Bookmarks

Pretty DIY Bookmarks

This is a household of avid readers. We sometimes read as a family (the “Chronicles of Narnia” or the original “Winny-the-Pooh”) and we often read on our own. One of our favorite things to do as a family is take a trip to the bookstore and just hang out enjoying some good books (and the Read More

Wall Decorations

DIY Wall Decorations

These wall decorations use the same method as the picture frames I made several months ago. These are in our baby’s room and I made similar ones for our fou-year-old’s room. What you’ll need: Three wooden plaques from the craft store Three sheets of matching or complimentary craft paper Decoupage glue Acrylic paint in a Read More

Pretty Jar Labels

Pretty Jar Labels

These are the jars from Wednesday’s post that I used for organizing the pantry. They are plain ol’ wide-mouth quart-sized canning jars with plastic lids. They are frugal and very effective for organization, but once I got them in the pantry, it was hard to tell what was in each jar without pulling them out. Read More

Dried Flower Picture

Dried Flower Picture

This was my mother’s birthday present. Pumpkin and I picked the wildflowers and leaves from my parents property last summer, which makes it even more special! Here’s how to make your own.   What you’ll need: a picture frame a piece of paper Mod Podge a small, cheap paintbrush tweezers flowers and leaves paper towels Read More