Create Your Own Art

Every now and then it's a good idea to find a cathartic way to release your worries. Being crafty will always take your mind off of things. The steps are super simple and need basically zero explanation. You'll need: 4 different colors of paint, one bottle of spray paint, two paintbrushes (one small for corners […]

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Pretty DIY Corkboards

Looking for a fun and easy weekend project? Why not make your own fancy cork board?! I love this idea because the ones I've seen are usually pretty limited on the choices of frames AND they also happen to be pretty darn expensive. Since all you need is a frame from a thrift shop, some […]

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Backyard Love

What a lovely way to dress up an empty wall or fence in the backyard! When I saw this on countryliving.com I knew what my weekend project (one of these weekends) was going to be. Honestly, it's a lot easier than you think. Not too expensive either. Here are the instructions and all of the […]

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Just In Time For Summer

Looking for something simple, quick, easy, and delicious? Say "hello" to these mini caprese bites from framedcooks.com. This is the perfect little nibble to make right now when the cherry tomatoes and basil are at their delicious peak. All you do is slice the tomatoes in half, cut the cheese into tomato size cubes, and […]

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Do You REALLY Want To Look Like Barbie??

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I just LOVE this little Barbie infographic from huffingtonpost.com. Not only is it impossible to look like Barbie, turns out that it would look pretty darn awful! So what do you think? Give me your comments and feedback below. And, oh, by the way, don't forget to tell a friend if you like what you […]

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Written In Stone

Who doesn't LOVE receiving love letters?! Just think of how fabulous it would be to have a few of your all-time favorites on a DIY pillow in your home. I ran across this post from go.tipjunkie.com and couldn't be more inspired. Aside from the fact that I think this idea is genius, I really do […]

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I Do

Omigosh! I'm just swooning over this "I Do" ring box. What a great ring bearer alternative, right? This cold be the perfect gift for that special bride this season. If you're looking to add that special touch to someone's big day find this ring box on etsy.com. So what do you think? Give me your […]

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Cork & Ink

Who knew cork and ink could be such a pretty pair? Use wine corks to stamp a charming polka-dot pattern onto every last detail of your day, including place cards, drink stirrers, and toys for the children's table. The possibilities are endless…and the process is so much fun! For more go to: marthastweartweddings.com So what […]

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DIY Day

Here's a little DIY project that will brighten up your day! Perfect for any summer party, shower, or even just a way to spruce up your home…I'm in love with these pastel dipped milk bottle vases from sayyestohoboken.com. Aren't they lovely? Here's what you'll need: 1. Clean off jars well (I bought my set of […]

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Hello Spring

One of my favorite things about Spring…peonies. Who doesn't love them?! The peony is named after Paeon (also spelled Paean), a student of Asclepius, the Greek God of medicine and healing. Asclepius became jealous of his pupil; Zeus saved Paeon from the wrath of Asclepius by turning him into the peony flower. The family name "Paeoniaceae" was first […]

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