DIY Gifts + Decor
FREE Rebel Pilot Paper Helmet :: Star Wars Birthday Party

FREE Rebel Pilot Paper Helmet :: Star Wars Birthday Party

I don't know if you've ever had an idea spark in your head to the point where you were obsessed with it until you made it happen....but that kind of thing happens to me ALL. THE. TIME.  This time around, it was in the form of something wearable for the kiddo...

Mr. Fox Sleep Mask :: FREE Sewing Pattern + Cricut Maker File

Mr. Fox Sleep Mask :: FREE Sewing Pattern + Cricut Maker File

My kiddo is OBSESSED with wearing a sleep mask to bed every single night.  This has been going on for nearly two years now and he feels like he doesn't get enough rest if he wasn't wearing his mask. He's also equally as obsessed with foxes.  It was only natural to...

DIY Serving Tray Tutorial

DIY Serving Tray Tutorial

We are always looking to gift something to people that is handmade, unique, useful, and that Louis can help us with.  Since Mother’s Day was coming up, we really wanted to gift the Grandmas something that fit all of those requirements, and I think we nailed it with this one.

Want to make your own DIY Serving Tray?  We’ve got you covered! 

DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

Bennett and I really wanted to give all of our Harry Potter birthday guests their very own spellbook.  But while I was searching online for my "perfect" download from other bloggers...I just couldn't find exactly what I was after.  Guess what I did?  I made my own!...

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

When you decide to have a Harry Potter birthday party, it's hard to not want brooms to be involved.  So you can have a game of Quidditch (in some form) set up for the kiddos to play.  My issue was coming up with a way to make brooms that they couldn't fall on/injure...

Easy-Peasy DIY Placemats

Easy-Peasy DIY Placemats

I've FINALLY knocked out one of the projects I've been meaning and wanting to do for forever.  I made table settings for our dining room!  (Well...breakfast room.  Except we eat breakfast in the kitchen and other meals in the breakfast room.  We are a little odd.)...

Harry Potter Wall Art (Free Silhouette File!)

Harry Potter Wall Art (Free Silhouette File!)

The Harry Potter bug has hit our house (several years later than everyone else)!  While walking through JoAnn Fabrics the other day, Louis really wanted to buy this 15 x 30 canvas.  Like reeeeeeeally wanted it.  He had no plans, really.  Just wanted to make something...

Boba Fett Button Art

Boba Fett Button Art

After having a major crafting fail...I was desperate to redeem myself.  Like, I was in a MAJOR funk.  It had to be another button project and it had to be good.  And what's better than Star Wars and crafts combined into one?  Nothing.  Nothing is better. I glued about...

Turning 5 is Awesome! :: A Lego Party for Louis

Turning 5 is Awesome! :: A Lego Party for Louis

This past Saturday was Louis' birthday party celebration...and man, was it fun.  Our porch and yard were filled to the brim with party people...parents and children combined.  Bennett and I would like to thank everyone that came over to make Lou's birthday extra...

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