DIY Candy Corn Halloween Water Beads Vases

This post is written by me on behalf of Gemnique. This post has been compensated by Marstudio and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  Everybody is using water beads this year to make crafts and DIY projects. Have you seen the fun YouTube videos?! Water beads are super easy to use and are perfect for holiday
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How to Make a Ribbon Rose

Have you ever wanted to make one of those gorgeous ribbon roses you’ve seen all over Pinterest? They aren’t as difficult as they look and with a little practice, you’ll fast be on your way to being a ribbon rose making Queen! Be sure to bookmark and pin this tutorial for how to make a
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How to Stencil A Closet Door – with Plaid FolkArt Stencil1 Stencils and Paints

I was compensated for this post and provided product by Blueprint Social on behalf of their client, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. All opinions and experiences are 100% my own. This post contains paid links. First, I just love Ed Roth and the FolkArt® Stencil1 stencils!! So, boy, was I excited when I was able to work
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Give an Old Pot New Life

Since I’ve been redoing my living room (dude this is taking forever! LOL) I’ve wanted to add a plant into the mix. I was going for a tropical, carribbean thing and I knew a palm tree would be perfect! I spotted some palms at Ikea for around $10 and we picked one up. Easy peasy,
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Splurge vs. Save – A West Elm Look-Alike at Target for Less

This week I am participating in a Splurge vs. Save challenge at CreditCardInsider.com. Ever since our tough wake up call year last year, we have been on a strict budget and that means it cut into my home decor shopping habits severely. Just because I am trying to save, doesn’t mean we don’t have things that
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Lamp Jewelry – DIY Home Decor

Why do we only think of using necklaces on ourselves? I found this lamp at the Goodwill for $10 and loved the color – I knew it would pop in my new family room re-do. I’m going for a kind of modern tropical thing… The lamp on its own was super plain and I posted
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YouTube, ITube, WeAllTube! How to Make Videos & Use YouTube – Part 2

Welcome to our series about how to make videos & use YouTube! After many requests and lots of phone calls and emails about the hows, whys, and whats of YouTube, I decided it would be best to create a resource that anyone can use. Yes, YouTube has alot of resources and there are tons of
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