A Different Kind of Mop

In my opinion, the Swiffer Wet Jet is terrible.  It is expensive, leaves a film and/or build-up on the floor and did I mention it is expensive? I have an old Swiffer Wet Jet and threw away the cleaner bottle before I saw all these fabulous tips online (click HERE … keep reading

Magnet Menu Board

The photo above is my old kitchen note/menu board. It was hard to clean and I couldn’t stand it anymore so I found some materials and upgraded to a new one. In my craft project stash I had a cheap 8X10  frame from the Dollar Tree, magnets left over from … keep reading

Wine Glass Candle Holder

Why don’t real snowmen look this cute? I was inspired by a Pinterest pin and painted a wine glass to use as a candle holder. You can find single wine glasses (and martini glasses) at the Dollar Tree.  I cleaned the glass first with soap and water then cleaned it … keep reading

Glowing Snowman

This project is the result of me trying to figure out what to do with the battery-operated tea lights I purchased at the Dollar Tree.  

Spooky Wreath

This is the coolest wreath I have ever made. It all started with a pin on Pinterest for a black silk flower wreath craft by Martha Stewart.

DIY Potpourri Gift Vase

These vases make great gifts and also make great Christmas decorations. I used to make them every holiday season for friends and family. The lights inside the vase warm up the potpourri and make it more fragrant in the air. Of course you should not leave these unattended and should … keep reading

Welcome Fall Wreath

Fall is here and the cool weather today put me in the mood to start decorating for it. Dollar Tree has a lot of great fall pieces for crafts and that is where I purchased the leaves and flowers for this project. The “welcome” sign was a plain craft wood … keep reading

Glue-Gun Carrying Case

I know that this is not something revolutionary for most, but this simple project is going to make life a bit easier for me…at least on Crafty Nights.  After a few hours of crafting with friends and needing to pack up my supplies, there is always that dreadful wait for … keep reading


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