Make your own marbled mug with this great craft tutorial. A simple technique using craft paint and a straw.

Make Your Own Marbled Mug PLUS my Rolo Hot Chocolate Recipe

 I have a fun handmade gift idea for you today.  You can make your own marbled mug quickly and easily with no special tools at all.  Well do y'all call a straw special?  I didn't think so!  Read on to learn more plus get my Rolo hot chocolate recipe cause TRUST ME you don't … [Read More...]

Make your own cross stitch sign on wood using vinyl and your Cricut Explore.

Cross Stitch Sign on Wood

 Cross stitch was my very first ever true "craft" that I learned.  So seeing it come back in new ways lately had me itching to do a project.  This one however doesn't take nearly as long!  My cross stitch sign on wood can be made in just minutes.  This is a part of the … [Read More...]

Get 50 handmade gift ideas for teachers here! With pictures so you can click to see instructions on how to make it yourself.

50 Handmade Gift Ideas for Teachers

I know y'all love handmade gift ideas as much as I do.  Today I have 50 handmade gift ideas for teachers for you to make this year.  If you want more ideas for handmade gifts...check out our handmade gift guide for adults and handmade gift ideas for kids as well.  Now onto the teacher … [Read More...]

Learn how to make paper feathers here! Love these!

How to Make Paper Feathers

 I am back again this month with another fun post with my Cricut Explore.  You can learn how to make paper feathers below for your own home.  This post is not sponsored by Cricut in any way however I am entering it into a design competition.  So y'all cross your fingers and toes … [Read More...]

Loaded Tot Kabobs -- turn tater tots into perfect party food with this simple recipe!

Loaded Tot Kabobs #oreidamom #ad

Are you ready for some football? Or maybe just a fun meal on a stick for the kids? My loaded tot kabobs will fill both of those needs. A huge thank you to Ore-Ida® for sponsoring this post. Ore-Ida® makes it easy to easily feed my kids quality food that is fun. … [Read More...]

Make a personalized place card

Thanksgiving Place Cards

The fabulous Jen Goode with 100 Directions is back again this month with a free printable for y'all.  This time she has made a printable place card that you can customize with your own words.  I love that!  Download the cards below, add words, and even a little paint! … [Read More...]

Create a freaky face mask with just face paint and this video tutorial!

Freaky Face Mask with Face Paint

 Want to freak out your neighborhood this Halloween?  Or maybe just the kids?  Make this freaky face mask with face paint in just a few minutes.  This post is sponsored by I Love to Create in conjunction with Crafty Hangouts.  You just need to grab some face paint from I … [Read More...]

Make your own tiered fall dessert stand for Thanksgiving or fall parties. Can be made in 5 minutes!

Tiered Fall Dessert Stand (make this in minutes!)

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. This tiered fall dessert stand is perfect for your Thanksgiving celebration or any fall themed party that you are hosting.  You can literally make your own version of this in … [Read More...]

15 Dump Cake Recipes -- if you love easy dessert ideas this post is for you!

15 Dump Cake Recipes

We love dump cake recipes around here.  What is easier they dumping ingredients into a pan or the slow cooker?  Grab your favorite ingredients and learn how to make some super simple desserts with the recipes below.  Love pumpkin?  Yep there is a dump cake for that!  Can't … [Read More...]

Win a Silhouette Portrait now!

Win a Silhouette Portrait!

 Y'all know by now that I am crazy about my craft machines.  I can tell you that a Silhouette Portrait will change your crafting FOREVER!  Want ideas of just what you can do?  Check out my craft cutter projects here.   Awesome right?  I am thrilled to be able to offer … [Read More...]