DIY Wreath for Spring

I still love the look of yarn wreaths but man, oh man, do they take forever to wrap! So when I saw Bernat’s Softee Chunky Yarn I immediately thought how amazing it would be for a yarn wrapped wreath! The Chunky Yarn is soft and wide, covering the wreath easily but having a much softer
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Recycled Map Page Wreath

With Earth Day coming up, I’m thinking of recycled and upcycled crafts. My tagline this year is “conscientious creativity” and that means that I want to make practical, well thought-out projects. This map page wreath was an idea born from seeing stacks of maps in the pages of encyclopedias I was taking apart to use for
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Five Favorite Things For Spring

Spring is here! What are you into right now? Here are 5 things that really float my boat right now: 1. Las Cafeteras “Mujer Soy” Kathy Cano-Murrillo shared this in a group I am in. The song is AWESOME and I could listen to it all day. The message is interesting too, this mix being
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Stamped and Doodled Easter Scrapbook Page

Today I am sharing how to stamp and doodle on plain cardstock to create a fun Easter scrapbook page.    The background of this entire scrapbook page is stamped, doodled or embossed! I use only 3 sheets of solid cardstock to make this fun, festive, and artsy Easter themed layout. Here’s how to make it:
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Soul Sessions Book Review

Have you ever gone through a dark time in your life and wondered why the world, God, or the powers that be were testing you or putting you through this turmoil? What if there was something more to life than just this life? As a Christian, I believe there is more beyond this life so
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How to Paint a Disney Villain – Mixed Media Wall Art with Walnut Hollow Wood

This month we threw a Disney Villains Tea Party! I was so excited to work with Walnut Hollow on this project. When I called the with the idea, they loved it so we set about designing a project that would incorporate the ever-trendy wood slices, called Basswood Country Rounds from Walnut Hollow, and Disney Villains
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Disney Villains Tea Party

We threw a Disney Villains Tea party! I was so excited to host another Disney Side @Home Celebration and this year’s box was all about Disney Villains. Katie was pretty ecstatic about it, even more so than I was.  We also received Twinings tea in the box which led us to the idea for a Disney
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