Archive for the ‘Crafting’ Category

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}
Beach Crafts are so much fun, and there is nothing more synonymous with the beach than Sand Castle building! Of course- the sand castle eventually crumbles. But with this permanent Sand Castle Dough, you can build with perfectly mold-able sand and let it dry if you choose! If you want to keep playing...
June 28th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General | Read More

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}
Beach crafts are so fun, and even more so when they can easily include your kids creativity! This DIY Beach Sand Hand print craft, is super easy to do. In fact you can even do it while you are still at the beach – as well as when you get home! Let’s get started… ~Beach Sand Handprint~ You...
June 15th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General, Video Blogs | Read More

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles
A trip to the beach is a lot like a trip to the craft store! There are so many natural elements available for crafting and being creative, and sand has a beautiful and unexpected texture to add to your decor. Making a sand covered candle votive is extremely easy, and looks simple and striking. It’s...
June 10th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.
Recently, someone I love was diagnosed with Cancer – and told they will need to go through Chemotherapy. So often when loved ones get a diagnosis like this it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. What can we possibly say or do to help? While I don’t have any magic answers, I’ve found it...
May 25th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!
Paper Clips are such fabulous little things aren’t they? You can use them for so many things – and the newest use I’ve found for them is my favorite so far! You can make tiny Doll Hangers out of Paper Clips! The process is very simple and you only need two things: a large paper clip...
April 20th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To | Read More

Create Permanent Shoes for Bratz Dolls!

Create Permanent Shoes for Bratz Dolls!
I have to admit, I’d never actually seen a Bratz Doll up close until I was giving one a Bratz Doll Make over! And perhaps the most surprising thing I found, after the crazy make-up of course, was that Bratz Dolls don’t have feet! Basically, Bratz Doll legs stop at the ankle, and then they...
April 12th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Video Tutorials | Read More

Make Ordinary Hydrangeas – Party Ready!

Make Ordinary Hydrangeas – Party Ready!
I’ve been seeing a neat new trend at the florist shops local to me – hydrangeas that had beautiful colored spots. Spots that looked just like someone had thrown confetti on them! I asked a couple of florists if they were a new variety – and none knew.But when I took a closer look, I...
April 9th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Video Tutorials | Read More

How to Fold The Palms From Church, into a Cross

How to Fold The Palms From Church, into a Cross
Every Palm Sunday when they would give out Palm branches (fronds) at church – I used to marvel at the people that could quickly fold their palm branch into a cross!Eventually I figured out how to do the palm folding – and I was astounded at how easy it was. Don’t be intimidated by the steps, they...
March 23rd, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

How to Give a Doll a Make- Under!

How to Give a Doll a Make- Under!
I’ve had the same doll in my garage for the last year. It was a Bratz doll – and the over the top makeup look wasn’t really what I wanted to give to a 6 year old, so the doll just sat on a shelf. Then I came across a lovely artist in Australia named Sonia Singh, who was making what...
February 20th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To, Video Blogs, Video Tutorials | Read More

Window Cling Valentines {Free Printable!}

Window Cling Valentines {Free Printable!}
Valentines Day! I know some people aren’t fans – but I have always adored it! And one of my favorite childhood memories is of handing out Valentines to my class in school every Valentines Day. That’s why I love helping my own daughter make Valentines each year, and Valentine printables...
February 5th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More