Homemade Christmas Gifts – For Her (Part 4)

Homemade Christmas for her

Every year I love to make a Christmas List of the perfect DIY gifts for the women in your life! Moms, Grandmas, Daughters, Friends, Neighbors, and other loved ones. I hope you enjoy this years list of perfect DIY Gifts for Her… 1. Extender Slips – These are so easy to make and they are perfect to slip under a skirt or dress to add a little length. 2. Lace Tank Top – What girl wouldn’t love a Lacy Top to {Read More}

Hand Warmers – a Tutorial

Hand Warmers Tutorial

Trying to think of the perfect gift for your friend, neighbor, family, teacher, etc? These little reusable hand warmers are the perfect fall/winter gift for anyone in your life. I made them last year for my kids teachers and some gals I visit teach! You can make them with any design fabric. Kids love them too! Just pop these little babies in the microwave for 30 seconds and put in your pockets to keep your fingers warm while out in {Read More}

3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces

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Hope your Holiday’s are going great! Today I’m showing you a Tutorial on how to make some 3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces. I made these for a Church Christmas Party I was in charge of 2 years ago and I used them again last year! They are so inexpensive, simple, and easy, even the kids can help make these! They are also great for decorating during Christmas. Use some patterned paper for a festive look. You can see all our Christmas Party Decorating ideas HERE. Supplies: {Read More}

DIY Baby Spider Costume

Spider Costume

Simple and cute DIY Baby Spider Costume! I made this for my little guy several years ago. It’s perfect for your little crawler, with the legs moving along the side as they crawl, so funny! This is a great costume to keep your little one warm if you live in a cold place! Here’s what you’ll need to make your own… Supplies: Black Hooded Jacket Black Pants Googly Eyes Black Fleece (or other black fabric that doesn’t fray) Batting (stuffing for the legs {Read More}

DIY Photo Fridge Magnets

Photo Fridge Magnets

My Mom and I made these when she came to visit a while back. We used glass rocks (1″) that are flat on one side, cut pictures of each of her grandchildren, and glued them on. Then we added a magnet to the back. I made them for my Mother-in-law as well and she loved them!! They make a great gift for loved ones during the Holidays! (This post contains affiliate links) Supplies: 1″ Clear Glass Dome rocks Printed photos (faces smaller than {Read More}

DIY Lace Tank Top – U-Create Guest Post

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I am so excited to be guest posting today on U-Create! I’m sharing a fun DIY Lace Tank Top Tutorial with all of the U-Create readers! It’s easy to make and cheap! I used a tank top and lace from a recycled tablecloth! Layer with your favorite jacket or cardigan for the perfect Fall outfit! Go check out the tutorial HERE! *Thanks Kari for being such a great hostess! I love U-Create and I hope I can be your guest again soon! -Taya

Lego Storage Container

Lego Storage Container

Our kids LOVE Legos! And if you’re reading this I’m guessing your kids do too! You may remember the post where we shared the Lego Drawers we built for our son not to long ago. Our daughter also has a few sets of girl Lego Friends and we needed a good way to store them when she wasn’t playing with them. However, she doesn’t have quite the amount of Legos as her brother so I decided to make something a little more simple for her Legos… this {Read More}

Craft Room Tour

Craft Room

A couple years ago my husband created this incredible Craft Space for me to do all my crafting and sewing in! It was a birthday gift. He designed it and built everything so I could have a useful Craft Room that was organized and functional! I have been wanting to share how cute it turned out for some time. It doesn’t always stay this clean but I love having a place for all my crafty things! Check it out… (This post {Read More}

4th of July Kids Craft – Star Hat

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I’ve got a new and exciting part of the blog – some call it vlogging (video blogging). Featuring my 2 cuties Samantha age 9 and Ella age 4. All my kids love to do crafts! You should see all the little scraps of paper laying around my house on a daily basis! I love it that my kids are so creative, it warms my heart. So I decided to get my kids involved with my blog! Thus ‘Sam and Ella’s {Read More}

Simple and Cheap DIY Extender Slips

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Ever have a skirt or dress that is just a tad too short? Or maybe your legs are just really long so skirts come up too high when you’re sitting down? I know you’ve seen them before… the cute extender slips you can wear under your short skirts and dresses. But I’m here to share a little secret that will help you save money and still have your very own adorable extender slip!! Are you ready to learn how to {Read More}