DIY Custom Christmas Tree Farm Sign

DIY Custom Christmas Tree Farm Sign

I love the Christmas decor trend with old trucks carrying Christmas trees.  I saw some Christmas tree farm signs at the store, and thought it would be really fun to make a custom one for our family.  This one has our last name and the year we got married for the “established” date.  My kids… Continue Reading

Home Alone Cross Stitch Ornament

Home Alone Cross Stitch Ornament

As a child of the 80s/90s, I grew up watching Home Alone. I would always imagine setting up traps inside of my house if bad guys ever tried to get in. Haha! If you aren’t familiar with the film, you must go watch it! It’s a Christmas classic! This cross stitch ornament definitely brings back… Continue Reading

“It’s a Wonderful Life” Pillow and a GIVEAWAY!

“It’s a Wonderful Life” Pillow and a GIVEAWAY!

One of my all time favorite Christmas movies is It’s a Wonderful Life. It doesn’t feel like Christmas until I’ve watched it!  I love the messages that the move shares about life and what is really important.  I made this cute pillow as a visual reminder of the warm and fuzzy feelings that I get… Continue Reading

Felt Peppermint Swirl Hair Bow Tutorial

Felt Peppermint Swirl Hair Bow Tutorial

I love making felt hair clips for my girls, so today I’ve got a peppermint swirl hair bow tutorial to share with you all.  Don’t they look good enough to eat?!  I put them in the candy bowl and fooled my husband for a second.  Haha! These are really easy to make, and they don’t… Continue Reading

Fall Leaf Free Embroidery Pattern

Fall Leaf Free Embroidery Pattern

I can’t let this season get away without sneaking a fall craft in.  After all, fall is my favorite!  I’ve been itching to do some more embroidery, and a fall leaf seemed like the perfect subject.  I really love the way this turned out with all of the patterns and colors, and it was a… Continue Reading

Wooden Star DIY Christmas Decoration

Wooden Star DIY Christmas Decoration

Thanksgiving is just a couple weeks away, which means it’s finally time to start Christmas crafting!  Yay!  It’s my favorite!  I wanted to make a new DIY Christmas decoration for my mantle, so I came up with this cute wooden star.  It’s really easy to make, and I think it turned out really nice. AND… Continue Reading

Our New House

Our New House

About six years ago, we bought our very first house.  We were so excited to be out of our apartment and into something that we owned.  Since then, we’ve had two more kids (to make a total of four), and the house started getting a little cramped.  We made a big decision to put our… Continue Reading

Pounded Flower Tote

Pounded Flower Tote

I saw a tutorial for flower hammering/pounding a while back, and I knew that I just had to try it with my kids.  We are in our second month of summer vacation, and man are they starting to get bored! A tote bag is great for this project since you don’t really have to wash… Continue Reading

Pokemon Party Ideas

Pokemon Party Ideas

When we had Evan’s party last year, I found a lot of Pokemon party ideas that I wanted to use, but didn’t have time for.  Isn’t that always how it goes?  Rather than let that list of ideas go to waste, I thought I’d put together a little roundup for you. These Pikachu Ears from… Continue Reading

4th of July Dessert – Rocket Cheesecake Push Pops

4th of July Dessert – Rocket Cheesecake Push Pops

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BiteSizedBitsofJoy #CollectiveBias Growing up, 4th of July always meant fireworks in the front yard at my grandpa’s house and a big barbecue.  My aunt always made mini cheesecakes in cupcake liners using a cookie, cheesecake mix, and cherry… Continue Reading

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