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Make Faux Mercury Glass Vases from Recycled Jars

June 11, 2015 – 6:00 am | 8 Comments
How to make faux mercury glass vases from recycled jars - this method doesn't use a water + vinegar spray prior to the spray paint!

There’s something SO satisfying about taking something headed for the trash or for the recycling bin and turning it into something pretty, isn’t there? I’m sure not ashamed to say that I LOVE creating treasure …

DIY Rustic Arrow Growth Chart + Motivational Monday #52: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 7, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Sew a Piped & Zippered Pillow Cover (Video Tutorial)

June 5, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
Video Tutorial: How to sew gorgeous, professional looking pillow covers with piped edges and a hidden back zipper.

Raise your hand if you are as addicted to throw pillows as I am! I think they are THE BEST way to change the whole look of your home’s decor for the least amount of …

A Little Entry Nook Makeover + Free “Happily Ever After” Printable Art

June 2, 2015 – 7:00 am | 6 Comments
Acacia wood entry cabinet, free map artwork and a turquoise and gold dipped chair at entry

What does your “happily ever after” look like? Ours is full of joy and quintessentially blissful family moments some days, and then on other days we have most certainly had our struggles. But in those …

Reclaimed Wood & Headboard Benches + Motivational Monday #51: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 31, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 2 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Make an Customizable Photo Book & Mug for Father’s Day

May 30, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
An adorable Father's Day gift idea: a photo book with pages the kids can fill in + a custom mug full of his favourite treats!

Father’s Day is on June 21st this year, and my daughters and I have come up with something ultra special for my dear hubby this year. With the help of Snapfish, we created an adorable photo …

Your DIY Blog: How to Choose a Web Host & Install WordPress

May 29, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
Your DIY Blog: Blogging tips from The DIY Mommy

Welcome to Your DIY Blog – a collection of information I’ll be posting over the next few weeks about blogging. This new series on my blog and my YouTube channel will explore how to have your …

Pretty AND Practical: How to Decorate with Kids in Mind

May 27, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Family & Kid Friendly Home Decor Tips

When you have one or two or more children running through your home on a daily basis, it’s important to think of them when you’re decorating your home. I believe that you can create a …

Make an Easy & Inexpensive Fairy Garden

May 25, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Easy + Inexpensive Fairy Garden: A broken pot, some props made of sticks, and some imagination make a sweet potted fairy garden that doesn't break the bank!

My girls and I have been LOVING the gorgeous spring weather we’ve been having here lately! It’s been so therapeutic to be out in the sunshine, work on our yard, and do a bit of …

Motivational Monday #50: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 24, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …