Lost Socks Board

I know I am not the only one who LOVED Organize & Decorate Everything's "Lost Sock Board"- that item seemed hot hot HOT! I knew the moment I saw it I had to have my own- so I made one.First, I got to work making the fun clothes pins! I just cut strips of scrapbook paper to fit the front of each pin. No need to cover the back since it will be glued to the board anyway! Next, me and my 2 kids (ages 3 and almost 2) simply Mod Podged the paper to the pins. 1 layer of Mod Podge, then the paper, … [Read more...]

Feeling Fabulous- Week 4

Week Four(to lock in your points for week three, see the next post below this one)Ok, lets keep it going and move on to our LAST week!What are we playing for this week?A set of 2 Valentine Clippies from the new chic etsy boutique Bows for Hair and Toes. You can choose 1 red, 1 pink or 2 of the same color!Bows for Hair and Toes was recently created by a mother of 5 who loves to create! (I love helping moms spread the word about their business- moms rock!) I am sure you will love her … [Read more...]

Moss Bowl Topiaries


Steph asked if I could share a tutorial with you and, in keeping with her blog, I wanted to share a project that is fast, simple, cheap and elegant.  These moss bowl topiaries fit that description! What you need: Bowls of varying sizes Sheet moss ($1.97 a bag from Wal-Mart) A magazine or newspaper A hot glue gun & glue sticks About 10-15 minutes Gather your bowls.  I happened to have some silver bowls, but you could use anything you have. Wad up magazine pa … [Read more...]

Feeling Fabulous- Week 3

Week Three(to lock in your points for week one, see the next post below this one)Ok, lets keep it going and move on to another week!If you are new here, join in at anytime!(Scroll to the bottom of the blog for all the info on this challenge.)What are we playing for this week?1 8oz "Pure Vanilla" body lotion and 1 8oz Pure Vanilla bath salt from Appleseed Gifts- a place for moms and women to shop for great jewelry and gifts, participate in reviews and giveaways, receive tips and recipes, and much … [Read more...]

Felt Fortune Cookies


Creating these felt fortune cookies is as easy as it gets and very little materials are needed. Here is how to do it: 1. Find something circular that is about 4 inches in diameter. 2. Trace your circle onto some felt. 3. Cut your circle out. (Yes, I took pictures of literally every step in this tutorial!) 4. Cut a ribbon just shorter than 4 inches and a piece of wire just shorter than that. Don't forget to burn your edges of the ribbon to keep it from fraying. 5. Put a strip of hot glue on … [Read more...]