Toy Story Alien Trick or Treat Bucket

Learn how easy it is to transform a neon green one dollar Halloween bucket into a Toy Story Alien Trick or Treat Bucket!  Last year, our family had a Toy Story theme for Halloween. My son wanted to be Buzz Lightyear and I was feeling extra guilty that I didn't DIY his costume. That's when I started thinking about what he would hold to trick or treat. At first I was going to make an alien themed bag--then I saw a neon green Halloween pumpkin at Walmart and I instantly knew I was going to … [Read more...]

Elementary School Rocks FREE PNG Files

Make a customized Elementary School Rocks crayon/pencil box using my FREE PNG Files I created. Make this year the best year for your child at school!  My son started preschool this week. I've had fun customizing and creating all sorts of fun back to school items for him. I'm so excited to share with you guys my most recent PNG file design. I took a plain pencil box and added this cute "preschool rocks" vinyl onto the pencil box. It turned that $1 pencil box looking like it was much more … [Read more...]

How To Apply Vinyl To A Coffee Table + $100 Giveaway

This post was created in partnership with Snapfish. All opinions are my own. I recently had the chance to give our formal living room an update thanks to my friends at Snapfish! Our formal living and dining room has always been the "last" room to be decorated. The first few years it was kind of a dumping ground for everything we had but couldn't find a place for. Our formal living area also consisted of all sorts of random free furniture we received from friends and family including a … [Read more...]

DIY Father’s Day Journal

Make dad a DIY Father's Day Journal and write in it every year in leu of cards. He can look back and read it for years to come!  I got this idea last year before I celebrated my first mother's day. We normally always make each other cards, but let's get real who saves the cards throughout the year? Not me. They stay on my entertainment center for about a month collecting dust and then bam! In the recycling bin they go. So we decided to start a yearly journal that the opposite parent would … [Read more...]

Organize Holiday Bins – Free Spreadsheet + Vinyl Labels

Do you have a crazy amount of holiday decorations stored in bins? Our attic is bin heaven... If I had to guess we have a good 50+ holiday bins. Probably of those 50 bins, 20 are easily Halloween. For years, we have talked about coming up with a holiday bin organization spreadsheet. You see, since we blog, we tend to have to work on holiday projects throughout the year. Think working on Halloween projects during Valentine's Day and Christmas in June (our poor child is going to be so confused with … [Read more...]

DIY Burlap Bathroom Art

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Listerine for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. A few years ago, I shared the mini-makeover we gave our guest bathroom. Since then I've changed up the shower curtain, towels, and floor mat, but I had never changed the DIY bathroom artwork I made for the bathroom. I finally got around to making this DIY Burlap Bathroom Art that I've been wanting to make for the past 6 months. And to jazz up our bathroom I got one of the exclusively … [Read more...]

Simple Monogrammed Ornament

Day 3 of the 12 Days of Handmade Ornaments. Today, my friend Destiny from A Place for Us is sharing a Simple Monogrammed Ornament! Make sure you enter to win the Cricut Giveaway going on during our 12 day event! Hello everyone! So happy that Katie invited me to share with you all today:0) I love to spend time decorating my home for the holidays. I would call my self a shopper more than a crafter, ha, BUT when I do craft I make things super simple. This project is no different. All you will … [Read more...]

DIY Vinyl Sign

Today, we are over at According to Kelly for the 4th annual Handmade Holidays Bake, Craft & Sew-along! We re sharing a super simple tutorial on how to create DIY Vinyl Signs for the holidays. Whether its for that special teacher in your life, a friend, or even a family member--DIY signs are the way to go! If you want to learn how we created this sign (and hint... no wood was stained in this project) then you need to head over to According to Kelly to get the full tutorial! … [Read more...]

Apothecary Vinyl Labels

Today, I'm sharing with you a super easy to create Halloween project that anyone can make (as long as you have a Cricut)!  Cricut recently released a few new Halloween cartridges. I was so happy to see that the Monster Bash cartridge finally had apothecary vinyl labels in a cartridge. As soon as they released it I went to my local craft store and picked up a few glass jars. And because I love working with Cricut they have an amazing opportunity for our readers... Buy One, Get One free … [Read more...]

“Summer of Love” Vinyl Sign

I know to most people it's not considered summer any more, but to us living in Florida the weather still very much feels like summer. Did you know the first day of autumn isn't until September 22? Last month, I shared this sign over at Cherished Bliss. Today, I'm sharing it with our Sew Woodsy readers! I love creating vinyl signs for any occasion and especially seasonal signs. We always have scrap wood laying around and since I'm a pretty lucky gal and have a well supplied craft room I can make … [Read more...]