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Valentine’s Day ♥ Chevron & Sparkle Wreath (tutorial)

Valentine Chevron and Glitter Wreath

I love making wreaths!! Maybe it's a sickness. But each year I want to make a new wreath for each holiday. And Valentine's Day ♥ is becoming one of my favorite holidays to decorate for. In the fall I went crazy one night and ordered every single color of chevron I could find. And one of my favorite ones was the Hot Pink Chevron -- from Premier Fabrics. To make this wreath: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 26 Before and After Room Reveals!

26 before and after room reveals

I was amazed at all of the Before & After rooms that were linked up this week. You are getting a start on 2012 projects with amazing results!! $73 Master Bedroom Redo @ Creatively Living  Master bedroom reveal @ Balanced Style  Hallway @ Harrison Home    Laundry Room @ A Step in the Journey DIY Boys Bedroom @ Homey Home Design Airplane Bedroom with Striped Walls @ Meadow Lake … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 Valentine’s DAY ♥ Projects to Make!!

25 valentines day projects

Can you feel it?  No, not the freezing cold air!  The warm bubbly feeling in your heart!  Yes, it is that time of year, LOVE is in the air. That ever so precious holiday that makes us appreciate our significant other!  Here are some fabulous ideas to help spice up your holiday.  Don't forget to take a look at all of the lovely links this week.  They are {heart} stopping!  Paper Straw … [Read more...]

Make Love at Home Canvases ♥ (Valentine’s Day Tutorial)!!

love at home materials

Hello Tatertots and jello fans, (I'm one too.) I am Jennie from CraftOManiac, and I am MOST thrilled to be one of Jen's Contributors to TT&J. Today I am sharing with you my {{LOVE @ HOME}} Canvas Boards. I was inspired by two things Sunday mornings growing up, and my mother always singing "When there's Love at Home." Growing up there was always chaos in our home getting ready for … [Read more...]

Kitchen Remodel Project — DIY Kitchen Cabinet Update with Wrapping Paper!

wrapping paper backed cabinet

I am almost done with my Kitchen Remodel. One of the last things I wanted to do was change out my kitchen display cabinet. I had changed it out about three years ago - using wrapping paper instead of wallpaper. I love using heavy-duty wrapping paper instead of wallpaper because: It's cheap -- under $10 for the project. It's temporary. And I know that I like to change things up … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 37 DIY Organizing Ideas!!

organizing calendar in a basket

Happy 2012! Is Organizing  at the top of your 2012 Resolutions?  It is hot in the blogging world, it seems like everyone has an amazing transformation and these are nothing short of that.  Here are 37 inspirational projects!  Make sure you get those label machines ready, you are going to be busy!  As always make sure you check out all of the links, amazing ideas week after week.  You Never … [Read more...]

Great Ideas– 20 DIY Ideas for 2012!!

nook makeover

Happy 2012 my Friends!   Have you made your New Year resolutions yet?  Are you still trying to figure out what you would like to accomplish for the 2012 year?  Well here are 20 DIY projects to work on over the next year!    Coral and Grey Headboard @ Infarrantly Creative   Master Bedroom Reveal @ Vintage Revivals   Vinyl Decal @ The Idea Room Organizing Home Decor @ Fox Hollow Cottage … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Fabulous Projects of 2011(part 3)

best projects of 2011 part 3

Happy 2012! It was so much fun going through all of YOUR favorite projects of 2011. Here's the final round up. I could spend a couple weeks featuring the fabulous projects -- I wish I had more time to feature more. If you have a little time, head over and see all of projects linked up!   How are we going to top this in 2012?  Its not going to be easy but I know you creative geniuses will do … [Read more...]

Getting Organized in 2012 — Organizing Cleaning Supplies and Free Label Printables!

the cleaning closet

I really am serious about getting organized in 2012. I have never had a big desire to get organized before. I was content to stash things in closets and cupboards. Out of site = out of mind. But something changed this year and I am really wanting to simplify. Maybe it's getting older, or having my kids get older. I'm not sure. But once I started cleaning things out, I wanted to clean EVERYTHING … [Read more...]

Favorite TT&J Tutorials of 2011!!

summer projects

Valentine Pillows It was so fun to go through all of my projects from 2011. I forgot about some of them -- LOL! I discovered that I had published over 100 personal tutorials in 2011, not counting the many, many amazing guest tutorials for the year. I love going back and re-living those moments. Here are a few of my favorite tutorials from 2011 -- I guess you could say that 2011 was the year of … [Read more...]