Another holiday on the horizon. Isn’t cool that our calendars are filled with special occasions for us to celebrate? Although we will be traveling this Easter, I’m still hopeful that we can have an Easter Egg Hunt for Ms. Zoey. Kids are so precious and they light up over the most innocent things. Zoey clapped … More DIY Live Love Laugh Easter Eggs
Expecting a baby or planning baby’s first birthday? You are going to go ga-ga over this cute and yummy diy! I had so much fun creating this easy project. It was also very nostalgic for me as it took me down memory lane back to Zoey’s baby shower. Yes, I knew at that time that … More DIY CANDY BABY PACIFIER
Time’s ticking. It’s getting down to the wire. My sister’s wedding is around the corner and there are tons of little details to perfect. At first, she called my dad “the bridezilla” and now it seems like that label has been passed down to me. The bride, herself is fairly calm and collective. My father, … More DIY Bride & Groom Toasting Flutes
Zoey has never been attached to stuffed animals. Truthfully, I wished that wasn’t the case because I would like for her to find a ‘comfort’ friend to hug and love aside from mommy’s left hip. I always thought that maybe she was too young to appreciate and embrace new friends. Or maybe… she’s just playing hard … More Zoey’s Handmade Crochet Kitty
Let’s be honest. We all own more beauty products than our lips, cheeks, or eyes can handle. A few weeks ago, I did a massive clean out of my makeup drawer and realized that I have far too many unwanted beauty products taking up precious space. These include lipcolors that I know I would NEVER … More DIY Tinted Lip Balm
I’m all about easy entertaining and creating yummy, eye-pleasing food that are just plain ol’ simple. Yesterday, I fancied my favorite cheese wheel with dried fruits, nuts, and honey. It was perfect for snacking throughout the day. Avoid the cooking and mess! Difficulty level- SUPER easy peasy! Start with your favorite cheese wheel. A soft … More Fancy Your Cheese!
I don’t usually suffer from dry itchy skin … except for this time of the yr. As the weather gets drier and colder, my condition exacerbates. Speaking of cold weather, here’s the forecast for us folks in the Boston area: “Potential historic winter storm and Blizzard is expected to drop around 2 feet of snow … More DIY Coconut Tea Rose Sugar Scrub
It’s been such a long long time that this chalkboard has been in storage. We got it used and refurbished it wayyyy before Zoey was born. What used to be an old, outdated, and beaten up chalkboard now looks more modern, baby-chic, and sooo Zoey approved! Just recently we took this chalkboard out from storage. … More Refurbished Chalkboard
Ever wonder what a candle holder is good for? Besides holding candles, obviously. Well, keep reading on… They make very elegant, unique, and whimsical mini dessert stands! WAYYY better than store bought! I bejeweled the Boston creme pie doughnut with some pink sugar pearls and gold sparkly sprinkles. All you need are some random candle … More DIY Mini Jewelry/Dessert Stands
By chance while I was editing some photos (in photoshop), I stumbled on how to color fill certain areas of an image creating a poster art like effect. The outcome was so cool, I just had to share… Before After! Doesn’t the background look more than a painting/drawing than a photo? Told my husband that … More Life Imitating Art
It seems like I haven’t done a DIY post in a while! Here’s one that won’t disappoint my fellow diy crafters. In fact, you don’t even have to be a Martha Stewart sorta person to nail this. We all know that when fall approaches, the holiday dinner parties come shortly after. Holiday dinner parties to … More DIY Floating Candle Holder
Why do we pay so much for things we can make for just a few bucks? A couple of nights ago, while Zoey was asleep and the husband was busy working, I was bored out of my mind (!) and craved for something easy & creative to do. I decided to make some personal gold … More DIY, Gold Monogram Mugs
Many of us don’t live by the motto, Money’s No Object. Wouldn’t it be great to do so though?! If you are on a tight budget for your wedding planning, I have some great news! I’ve round up some FREE wedding printables (from my pinterest board, Til Death Do Us Part) that are super stylish … More On a Budget? FREE Wedding Printables!
Mothers of little fashionistas- I have an extremely simple, inexpensive, & STYLISH weekend project for you to add to your bucket list. These diy gold tip baby mary janes are so irresistable! Your baby will surely not go unnoticed. I got the metallic spray paint from home depot for about $4. If you prefer silver, … More DIY Gold Tip Baby Mary Janes
Last weekend, we did something MAJOR! We sold EVERYTHING in our living room!! Yep, if you didn’t know that we had this great master plan to completely redesign our space, you would think that one of us has gone CRAZY. And it would most likely be ME. It was a bittersweet moment for my husband … More Vision For Our New Living Space!
This post has been on my ‘to do’ list for the LONGEST time! I’m so glad that I can finally get to it. I’ve written a post about my workspace before, as seen here. But since getting my new FABULOUS office chair, the Agnes Side Chair from Stylish Furniture & Decor, I’ve been itching to … More Tour of My Workspace
You’ve seen me post this image before in one of my recent post, Natural headboards. Well, if you are really serious about making one of these, head over to design sponge for the complete diy tutorial! Below are a few images from their diy post. A great weekend project for all your weekend warriors! ‘Til … More DIY: Salvaged Barnwood Headboard
Can making your own headboards be easier than this? It seems like of all these headboards were made from unfinished wood. The imperfections make them OH SO PERFECT! Here are some of my favorites, from my pinterest board, Abode. Paint positive, inspiring words on your headboard. via Create a fence like effect with slabs of … More Natural Headboards
My closet is overflowing w/ jewelry clutter. I need to find a better + permanent solution to display and organize them. I do have a diy project in mind that I haven’t gotten a chance to get to yet. Yesterday, while I was playing around with organizing them, I suddenly thought of the empty wine … More Bracelet Display
I know there’s a lot of mommy/daddy (mom/dad to be) readers out there so I want to dedicate this post to you! Are you planning your own baby shower or perhaps planning someone else’s baby shower soon? Here are some GREAT baby shower ideas from my pinterest board, Precious Cargo. Whether it’s a boy, girl, … More New Bundle of Joy!