One of the things I love the most about the holidays is entertaining. Having a group of family and friends come over, enjoy a meal, get together to celebrate the good times. What I don't love is cleaning up the mess, or even preparing a big meal for everyone. I came across this idea for a DIY Pasta Bar to make holiday entertaining more fun! I love the idea of a DIY Pasta … [Read more...] about How to entertain over the holidays and make your own DIY pasta bar.
DIY & Crafts
With the holidays on the rise, Halloween and Thanksgiving and then the big one Christmas, I've been thinking as I walk around my neighborhood scattered in leaves and pinecones, what kind of arts and crafts can I make with the kid to celebrate the seasons changing? So here are 5 arts and crafts using pinecones. Felt & Pinecone Owl Ornaments by Lia Griffith I love … [Read more...] about 5 Arts and Crafts Using Pinecones
I love making things and refinishing furniture and being creative. So when I came up with the idea that I needed something to sit behind my sofa in my living room, the first thing I thought of was an Ikea Malm Occasional Table. The Ikea Malm Occasional table usually has casters and rolls across a bed. Unfortunately, my Ikea doesn't stock this table anymore, and even if they … [Read more...] about Ikea Hacks: DIY Ikea Occasional Malm Table
There is nothing like building something yourself, especially if it's easy. Lately, I've been looking at many DIY projects I wish to complete or at least give a go at. I came across one DIY project from Better Homes and Gardens that shows you how to make your own DIY Kitchen island, something I've always wanted. Now if you are like me, storage is a must, and having the … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Own DIY Kitchen Island #diyfurniture
Valentines Day just happened and it was also Heart Month for February. Trace's Nana, my mom was set to go into the hospital March 2nd, she had open heart surgery for the second time. Trace wanted to make his Nana and his class some hearts of their own in celebration of the recent holiday's just passed. So we broke out the mess and started having some fun. Trace pulled … [Read more...] about Have A Heart Day Spring Crafting