Watercolor Hoop Art

 I am in love with the watercolor trend.  I made this watercolor hoop art in just minutes with my secret weapon….watercolor markers!  You never knew that watercolor was this easy!  Follow along below to see how to use the markers then order some to create your own one of a kind watercolors.  This tutorial was originally posted over at Crafts Unleashed.  The materials were given to me for free and I am compensated for my posts there however all projects and opinions are my own.   Some links may be affiliate links which means a portion of your purchase will go to support this site. 

Use markers to create this unique watercolor hoop art in just minutes!  A fun craft project that anyone can make!
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Onesie Sticker Gift Idea

 I told y’all that the nautical baby shower went great!  Part of my gift included this onesie sticker gift idea.  This is a fun way to document baby’s growth and give a gift that lasts all through the first year.  You can get supplies for this one from Online Labels and print the free printables below to make your own.  This post is sponsored by Online Labels however all projects and opinions are my own.


Onesie sticker gift idea - give these stickers at a baby shower.  The mom to be can use one each month to take a picture of baby and see how much he grows!  FREE PRINTABLE!

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Make Burlap Tape

 Did you know that you can make your own burlap tape?  Plus you can make it in any width you would like.  Awesome right?  I thought this was an amazing idea for some fun present wrapping but you could use this burlap tape anywhere you would like.  It is all possible with the help of a Xyron.  I was asked to review a machine and compensated for my participation.  However all projects and opinions are my own.

Make burlap tape with the Xyron for gifts and more!
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Healthy College Care Package

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Brita for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.

Send your student off to college on the right foot with this healthy college care package. You can send them off on their first day with this care package in hand or mail it a few weeks after the semester has started. Either way this care package will help them to develop some healthy habits even when they are away from the nest.

Send a healthy college care package to your new college student this semester!


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Make Your Own Onesies

 Do you love heat transfer vinyl?  Well I have the cutest way to make your own onesies with it.  Yes these are super funny and are sure to be a hit for any mom to be.  This is part of a sponsored blog hop by Expressions Vinyl.  All projects and opinions are my own however.  You can see tons of vinyl ideas at the bottom of this post so y’all don’t miss it!

Make these onesies with heat transfer vinyl plus see dozens of other vinyl projects!

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Make Your Own Outdoor Pillows

Learning how to make your own outdoor pillows is super simple with the step by step instructions below.  I will even show you how to add those fun quotes with a paint marker for a personal touch to your outdoor decor.  I have been compensated for this post by Fairfield who makes the pillow forms and material used in this tutorial.  Also links to purchase product wihtin this post are affiliate links and a portion of your purchase will go to support this site.  The project and opinions are always all my own however.      

Fun and colorful outdoor pillow that you can make in just a few minutes!  Add fun quotes and more to the front with this simple technique!

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First Day of School Picture Frame

 As your little angels return back to school this fall, be sure to whip up a quick first day of school picture frame to show off that amazing moment.  This is part of the back to school Craft Lightning series where we are sharing crafts that take 15 minutes or less all week.  You can catch up with the crafts from day 1 and day 2.  Also be sure to scroll all the way down on this post for today’s blog partner crafts.  But first be sure to check out the instructions for making this fun back to school picture frame.

First day of school picture frame -- make this in just minutes!
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Back to School Teacher Gift Idea

 For day 2 of back to school Craft Lightning, I have a back to school teacher gift idea that you all will love.  If you missed any of the fun, be sure to head to day 1 to catch up.  Don’t miss the other 15 minute back to school crafts at the bottom of this post as well.  Now lets see how to make that teacher extra happy at the beginning of the school year!  This post was sponsored by Expressionery however all projects and opinions are my own.

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea -- add monogrammed notepads and cards to a fun gift bag with this free printable tag for a perfect teacher gift in minutes.

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Pencil Gift Bag

 I am kicking off the back to school edition of Craft Lightning this morning with this pencil gift bag.  You can see more amazing 15 minute back to school crafts at the bottom of this post.  Don’t forget to follow along with my co-hosts for this series as well:  30 Minute Crafts and Me and My Inklings.  This quick and easy pencil gift bag is perfect to give to teachers or students or even for teachers to give to students.  However you choose to use this cute little treat bag, they will only take you minutes to put together.

Pencil gift bag for back to school or any school function!  So easy to make and so cute!
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