Crafts, recipes and celebration ideas for holidays and other major yearly events.

Make snowman Christmas tree ornaments using recycled natural wine corks, paint and fleece! These wine cork Christmas ornaments are easy to make and are perfect gifts.

A French toast bake full of buttery pecan flavor and baked in a cast iron skillet, make this filling breakfast recipe on a chilly fall morning or to welcome Santa on Christmas. At the beginning of September, my thoughts start to wander to all things fall like pumpkins,[…]

Upcycle bottles to make an easy DIY patriotic decoration for the Fourth of July or other summer events. Decorating for holidays all year round is one of my favorite things to do. But buying new decorations every year gets expensive and it’s a bit wasteful. I have to[…]

Easy and festive, red, white and blue mixed berry shortcake in jars are a fun Fourth of July treat.

Make cherry fudge with this easy 2 ingredient fudge recipe! I have this really cute bunny silicone mold that I pull out every spring to make something bunny shaped.  I’ve used it to make homemade soap in years past.  I thought it would be cute to make an[…]

Make a decorative birds nest with DIY hand painted Robin eggs for a home decoration perfect for spring. A few years ago I read the book about gratefulness that had a photo of a birds nest with eggs on the front. I fell in love with the idea of[…]

Grab the watercolors and make gorgeous handmade Easter cards with just paper and a crayon! These cards are one of my favorite crafts we’ve ever shared! They are so beautiful and so super simple to make.  While we made these as more of an adult craft, you can[…]

Tired of throwing away K Cups? Recycle them to make a K Cup Easter Craft! These adorable Easter basket crafts are great for party favors or decorations. My husband was telling a friend the other day that he didn’t drink coffee until he met me. I’ll admit, I[…]

Handmade kids valentines cards include a handmade necklace.

Make these easy DIY kids Valentines Day cards for kids to hand out at school! Made with simple craft supplies from our partner, Oriental Trading, these Valentine bubblegum machine necklaces are sure to be a hit!   I remember exchanging Valentine’s Day cards at school as being one[…]

Paper airplane Valentine cards for kids will be the most popular card in class! Just print out, fill in, fold and hand out. Recipients can cut out and fold the plane for Valentine’s Day fun. What kid doesn’t love a paper airplane?  They are the simplest toy to[…]