Kids Reading Corner Craft

This sign was also a request for a nursery. The Dr. Seuss quote was made to go in a kids room reading area. It was painted with black chalkboard paint. I used a vynal for the lettering and craft paper modge-podge to the board for the blue and white stripes. I added some twine and feathers…… Continue reading Kids Reading Corner Craft

Personalized gift for a baby nursery

  I made this arrow for a girl I work with. She was preparing her nursery for her baby’s arrival and wanted something personalized for him to hang on the wall. She wanted an arrow with her son’s name on it and this is what I came up with. Just some ideas if you’re looking…… Continue reading Personalized gift for a baby nursery

Bathroom toiletry holder

I’m doing small updates around the house as budget, time and kids allow. This project was mostly completed during nap time today. It cost me nothing since I had all the supplies already. This was a rectangle box my husband had built for me to hold the toilet paper on the back of the toilet.…… Continue reading Bathroom toiletry holder

Simple Sunday-Cheap and easy updates for the house

  Update the celing fan for under 20$ Oh the celing fan. I love the air circulation but they can be a real eyesore (kinda like my bad phone pis.lol).  I used Rustoleum black spray paint (5.00 for 2 cans). I used rustoleum spraypaint for two reasons: (1.) it was paint and primer in one,…… Continue reading Simple Sunday-Cheap and easy updates for the house

5 things you need to know about painting furniture the right way

1.) Choose your paint color! What type of paint should I use? Chalk paint! DO NOT USE LATEX PAINT ON FURNITURE! You can buy what ever brand you want and their are several brands available. Or if you cant find the color you want, you can make your own chalk paint­čś« Chalk paint recipe: One…… Continue reading 5 things you need to know about painting furniture the right way

It’s a SIGN

in efforts to beautify┬áour home I made this sign for our entry way photo wall: I had previously made this sign out of some scarp wood when I was practiceing my hand lettering but wasnt happy with it so it kinda went to waste. So I blue-painters taped the edges because I wanted to leave…… Continue reading It’s a SIGN

Easy DIY Zombie Halloween costume for kids

I started with a white shirt of my sons I didn’t mind parting with. pictured below. I soaked it for 3 hours in a crock pot (because it was big enough) full of hot water and coffee to give it an excessively warn zombie appearance. Came back and removed it from the crock pot full…… Continue reading Easy DIY Zombie Halloween costume for kids