Take What You Have and Transform It

Month: June 2017

My daughters take a shot at developing projects!

My daughters take a shot at developing projects!

My daughters took the supplies from my Paper Straw Jewelry project one step further! They each wanted to create their own project and both took pictures of their steps…young bloggers in the making! Project #1 – Note Holder Project #2 – Star clip Cute ideas!  […]

Garden Fresh Roasted Vegetables

Garden Fresh Roasted Vegetables

Do you have Radishes, Turnips, Peas and Asparagus in your Garden? I do – and didn’t know what to do with them – until now!   I have an abundance of radishes and peas in my garden and we can only eat so many of […]

Paper Straw Jewelry – 4th of July

Paper Straw Jewelry – 4th of July

I’ve seen a lot of ideas about using paper straws – so I thought we would give it a try! I got out all the supplies and invited my kids to come create with me.  I just gave the idea that we needed to make […]

diy Firework Necklace-4th of July

diy Firework Necklace-4th of July

Need a craft for kids to do for this 4th of July? This also can be made for anytime your kids want to be sparkly!   Another 4th of July is approaching and I just love these firework necklaces that I designed a few years ago for […]

Easy Firework Rings-4th of July

Easy Firework Rings-4th of July

Need a quick craft for your little one’s to do for 4th of July?   These Firework Rings are so quick and easy to make – my daughter just made four all by herself in less than 4 minutes!  And they are so much fun […]

4th of July Pinwheels

4th of July Pinwheels

These pinwheels will make delightful drink stirrers for your 4th of July Patriotic Party! Or great table decorations! 4th of July is approaching, and these pinwheels are perfect for drink stirrers or decorations for your party.  This project is so versatile you could adapt the […]

Marble Painting – Not Just for Kids!

Marble Painting – Not Just for Kids!

Marble Painting is for Adults too!   Marble Painting – a fun craft for kids…but wait…”I want to do it too!”  You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy the fun of marble painting and you can make it a more “sophisticated” project!  I […]

10 Cute Summer Doodles

10 Cute Summer Doodles

Why is it important to doodle? Why is it important to doodle?  There are many reasons, such as stress relief (described in my Valentine’s Doodle post) and as an outlet for everyday creativity. When I am feeling the need to be creative and I don’t have a […]

diy Mini Zen Garden

diy Mini Zen Garden

Feeling Creative? Need a stress reliever? Great Project for both you and your children!   I always see mini zen gardens in the store, with all of their pretty rocks and soft sand and little rakes.  I always wanted one, but didn’t want to pay […]

diy Brown Sugar Honey Foot Scrub

diy Brown Sugar Honey Foot Scrub

Do you have tired achy feet? You definitely need to make this and pamper yourself!   I ran out of a tube of foot scrub that I had, and thought to myself – “I’m sure you can make your own!”  It is so simple to […]