diy · Holidays & Crafts

L.O.V.E. Letters DIY

LOVE is in the air and in my craft arsenal. I am so excited to share with you how I made these glittery paper mache LOVE letters to amp up my Valentine’s Day decor game. If you’ve been here before, you may recognize this tutorial. I made these letters the same way I made my… Continue reading L.O.V.E. Letters DIY

diy · food

Hot Cocoa Bomb DIY

Do you and/or your kids love hot cocoa and DIYs? If yes, this post is for you! This is my second year making my own hot cocoa bombs and it is so fun and so easy. And they make for the perfect warm treat on a cold winter day. I put together step-by-step instructions and… Continue reading Hot Cocoa Bomb DIY

diy · mom hack · Mothering · toddlers

DIY Behavior Chart

There is something about winter break and the holidays that just makes my kids crazy. Couple that with a bout of 9 day sickness and we are out of our routine, going crazy and the arguments and misbehaving has gone through the roof. Some my goals for 2022 are to be more consistent with encouraging… Continue reading DIY Behavior Chart

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

Dried Orange Holiday Wreath

It wouldn’t actually be the holidays without a DIY wreath tutorial from yours truly! I think I have 11 wreaths up throughout my home and I don’t plan to stop anytime soon. Follow the steps below to creat your own dried orange wreath and your house will smell delicious and look fabulous in no time.… Continue reading Dried Orange Holiday Wreath

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

Gingerbread House Advent Calendar DIY

This mom is obsessed with Advent calendars or really any sort of Christmas countdown. Every year my kids mark the days until Christmas by adding fluff to Santa's beard, moving a magnet on a metal countdown calendar, unwrapping one book each day (thanks, grandma) or by opening an Advent calendar. In the past I have… Continue reading Gingerbread House Advent Calendar DIY

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

Holiday Yarn Letter Garland

I’m fa la la - loving this easy yarn letter garland I whipped together in just a couple of hours. I made a similar garland that said “love” for Valentine’s Day and mad my gal pals each an ornament with using the first letter of their first names last year for Christmas. So obviously I… Continue reading Holiday Yarn Letter Garland

Holidays & Crafts

Peace Sign 4th of July Wreath

If you have been following along with me for awhile, you know I have a love for peace signs. I even have one tattooed on the back of my neck! So when it comes to crafts and home decor, if I can work in something with a peace sign you'd better believe I do! This… Continue reading Peace Sign 4th of July Wreath

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

4th of July Rainbow DIY

Summer is in full swing at the Cranston house - we have busted out the inflatable pool, the fridge is stocked with watermelon and strawberries, the smell of sunscreen is in the air and I have stepped up my 4th of July decor game like never before! My latest and greatest DIY is this 4th… Continue reading 4th of July Rainbow DIY

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

Patriotic Wood Bead & Yarn Garland

You all know how much I love a seasonal/holiday mantle. But what you may be surprised to learn is that until this year I had never decorated my mantle (or anywhere in my home for that matter) for the 4th of July! So when Decocrated me to write a guest post on am easy 4th… Continue reading Patriotic Wood Bead & Yarn Garland

Health & Lifestyle · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

DIY Trends to Try

I absolutely LOVE a good DIY. Not only do they normally save but they also allow me to freely customize the pieces for my home. Thanks to COVID-19, I’ve really stepped up my DIY game and like to think that I have become a Master Crafter; if there is such a thing. Checkout my latest… Continue reading DIY Trends to Try