Dollar Tree Summer Fun: Your Flip-Flop Craft May Win $500

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Dollar Tree via Burst Media. The opinions and text are all mine. The heat is on! This is my favorite time of the year to hold fun barbeque parties with my family and friends. Nothing beats a fun party chatting up with friends, enjoying the sun and munching on delicious food. This year I am working with Dollar Tree to share with you all their awesome Summer Fun Tableware Collection, that will sure make entertaining … [Read more...]

DIY Summer Beauty Tips

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DIY Summer Beauty Tips   Summer is almost here! Time to break out the sunscreen and beach waves! I love finding great DIY Beauty Tips like the homemade beauty recipe roundup I shared before. It's amazing the amount of little things you can make and do for yourself by DIYing that will save you time, money, and chemicals! So if these are things that are important to you, then keep reading to check out some of my favorite DIY Summer Beauty Tips!  … [Read more...]

Earth Day Crafts Roundup

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Earth Day Crafts Roundup   Earth Day is coming up soon, and it's a day we can all celebrate this wonderful world we live in, and think of new ways we can help persevere it. Thinking of ways to help the Earth is easy to do, and can be fun in the process! A great way to celebrate Earth Day is to make some crafts right!? But not just any crafts, but crafts you can make that reuses something you already have! This is a way to recycle, and make something new out of something you might … [Read more...]

PVC Pipe Craft Projects: $20 Photography Studio Setup

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PVC Pipe Craft Projects $20 Photography Studio Setup   Have you ever wondered how bloggers take such great photos of our recipes? Or how we can bring out the best features in the products we review? It's simple! We have PVC Pipe Craft Projects photography studio setup! Now, some people spend lots of money buying premade  Photography studio setup which work great, but you can get the same great set up for a fraction of the cost by making it yourself! The photography set I made cost … [Read more...]

DIY Wedding Crafts Glitter Bottom Heels

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DIY Wedding Crafts Glitter Bottom Heels   I LOVE DIY Wedding Crafts that really make your wedding unique (without cleaning out your wallet!). So this week, I wanted to share this fun way to dress up your wedding shoes with these DIY Glitter Bottom Heels! This craft is SO easy to make, and can be customized to any wedding theme and color! When I got married I had an Alice in Wonderland theme, and dressed up my wedding flip-flops (yep, I wore flip-flops at my wedding, no shame!) with … [Read more...]

DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball

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DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball   Weddings can be really expensive! And a big chunk of your wedding budget can be dedicated to flowers. The bridal bouquet, the bridesmaids bouquets, center pieces, etc. We actually used fake flowers for a lot of our wedding flowers. So if you are looking for a fun (and cheap!) alternative to bridesmaids bouquets, then I have a fun project for you today! Pictured above is my DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball! These can be customized with wedding colors … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Birthday Card Invitations

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Make Your Own Birthday Card Invitations   With having 2 children, we often receive many birthday card invitations during the year. These always end up in the garbage can or recycling bin depending who throws them away. I cringe at the money that is often wasted on invitations myself when planning my children's parties. This year I looked thru my list and realized that only a handful of the 50 people we were inviting were not connected to the internet. I decided that there had to be … [Read more...]

Cupcake Party Ideas: DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake

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Cupcake Party Ideas DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake   My daughter is doing something pretty fun at school this week, a Nursery Rhyme Parade! Her, and the rest of the Kindergartners at her school get to dress up as their favorite Nursery Rhyme character and put on a parade for their friends and parents. How fun is that right? So when my little girl said she wanted to be The Muffin Man, I got to thinking about how I could help her dress up. That is when she suggested that she wanted a cupcake to … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Crafts

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Easter Egg Crafts - "Eggcellent" Wreath   It may be officially Spring but that does not mean that Winter is not hanging around to see how much trouble it can cause. With Easter only 4 weeks away, the desire for fresh air, bright colors, and a renewed sense of being are pounding on the door. I decided that in order to beat away the Winter blues, my daughter and I could create an Easter Egg Crafts. We could then pay it forward by gifting it to someone to help brighten up their day. I … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Roller Blinds

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Make Your Own Roller Blinds  That Glows in the Dark I have three kids and lets say two of them are afraid of the dark. I had light bills that were climbing. The children had to sleep with the lights on in order to go to bed. That was until I had a super idea. I was going to figure out a way to have something glow in the dark in their room. I was going to create blinds. Then I was going to teach you how to make your own roller blinds.  What you will need to Make Your Own Roller Blinds Paint … [Read more...]