Dollar Store Advent Calendar

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Do you love the tradition of the advent calendar?   Here is a creative idea for an advent calendar using Dollar Tree pails and a large board.  What kid doesn’t love the anticipation of something special each day to countdown to Christmas?  And these pails from Dollar Tree are perfect to put a small treat, {…Read More…}





Be Grateful Pallet Art

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While this month is a great time to focus on all the blessings in our lives, really anytime is great time for that.  I am always trying to get my kids to have an attitude of gratitude.  This sign is just a reminder of all the things we have to be grateful for.  So I {…Read More…}





Pom Pom Flowers in Mirrored Boo Jars

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Hey guys.  I took a break from building my mudroom lockers (tutorial and pics soon) to do a quick Halloween project.  Sometimes you just want to do a quick project to feel some sense of accomplishment when you are in the midst of big builds.  I am going to show you how to make a {…Read More…}





Wooden Shipping Crate Toy Box

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Corralling toys is always a struggle in our home.  It seems like the open topped chests work best for our kids to make a clean sweep quickly.  They can just toss their stuffed animals all into one, sports stuff in another, etc.  Old shipping crates with wheels make perfect toy boxes.  I found a free {…Read More…}