August 1, 2019

Shadow portraits are a great fun activity for many ages! We had lots of fun making our portraits and I love how gorgeous and unique they turned out. 

We taped a large piece of watercolor paper (we used 18"x24") to a wall (or glass door in our case) using masking ta...

April 24, 2019

I had fun making DIY signs for a recent wedding in Portland. The bride and groom have a laid-back, hip Portland style and I wanted something to match that aesthetic. These signs were super easy and it was great to be able to customize the chalkboard signs with chalk....

February 15, 2019

Do you guys remember Shrinky Dinks? We recently rediscovered them and have been loving making custom fun necklaces for ourselves and as gifts. I made 2 handwritten kids name necklaces for myself and Lena has been loving making unicorn necklaces for her friends. 

We used...

January 31, 2019

This is a quick DIY artwork I made using Chunkies Paint Sticks. These paint sticks are our absolute favorite and are super easy and clean to work with. They are normally a more kid-focused product and I wanted to showcase how versatile they are and how you can use them...

October 20, 2018

If you need an adorable and comfy last minute DIY costume, this is the project for you. 

This is an easy DIY costume I made in a couple of hours while watching a movie. The best part is that there was absolutely no sewing required!

My 2 year old has been loving pinatas a...

October 5, 2018

Do you need last minute adorable and customizable Halloween decor? These 5 second pumpkins are the absolute easies DIY decor and turn out so very cute!

How-to: 

Spray on Elmer's Spray Adhesive (spray glue) and then sprinkle with glitter. That's seriously it! 

Here ar...

September 11, 2018

Did you know that you can make the prettiest colored shells by using nothing but food coloring? It's super easy. Just drop your desired food coloring colors directly onto a clean shell and watch it transform! Make sure to let it dry for at least an hour to make sure yo...

September 4, 2018

This is one of my new favorite projects to do with kids or grown-ups! These little dishes can be used for jewelry, votives or anything else you like. The great thing is that they are super quick and easy to make so can easily make lots and lots of gifts for anyone on y...

August 2, 2018

Video tutorial on how to make a gorgeous and easy DIY flower crown. Can be made with delicate flowers for flower girls or more dramatic flowers for a flower festival.

June 15, 2017

We went all out with a DIY update on the garage when we moved into our house. The original was in pretty bad shape as you can see in the photos below. So we (Ryan mainly really!) did a full overhaul. We used an Ikea Kitchen as we thought it was nicer than the garage op...

December 28, 2015

This is a nice way to bring out a piece of your garden and it helps make your entrance smell wonderful!

Main piece you will need a wire wreath frame. I just repurposed one from an old wreath. You can buy something similar from Michael's.

I cut some Rosemary and succents...

December 28, 2015

One thing I always like doing during the holidays is making some DIY gift tags. It's a great way to use the beautiful Papyrus Christmas cards we receive from the year before. I had a nice time making some with my Baba over tea this year :).

Just cut out a cute part...

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