DIY Colorful Magnetic Clothespins

Its fun to let your creative side out and make the ordinary more extraordinary. When I saw these clothespins in Hobby Lobby, I had an idea to create lovely colorful magnetic clothespins by decoupaging the faces and adding a little magnetic tape. The process was really simple, and I can see all kinds of options for creating,… [Read More]

How to Make a Wild Grapevine Wreath

How many times have you purchased a grapevine wreath? I know I have purchased many. They are not very expensive, and they work well with so many projects. However, did you know you can make a wild grapevine wreath from vines you may have growing in your backyard? Make a Wild Grapevine Wreath Here’s a pic… [Read More]

Easy Flag Fruit Tart

This simple patriotic flag fruit tart recipe is a big hit at parties. It’s another oldie but goodie. Using fresh fruit, packaged cookie dough, and an easy cream cheese filling you can make a beautiful and tasty tart for everyone to enjoy. Easy Flag Fruit Tart   For this one I arranged the fruit on a… [Read More]

How to Make a Succulent Birdcage Planter

I found this cute bird cage stand for my very good friend who recently celebrated her 50th birthday. She is a bird lover and an avid gardener, so when I saw it I thought it would make a wonderful succulent birdcage planter. Succulent Birdcage Planter this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read… [Read More]

9 Ways That Gardening Can Improve Your Mental Health

Everyone knows that a little bit of physical activity each day is vital to your health and happiness, but when it comes to gardening, there may be even more health-related reasons to get out there in the dirt. How Gardening Improves Mental Health Gardening, spending time around plants, and getting fresh air can have a positive… [Read More]

Easy Elegant Sweet Potato and Black Bean Dip Rounds

This recipe for sweet potato and black bean dip rounds, was inspired by a Cuban restaurant in Florida. My sister and I stopped in this cute little restaurant in Florida. We ordered a plantain appetizer that was pretty and delicious, and I thought it would be great to make something similar for the blog. Sweet… [Read More]

New Uses for Old Doors in the Home

One of the cheapest ways to bring character into the home is by using an old door. This is a perfect project for a rainy weekend, when you’re stuck inside want to make your home feel fresh and new. It’s also a great way to dress up a guest room on a budget, or how about the… [Read More]