Category Archives: 15 minute DIY

Simple project – Turn old shirts into wall art!

I’m all for donating old clothes, but sometimes the sentimental items are tough to let go of. Especially since a lot of my baby and toddler clothes have been used by both of my girls! I have memories of my girls crawling around in certain t-shirts or precious pictures with it on. What to do? Store…

Easter tradition :: Empty Tomb Rolls {yummy cinnamon treat!}

I’ll admit, when I first heard of this, I seriously laughed. Like, really? I’m going to let my kids pretend a marshmallow is Jesus and bake it in the oven?? But, really it turned out to be a cool idea to visually show kids what Easter is really about. Last year the kids really enjoyed…

Vintage pillowcases = PRECIOUS dresses!

In my usual thrift store stop, I came across an amazing stash of vintage pillowcases. I bought ten of them thinking they will make great projects. (one day when I finally learn how to sew – why haven’t I done that yet?!) Here is one of the pillowcases…   isn’t the pattern beautiful? They are…

Fire up the grill… and add peaches!

We are trying to eat healthy at our house, so I was looking for something sweet to put on the grill after grilling up chicken and veggies for dinner tonight. My DIY grilled peaches concoction was ah-mazing (if I do say so myself), so I wanted to share it with you! You have to try…

DIY Lip balm using leftover from sample lipstick

It’s Saturday and I’m organizing my craft stuff. I came across ingredients for DIY Lip balm. Fun, right?! I decided to do some experimenting to add color to my batch. I think you’ll love this! I decided to add the leftover lipstick to a basic lip balm recipe and the results are beautiful!! Basic Homemade…

Twine wrapped vase out of upcycled glass jar

I think I’ve mentioned before… I love to save glass jars and containers. I actually only use a certain brand of spaghetti sauce because it comes in a cool glass that I use to drink water out of. I almost have an entire set of drinking glasses! See – cute, right? It even has the…

Simple DIY Necklace using nail polish and wooden beads

I’m not a big accessories person. I really wish I was. I see my friends wearing super cute colorful necklaces and matching earrings and it always looks so cute! Side note: I will say lately I have been wearing leather cuffs because I am slightly obsessed after learning how to make them myself. (click here to…