a year of creative projects

A Year of Creative Projects: Paper Crafts

Hello everyone! Several months ago, I shared with you my goal of doing a craft project for every day of 2018 (read about it here). I'm still crafting daily, but I have not had as many opportunities to blog as often as I would like because of my son being at home with me all… Continue reading A Year of Creative Projects: Paper Crafts

Craft Roundip

5 DIY Dollhouses

I LOVE dollhouses! I recently received a dollhouse as a gift, and I plan on giving it a makeover in the next few weeks. My only problem with dollhouses is that they can be costly. The higher end houses cost hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars. That's why I enjoy creating and decorating dollhouses using crates… Continue reading 5 DIY Dollhouses

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5 Easy Dessert Ideas

I love desserts of any kind, so I've spent the past few weeks baking and decorating different treats for myself and also for friends and family. Today I want to share with you all some sweet recipes and ideas that you can bake in 30 minutes or less.   Berry Mini Breads Ingredients and Supplies:… Continue reading 5 Easy Dessert Ideas

a year of creative projects · wreaths

Flamingo Wreath

This fabulous flamingo wreath is a fun addition to any wall or door! Continue reading below for instructions on how to make this DIY project that will keep you smiling all summer long. Supplies: Hula Hoop Gold Spray Paint Plastic Flamingo Artificial Rose Vine Garland "Welcome" Chipboard Sign Pink Acrylic Paint Hot Glue Gun and… Continue reading Flamingo Wreath

a year of creative projects · wood

Wood Frame Wreath

The idea for this wood frame wreath project originally came from Hobby Lobby, but I decided to add my personal touch to it. I'm a big believer in reusing and repurposing as many of my craft supplies and old projects as possible, so I jumped at the chance to do this wreath when I saw… Continue reading Wood Frame Wreath

a year of creative projects · home decor

Bird’s Nest Picture Frame

I recently started cleaning and organizing my craft closet. That is when I discovered that I owned a bunch of unused picture frames. For some reason, I like to buy picture frames when I visit dollar stores. I also found some faux bird's nests I purchased during the Easter holiday that I never used. Being… Continue reading Bird’s Nest Picture Frame

a year of creative projects · home decor

DIY Flower Canvas

I love any craft project involving flowers. So I was excited when I found this simple and easy flower canvas project on Youtube. Michaels created the video, and it inspired me to make a version of the wall art for my home. Supplies: 12" x 12" white canvas Assortment of faux flowers Cardstock Hot glue… Continue reading DIY Flower Canvas

a year of creative projects · home decor

Wood Mason Jar Holder

I have to admit that I'm still not over the Mason jar craze!  For this tutorial, I decided to turn some of those jars and a wooden board into beautiful wall decor. Mason jars are such a versatile and inexpensive way to decorate your home, and they are especially lovely when you add flowers to… Continue reading Wood Mason Jar Holder

a year of creative projects · wreaths

Embroidery Hoop Wreath

Today's blog post features an easy wreath tutorial. In just 30 minutes or less, you can decorate your door with a simple yet beautiful wreath that's perfect for Spring and Summer.   Supplies: 10" Embroidery Hoop Faux Flowers Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks Felt Scissors Wire Cutters Instructions: 1. Make a base for the… Continue reading Embroidery Hoop Wreath

a year of creative projects · Food

Organic Cake Mix Cupcakes

I bought organic cake mix made by Foodstirs© and ended up baking some delicious cupcakes for a party. The cupcakes were topped off with organic frosting made by Simple Mills©, followed by candy pearls and decorations. You might be able to find the cake mix and frosting at a nearby grocery store, if not, click… Continue reading Organic Cake Mix Cupcakes