Most of us get less sleep than we should. Today I’m sharing an all natural sleep aid, ready in minutes, made with scraps, and that would be a great gift for a friend who needs to get more (and better) sleep. I don’t get as much sleep as I could… Okay, so my husband is standing […]
I saw this tote at Urban Outfitters and immediately wanted to make a DIY version. This little cutie came together in less than 30 minutes! Join me as I share this Urban Outfitters knock off tote bag. This line of bags is what inspired me, but the two bags I wanted to combine were: I […]
Hand Painted Scarf Now that the holidays are over, I can share some fun projects I made for friends and family. This hand-painted fabric, mini tassel scarf was so well received and it was so much fun to make. I’m convinced: mini tassels make everyone smile!
Infinity Scarf For Kids: Inspired by FROZEN’s Princess Anna My little one woke up at 4:32 this morning singing her very own musical mash-up of the entire FROZEN soundtrack. At 4:32 am, I’m not amazed that her little memory is growing or that her imagination is expanding. No, at 4:32 am I will bribe my […]
Cloth Napkin Tutorial I know we are celebrating Thanksgiving this week in the States, but it’s almost gifting season and I am bubbling over with so many ideas! One of the things I’ve always purchased but never made were cloth dinner napkins and table runners. Silly, right? Silly because they are easy to make if […]
Bridesmaid Revisited Have you ever stared at something long enough and with such intent that an idea came to you simply to allow your brain to ponder other things? Me neither, but that’s what I was hoping for when this canvas bag spent a year of its existence hanging on the laundry room door. Although […]
This Princess Anna Inspired Cape was so quick and easy. If you sew, it takes less than 2 hours. If you don’t sew or are just looking to add an element to a Princess Anna Halloween costume, you can just make a single layer fleece cape without a collar and it will take you 10 […]
I am so excited to announce that our little mermaid costume was selected as a feature at Everyday Family! Go check out their seriously stellar slideshow of 15 Awesome DIY Halloween Costumes! I am helping to foster some imaginative play with a new addition to our daughter’s dress up box. I’ve written this tutorial for her […]
Beginner Level Tutorial for a DIY Dress Up TinkerBell Costume I think my latest dress up creation, a TinkerBell costume, is Elise’s favorite right now, which is truly something to behold because she loves her FROZEN Princess Anna dress up costume as much as she loves peanut butter. And that’s quite the love affair, let me tell you. The […]
I decided to make a quick princess party toss game for Elise (2.5 years old) to play to help her physical development and hand-eye coordination. What is better to help build coordination than a game of catch?