DIY - Painted Cross-Stitch Dress


Turn an old dress into something fabulous by painting on a trendy floral cross-stitch pattern!

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DIY - Curly Ribbon Hair Bows


Learn how to make your own curly ribbon hair bows for the little ladies in your life. It's easier than you think! Go to for full tutorial...


A vintage bent spoon becomes a great handle on a recipe box.

Turn an old box into a fun recipe holder with a few simple steps!

Full tutorial at

Caramel Dipped Pears

How about a pear instead of an apple?


Microwave Caramel Recipe
1 C. Butter
2 1/4 C. Packed Light Brown Sugar
1 14 oz. can Sweetened Condensed Milk
1 C. Light Corn Syrup
1 t. Vanilla

For full instruction go right here

DIY papier mache nests.

A pretty idea for spring or Easter - these egg shaped nests make for a lovely hanging mobile.

Blow up a balloon, light coat with oil, paper mâché, pop and paint. Really cool!

Get a method right here that you can use  for this attempt.

Easter Marshmallow Bark

So simple to make, and the pastel colors are so pretty!

This looks like a fun recipe to try with the kids


1 bag white chocolate chips {12 oz}
3 cups mini rainbow marshmallows
about 1 TBSP shortening {optional, but it really makes the melting process easier!}
Easter sprinkles or other fun sprinkles for decor on top!

Full recipe with step by step instructions.