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Make a Giant Halloween Typographical Sign!

  Make a Giant Halloween Typographical Sign Make Giant Halloween Typographical Signs. I love anything really small or really large. A few years ago I started making giant signs for my porch. It's a really easy and inexpensive way to add a punch to your seasonal or everyday decorating. I use lumber from the hardware store for the signs. You can cut them to any size - … [Read more...]

Make a PVC Summer Cabana!

Hello Tatertots and Jello Readers!  We are Elizabeth and liZ from over at  Simple Simon and Company.  We are two girls who married brothers and ended up with the exact same names!  We also are both former school teachers, have the same number of children, drive the same kind of mini vans, and live 5 minutes away from each other.  (We know...it's weird...just ask our mother-in-law :) Over at … [Read more...]

Mediterranean Orzo Salad Recipe!

I am addicted to orzo pasta. Maybe it's the shape or the texture?? I have an Orzo Artichoke Pasta Salad that I make all the time and I can't get enough of it! As I was buying ingredients to make it yet AGAIN, I decided to switch things up and make a Mediterranean version of this favorite salad. And I have to say that I love it. And the best part of this salad? It gets better the … [Read more...]

5-Minute T-Shirt Neckline Refashion

5-minute t-shirt neckline refashion. I go through project phases I think. A few years ago I wanted to refashion my entire wardrobe. And since then I haven't really refashioned or sewed much. But last week when I was in Texas I saw this t-shirt at the airport and LOVED it. I am all about mexican food and I just had to have that shirt. Nevermind that I can't wear high collared shirts (I feel like I … [Read more...]

Paper Bag Mini Album

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hello, hello new friends! My name is Heather and I blog over at Twin Dragonfly Designs. I am passionate about inspiring creativity and just know that if I can do this, so can you! Jen kindly sent me a box full of goodies from her new Home … [Read more...]

Winter Wonderland Evergreen Trees DIY!

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!! And now it's time to decorate for Christmas. I love this time of the year! One of my favorite things to create is Christmas trees using foam tree forms. I love being part of the Floracraft Make It Fun Team. And when I found out that November our challenge was to use foam trees to create holiday decor, I was so excited!! Here's how I made these easy … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas Advent Tree!!

I love being a part of the Michaels Makers team. It's so fun to come up with a project each month with a theme! And so when Michaels asked if I would take part in their #DreamTree Challenge I was so excited. This is the third year that I have partnered with Michaels to create a tree. And it really is one of the highlights of my year. I love decorating for Christmas and it's so fun to think up a … [Read more...]

Mercury Glass Paper Christmas Trees Tutorial!

  One of my very favorite things to do as a blogger are challenges. They always stretch my imagination. I love participating in Krylon's Mystery Box Challenges. Krylon sends me a box filled with different things that usually don't go together at all and they ask me to come up with a project using at least 5 of the items in the box! And thanks to Krylon for sponsoring this post. I have … [Read more...]

“Happy Owl-oween” Free Printables!!

I just love working with Krylon. Their Mystery box Challenges are always so fun!! They send me some items and spray paint and ask me to create something seasonally for my home. It really expands my creativity!!   Here's what they sent for Fall:   After thinking about it for a while - I wanted to touch on the OWL theme. Perfect for Fall!! So I created this free … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Waffle Crepes! (And Free Printables!)

I shared last week that my daughter's Sweet 16th birthday is coming up soon. I've been trying to think of a fun idea for a party. And I was thinking a Happy Birthday Waffle Bar would be fun, using cake mix for the batter. I think stacking the waffles up like a birthday cake is fun, but I also thought it might be festive to make some waffle crepes. And then her friends can add whatever kind … [Read more...]