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July 18, 2014 – 8:00 am |

Now that Baby B is too wiggly to swaddle, we’ve moved on to sleep sacks. I always find this transition a little tricky and slightly sad. (Baby says, “Oooo! I’m free to wiggle and wake …

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9 Favourite DIY Home Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 11, 2014 – 9:00 am |
9 Favourite DIY Home Decor Tutorials

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

9 Favourite DIY Mom Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 10, 2014 – 9:00 am |
9 Favourite DIY Tutorials for Moms

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

Motivational Monday #2 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 9, 2014 – 9:22 pm | 2 Comments
Motivational Monday DIY Craft Home Link Party

Happy Monday, friends! I’m so happy to be a part of something new this week: I’ll be co-hosting a DIY link party (“Motivational Monday”) with Kendra from Joy in Our Home and Amanda from Burlap …

9 Favourite DIY Kid’s Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 6, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
The 9 Favourite DIY Kid's Tutorials on The DIY Mommy from 2009-2014

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

9 Favourite DIY Baby Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 4, 2014 – 3:19 pm | 2 Comments
The 9 Favourite DIY Baby Tutorials on The DIY Mommy from 2009-2014

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

The DIY Mommy is 5 Years Old – Win Over $500 in Prizes!

June 2, 2014 – 7:57 am | 109 Comments
The DIY Mommy is 5 years old! Win over $500 worth of some of my favourite things!

This month, The DIY Mommy is FIVE YEARS OLD! I’m so extremely excited and proud of this blog and how it’s changed and grown since 2009. I want to take a couple of weeks this …

Make a Succulent Mason Jar Teacher Gift (With Free Printables!)

May 30, 2014 – 9:10 am | 2 Comments
DIY Succulent Mason Jar Teacher Gift with Free Printables

My Little C has graduated playschool this week and she’ll be headed off to kindergarten in the fall! She is thrilled and I am thrilled/scared. She seems totally ready and excited to go to school …

A Vintage Bridal Shower Craft & Tea

May 28, 2014 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
A Vintage Bridal Shower Craft & Tea

This past Sunday, I spent a lovely afternoon with my beautiful little sister, my mom, and our friends celebrating my sister’s wedding coming up soon! My mom hosted a “vintage craft & tea” bridal shower …

A Quick DIY Master Bed Refresh

May 26, 2014 – 9:30 am | 6 Comments
A serene grey and white master bedroom with DIY pillows.

Hands down, my most favourite social media platform right now is Instagram. There’s something about it that is so positive and inspiring. Unlike other social media platforms, negative trolls rarely gather there, and there’s just …

Make Faux Succulents out of Felt

May 22, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Easy DIY Felt Succulents

My little sister’s wedding is in a month! I’m so excited for her, and we’ve been working busily on some of her wedding decor. It’s been one of my favourite crafty projects ever to work …