10 Low-Cost Valentine’s Day Gifts

Crafts 1. Beads – bracelets Very easy craft and helps with fine motor skills! I let him string on as many beads as he could. Then I helped string the names on. Tied and finished!! 2. Canvas Very easy and fun! First, I taped off the L and E. Second, I squirted dabs of paint […]

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Make Something Special

These are some DIY projects we completed over the holidays.   Refinishing a Rocking Horse and a Dresser   This dresser is special to me because my mom and I picked it out at a flea market years ago in hopes of redoing it to sell. Then I fell in love with it but didn’t […]

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Last Minute Homemade Gifts

Every year I think, “ I’m going to make everyone homemade gifts this year!”  Then one week before Christmas I’m struggling to finish up or start projects!    Footprint Ornaments   My first project here is very simple, easy, and fast! Also a great tradition to start with your lil babies! We made 5 this […]

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Maker Monday

DIY Bathtub Paint We usually use pudding and food coloring but I had all this leftover baby rice cereal so I mixed it with water to the consistency that I liked and added the food coloring. A little bit goes a long way you don’t want this stuff to dye your bathtub! He doesn’t quite […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Giving

Violet Syrup For this recipe you’ll need wild violet flowers water sugar lemon juice Add your flowers to a glass jar and add just enough boiling water to cover them. Steep flowers for at least 2 hours, overnight if you can. Don’t panic if your water is blue! Strain flowers out. Add equal parts sugar […]

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