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Halloween Eye Chart Pillow & Printable!! {plus file sizes to print it BIG!}

You may know this about me -- I am a Halloween fanatic. I get so excited when Fall hits!!! I have loved seeing eye chart projects lately and I thought it would be so fun to make one for Halloween!! I made a Halloween Eye Chart Pillow for this spooky season, and then, just for fun I made a printable to share with YOU! {and.. scroll down to the end to get the FREE **Printable** Eye … [Read more...]

Fall Embroidery Hoop Door Hanging {tutorial}!!

I have LOVED all of the fun tutorials featuring embroidery hoops floating all over blogland lately.   {25 Embroidery Hoop Projects} There are so many awesome projects using these humble sewing tools.    So when my *CUTE* sister Ashley called me up asking what a trendy Fall Wreath project would be -- of course I answered -- "something with embroidery hoops". And … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Win $100 to Barn Owl Primitives!! {one of my favorite things}

Happy Monday!!  I know I mentioned this year that I wanted to feature some of my favorite things.   Here's another one --  I am so excited about this giveaway from Barn Owl Primitives. I adore this shop!!  Kristi's signs are the best quality and so so adorable!!  Here's the one I have hanging in my family room:  Here are a few other of my BOP … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Handmade Gifts to Make!!

There were so many fun handmade gift ideas linked up this week!  I just had to share a few with you!   Painted Coasters @ Positively Splendid  Mini Polaroid Necklace @ Polish The Stars Vintage Fabric Notebook @ Homework  Make Mustache and Lip Suckers @ The Idea Room  Geography Love Pillow @ In Between Laundry  Hexagon Quilt @ See Kate … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Free Printables {2}!!

 Do Your Best @ Kiki Creates Trick or Treat Printables @ I Heart Naptime … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Piggy Paint giveaway {$64.99 value}

  T   G   I   F  !! It's time to party!!  This week's giveaway is from Piggy Paint -- Say good-bye to harsh, smelly chemicals and hello to Piggy Paint…it’s as Natural as Mud®! Do you ever wonder what's in the nail polish you put on your little girls nails? Melanie, the founder of Piggy Paint didn't until she was painting her daughter's nails and a glob fell on a foam … [Read more...]

Friday {Bonus} Giveaway — $100 To A Touch of Whimsy Designs!!

Happy Friday!! Where has this week gone??? As to get you ready for the long weekend, I have a special {bonus} giveaway for you from a  A Touch of Whimsy Designs!! A Touch of Whimsy was started by Gina, a lifelong New Yorker, who moved to NC with her husband and three boys. A Touch of Whimsy is an amazing place to procure personalized stationery, as well as note cards, plates and … [Read more...]

Guest Project – Make a “Remember Quote Box”

Hello everybody!  I'm Cheri from I Am Momma Hear Me Roar and I am thrilled to be posting on Tatertots and Jello today.  Jen is awesome.  This is me and my boys.  Today I'm sharing a super simple idea that will help you remember the good times.  Sometimes kids say the funniest things ever.  I guess he had heard me talking about … [Read more...]

10 Favorite Fall & Halloween Tutorials {plus a little something for you}

  Tomorrow is September and, in my mind, the beginning of Fall.  And since I'm such a Halloween Freak -- I am excited for Halloween!!  The other day the new Better Homes and Gardens Holiday Crafts Magazine came in the mail -- and I was excited and honored to have my {Creepy} Specimen Art included in this issue.   So fun!!  This issue has a many fun Halloween ideas PLUS 78 Winter … [Read more...]

$100 Target Gift Card Giveaway and Back to School Ideas!!

Update -- giveaway closed. Winner was #414 -- Mary Grace. Winner chosen via Random.org It's that time of year.   **Back-to-School** My kids started school last week --I'm not sure where the summer went! We have some traditions that we love to make going back to school special for our kids. The first is documenting the first day of school. Last year my friend Kami introduced me to … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Virtual Mini Room Design {$175 value}

Update - giveaway closed.  Winner is Katherine at Yellow Galoshes! Happy Monday!!  Today I have a special giveaway for you!! Do you have a room that you are just drawing a blank on?  I do!! I have been trying to finish my Master Bedroom for almost TWO years!! If so, I have someone you will want to meet-- Autumn Clemons @ Design Dump. Autumn not only has a degree in interior … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Painted Projects {1}!

Painted Chandelier @ How Does She Painted Sofa @ Johnny in a Dress Chevron Wall Painting Tutorial @ The Tall Chick Painted Nursery Dresser @ Never a Dull Moment … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — DIY Inspiration {12}

Pallet Day Bed @ La Famille Blog Restoration Hardware-inspired Concrete Fire Column @ In My Own Style Shutters become Bathroom Counters @ Cleverly Inspired DIY Photo Display @ Shanty 2 Chic … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Sweet Floweret Giveaway!!

Update - giveaway closed. Winner is comment #48 -- Debran. Happy Friday!! Welcome to the party!!  This week's giveaway is from Sweet Floweret -- Rings, Customized Scripture Key Fobs, Wristlets, Scripture pillows and more!**And 50% of profits in August are going to "The Food Fund" to help feed 12 million people starving in Africa.  The rings are so pretty and each ring … [Read more...]

Stenciled Circle Rug Tutorial {Spray Paint Project}

Have I ever mentioned that I have a slight obsession with the Disney Show "Good Luck Charlie"?  I was sick last Spring and spent about 5 hours straight watching it in some sort of "Good Luck Charlie" marathon - lol! I adore the use of color in the "Good Luck Charlie" house!! Like their turquoise couch! So fun. I developed a bit of a crush on the rug from that set. … [Read more...]