Our Dad Our Hero Canvas Frame | Video Tutorial

Father's Day is on Sunday June 21st.  I wanted to come up with a project that was fairly easy to do and that can be completed in a short amount of time.  This project is perfect one to gather the supplies, round up the kids or grand kids and get crafty.  Changing up the colors, letters and embellishments will truly make your project a unique gift. I'm trying to do a few more video … [Read more...]

♥ Friendship Card | A Simple Way to make them FAST! ♥

I am a girl of convenience.  I drive my husband and kids crazy but it's me.  I love things at my fingertips, I love to have my desk and drawers in a way that I can easily find and do things.  I am not saying it is the most organized but I'm an out of sight out of mind type of girl.  This leads to my hoarding of "stuff" I suppose.  :) I put these sweet friendship cards together in a matter of … [Read more...]

{Little Firecracker} Tubes – Recycle Project!

If you've been following me for a while you know that I love to recycle, repurpose, reuse stuff that would normally be thrown in the trash.  So, let me introduce you to my Little Firecracker Tubes made with paper towel tubes and scrapbook paper.  When closed on one end these tubes make the perfect pocket to fill with a yummy treat.  I think these snacks will be a big hit at my 4th of July … [Read more...]

Fisherman Father’s Day Card and Video Tutorial

I just love how this little fisherman fella turned out.  Using Cricut's Everyday Paper Dolls is so much fun and it has the cutest images and people just waiting to be created.  I hope you enjoy the video and appreciate your comments so much. Fisherman ~ Everyday Paper Dolls Paper ~ Kraft cardstock, DCWV Pet Stack and tan cardstock for card Basic Paper Doll face and white and black gelly … [Read more...]

{All About My Dad} Father’s Day + Printable

Father's Day is coming up soon and if you're looking for a last minute idea I have one for you.  ☺☺☺Even though my boys have a gift for their dad I thought it would be fun for our youngest to complete this questionnaire - answering questions he thinks about his dad.  Such funny answers he has for his dad. I can't wait for my hubby to read this.       I've seen the idea all around the web so you … [Read more...]

Dirt Pudding Dessert

This is seriously got to be one of my favorite family recipes of all time!  Many may have the recipe (or something like it) but its too good not to share this fun and cool dessert.  Kids and adults just love it in our family and my mother in law makes a bowl of it at most all family gatherings.  Its truly the hit of the dessert table.  It is one of my most pinned recipes on … [Read more...]

♥ USA Blocks

I am in 4th of July home decor - creating - painting - kind of mood right now.  I love all of the red, white and blue!  Getting some seasonal things ready for the Select Furnishings store to sell. This post does contain affiliate links of products used and where I sell my handmade crafts.  I use these products and all opinions are 100% mine. I have a bit of an obsession with creating these … [Read more...]

♥ Burlap {America} Wreath

I totally love all of the different patterns and colors burlap comes in now a days.  I was at Walmart recently and thrilled to spot these burlap rolls and ribbon in 4th of July pattern and colors.  (love!) This post does contain affiliate links of where I sell my creations or products used. All opinions are all mine! If you follow me on Instagram I posted a sneak peak on Sunday that showed … [Read more...]

Graduation Money Card & Envelope | Video Tutorial

 It is hard to believe that another Graduation season is upon us.  High School, college and more. We have several gifts to give for family members and friends and $$ is always the right size and the right color, right?  LOL.... Here is a money holder card I created that fits all. Changing the colors and embellishments will make the most unique gift to be treasured for years to come (long after … [Read more...]

Apple {Thank You} Card

Hi everyone.... Here is a super simple card I created for a customer who ordered a personalized teachers wreath for her classroom door. I created this card to include in her order to say THANKS for your order and will write a special note of thanks inside. I think it turned out super cute! This would be a great idea to put together to sat thanks to any teacher or school staff.  As we are nearing … [Read more...]