Rast Ikea Hack: Make Your Own Hollywood Regency Nightstand!

Great Ikea hack! Turn a plain Rast dresser into a gorgeous Hollywood Regency nightstand!

I really love Ikea hacks; their furniture is so versatile and it’s great that it usually comes unfinished. It’s the perfect blank slate for creating a customized piece of furniture in whatever style you want! So when Hickory Hardware and Pittsburgh Paints reached out and asked if I wanted to participate in an Ikea hack … {Click to read the rest!}

Creativity Unleashed Link Party – No. 71

11336804_10153106530299442_4397700050474519982_oWelcome to Creativity Unleashed!

If you’re new here, Creativity Unleashed is a place for you find some inspiration and show off your own creativity! At the bottom of this post you’ll find hundreds of links to amazing projects, recipes, crafts, and tutorials, so if you’re looking for ideas for your next project, you’ve come to … {Click to read the rest!}

Dealing With Swollen Feet During Pregnancy

Great tips for dealing with swelling during pregnancy!

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My biggest complaint about this pregnancy is swollen feet and ankles; my feet feel weird, it’s not pretty to look at, and I don’t fit in any of … {Click to read the rest!}

DIY Twig Plant Markers For Your Garden!

Turn twigs into plant markers for your garden! So easy and so cute!

My little edible garden is looking great so far! I planted a bunch of vegetables a few weeks ago and they all seem to have survived the transplant shock, so now they’re just going to grow like crazy! Some of the plants look pretty similar to each other though, so I decided to make some … {Click to read the rest!}

DIY Giant Paper Flowers

Love these DIY giant paper flowers! Perfect for a garden party!

Now that the weather is warming up, I can’t wait to start spending more time outdoors! I’ve already started our edible garden this season, and I’m planning to add a little color to the yard with some gorgeous flowers once I find the time to get to the nursery. But in the meantime, I made … {Click to read the rest!}

How To Make A DIY Sharpie Mug That’s Washable!

This is the best tutorial for making DIY sharpie mugs that are washable!

DIY Sharpie mugs are all the rage now; they’re great because you can completely personalize them and they make great gifts for birthdays or holidays! The only problem is, there are tons of different methods, and some of them don’t work as well as others. Sometimes the color washes away or chips off, but today … {Click to read the rest!}

How To Make A DIY Magnetic Bottle Opener

Make a DIY magnetic bottle opener; perfect Father's Day gift or birthday present, and this step by step tutorial makes it so easy to do!

Last year my friend Jamison from Rogue Engineer made an awesome magnetic bottle opener. As soon as I saw it, I knew I had to make one for my husband! JM loves beer but he never remembers to throw away his bottle caps. And though our cats love finding them and batting them around, I … {Click to read the rest!}

Our Bedroom Reading Nook

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Our bedroom is one of the rooms that I haven’t even started decorating yet. We’ve been in this house for over a year, and except for the bed, two dressers, two nightstands, and clothes in the closet, the bedroom is the same as it was when we moved in! And that’s silly, because it’s a … {Click to read the rest!}

How To Make Etched Glass Tile Coasters

Etched Glass Tile Coasters

Etching glass is one of my favorite crafts; it’s easy to do and everything you make turns out super classy and professional looking! I already shared a tutorial on how to etch glass, but this weekend I tried it on a new medium and it turned out great. So today I’m sharing how to make … {Click to read the rest!}

How To Fake Antique Chippy Paint With Vaseline!

Fake Antique Chippy Paint With Vaseline!

Who else loves that awesome chippy paint look that you find on really old furniture?! There are a bunch of ways to fake that antiqued look, but one of my favorites is to use Vaseline. There’s no sanding, no forcefully chipping paint off or scrubbing it off; the Vaseline technique is so simple and easy … {Click to read the rest!}

How To Make Seed Bombs!

Learn how to make seed bombs! Looks like a really fun kid's craft and it's perfect for geurrilla gardening!

Who else loves seeing the beautiful spring colors as the flowers bloom?! We have this big empty lot near us that’s covered in grass and dandelions, and the yellow flowers are kinda pretty, but I’d love to see some more color in that lot. So I decided to make a bunch of DIY wildflower seed … {Click to read the rest!}

DIY Color Block Pen Holders

DIY color block pen holders, too cute! Just need tape and paint!

I went to the SNAP conference last weekend, and it was awesome! I met a bunch of amazing bloggers, talked to some great brands, and attended a ton of inspiring classes! And of course, we all ended up with a lot of swag once the conference was over, so I decided to turn these plain … {Click to read the rest!}