Oct 02, 2019

Frightfully Cool Halloween with Dry Ice

Dry ice in a plastic Halloween pumpkin.
Dry ice where have you been all my Halloween life?  When Penguin Brand Dry Ice reached out to me and asked if I wanted to help judge their annual Frightfully Cool Halloween Contest I couldn’t say yes fast enough.  I’ve…
Sep 23, 2019

Creepy Cute Pink Halloween Tree

Halloween tree in pink, black and white.
This year I was determined to have a creepy cute pastel Halloween tree.  I realize that bubblegum pink may not come to mind when it comes to Halloween like say pumpkin orange, but I’m here to prove to you it…
Sep 12, 2019

Corralling the Kitsch or How I Learned To Store My Trinkets

Ya’ll I have a lot of stuff.  No, I mean A LOT.  I’m not complaining, I love my knick knacks and trinkets it’s just corralling them that can be tricky.  I have a bad habit of dumping EVERYTHING into large…
Aug 23, 2019

Happy School Year!

Happy School Year box from Amazon
Happy school year!  It’s that time when mom and dad get a bit of their time back and the kids go off to get their learn on.  It is also time to buy all those school supplies.  Each year I…
Aug 08, 2019

Polkadot Stenciled Desk Caddy for Back to School

DIY corded polka dot basket
Who couldn’t use more desk storage in their life?  Make that storage an easy stenciled desk caddy (polka dotted to boot) and I’m in!  Using laundry cording is one of my favorite DIY tricks to transform almost anything.  Time to…
Jul 22, 2019

Kitschmas Crafts – DIY Pompom Santa Ornaments

Sometimes you thrift the most perfect Kitschmas ornament.  You know in your heart once upon a time there was an entire set of them to adorn an entire tree, but alas you just found one.  It’s time’s like these you…
Jul 18, 2019

Fun and Fruity Paper Plate Craft With the Kids for National Picnic Month

Picnic themed Christmas tree decorated with DIY paper plate fruit
Ya’ll in Texas it is way too hot to have a picnic outside.  That being the case, I had to take matters into my own hands and bring the picnic indoors.  No picnic is complete without a themed Christmas tree…