Tag Archives: DIY

Simple Coffee Filter Peonies and Smoked Apple Pie

I’m linking up with the Dare To D-I-Y link party.  This week’s theme is “Dare to Entertain”.   I’ll get to my entertaining themed project in a sec.   Last Wednesday was Thanksgiving Eve, I host turkey day every year. … Continue reading

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Finger Knit Infinity Scarves

I’m going to preface this post by saying that I don’t knit.  Well, I never knitted before.  I have the attention span of a gnat and the patience of a 3-year-old in line at an ice cream shop in July. … Continue reading

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Craft Night, Apple Cider Sangria, Samoas & Finding the Silver Lining

This past Friday was the first of our monthly craft nights!  Since having a baby, working in an elementary school, and getting caught up in day to day chores, socialization with adults is at an all time low for me … Continue reading

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No-Sew Tote From A T-Shirt

Like most women today, I wear many hats.  Lately I feel like P.Diddy with the amount of hyphenates my title entails. Wife/Mom/Teacher/Grad Student/Blogger/Crafter/Nightly Chef/Nutella Inhaler   In addition to the above credentials, since I wasn’t busy enough teaching with a … Continue reading

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Wine Barrel Planter D-I-Y

Remember back when I told you guys about the sweetest words my husband has ever uttered? No? It went something like this: “I saw something on the curb down the street that you said you were looking for.   I’m … Continue reading

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Free Download: Paper Anemone

Hey guys!  Today I wanted to share with you the paper anemone brooch I made (and Instagrammed –yes it’s a verb now) on Friday. I found liagriffith.com and fell in love with this instantly. Can these flowers get any prettier?!  Peach and … Continue reading

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Free Nursery Art Printables

When I was preggo, we were team green.  I loved the suspense of not knowing if Baby P was going to be a boy or a girl.  Until I started to decorate the nursery.  I created a gender neutral nursery … Continue reading

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Hottest Husband Award Goes Toooooo…

Mr. FSL.  I’m not talking about how easy on the eyes he is (that’s a whole other post).  I think he’s beginning to catch the D-I-Y bug! *swoooon* Let me explain… Usually when my husband and I drive by a house that … Continue reading

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Home Depot Workshops

As part of a school-wide fundraiser, Home Depot donated small. orange aprons.  Lots of the little guys are running around like D-I-Yers in training.  I asked the PTO prez a few questions about how the business donated these.  She mentioned … Continue reading

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Easy D-I-Y Easter Decorations

I wasn’t a huge Easter fan as a kid.  Yes, I loved having Cadbury mini eggs for breakfast.  That part was always great (and still is ;)  ).  I also used to like beating my little sister in our Easter … Continue reading

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