Jul 10, 2018

How to Make Personalized DIY Snow Globes For A Summer Travel Themed Tree

Tree with DIY snow globe ornaments made from vintage postcards.
Does it surprise you that I have a Christmas tree up in July?  It shouldn’t.  Christmas in July is here again!  I’m helping Treetopia celebrate their Summer Spree blog hop with a road trip themed travel-tastic tree – complete with…
Jul 02, 2018

4th of July Christmas Tree With DIY Nautical Decorations

DIY decorations for a white 4th of July Christmas tree by Jennifer Perkins
Some people take the term ‘Christmas in July’ more serious than others.  I’m one of those people and I’ve got the 4th of July Christmas tree to prove it.  If you keep a Christmas tree up all year long try…
Jun 30, 2018

Red, White and Blue 4th of July Fireworks DIY Sharpie Shoes

How to make a pair of shoes look red, white and blue tie-dyed with sharpie markers.
Nothing says America like red, white and blue tie-dye.  Get the look head to toe with these fun (and easy) DIY sharpie shoes.  Yup, as in the permanent markers.  Who knew you could dye canvas shoes with just markers and…
Jun 28, 2018

Austin Adventures – Rockin River Water Park

Rockin River Express train at the pool in Round Rock.
Ok so technically Rockin’ River Water park is in Round Rock.  However, it’s just a hop skip and a jump so I figured it counted as a summer activity for kids in Austin.  I live in the southern most reaches…
Jun 26, 2018

DIY Mid Century Modern Plant Stand With a Boho Vibe and a Surprise

yarn covered diy planter with pompoms on a shelf.
Are you torn between mid century modern and all things boho when it comes to your home decor?  Perhaps the only thing you know for sure is that you are a cactus and succulent hoarder with a serious need for…
Jun 23, 2018

Stitched Jumbo Popsicle Stick Bracelets

Kids bracelet craft stitched with yarn
Popsicle sticks, tongue depressors, jumbo craft sticks – they go by so many names and they can be made into so many fun craft projects.  I’ve made them into bowls and even dyed them for planters..  Who knew you could…
Jun 21, 2018

Kitsch Covered DIY Rainbow Wreath for Pride Month and Beyond

clowns, rainbows and needle point hanging on a wall.
You guys it is pride month (like I needed an excuse to decorate a rainbow wreath) and I’m celebrating in color.  Like the entire color wheel is involved in this kitsch covered colorfest of a DIY wreath.  I never met…