Tea Towel Display Shelf Christmas Upcycle

In this post: A Tea Towel Display Shelf Christmas Upcycle We’ve been cleaning out the living room in preparation for the crowd that will be here for Christmas.  One of the things that went away with the purge is my antique piano turned into a desk.  Honestly, I wasn’t using it as a desk because I do almost all of my work in my bathtub on my bathtub tray table or the farmhouse kitchen table.  Don’t be shocked, but I asked my husband {Read More}

Deck the Halls with Handmade Christmas Signs!

In this post: Deck the Halls with Handmade Christmas Signs! I’ve been a busy little bee the last week.  I only have a few days until my mom arrives.  My oldest and middle sons will arrive with their wives and dogs a few days after that.  That means we’ll have six indoor dogs at our house on Christmas day!  I’ll be so happy to see Pico again.  I’ve missed him so much.

20 Creative DIY Christmas Lanterns

In this post :20 Gorgeous DIY Christmas Lanterns Christmas is a favorite holiday for many of us and decorating for the season is definitely a pleasant way to get into the Christmas spirit.

Christmas Jingle Bells Shadow Box

In this post: A DIY Christmas Jingle Bells Shadow Box Last week, I was at the dollar store and spotted bags of gold, red, and green jingle bells.   I had no idea what I would do with them, but rather than ignore them and move on, I knew I just had to do something with them.  I bought the red and green ones.  They had more green than red, so I got three sizes of the green and just one {Read More}

Let It Snow Snowman Crate & Sign

In this post: Let It Snow Snowman Crate & Sign We got a fairly big snow Sunday night.  Technically, it was a blizzard because of the high winds. I figured it was the perfect time to show you what I worked on while it snowed.

Pallet Wood Christmas Noel Sign

In this post: a pallet wood Christmas sign that is easy to make. After our Thanksgiving meal, I convinced my husband to get the tree down from the attic so we could start Christmas decorating.  And in the midst of pulling out the bajillions of tangled strands of twinkle lights, I decided to get crafty … again.

Home for the Holidays Christmas Sign & Placemats

Home for the Holidays Christmas Sign & Placemats Since all of my kids,their spouses, and my mom will be here for Christmas, I’m inspired to work on a few new projects. The first  project started with a wood frame that came off of a canvas.  I had bought the canvas to use on another project, but messed that project up.  Since the frame that came inside the canvas is great, I cut the canvas off and saved the frame.  I bought {Read More}

DIY Buffalo Check Cloth Bandana Napkins 

I hope you all had a safe and fun Halloween!  My son still wishes he was a little kid.  He loves Halloween so much. Gals!  I’m so excited to share this project with you all! It is DIY Buffalo Check Cloth Bandana Napkins made in just minutes.

Christmas Cookie Sheet Upcycled Memo Board

Christmas Cookie Sheet Upcycled Memo Board I survived! 15 days of chalking, that is. 🙂 Granted, it wasn’t 15 days straight, but it was a lot of chalked projects!

Barnwood Christmas DIY Chalkboard: Peace Joy Believe + Fun News!

Barnwood Christmas DIY Chalkboard: Peace Joy Believe I hadn’t intended to post any more Christmas projects until at least September, but while arranging my crafting studio (formerly my shed turned guest room) I came across a box filled with random stuff.  This small barnwood chalkboard frame was in it.  It was from my oldest son’s wedding. It was the perfect size for a Chalk Couture Christmas transfer I hadn’t yet used and wanted to try. It’s the Peace Joy Believe {Read More}