Have you noticed that the birds are back in town? It’s always fun to wake up to their songs, as long as they don’t start too early on a Saturday! I spent some time wandering Pinterest (of course!) and I wanted to share some bird crafts that I found. It’s definitely that time of the year to enjoy the birds and crafting is a great way to bring them inside! Bird Craft Tutorials: ***I love these fun and simple Pedastal Birdhouses by The Speckled Dog. They would look great on my living room shelf! ***Uncommon Designs sure came up with… Read More
Adorable Printables for Spring I love finding unique home decor on a budget! One of the easiest ways to update your home for the season or holiday is with printables. These are often FREE pieces of art that you can download yourself at home. Frame them, gift wrap with them, or simply clip on your refrigerator for a fresh and inspiring update for your home. This week we are featuring 5 ideas to get you in the mood for spring! Moonlight & Mason Jars #191 Welcome to the link party! Before you add your links, please browse our party guidelines…. Read More
OK, I had to buy it! Last summer I drove up to a yard sale right as they were cleaning things up and I bought this piece for $5! There was just something about the shape and the lines of this one that demanded that I take it home. I love the look of a dresser with the drawers removed to add storage space! Lucky for me this one was simple to do since the drawer space was flat with no tracks or indentations. Normally I would have had to add a shelf to make things work right. Personally I… Read More
My trips to the grocery store make me smile these days. So much fresh, seasonal produce is back on the shelves. The days of carrots and potatoes are over! I found some wonderful asparagus recipes to get you cooking. Adding vegetables to your table ups your fiber and vitamin intake, and it’s especially healthy when you lower your “bad” carbs. Use these recipes as way to eat right and enjoy delicious, well-prepared food! ***Le Creme de La Crumb‘s Lemon Chicken and Asparagus Foil Packets look divine! One thing that I know is that lemon is a perfect partner for asparagus. I love the… Read More
Sweet Gifts to Make for Your Best Girlfriends I love making and giving gifts to my friends. Since they all have different styles and favorite colors, it’s fun to personalize their gifts to their tastes. This week we are featuring 5 ideas to get your creative wheels turning. Let’s get to making some gifts! Moonlight & Mason Jars #190 Welcome to the link party! Before you add your links, please browse our party guidelines.
Hi! I wanted to check in quickly to let you know that the video tutorial for this wooden box/tray will go out in my newsletter! You can sign up to receive it by adding your name and email in the pink bar at the top of this post. I have included a section on safety (of course I have!) and I will walk you through the process step-by-step. If you have been wanting to start working with wood, this is a great project for you. It is beginner level and you will end up with a cute, stylish item to… Read More
Spring is here and that means a bit of organizing is in order. Let’s talk about a pretty storage solution! I figure if I have to look at something everyday I want it to add to the loveliness in my home. There is no need for bulky plastic storage containers to be anywhere in sight when you have this burlap basket tutorial! Not only will you sew up some adorable storage solutions, but you can tackle this project as a beginner on the sewing machine. Create a farmhouse style using the burlap and gingham fabrics, or personalize these with your own… Read More
***This post contains affiliate links. You can read my full disclosures here. Spring is here and I am feeling the itch to get out into the garden. Since this is my first year in my house I will be starting from scratch. Starting with a rototiller and ending with seeds, a bunch of work is just waiting for me. Looking forward to that had made it fun to browse Etsy. Let me show you the fun that I found! Handmade Garden Goodness on Etsy: ***Roped on Cedar crafted these gorgeous vertical planters. Whether you are looking for expand your garden, or simply start… Read More