter Woodland Christmas Tree – Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

I'm dreaming of a white Christmas...and since I live in Texas the chances of that happening are fairly slim.  So, this year I decided I would create my own winter wonderland with a snow covered Christmas tree for the Michaels Dream Tree Challenge.  I'm absolutely thrilled with how this snow covered tree turned out and can't wait to curl up on the couch with a cup of hot cocoa, a roaring fire in the fire place and dream of a white Christmas while admiring my Winter Woodland Christmas … [Read more...]

DIY Hand Painted Tea Towels

Bring whimsy and personality into your kitchen with DIY Hand Painted Tea Towels. This easy and affordable DIY is a great way to add character to your own space or to personalize a special gift for friends.  Nothings says heartfelt like a handmade personalized gift like my personalized homemade lemonade hostess gift. Start by purchasing a package of plain white tea towels, which are also commonly known as flour sack towels.  You will also need a stencil or stamp and paint and paint … [Read more...]

DIY Octopus Costume

"Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Hub Network through their partnership with Circle of Moms. While I was compensated to write a post about Hub Network's First Annual Halloween Bash Costume Contest, all opinions are my own." I love homemade costumes and this DIY Octopus Costume is all kinds of fabulous!  Did I mention it's no sew, quick and affordable? I'll admit, I'm somewhat of a costume snob.  So when the Hub Network asked me to share a DIY costume for kids I was … [Read more...]

Little Bo Peep & Her Lost Sheep

Last year I made the kids Halloween costumes...Introducing Little Bo Peep & her Lost Sheep. I love how they turned out, they were so adorable!  It took forever for me to sew them and get them right, but it was all worth it because they were so stinkin' cute!  Aubrey was Little Bo Peep in her pretty pink dress and the twins were cute fluffy sheep.   This year we have been so busy that I still haven't started on the kids costumes, and Halloween is only a week … [Read more...]