DIY projects

DIY Valentine Day Gifts

DIY Valentine Day Gifts

February 14 is fast approaching and what better way to show your affection then by making your own Valentine’s Day gift for your loved one.

Get out the Doilies!

Get out the Doilies!

A few years ago I began to see many crafts on Pinterest using doilies. Having two Portuguese grandmothers, great aunts, and a mother who has crocheted doilies for me…they have been part of my life since I was a kid. I have an abundance of […]

Christmas Table Decor

Christmas Table Decor

During the Holiday season many of us like to decorate the dining table to make it look festive. I enjoy decorating with simple DIY projects or using materials that are inexpensive, easily accessible and I often use items that I already own.

Christmas Gift Wrapping

Christmas Gift Wrapping

With Christmas quickly approaching it will soon be time to wrap those gifts you have bought for family and friends.

DIY Christmas Cards

DIY Christmas Cards

Nothing says you care more than a handmade Christmas card

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House

Christmas Gingerbread House What’s Christmas without a Gingerbread House?  It’s fun to make and doubles as a dessert.  Start a tradition of making a Gingerbread House with family and friends. It’s fun and easy for kids of all ages.