Love Shack: Quick & Easy Craft

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For some reason, everything is just cuter in miniature. Plus, miniatures take up less space which means you have room for a huge (tiny) display! This Love Shack craft project is perfect for Valentine’s Day, an anniversary, or any day when you just want to spread a little love. I think it would be fun … Read moreLove Shack: Quick & Easy Craft

Sweetheart Paper Lanterns: Quick & Easy Craft Project

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Sweetheart Paper Lanterns: Quick & Easy Craft Project These pretty Sweetheart Paper Lanterns are easy enough for kids to create and will look lovely floating above your Valentine’s party or scattered around the table. They are quick and simple to make yet will provide a big impact! I personally love the delicate look of paper … Read moreSweetheart Paper Lanterns: Quick & Easy Craft Project

Pies Are Awesome, Vol 1: Pie-Modding

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I wanted to review Pie-Modding  by Jessica Leigh Clark-Bojin in honor  of National Pie Day, but let’s be honest- every day should really be pie day, there’s no need to discriminate. Plus, after reading this you will feel challenged and inspired to take your pie-making to new and creative heights. This is far from your … Read morePies Are Awesome, Vol 1: Pie-Modding

Paper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/25

I have received sample items to facilitate my post. Paper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold I’ve always been fascinated and impressed with origami. How could they make it even more appealing? By combining it with one of my favorite genres: horror! This book features meticulous step by step instructions, teaching you … Read morePaper Dandy’s Horrorgami: 20 Gruesome Scenes to Cut and Fold: Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway! Ends 12/25

Christmas Paper Crafting: Holiday Cards, Gift Tags & More

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I have received free samples of this product. There was a time when I spent countless hours laboriously crafting my own gift cards and tags. I would pore over photographs, printing out the best ones on a variety of papers for interesting textural and visual effect; I would hand-letter greeting in painstaking calligraphy; I would … Read moreChristmas Paper Crafting: Holiday Cards, Gift Tags & More

Paper Birds

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Paper Birds  by Ruby Taylor and Kate Smith features 10 fun, feathery friends to pop out and make! This papercraft book is both charming and enchanting.  Each beautifully illustrated project features not only a bird to cut out and create, it includes a portion of their environment so each finished bird has its own little … Read morePaper Birds

Ultimate Slime

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If you have kids, this probably isn’t news to you: slime is back! Or perhaps it never went anywhere, but it has definitely seen a recent surge in popularity. Fun tutorials on the internet have made it easier than ever to create your own slime concoctions at home- which is exactly what led to the … Read moreUltimate Slime

Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas

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As most of you know, Halloween is the MOST important holiday, and I’m always on the lookout for fresh decorating ideas. Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas by Colleen Dorsey offers a great starting point for those new to the art of pumpkin carving, along with plenty of fun tips and facts. The … Read moreEasy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas

Self-adhesive Rhinestone Jewel Stickers

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I’m addicted to shiny things, glitter and bling. These self-adhesive rhinestone jewel stickers fit the bill nicely. They’re like a Lisa Frank fantasy come to 3D life. They’re perfect for decorating all of your back to school supplies- from locker mirrors to notebooks to laptop lids. This pack from NIANPU is a good deal, including … Read moreSelf-adhesive Rhinestone Jewel Stickers

Pretty in Pink Summer Wreath!

I’ve been wanting a pretty wreath for my front door, but the prices are often dauntingly high. There’s also the problem that I’m not a huge fan of fake flowers. They so often scream tacky/funeral arrangement/old lady with plastic furniture covers, at least to me. I have flashbacks to a house I used to pass … Read morePretty in Pink Summer Wreath!