Category: DIY

My Little Pony, Star Wars, Jack Skellington Pumpkins & Caramel Apples

In years past, we’ve let the kids draw faces on our Halloween pumpkins and carved them. Cute, traditional, and most..

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Birthday Party

My daughter turned seven last week, can you believe that, Internet? Seven. Something happens to kids between six and seven..

Another Post about Milk Paint

I scored these solid wood tables at a yard sale this summer for $10 for the pair, and today I..

Recovering Old Speakers: Cheap and Cheerful DIY

These speakers have been in my life for as long as I can remember. My life’s music was played through..

Shrinky Dink Fun

While at a craft store the other day, I found blank sheets of Shrinky Dink plastic and thought it would..

Soft Pastels as Hair Chalk

Here’s a little departure for me: I’m sharing a fun “beauty” DIY today. My daughter recently had her first haircut..

Prettifying my curb-found table: Adventures in milk painting

I’ve told you about this table before, haven’t I? While out for a walk in our old neighbourhood, my Dad..

The straight goods on the best teacher gifts

Can you even believe the school year is almost over? While I’m running out of steam on the whole packing-a-lunch..

DIY Projects on the Cheap

Since moving is a giant expense, and there’s so much to be done in our new-to-us home, I’ve taken on..

Wondering what to do with all that Hallowe’en candy?

My kids were lucky enough to trick-or-treat at the Magic Kingdom last week, during Mickey’s Not-so-Scary Hallwe’en party, and we..