Valentine Cards for Classmates – Printables

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I wanted my daughter to have a few different choices for cards. Most parents tend to shop at the same stores in our neighbourhood, so unless you make your own, you end up with the same trendy character ones.  We created a few different Valentine cards for classmates but have chosen to use the Valentine Bookmark Cards. Valentine Cards for Classmates – Printables My daughter likes Science and space so we decided to make a card with a planet on it. Tell your friends, they … Continue reading

DIY Valentine Bookmark Card for Kids – Colouring Printable

Valentines Day is just around the corner and parents will be running around trying to organize cards for their kid’s schoolmates. I usually do a DIY gift for the teacher and kids. I think that there were only 1 or 2 years that I bought some sort of character cards. This year I created a DIY Valentine bookmark Card for my daughter to hand out to her class. Not only is it a bookmark but the kid’s get to colour the hearts on it themselves. DIY Valentine Bookmark Card for … Continue reading

Fall Jar Tea Light Holder – DIY Dollar Store Crafts

When it comes to colours, Fall is my favourite colour. I love when the cooler weather arrives and the leaves start to change. It’s so beautiful to see that I wanted to bring more of the bright reds and oranges into my decor for the season. We love changing our decor with the seasons and holidays. This fall season I am going to make a Fall jar tea light holder. I have so many jars that I have collected from sauces, this is the perfect DIY project to use some … Continue reading

Halloween Centrepiece Ideas – Shabby Chic

Halloween Centrepiece Ideas

To continue with your shabby chic décor style for Halloween, consider adding a centrepiece to your dining room table. This is great simply for an added decoration, or when you plan to have family or friends over for a fun meal. Here are some shabby chic Halloween centrepiece ideas. Halloween Centrepiece Ideas Planter Box With Mini Pumpkins and Gourds When you are short on time, this is an easy centrepiece you can throw together with basic items found at your local dollar or craft store. All you need is a … Continue reading

Popsicle Stick Advent Calendar – A Family Project

The past couple of years I have created our own DIY Advent calendars. I wasn’t really happy with the ones that I had made. This year my husband has been making different projects from popsicle sticks. While he was in the middle of creating a barn for our daughter for Christmas,  I volunteered him to create a popsicle stick Advent calendar for this year. He stopped the barn and began making the calendar. I gave my husband a design idea and this is how he created and assembled the calendar. … Continue reading

Paintbrush Ornaments – DIY Holiday Decor

paintbrush ornaments

I found 4 paintbrushes in a craft drawer that I had previously used for one of my daughter’s crafty birthday party. Since I don’t really have a use for them I decided to create a holiday decoration. My theme at Christmas time is usually snowmen. I decided to make 2 snowmen and 2 Santa, paintbrush ornaments just to change it up a little. Each year I try to begin my Christmas crafts in October so that I will have them done in time for decorating. I procrastinate a bit and … Continue reading