Cherry Crumble Pie with Cherry Garland

cherry crumble pie

This post is sponsored by FloraCraft, all opinions are my own.Today I'm sharing a fun new recipe WITH a cute coordinating craft!! With 4th of July right around the corner, there's nothing more American than a down home Cherry Pie! Am I right? But sometimes we all don't have time for a handmade cherry pie, so today I'm giving you a homemade option in a quarter of the time and you can wow your July 4th guests with BOTH your cooking and crafting skills!! Check out my Cherry Crumble Pie with Cherry Garland!I'll start with the garland!What you need for the cherry garland:8 – 10 small, FloraCraft® Make It: Fun® Foam … [Read more...]

DIY Patriotic Tassel Garland

Patriotic Bandana Tassel Garland

Are you looking for a fun and easy decoration or garland for your July 4th cookout or get together? Make this super simple DIY Patriotic Tassel Garland!! I shared it on the Darice Crafts blog just a few weeks ago, but in case you missed it you can check it out today!!Click here to continue reading and for full tutorial.... Here's some other Red White and Blue ideas you may enjoy....Girl's Stamped Flag Shirt + 90 Patriotic IdeasAmerican Flag FrameAmerican Flag Marshmallow Pops … [Read more...]

Graduation Coke Bottle

Graduation Cap Coke Bottles from The Cards We Drew

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareMemories #CollectiveBiasLast week my baby boy graduated from preschool...it was pretty adorable to see all the kids dressed up in their little caps and gowns and walk down the aisle to receive their "diplomas." My son proudly declared at graduation that when he wants to grow up he wants to be a "Flying Monkey Superhero," so needless to say, his dad and I are extremely proud! LOL!! To celebrate graduation in our house, and in your house too, you can celebrate with these awesomely easy Share a Coke Class of 2015 Bottles! Turn your … [Read more...]

Big Bloom Front Door

big blooms front door flowers

This post is sponsored by Michaels, all thoughts and opinions are my own.I've had the same wreath on my front door since early spring (*gasp!*), so recently when I received a box full of Recollections "Big Bloom" Flowers on my front door step, I knew just what to do with them!! These flowers are huge, bright, and make a bold statement!! You put them together yourself using either double sided tape or hot glue and they look SO great in so many spaces!! Check out my Big Bloom Front Door today!!   Big Blooms come flat and prepackaged with easy instructions to build your flowers...Each package comes with a base to attach all … [Read more...]

95 Summer Break Ideas and Boredom Busters

Summer Break Ideas for Kids

I know summer time can be stressful for some folks...trying to keep your kids entertained, educated, and inspired! So today, in honor of the upcoming summer break, I'm rounding up 95 Summer Break Ideas and Boredom Busters from bloggers all over! This will give you craft, recipe, DIY's and more to do with your kiddos! Hopefully this will give you tons of ideas for the summer break!DIY Disney Autograph Book from The Cards We Drew Mod Podge Plates from The Cards We DrewDIY Sidewalk Paint from Practically FunctionalSparkling Strawberry Lemonade from Cupcake DiariesStrawberry Ice Cream in a Bag from Scattered Thoughts of … [Read more...]

Gold Bicycle Baby Girl’s Shirt

gold bike girl's shirt

When I was at SNAP a few weeks ago I got to take home some much coveted gold tshirt transfer vinyl! Immediately I knew that I wanted to make my baby girl a cute shirt! So today I'm showing you how I made this super simple and fun Gold Bicycle Baby Girl's Shirt!!What you need:Expressions Vinyl Gold Glitter Vinyl Shirt TransferIronCutting Machine with Bicycle PatternFeltScissorsHot Glue1. I started by downloading a bicycle pattern off of Silhouette USA and using my machine to cut it out.2. After I cut out the file, I stripped away the excess gold vinyl then placed the design face down on my shirt, … [Read more...]

Butterfly Footprint Mother’s Day Gift Idea

Butterfly Footprint Mother's Day Gift Idea from The Cards We Drew

Mother's Day is just one week away and I don't know about you, but I always find it hard to think of new ideas for gifts for my mom. I'm a big believer in a handmade gift and this year with a new little girl to our family I decided it would be fun to make something special for Grandma! So I set out to make this Butterfly Footprint Mother's Day Gift Idea!I started by purchasing a plain white plate at Target...for only $3.50! I cleaned the plate well and got started with a few colors of glass paint I had on hand.Once I was all set up, I got my little girl's foot ready to go...I used a paint brush and I applied some paint to her … [Read more...]

Carrot Easter Wreath

easter-wreath

You guys are well aware...it’s a little known fact that I love making wreaths and surprisingly I have never made an Easter wreath! So I took apart an older wreath I had, spray painted it white, and got started and my Carrot Easter Wreath was born!!I really wanted to make the carrots pop, so after I spray painted the wreath white, I got started making my carrots.To make the carrots you use a simple salt dough recipe:Salt Dough:1/2 cup water1/2 cup salt1 cup flourDirections:Mix flour and salt and add water slowly. Be careful it’s not too watery. Add more water if too dry or add more flour if too wet. From there … [Read more...]