Easy Diaper Cake Tutorial


One of my favorite baby shower gifts to give/make are diaper cakes.  I think they are awesome because they are made with a baby essential--diapers--and then you can add lots of other cute baby items to it as well to decorate it! To make a 3-tier diaper cake, you'll need: 2-3 bags of diapers clear hair elastics {those teeny tiny ones} a cardboard cake round ribbon flower stems wooden … [Read more...]

DIY Wooden Teething Ring


In my littlest's Easter basket this year, I kept it really simple and only included things that I knew he'd love.  So I added some cereal puffs, a few board books, a sippy cup, and a sweet DIY Wooden Teething Ring that I made myself!  It was so simple and took just a few minutes to put together! You'll need just a few things to make one {or two} for your little guy or gal... wooden teething … [Read more...]

DIY Easter Buckets


This post contains affiliate links. With Easter just a few weekends away now, I was eager to get some cute new Easter Buckets made for the boys this year.  And, with my Cricut Explore™, I knew exactly how I wanted to decorate them! Supplies needed: metal buckets {found at Hobby Lobby} adhesive vinyl transfer tape Cricut Explore™ coordinating ribbon & twine I started out by perusing … [Read more...]

Chalk Paint & Twine Mason Jar


Raise your hand if you're ready for Spring? This girl is FOR SURE!  I've got an easy and colorful way to bring Spring into your home NOW {yes, even if it's still 30 something degrees outside and you can see more snow than grass}. To make your own chalk paint mason jar, you'll need the following supplies: chalk paint foam brush mason jar {I used a recycled pizza sauce jar} twine hot … [Read more...]

Thumbprint Valentines {For the Grandparents}


Last week I shared a super cute thumbprint magnet that the boys and I made for their grandparents this Valentine's Day. Well, I needed a cute way to package the Valentine.  So, I searched through the mess that is my craft closet and discovered a few goodies that I had stashed away from a Pick Your Plum order {the tiny circular tins and the cute kraft and polka dot bags}! I also broke out my … [Read more...]