I love this sweet idea from Jamie at C.R.A.F.T. to create a Christmas tree with a family theme. Of course, a family-themed tree necessitates family photos, and Jamie and her mom whipped up a passel of glittery photo ornaments for only nine cents a piece. How’s that for budget friendly?!? The original inspiration came from […Read More]
Since Jillian from I am a Homemaker has never tried French Macaroons, she can’t attest to their taste. However, she can say that they sure are pretty – pretty enough to turn into whimsical Christmas ornaments! Jillian was inspired when she came across a set of sparkly Macaroon ornaments from Ballard and repurposed bottle caps […Read More]
If you love a good handmade wedding gift, here’s an adorable idea to store away from Katie at View from the Fridge. Katie shares at My Crafty Spot how she made these Mr. and Mrs. dishtowels for only $1. Yep, that’s right – a buck! And if it’s not enough that these personalized dishtowels are […Read More]
There is nothing that melts a dad’s heart like the sweet faces of his children, whether they are three or thirty! Julia from Stars & Sunshine created a set of wooden photo blocks for her dad that includes six different pictures of their family. I love Julia’s design that allows you to “rotate” the pictures by simply turning the cubes. This would make a fun and meaningful addition to Dad’s office, and even the kiddos would enjoy the picture “puzzles.”
Father’s Day is right around the corner, so this next week I will be featuring DIY gifts that Dad is sure to love! There will be ideas for the traveling man, sports-loving guy, tech-savvy dude, fun-loving kid-at-heart, and devoted family man – all with DIY tutorials that will save you money! Beside from extra green in your pocket, what beats a handmade, heartfelt gift to show you care?!?
I’ve already shared you guys that I love having an advent to countdown the days until Christmas. It is just fun to watch my kiddos get excited as they see it’s another day closer to the big day. Melanie from Sew Rugged at bear rabbit bear went all out making a huge hand sewn advent […Read More]
Handmade ornaments add a personal touch to your Christmas tree décor. How fun to see a whole bunch of your own creations sparkling and shining together. Tasha from Frugalicious Me bedazzled her tree with glittery heart peace sign ornaments made from floral wire. I love her suggestion to add these to gift boxes and bags […Read More]