DIY Ruffle Pants: How to Make Ruffle Pants !

Miss Sarah is at that goofy age where certain things get worn out — like knees in pants. It’s time to make Ruffle Pants out of them, so she can still enjoy them and get another year or so out of them. The rest of the pants were wearing well — so off for a (kinda) quick fix- ruffle pants! […]

DIY Holiday Headband

Yes, we have been doing Elf on a Shelf, and we also have been getting ready for the big Church Christmas Pageant. {We are VERY immersed in the holiday festivities!} This DIY Holiday Headband was just the ticket for what we needed and it was a treat that the Elf could bring! This is a SIMPLE headband upcycle I did, […]

How To Make A Balloon Arch

I can’t remember where we were when we saw one, but Miss Sarah fell in love with it! That meant adding one to her Rainbow Birthday Party! {sigh}. There was NO WAY I was going to “buy” one as they run $200+, delivered in my area. So, DIY time! I shopped around for balloons – and it varies greatly! Party […]


Remember my Christmas In July post where I shared my holiday plans?I did it.I made that cute Snowman Shirt AND a matching headband (A DIY post coming later…)We also made a set for her BFF … both are sized large enough to wear this year AND next year.Some of you may be thinking “Snowmen”? In Wisconsin, this is seasonal for […]

Princess Room Art Canvas

You have heard me talking about my process to turn Miss Sarah’s Noah’s Ark Nursery into a Princess Bedroom! This project was part of the process: Art Canvas. I had seen this idea from¬†¬† on Pinterest: It’s a pretty simple concept: Take plain canvas, draw your design in Elmer’s Glue. Let it dry and paint the canvas all one color. […]