If there are two things I can’t resist they’re a good pun, and a retro Volkswagen van! This year I combined the two to create these free ADORABLE (if I do say so myself) Printable Valentine’s Cards for my kiddos to hand out at… Read more »

When we found out baby #3 was on the way, we wanted a fun and simple way to announce it that the whole family was in on. The kids immediately started battling over whether the baby would be a boy or a girl, so I created the “Team Boy” and “Team Girl” Signs for them to hold. I initially wanted a photo of all of us with the kids holding up their signs, but getting a good photo of all… Read more »

Grandparents Gift Valentine's Day 2015

Want to look like a super crafty and together mom with minimal effort!? Then we have the free printable Valentine’s Day Printable keepsake for you!  This adorable and easy project would make an awesome Grandparent’s gift as well as a cherished keepsake of your little one’s tiny finger prints.

If you’re anything like me you love to see how other people decorate their homes. But short of being a peeping Tom (or walking your neighborhood at night and hoping people left their drapes open) how often do we actually get a glimpse of other people’s style? So I’ve decided to share some of our before & after photos from the past year for all of our equally nosey curious reader out there.

I finally took the plunge and remade my Grandmother’s dining room chairs. I inherited her dining table and 4 chairs years ago from the Grandmother I never met. She passed away when my Mother was young and I never felt right painting her dining set. But they were damaged and faded and they just sat in my garage, which is such a shame since they are such cute chairs. Well, with the discovery of Annie Sloan’s Chalk Paint gave me the… Read more »

Because you asked so nicely.. I’m sharing the fonts (free & paid for) I used to create our NEW Birthday “All About Me” Printable Chalkboard Sign that I shared on Facebook recently for all you DIYers! I know it may seem I’m giving away trade secrets here – many designers wont share their font, but I wouldn’t be where I am today If someone hadn’t shared with me. Plus, I know some of you hardcore DIYer will find a way and… Read more »

    Do you love those cute fabric party hats you see everywhere, but don’t have the money to buy from an expensive Boutique?! Of you have an irrational fear of your Sewing machine? (Is it just me?) Have no fear… our dear friend and Itsy Belle Contributor Angela of A Moment Remembered is sharing her simple NO-SEW tutorial on how to create a darling fabric party hat on the cheap!

I’ve been wanting to create a photo wall in our home for a while and I finally got the opportunity! I used inexpensive shelves from IKEA after seeing a similiar shelf at Pottery Barn that was just a bit out of my budget. I wanted a variety of black and white and color images and through in my new fabulous ampersand to add interest. I needed an updated photo of my kids, so I used Printcopia to order a black… Read more »

The Marshmallow Pirate Pops from my sons birthday post were so popular that I decided to make a holiday version of these cute little guys and create a tutorial so you can create your own little marshmallow men! You will need: Marshmallows, Sugar, Red Candy Wafers/Melts, Wilton 6″ Lollipop Sticks,  black and red sugar pens/food writers,Mini crock pot or microwave, pastry brush, small bowl,cupcake liners to hold sugar and sprinkles. 1. Heat candy wafers in mini crock pot stirring constantly until… Read more »