Posts Tagged: DIY

New Item in My Etsy Shop!

This adorable elephant invitation is completely customizable.  Choose different colors, fonts, and even size if need be.  This is a digital listing, meaning I design it and you print, so the cost is incredibly low: ONLY $5.  Included is a download for matching thank you cards.  Check it out now and Pin It if you

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We’re Married!

Why have I been so silent lately?  I’ve been busy getting married!  As I mentioned in a previous post, we tried to do our entire wedding and honeymoon for $2000 or less.  We came extremely close, and had we not splurged on the honeymoon ($45 for breakfast?) we would have came in at slightly less than our budget.  Still,

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December Beat the Boredom Box

How It Works! To see how I got the idea for the Beat the Boredom Box, click here. This Month! I decided this month to do a little something different from the past months.  Instead of a festive collage with suggestions, I made advent calendar tags full of awesome activities to make this holiday season

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Baby One-Piece Gallery

Below are the baby one-piece products I’ve sold in my Etsy shop.  Not only do I create custom banners, signs, and a variety of other paper products for your event, but I also offer very affordable templates for the DIY crowd.  If you like what you see, head on over and check it out! For FREE

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November Beat the Boredom Box

How It Works! You’ve heard it before: “I’m bored.”  Despite all the opportunities children have these days to create their own adventures, they still seem to fall in a rut.  Help them get out of the rut with a Beat the Boredom Box.  Each month, I will bring to you lists of activities, books to

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October Beat the Boredom Box

How It Works! You’ve heard it before: “I’m bored.”  Despite all the opportunities children have these days to create their own adventures, they still seem to fall in a rut.  Help them get out of the rut with a Beat the Boredom Box.  Each month, I will bring to you lists of activities, books to

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September Beat the Boredom Box

How It Works! You’ve heard it before: “I’m bored.”  Despite all the opportunities children have these days to create their own adventures, they still seem to fall in a rut.  Help them get out of the rut with a Beat the Boredom Box.  Each month, I will bring to you lists of activities, books to

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Beat the Boredom Boxes

A long time ago I started a list of fun activities to do for each season.  The idea to do this came from the let down at the end of each season when I realized I had completely forgotten about an activity that can only be done during that season (for example, I had forgotten

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You know it’s time to call a pro when….

This house hunting experience is a little discouraging, but it’s opened my eyes to the stupid things people do to their homes. So, please, if you are a homeowner, don’t do stupid things like “waterproof” the basement with spackle (it doesn’t work), install three different types of flooring in one room (or worse, hiding flooring

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Out of Staples #dining table makeover

I was just about to finish my dining table and chair makeover when I realized the staples for the staple gun were the wrong size.  🙁  Luckily, I have a wonderful fiance who just left for the store to get me the right size and pick up another can of spray paint since it ran

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