Earring Box

Earlier this week, I showed you how to make some rolled paper earrings. And if you're not a fan of those particular earrings, there are plenty of earring tutorials on this site. And this earring box is a great way to gift them! This project is part of Cricut Mother's Day week. My friends and I put together this series to share fun projects you can make for mom using your Cricut. And to sweeten the deal, we're giving away a mother-daughter set of Cricut Machines! Make sure to scroll down … [Continue reading...]

Mom Binder

My youngest was just 4 years old when I went to a school board meeting to advocate on his behalf. It was terrifying and exactly what I had been training for all at the same time. And within 24 hours of speaking into that microphone for my 3 minute allotment, they had started implementing the needed changes. Before and since, advocating for my kiddos has been a huge part of my job as their mom. And I see so many other mamas doing the same thing. Reading books, talking to experts, and keeping up … [Continue reading...]

Rolled Paper Earrings

Moms love handmade gifts. From clay pinch-pots to hand print paintings to necklaces made out of pasta. We love it when our kids create with us in mind. And while I’ll proudly wear a pasta necklace, it is nice when my child’s creation looks a little more posh than preschool. Which is why these rolled […]

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Mother Hustler Tee

Hey you there. I see you. You’re getting up early, heating up that coffee a third time after getting the kids off to school, rocking it during the day, and staying up extra late just to catch up on the recent episode of … wait … what are we watching these days? I’m so busy […]

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Queen Whatevra Shirt – The Lego Movie 2

When my kiddo and I were invited to see the new Lego Movie earlier this month, I fell in love with Queen Whatevra! I won’t give you any spoilers, but I do love how she can transform into whatever she likes! Since she was my favorite, I thought I’d whip up a Queen Whatevra Shirt, […]

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Simple Card using a Hole Punch – Send a Card to a Friend Day

National Send a Card to a Friend Day is February 7th

You don’t need fancy tools and punches to make a fun and simple card to send to a friend for Send a Card to a Friend Day (which is February 7th)! You can use a hole punch to make a decorative card that anyone would love to get in the mail! This project is part […]

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Simple Pretzel Pin for National Pretzel Day

Did you know that April 26th is National Pretzel Day? How do you choose to celebrate this fantastic snack food? I say you make yourself a simple Pretzel Pin that you can wear to proudly proclaim your love of pretzels! And you can whip one up with a few basic supplies, and in just a […]

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Make your own Sewing Pin with this DIY Butterfly Pin

butterfly pins

Plain sewing pins are fine, but they can be a little plain. Have fun dressing up your sewing pins using this fun method! This is perfect for celebrating Pins and Needles day , which is celebrated on November 27th! All week long my friends Angie from The Country Chic Cottage and Lindsay from See Lindsay […]

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Sock Puppet from a Lost Sock

sock puppet made from a leftover sock!

Okay, the title was a little misleading. You don’t make a sock puppet from a lost sock. You make a sock puppet from the sock that is left after you have lost its mate. Because the lost sock is gone forever, you might as well enjoy the remaining sock by turning it into a no-sew […]

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Lucky Penny Bracelet – Easy to make!

Do you have a lucky penny? Or maybe several lucky pennies? Even if you have never made jewelry before, you can turn your lucky pennies into this lucky penny bracelet! It takes less than 10 minutes to make this penny bracelet, and basically no skill at all! The perfect craft for anyone who doesn’t think […]

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