Paint Dipped Log Candle Holders

Paint Dipped Log Candle Holders 3

Today, I’m sharing a quick project for the Holidays, New Years, Winter and even year round! Last year, I stumble upon a big branch that had fallen down in the woods behind our neighborhood and I somehow convinced my husband to carry the 8′ branch all the way home for me. He’s the best! And […]

Upcycled Ikea Bed with DIY Tufted Headboard


If you follow along on Facebook, you’ll know that I was debating between getting a toddler bed and a twin for Miss E. Well, thanks to all of your feedback, I decided to go straight to a twin. I had a pretty specific vision in mind on how I wanted the bed to look. I […]

DIY Driftwood Mirror

DIY Driftwood Mirror by

When I think of summer I think of the beach, the sand, laughter, bbqs, bright colors and lots of driftwood. Yes driftwood. Growing up, I spent most of my summers up at my grandparent’s beach cabin and our days were spent collecting treasures on the beach. We always find tons of driftwood, shells, rocks and […]

Custom Birthday Girl Shirt Using Ink Effects


A few weekends ago we celebrated Miss E’s big 2nd birthday (I’m still in denial) and I threw her a very girly train party. It was a blast. For her party I made her a custom “Birthday Girl” shirt that screamed ‘Girly’ to the fullest. She loves her pink and sparkles. Today, I’m going to […]

Easter Bunny Tea Towels


Are you ready for the Hop-To-It challenge this week?! It’s the last challenge of the series (tear) but I’m so glad we are going out with a bang! I am getting so excited about all of the spring and Easter Crafts that keep popping up. It makes this time of year feel so fresh and […]

Color Blocked Tray for Spring


Yesterday was one of the first days that truly felt like spring around my neck of the woods, it was perfect! 60 degrees with a slight breeze and blue skies. Come back please! Every little hint of sunshine gets me more and more excited for the spring and summer months ahead. My friends over at […]

DIY Burlap Utensil Holder-Valentine’s Day Edition

DIY Burlap Utensil Holder Valentine's Day Edition by Design, Dining + Diapers

It’s Week 4 in the Dog Days of Winter Are Over Series and it’s all about Valentine’s Day! For my LOVE-IT project, I chose to make DIY Burlap Utensil Holders inspired by I {Heart} Nap Time’s Thanksgiving Utensil Holder. I love Jamielyn’s so much that I decided to make my own Valentine’s Day Edition. These are […]

Kiss Me! Handmade Valentine’s Day Favors


There is no better way to show the people around you how much you care than with homemade Valentine’s, don’t you agree? Big or small it’s always the thought that counts. Today, I thought I’d give you a peek at my KISS ME Valentine’s Day Favors for this year! Simple, sweet and filled with lots […]

Mini Pallet Valentine’s Day Art


Alright, winter decor yesterday and Valentine’s Day today. I like to keep you on your toes:) Today, I’m sharing my Mini Pallet Valentine’s Day Art made with wood shims and Dye-Na Flow Paint by Jacquard Products. This paint was really fun to work with, and it is perfect to use on wood. It has the […]

How To Make A Multilingual Wood Welcome Sign

I’m finally posting my first project of 2013! Hoooray, it’s about time! I’ve been working on my winter front porch for a while now, and I keep running into road blocks, so I thought I’d share the Multilingual Welcome Sign I made using a piece of scrap plywood I found in the garage. I love […]