Dyed Popsicle Stick Sunburst {Great Summer Kid’s Craft}

The summer is a great time to bust out some crafts with the kids.  Whether they are spending too much time on screens, the weather is less than stellar or you just want to engage your kids with another form of creativity, crafts are an awesome way to teach your kids to explore.  Kayla and {…Read More…}





Laundry Basket Dresser

So I have been a long time fan of Ana-White.  In fact if you follow me on Instagram you know I made the cottage loft bed of hers this past week.  My goal this week is to get it painted and styled.  My very first project I attempted from Ana was her laundry basket dresser.  I remember , two years ago, how scared I was to make this thinking I could never build something.  Well this little laundry basket dresser started my love for building.  I thought since ya’ll loved it (it has been over 165K times) we would revisit it.  This is really one of the easiest plans on Ana’s site.

laundry basket square

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4th of July Outfit – Upcycled T-shirt Dress

Ever since I overcame my fear of my serger (Brother 1034D ) I have been obsessed with upcyclng old t-shirts and repurposing them into cute dresses and skirts for my daughter.  Once a month my local thrift store has 1/2 price day.  I took advantage of that and found a cute patriotic shirt and three matching {…Read More…}





DIY Outdoor Boggle / Word Streak Game

Anyone else love word games?  I love playing Scrabble (aka Words with Friends), Upwords, Bananagrams, Mad Gab, Taboo, etc.  Home Depot asked me to create a personalized version of their football toss.  Since my linguistics is better than my aim with a football I decided to make it into a customized Boggle game, also known {…Read More…}