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. […]

Princess Room Update!

Things have been purged… All traces of Noah’s Ark have been removed… The Princess Canvas Prints are all in… The curtains are made (finally…). ….My Mom scored some Princess Dresses in GREAT shape for $1 each  — I think I am going to steam them all, put them on hangers and surprise Miss Sarah by making in “impromptu” closet under […]