2015 top blog posts

As the year winds down tonight I thought it would be fun to share a countdown of the 2015 TOP TEN BLOG POSTS! This list is based on total views of each individual post. It’s been fun to look back at what you all have enjoyed viewing this year. 10) Ribbon Storage and Organization 9)Continue reading “2015 top blog posts”

7th day of christmas: piñata ornament favor

Here’s a fun idea for a new holiday tradition–mini piñata ornament favors! This star mini piñata from We R Memory Keepers can be filled with small toys and treats, decorated, and then hung on the tree Christmas Eve. When the kids wake up Christmas morning they can remove them from the tree, give the tasselContinue reading “7th day of christmas: piñata ornament favor”

two-color minc fall wall art | free printable

Fall is one of my favorite seasons, and such a fun time for decorating! I’ve got lots of early fall decor, and plenty of Halloween decor, but I wanted something to put up as a transition piece between the two. So I decided to channel the foil trend and make a pretty piece of fallContinue reading “two-color minc fall wall art | free printable”

DIY laminated flash cards with the minc!

My five year old daughter is starting kindergarten next week and she is so excited! She’s been working on her reading skills, memorizing our contact info, and shopping for school supplies. As part of our back to school preparations I made her a set of laminated alphabet flash cards with some paper from the adorableContinue reading “DIY laminated flash cards with the minc!”

mother’s day gift: DIY gold foil print {free printable}

I love giving handmade gifts because I can create something that really fits the personality of the receiver. My mom has always been an elegant and stylish woman so creating a piece of home decor for her with gold foil and glitter was the first thing that came to mind.  (Scroll down for a link to the free printableContinue reading “mother’s day gift: DIY gold foil print {free printable}”

DIY gold foil cards: heidi swapp minc

Gold has made a strong appearance over the past year in design, fashion, decor, crafts, and more. I have loved finding ways to include gold accents in my paper craft projects, so naturally I was thrilled to hear about Heidi Swapp’s brilliant release of Minc at CHA–a tool that allows paper crafters to add customContinue reading “DIY gold foil cards: heidi swapp minc”