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DIY Star Wars boy's room | chalkboard door | Darth Vader light switch | Death Star light | Star Wars nursery ideas

Star Wars Room: Finishing Touches and more Ideas

Design a Star Wars Room with space colors, a Darth Vader light switch, a Death Star light, a LEGO mobile, a wampa rug, and other fun details. Four years ago we found out I was pregnant, and we started planning a Star Wars nursery for our son. The nursery has turned into a little boy’s room as...
A star gazing birthday party with constellation activities, glow stick fun, a galaxy cake, and nighttime fun. Perfect birthday idea for teens or tweens

A Star Gazing Birthday Party

Throw a star gazing birthday party with fun constellation activities and exploring the night sky. Star gazing is a fun party idea for teens and tweens and older kids. Our family has always enjoyed star gazing, especially on our camping trip to the desert last year (where we took the previous pic...
How to refinish a bookshelf or any wood furniture with latex paint | furniture makeover | refinishing | painting a bookcase

Refinishing a Wood Bookcase

Learn how to refinish any piece of wood furniture, like this bookshelf, with simple latex paint. Give new life to old wood in any color pain...
Beauty and the Beast rose | How to make the enchanted rose and cloche from Disney’s movie | Etching a glass cloche

Beauty and the Beast Rose and Glass Cloche

Make a miniature version of the floating rose and glass cloche from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast using an old wine glass and an etching tool. My oldest daughter and I went to see Disney’s Beauty and the Beast together, and we loved it. The music, the characters, the settings, and the story.....
Learn the 5 simple steps to give your room a design makeover | interior design | french country decor

A Design Makeover

Five steps to the perfect interior design makeover. Learn how to give your home a charming and finished look, in the style that best fits yo...
How to choose and install a mid-century sputnik light | Best price for sputnik light | How to install the Unitary Brand chandelier

Midcentury Lighting: A Sputnik Chandelier

An affordable sputnik light is a fun lighting accessory to add to any mid-century room. It looks great and really lights up the room. I love our mid-century family room with it’s vintage wood paneling, shag rug, and the starburst we hung up when we first moved in. It’s a fun room, and the de...
An easy recycle craft for kids, especially Cub Scouts. Perfect for Valentine's Day or the Blue and Gold Dinner decorations

Love Bug Recycle Craft for Cub Scouts

This love bug is an easy recycle craft for Cub Scouts to make for Valentine’s Day or for the Blue and Gold Dinner. It’s also a fun craft for any kid to make by recycling things you probably already have around your house. It's fun to make crafts for Valentine's Day, but most of them are so fe...
Use craft inks to create the deathly hallows design on any tshirt, or learn how to make your own design. Free printable pattern of the Harry Potter designs.

Deathly Hallows Shirt

Use craft inks to make a deathly hallows t-shirt or design your own customized t-shirt. Remember in my post about the Personalized Water ...
14 gift idea for the tech lover or technology expert

Gifts for the Tech Lover

12 innovative, unique, and affordable gift ideas for the tech lover this Christmas, including speakers, disposable flash drives, and a way t...
How to make Moana's necklace with hemp, and how to make a charm that looks like Moana's locket. DIY jewelry and a gift idea.

Moana’s necklace

Learn how to make Moana's necklace with hemp, and how to make a charm that looks like Moana's locket. A great DIY jewelry and gift idea. ...
Great gift idea and which art supplies to include when giving an artist gift set

Artist Gift Set

Put together a set of quality art supplies to create the perfect gift for any artist or creative friend. This post contains affiliate li...
A Hemp Jewelry-making kit is the perfect gift idea to give to any teen or tween girl

Give a Jewelry Making Kit

Create a jewelry-making kit to give to your favorite teen or tween this year. Include a good how-to book and lots of fun supplies. My kid...
How to cut and install dry wallHow to cut and install dry wall

Installing Dry Wall

We put up dry wall, mudded the seams, added texture, and painted our wall to make a beautiful new wall in our home. It’s work, but a great...
How to make Lego Friends outfits as a gift for the girl or tween who loves Legos

Lego Friends Outfits

Make a Lego Friends outfit for your Lego-loving girl. A perfect gift for tweens or any girl who loves to build with Lego Friend sets. My...
Update an old clock by refinishing the clock frame and creating a new clock face

Updating a Large Clock

Update a large clock by replacing the face and refinishing the wood frame. Make the style of the clock fit with the style of your home. I...
It's easy to alter a pattern to make any costume you want. This gives directions on how to lengthen, widen, or shorten any dress or jacket.

How to Alter a Pattern

Love making costumes but can’t find the right pattern? It’s easy to alter a pattern to create any costume you can imagine. Last year ...
A Nerf dart costume made into a steampunk blaster. Perfect for any steampunk costume.

Nerf Steampunk Gun

Turn a plastic Nerf dart gun into a steampunk blaster. It’s easy to make a steampunk gun with just a little paints and some details. Fo...
How to restore an old or neglected wood deck

Reclaiming a Worn Out Deck

A wood deck that has seen better days can still be restored to a beautiful and functional space.  With some hard work and the right supplie...
PVC pipe and fitting make great industrial closet hardware and at a much cheaper price than galvanized pipes

PVC Curtain Hardware

PVC pipes and fitting painted silver make beautiful curtain hardware for these closet curtains. I really like how the industrial pipe she...
Painting the edges of business cards

The Liebster Award

I was recently nominated for the Liebster Award, which is an internet award given to bloggers to help create a sense of community and connec...
a DIY soccer goal made with PVC pipes

DIY Soccer Goal

Make your own DIY soccer goal with some PVC pipe and joints and some netting. It’s an easy DIY project, and a great gift for a soccer-lovi...