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Simple fall DIYs

We have been feeling crafty lately… picking up pinecones and sticks during our trips to the park or on a walk, with the hopes of making SOMETHING. With so many holidays approaching, it is a lot of fun creating simple decorations for Halloween, fall and yes… even Christmas. DIY book page pumpkins with cinnamon stick stems Loving … Continue reading

Coffee Cart

Coffee Cart

I’ve been thinking for a while about creating a “coffee cart” space. I love the notion of having a special place for all things coffee (and tea!). The cart itself is a wooden 3 drawer chest from Ikea, painted and distressed. Maybe replacing the knobs with glass ones, or removing the bottom two drawers and making … Continue reading

DIY letters

DIY letters

Letter placed on a white frame with fabric background… from Chic & Cheap Nursery. Blue and white chevron, found on Etsy from Bless Her Heart Designs. Love the look of this oversized letter, by Norskeinteriorblogger. All covered in moss. DIY found on Ruffled. Washi tape… the Baby List Blog. Same letter, different shape/color… discovered on Pinterest. … Continue reading

Lucky gold

Lucky gold

In need of a little bit of luck? These shimmery, metallic rocks can add a fun element to your St. Patrick’s day decor. A little gold paint, a handful of stones and some kind of stencil are all you need to make these pretty rocks… from Yesterday on Tuesday. Hope all your wishes come true this St. Patrick’s … Continue reading

Displaying artwork

Displaying artwork

Since school has started back up, I have the duty of sorting through the children’s school work. I have learned to keep the art, creative stories, etc. Currently all of Jacob & Jadyn’s work is being stored in a plastic container in the garage… boring. With Tommy making scribbles too, I aim to try one of … Continue reading

Packaging ideas

Packaging ideas

I love details, especially ones I can DIY. Glitter clothespins are simple and sweet. I think these are perfect for hanging a postcard, photo & as a finishing touch when packaging up a lovely present for someone! Find more inspiration for creative packaging below… Glitter clothespins made with double-sided tape Lovely packaging inspiration: Simple packaging by Oh … Continue reading

Launching: organic baby accessories

Launching: organic baby accessories

I’m thrilled to share with everyone what I have been working on… “EARTH TO MOM,” an organic, affordable, eco-friendly line of baby accessories! Becoming a new mama is truly an eye-opening experience. After several months of planning, the result is a natural line of baby accessories (baby bath accessories) inspired by my own baby and … Continue reading

Nautical by nature

Nautical by nature

On our stays in San Diego, California I enjoy visiting the same ocean side cafe. It is a lovely place to rest, sip a cup of coffee, and find an interesting knick knack. I am loving nautical designs… Sea salt soap made by a company named Swedish Dream. Nautical (blue whale, ships, mermaids) art found on wood postcards, notepads … Continue reading

DIY home decor

DIY home decor

I finally made my own account on Pinterest and love it! I cannot wait to try some of these DIY’s… Using reclaimed wood to update your decor: Place a couple of doors together to double as a bold, chic headboard. Add table legs or trestles to a door to create a one-of-a-kind table. Make a photo frame by simply adding your favorite … Continue reading