Craft Tutorial: Spring Mason Jars

Craft Tutorial: Spring Mason Jars

Mason jar décor is an extremely popular option right now, Pinterest and Etsy are full of sets to buy. But listen to me, you need absolutely no artistic skill to create your own set and for a fraction of the cost. Mason jars are available at the big box stores like...
Greeting Card Organizer: A Tutorial

Greeting Card Organizer: A Tutorial

One of my goals for the past few years has been to connect more with the people I love. I know, I know. We follow each other on Facebook and text once in awhile. Well, I realized how much I missed not only receiving a handwritten note once every now and then, I missed...
DIY Frugal Wrapping

DIY Frugal Wrapping

I hate spending hard earned money on Christmas wrapping paper. Period. It’s bad enough that it’s expensive but it’s cheap. So cheap the corners of the boxes poke through and the slightest bump during delivery tears a huge hole in it. Yuck, I hate the...
Five Unique Gifts in a Jar

Five Unique Gifts in a Jar

We’ve all made them or received them. Gifts in a jar. You know, the cookie mix, the hot chocolate concoction. Don’t get me wrong, I loved making and gifting them and I loved receiving them as gifts. Last year I even made Sugar Scrubs… in a jar! This...
The Finishing Touch: A Fall Wreath

The Finishing Touch: A Fall Wreath

Last week I had fun creating a fall themed entry for our home. Cute baby pumpkins, bales of straw, and the inevitable colorful mums added a warm welcoming look to our front door.  The only thing I felt was missing was a wreath for the door. And so… I  not only...