That’s right! These beautiful flowers are made from paper napkins! (You can use toilet paper too) They are so easy (and cheap!!!) to make (considering the girls and I probably made around 300+ of them for my wedding!!!) To see what we needed them for you will have to check for a new post here  […]

May 25, 2012

A “Special Occasion” calls for a “Special Outfit”, right? My wonderful husband graduated Summa Cum Laude with a double major (it isn’t bragging if it’s true) last Sunday! YAY! I tried to convince him that he did not look like a penguin… though he didn’t believe me.Well, I have a handsome penguin for a husband! […]

May 22, 2012

I have always been in love with those beautiful candle pillars. But they are generally on the pricey side. So I experimented and made my own!     With these I cut a post board (the type you use for fences) & a 2×4″ board and then screwed them together & painted. To add a little bit of detail, […]

May 19, 2012

Meet Julie the Dinosaur. I asked my husband what we should name her, and he said Julie… so Julie she is!  Julie Measures 18″ long from nose to tail & 10″ from toes to spikes. After printing & cutting out your pattern pieces, you need to assemble them as illustrated above. Tape the pieces connected by the light grey […]

May 15, 2012

I am totally in love with my $55 Little Girl Playroom, and the icing on the cake for me was adding these printing paper party poms to June’s teepee. They are so super easy (and cheap!!!) to make. And despite all the hours I put into all of the other projects in the room, June’s […]

May 12, 2012

These are my dogwood flowers. I got branches that were just budding (for the realistic texture) cut some petals out of white printing paper, glued them to the stems!!! I used an egg carton box to secure the branches in my container. Another idea would be to use a clay type product to stick them […]

May 7, 2012

I gathered some tree branches and old dried oak leaves, cut the leaves into the shape I wanted them, glued them onto the branches, and displayed them in my beautiful trash bin (it was a wedding present… and I decided it is way too pretty to be a trash bin! :P)  So easy & I […]

May 7, 2012

May 7, 2012