Upgrade Your Winter Look With a Pom Pom Beanie

Gray winter days call for bright, cheerful accessories. Make a statement and stay warm with a pom pom beanie.

Gray, winter days call for bright, cheerful accessories, so why not make a statement and stay warm with a pom pom beanie? This trendy topper has been going strong for the last few years, and it is showing no sign of slowing down. Pom poms are decorating everything from bags to shoes and even scarves, but […]

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5 Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Projects

I've rounded up some of my favorite DIY projects from the archives just in time for you to whip up some last minute gifts like fudge brownies.

Make this Valentine’s Day extra special with some homemade love. I’ve rounded up some of my favorite DIY projects from the archives just in time for you to whip up some last minute gifts. 5 Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Projects   1. DIY Quote Scarf  Wear your favorite romantic quotes close to your heart with […]

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DIY Date Night Jar

Date Night Jars are easy to put together and make sweet gifts.

This summer has been a season of wedding festivities, and the Date Night Jar has become a bridal shower staple. I will admit that the first time I saw one I couldn’t believe anyone would pay $30 for a jar full of craft sticks. However, when my cousin asked me to make her one for a shower […]

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DIY Recipe Notebook

A handmade recipe notebook is the perfect way to create a treasured collection of favorite, family recipes.

I’m the kind of girl who hates PowerPoint presentations not because I think they are difficult to put together but because they are so mind-numbingly uncreative. PowerPoint is too easy too cookie cutter, but it’s, also, professional. Chances are your boss would frown if instead of giving a PowerPoint presentation you pulled out butcher paper and started […]

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Brown Butter Shortbread Cookies

As a rage baker, the kitchen is where I go to de-stress. Whipping up a batch of cookies is a good way to fix a bad day. Also, I’m the type of girl who will sit down and read a cookbook like it’s a novel. Peg Bracken’s The Compleat I Hate To Cook Book is excellent […]

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DIY: How to Make a Simple Leather Bracelet

There is something incredibly satisfying about a project that does not take long to complete. This simple bracelet is the perfect way to while away an afternoon while using up extra beads from past projects. Supplies: Leather cord (Cut a piece that is 2.5 times larger than your wrist.) 5 Small beads (Make sure the […]

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DIY: Embellished Sunglasses

Summer is officially here!  To celebrate, this weekend I got crafty and embellished sunglasses because nothing says easy living like bejeweled shades.  This project isn’t difficult and is a great way to get rid of random craft supplies lying around the house.  I think these sunglasses are from H&M, and most of the decorative pieces […]

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DIY: How to Make Naughty Granny Panties

If you have ever wondered if it is possible to make your own undies instead of forking over $20 at Victoria’s Secret, then this project is for you. With just a couple of hours and some basic sewing skills, you can flaunt your own pair of Naughty Granny Panties. You will need… Scissors Pins Shipping […]

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DIY Art Journal Scrapbook

I recently stumbled across this video on YouTube and immediately fell in love with the idea of making something similar.  The art journal I created is on a much smaller scale, but that makes it perfect for a quick and easy project. Supplies Paper bags or craft paper Journal Scissors Pencil Scrap paper such as […]

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