5 Ways to Make Travel Games for Kids

Summertime means vacation time for most families.  Whether you are just driving over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house, or packing your passports for an overseas adventure, traveling with children requires some advance preparation.  Keeping busy little bodies and minds occupied while they are confined to car or airplane seats takes both {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Decorate with Terra Cotta Pots

It’s summertime, when most homeowners make more than a few trips to the garden center.  While you shop for your outdoor spaces at the local nursery, why not get some inspiration for your indoor spaces, too?  Stacks of terra cotta pots you pass on your way to the petunias are just waiting to be repurposed {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Creative Mailing Ideas

There are not many people who don’t love getting mail. I am not referring to credit card offers and Valpaks. I am talking about envelopes and packages that elicit excitement in wondering who it’s from and what’s inside. (In case you can’t tell, I REALLY like getting mail. If you want to make my day, {…Read More…}

Fabric Flower Necklace {The Shine Project}

I love big and unique jewelry pieces.   That is why I adore this puffy fabric flower necklace from Ashley at The Shine Project.   When I saw her supply list I thought it was too good to be true.   I seem to overcomplicate tutorials.   This one is easy enough for the beginning {…Read More…}