Countdown to Christmas – How to Add Fun Christmas Effects to Photos

Turn Your Pet's Photo into Rudolph!

Only 9 Fridays til Christmas and five of my friends and I will be bringing you Christmas ideas every Friday through Black Friday to get you in the holiday spirit. Sushi has been a busy little elf. She feels Christmas should revolve around her cuteness and I agree so she put on her diva attitude and strutted her stuff for some pictures which … [Read more...]


10 Fridays til Christmas – Oh Deer!

Make a DIY Deer Head

Oh Deer! Only 10 Fridays til Christmas! I know what you're thinking. "Kelly, it's not even Halloween yet and you're already Ho Ho Ho-ing about Christmas." I want to eliminate the stress of doing everything at the last minute this year. So while everyone else is standing in line at the post office waiting to mail a stack of cards, … [Read more...]


How to Paint Chevron the Easy Way – Antique Window Tray Tutorial

How to Make a Chevron Tray

  Trends come and go. They're what make our homes stay current ... not like a scene from an Austin Power's movie (my parents recently removed the green and yellow beads used as bathroom window treatments)! Don't go out and buy a chevron sofa - only to find it's in the category of the avocado green refrigerator after a … [Read more...]


Peter Cottontail DIY Silhouette


S Have you met our ancestor, Peter? His silhouette hangs in our house to welcome spring. Look at that regal profile. Don't have a long lost relative named Peter - just make your own and pretend. DIY Bunny Silhouette 1) Draw bunny on a heavy piece of card stock (feel free to print out and trace my Peter Cottontail) 2) Cut out card … [Read more...]


Make Simple Valentine Party Decorations


  I remember giant bear hugs from two girls with sticky little fingers. I still get hugs but also a lot of eye rolls. Guess it comes with the 13 year old territory. They are somewhere between cuddling their pillow pets and having secret crushes. So why not celebrate by letting them laugh with good friends while not worrying … [Read more...]


How to Make a Pom Poms Flowers … With a Fork!


As I zipped around Roller-Rama looking like all that and a bag of chips in my satin jacket ... skates adorned with giant blue pom poms with bells on them, I didn't have a care in the world.   Yes, the pom pom can do that to a girl. I dare you to try and say pom pom and not smile - it's impossible. So let's learn how to make pom … [Read more...]