Stackable Tea Light Holders

stackable tea light holder

Make Stackable Tea Light Holders from recycled cans in 15 minutes or less. Supplies: 4 - clean 12.5 oz. Chunk Chicken cans Paint of your choice.  I used gold spray paint and Maison Blanche chalk based paint in St. Anne with light brown wax Tape Stencil Tea lights Coffee beans I spray painted 2 cans and used chalk … [Read more...]


dino bookends with succulents

Succulents Succulents are all the rage and I love them in any container! Sometimes I think crafts are geared towards girls. But I have two grandsons. Today I'm sharing - Dino Succulent Bookends   Supply List Plastic Dinosaur or animal of your choice X-Acto Knife, Scissors whatever you need to make a planting area. Spray … [Read more...]

Summer Wreath

Summer Fun Door decor

  Summer Wreath - Pinwheel inspired Two doors down they're laughing and having a party. Two doors down They're not aware that I'm around. My door was singing the blues. that is until I discovered the fun pinwheels at Hobby Lobby. Grab flowers with the colors of your pinwheel, make it fun! Have you every been … [Read more...]

Fresh Flowers

Fresh Flowers small

Fresh Flowers Welcome to the Oh my Word would you look at that... Flowers! We're all sharing flowers today and I will list the links to my Southern Style Decorating friends at the end of the post!  You are going to love their projects!   Create a beautiful arrangement for very little money - using a watering can, greenery from the … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Unique Mother's Day Gift Ideas

I put together a list of my favorite things for Mother's Day Gift Ideas! A little something different, created by awesome women! Anything that Creative Carmella creates is a favorite of mine!  Check out her online shop here:  Creative Carmella Be sure to follow her on FB and her blog, you will be inspired :) I've order several things … [Read more...]

Beach Pillow Cover

Beach Inspired Pillow Cover #diy

Beach Pillow Cover made easy! It's almost time to break out the bikini's - NOT! But it is time to start thinking about  the summer pillow covers. I know that's been weighing heavy on your mind. While several of you are waiting for the snow to melt, we've been having 80° days and that can only mean one thing,  there's a new pillow in town and … [Read more...]

Watercolor – Beach Inspired


Beach Inspired Watercolor I have watercolor on the the brain!  I've seen them everywhere. You know me, I went out and bought a  pallet of watercolors. I tried painting this and that and well it looked nothing like Carmella's! So I did some cheater watercolors and I'm very happy with them. I don't mind if you download and use them for … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Ceramic Bunny Look for Less

Pottery Barn Ceramic Bunny

Free makeover, the Pottery Barn ceramic bunny look for less! When I get a Pottery Barn catalog in the mail, it's time for a cup of coffee and brainstorming session.  I don't think they ever come up with anything that I don't love, well except the price. I spotted this bunny and knew that I had a container just waiting for some spray … [Read more...]

Free Chalkboard Printables for Birthday and Welcome

Free chalkboard printables

Free Printables! I created a couple sets of chalkboard tags for you and me :) Chalkboards are my favorite and there are a couple of birthdays coming up and we have new friends moving in to the neighborhood, so here you go! Use card-stock to print them on.  Punch a hole in the corner and your ready for gift giving! Click here to … [Read more...]

Rain Boots Refreshed

Rain Boots Spring Door Decor

Goodwill Rain Boots can now be checked off the list! I keep this extensive list of treasures that I'm always on the lookout for. And these have been checked off the list: I shopped the house for the white tulips, originally bought at Hobby Lobby, I know they were bought at 50%.  Not that my memory is good, but because I never pay full price … [Read more...]

Washi Tape Dispenser

Washi tape organizer

Today I want to show you what I came up with to keep my washi tape under control. Washi Tape Dispenser/Organizer Office supplies are one of my weaknesses and when they come in the form of pretty colorful tape, I must have it! After a few online searches, I found that washi tape dispensers can be a little pricey.  I decided to refresh … [Read more...]

Gold Glass Cloche

Dollar Tree Cloche

Make any cupcake a celebration with this Gold Glass Cloche. Cloches have been around for a few hundred years and my guess is they will be around for a lot more. They come in all shapes, sizes, price ranges and are used for many things. I made mine from 2 glass candle holders and glass bowl from Dollar Tree. Before I glued the the two … [Read more...]

Personalized Message Board using Mod Podge Photo Transfer

Mod Podge Supplies

I wanted to make something for the boys, and nothing is cuter than their new puppy Jack.  And if Jack could leave messages he would, so I thought I'd give him a little help ;) Jack's Personalized Message board using Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium. The first thing that I did was paint my board with craft paint, which is optional.  I think it … [Read more...]

How to add Ribbon to Pinecones

Ribbon on Pinecones

On Monday, I baked my pinecones and on Tuesday I added some sugar and silver spice (post coming soon). Last night I dressed them up! Here's what I used: Drill / with drill bit Eye Hooks Awesome pinecones   I used a drill bit that was the same diameter as the threaded area on the hook.  Pre-drill the end of the pinecone, about … [Read more...]