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Fruit clipboards and minc artwork to go with!

I’m loving fruit this summer….and these clipboards are sooooo easy. get some clipboards…these came in packs of 2! I spray painted them front and back. Then I added a paper (jiffy lube coupon) to the clipboard and gave them a “stem” I used a black sharpie for the watermelon seeds….and a gold paint pen from […]

Big letters from Floracraft® foam.

 I wanted to add my sons name (actually his nickname.) to his wall. And they had to be big to compete with the plaid. You saw a sneak peek on my plaid wall (go here)  SO…I turned to Floracraft® foam sheets! I had a few sheets laying around from my ice cream holder I used […]

diy fruit fans –a fun kids crafts

This posted over at the Idea room a few weeks ago!  I’ve whipped together a super fun fan to keep you cool during the hot summer months AND it’s a great kids craft that they will have a blast with! I found these Popsicle sticks at the dollar store…already colored in. But you could totally […]

Outdoor decorating with Make it Fun®

This month’s fun Floracraft® theme was Outdoor decorating…with   FloraCraft® Make It:Fun® Foam Sheets FloraCraft® Styroglue®  FloraCraft® StyroCutter® plus FloraCraft® Foam Connectors FloraCraft® Smooth Finish I came up with this succulent holder…that doubles as a party treat holder! to make: I found a cup that was small enough and just traced circles.   and used […]

Expressions Vinyl fruity hair bows.

Today I was given the challenge of coming up with something fruity…made with vinyl! So it became….fruit hair bows! I love hair bows…mostly cause they are cheap, fast and use my hot glue gun! (go here to see all of my past tutorials!) Vinyl and ribbon are two peas in a pod….and I didn’t even […]

Skirting the Issue: the utility skirt

So this is my third year (I think) doing Skirting the issue with my favoritest people Simple simon and co. (In a nutshell, skirting the issue is making and donating skirts to girls in foster care!  You can go here to see how and where you can donate!  and I’m here to show you a […]

Balloon present and roundup

It’s unofficial birthday week–and no birthday is complete without some fun balloons!!! (go here to see my birthday fun posts!)   first…>I have a super fun balloon post coming up soon with this baby…  You can buy these at Walmart–and they are really affordable! I love having a Balloon time Helium tank–I can just blow […]

Birthday bouquet of candy

You know what the best present is… candy. It’s a miracle I don’t weigh 400 pounds. and since I love candy I thought candy would be a super fun gift to give… And everything needs to be pretty–make it into a bouquet! Take a floracraft ball…(I used a 6 inch one) AND chop in half. […]

Crepe Paper roundup

I love using crepe paper–it’s cheap, comes in lots of fun colors and you can create so many fun things! like…. Flowers made out of crepe paper unravel it and use it as a fun box filler. wrap up gifts inside … make a fun door hanger Or whip up some confetti Use them to […]

Party in a box

This is a fun present for people to send in the mail! I keep wanting to call it Birthday in a box…but really… you should be able to have a party anytime you want! So if you have someone that is feeling blue or needs a pick me up…send them this fun package! and everything […]

birthday banner printables

It’s my birthday week (yes week…we milk it at this house) I’m sharing fun birthday stuff all week! Today is this fun birthday banner! just print and cut!  perfect for any party…. or party box You can grab these printables HERE!

tie dye shirts with Expressions vinyl and 50 vinyl projects!

Today I’m showing you thse fun tie dye shirts….made a bit funner using Expressions Vinyl   I don’t know about you…but when I think summer I think watermelon and tie dye. I love it! It just seems fun and colorful…just like summer! I got this super fun tie dye kit in the mail from I […]

camp crafts

okay….camping wouldn’t be camping without smores….and CRAFTS! Fun little things to keep the kids busy! First up…this fun diy spinners…. Sun prints would be an AWESOME camping craft. Just layout the paper –you can buy the paper HERE and let the sun work it’s magic. Popsicle sticks harmonica Glow jars-perfect for camping nights! Rain sticks Fairy […]

Camping games!

I have 20 nieces and nephews. With another on the way. so Camping games are a MUST!!!! Here are some super fun games we have played–that are really easy and don’t require too much work! Twister: You can spray paint directly on the ground or on a tablecloth My mom made the spinner…using a magnetic […]