DIY Medallion Name Banner

DIY Medallions

I promised a tutorial from Monday on our sweet medallion name banners from the baby shower. They are easy to make and very inexpensive. One piece of scrapbook paper makes 2 circles this size. Supplies: scrapbook paper glitter letters hot glue gun scissors ribbon Start by cutting your scrapbook paper into strips. Mine were about […]

DIY Menu Board

menu board from above

Remember the dog food storage box we made for Pudge/Molly last week? We had a little leftover chalkboard from that project, so I started brainstorming what to do with it. I’ve blogged about our budgeting quite a bit and meal planning is a huge part of saving money at the grocery. We have stuck to […]

Wood Sliced Fall Wreath

wood sliced wreath tutorial

I’m sure you spent your weekend wondering what we made with that wood weren’t you? Well I’m sharing today. It was time to create some fall decor for the apartment and we actually made a couple of projects with that log I shared Friday-one coming later next week to the blog. Today I’m sharing our […]

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Metallic Painted Pumpkins

metallic painted pumpkins

Fall crafting time is here! One of the things we did was to decorate pumpkins. A little family of pumpkins actually…a mommy, daddy, and baby:) Sound familiar?  I had a ton of great colors to choose from but decided to go for a metallic theme. I have a few other projects that will match our […]

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DIY Baby Lace Headband Tutorial

DIY baby lace headband tutorial

Mike hates baby headbands. He takes them off every time I put one on Molly girl. He always feels like they are digging into her head or too tight {and a few of them have been, but don’t tell him I said that:)}. So, I decided to make my own that wouldn’t be tight on […]

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Creating a Simple Budget System with Bic® Pens

budget tracking chart

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   You’ve probably heard me talk about how we track our spending and work hard to keep our finances in check. In fact, I did a whole series on it a few years ago. Now that we’re in the apartment […]

10 Minute Fabric Covered Cork Boards

fabric covered cork board

Hi everyone! Well, I survived the first two days of school:)  So far, so good! I have yet to show you where I’m spending my days now, but I’m hoping to snap some pics this week of my new office. I hung my big chalkboard {which I use everyday!} and my clothespin photo display boards […]

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Easy DIY Wood Picture Display

easy diy picture display

In an effort to spruce up my new fancy pants office and make it feel more comfortable and homey, I’ve been doing my favorite thing: DIYing some decor:) I’ll be heading in on Friday to paint and hang up my giant chalkboard and this new picture display: This project took about 30 minutes from start […]

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