Easy crafts that anyone can create quickly.

Easy Clay Christmas Ornaments

Make your own no bake clay Christmas ornaments with just cookie cutters and ribbon! Use essential oils to add Christmas scents like pine. A few years ago we started making our DIY Essential Oil Diffuser Necklaces using clay.  We tried two different types of clay to see which […]

Kids Matching Game

This fun memory game for kids is made with seashells – either from the craft store or the beach! Put it in a pouch and it’s portable for fun play anywhere you go. My kids favorite beach activity, besides swimming, is collecting seashells. Needless to say, we have […]

Ice cream garland is easy to make with just yarn and paper for a birthday or summer decoration.

Make an ice cream cone garland out of yarn and paper for a festive summer decoration. I am slightly obsessed with garlands made out of yarn pom poms.  I have this cute Halloween yarn garland and even a yarn pom pom turkey! They are just so easy to make […]

Teacher gifts

Need some teacher gift ideas for back to school? Check out these 20 DIY crafts to find a cute way to welcome back teachers! School time is creeping up on us again. Where did summer go!? It seems like it went by in the blink of an eye. […]

Shark Craft

Make a clothespin craft shark puppet with your kids for Shark Week! Every June a channel on TV shows an entire week of shark related programs. My kids are absolutely fascinated with Shark Week! Of course, we also live in a desert with no water in sight so […]

Thread felt stars through twine for an easy DIY star garland. Perfect for the Fourth of July decorations or all summer long!

Make a patriotic star banner out of felt, buttons and twine! This easy craft garland is the perfect decoration for summer. Next to wreaths, banners and garlands are my favorite crafts to make. They are quick, easy and inexpensive to make. They are also great for kids to […]

Use citronella essential oils to make a homemade citronella candle to keep the bugs at bay.

Keep the bugs at bay this summer when you learn how to make citronella candles. Perfect for camping and picnics, these homemade candles will keep away the creepy crawlies so your family can enjoy the late summer evenings.   One of the nice things about living in the desert is […]

wreath

Make a patriotic wreath in less than 30 minutes with supplies from the dollar store! Just use a pool noodle, Duck Tape, and patriotic decorations for a one of a kind wreath. After making my first pool noodle wreath last month, I’ve been brainstorming other ideas to make […]

Wood Fish Frame

Do you have a fisherman in your life? Make him this adorable rustic fish frame for a homemade Father’s Day gift! One of my husband’s favorite past times as a kid was fishing in the Long Island sound.  He’s passed on that love of fishing to our kids. […]

Take your favorite essential oils with this super easy craft - clay necklaces! This simple craft is inexpensive and perfect for kids

Diffuse your favorite essential oil wherever you go with clay necklaces. We tried two different types of clay and found the perfect one to make your essential oil clay necklaces. I have been using essential oils for about 3 years now. I mostly use them topically and internally […]