Five-Minute Mummy Candle

So it’s officially fall even though the temperature here in PA doesn’t feel like it! That’s what I love about this time of year. The kids have gone back to school, pumpkin is back, and the weather is mild enough to get out and enjoy…

DIY Steel Pipe Shelf

  Well hello there. It’s me. Remember me? Yea, yea I know. It’s been a while. A long while. But it was summer! And I was enjoying long lazy days vacationing with the family. Ok, that’s not entirely true. I was just being lazy. But…

Gift Card Holder

“Notebook Paper” Gift Card Holder

Recently I posted a DIY on how to make apple mason jars. If you missed it, check it out here. But chances are if you’re here, it’s because the end of the year has officially arrived, you have no teacher gifts, and if your kids…

DIY Apple Mason Jars

DIY Apple Mason Jars

Well, here we are again. Every year I’m amazed at how fast it goes. I can’t believe the end of the school year is right around the corner. My first and third graders will be second and fourth graders before I know it. I’ll blink and…

Doggie Bow Tie

DIY No-Sew Doggie Bow Tie

I didn’t think Ted, my friend Diana’s sweet pup, could get any cuter. But then I put a bow tie on him. Adorable, right? Ted owns more toys than my kids. He is a very loved little guy. Just look at that face. I have…

Linen kitchen towels

Pretty Linen Kitchen Towels

If your kitchen is anything like mine, it’s time to get some new kitchen towels! I’m amazed at how fast they go from pretty to pretty disgusting. Time for some spring cleaning and some new towels you can whip up in just an afternoon. And…

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub

An exfoliant good enough to eat?! Yes. Literally, you could eat it. But don’t. It’s all sugar! These sugar scrubs are so easy to make, they only a take few minutes. And who can resist anything in a mason jar? Keep one on your kitchen windowsill,…

iron for curing wax

Using your Iron for Waxing Canvas

I have to confess, and I hope my mother-in-law is not reading this, but I never use my iron to actually iron clothes! Seriously. I don’t enjoy it and honestly who has the time? If something needs to be ironed I probably don’t own it….

DIY leather wrap bracelet

DIY Leather Wrap Bracelet

Hi everyone! Welcome back! Who doesn’t love jewelry? Especially the kind you can make in two steps? Seriously! This will take you 5 minutes. I promise. Even the most craft-challenged folks. You can do this. This tutorial is so easy I contemplating even posting it. Really, I…

Easy ticking stripe apron

DIY Easy Apron

Hi friends! Welcome back! Today I have an easy DIY for you. This simple apron done in sturdy, ticking stripe canvas, works up within a hour. It’s perfect to wear in the kitchen, garden, workshop, craft room and even as a vendor apron at at…