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JACK-O-LANTERN GARLAND

  Last year I made this adorable garland for  week Mae's 1st Birthday and sadly I am just now getting to write this post! Since we went with a Halloween theme I made all sorts of fun banners, and garland, so when Micheals craft store had 60% off all there Halloween items!!  I found a pack of wooden Jack-o-lantern Wood Stickers I new immediately I wanted to make a banner out of them. Its an easy project and all you need is a drill and fun string (and finger nails to peel off all those annoying stickers). SUPPLIES: ► Wooden...
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Kids Stroller Upcycle

While unpacking the house they came across Mae’s old stroller and she was obsessed she pushed it all around the house everywhere she could go, but it was very difficult considering how short she is and how tall it was. I decided to check out the local Goodwill the other day and I came across a stroller for two dollars I grabbed it right away. The seat was ripped so I knew I would have to see a new one but that wouldn’t be too hard.  Luckily I already had some fabric and spray paint at home so I just...
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Rustic Serving Tray Tutorial

Serving trays can be used all around the house. You can have them on your table, next to your coffee maker, or even in the bathroom. They're perfect for helping to organize different areas in the house. I needed a decoration for my coffee table that would also organize it, that's why I decided to do this tutorial! It is a fun DIY project, that does not cost much, and is pretty easy to make.  You do need a few tools though. Supplies: ► Miter saw or jig saw ► Tablesaw or jig saw ► Drill/Driver ► Sander ► Staple...
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DIY Height Ruler

When I was putting together Mae’s Nursery I loved to explore Hobby Lobby to check out there nursery décor. They always had things I want to buy so idea that I could make! One item I loved was the height ruler/charts. They are a super cute and usable decoration for the nursery! The chart they sold were gray with pink numbers which did not match the look I was going for and they were only 5ft tall (I’m 5’11” and Gabe 6’5”). Since this was something I plan to keep and mark everyone’s height on, I decided to make my...
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Rustic Do It Yourself Blanket Ladder

This fun diy project is actually thanks to one of my Etsy customers.  She had been looking for a blanket ladder for a while and asked me to make one for her! So we came up with a fun simple design and now it is a popular item on my site. It's really easy to make so I thought I would share it with you! It's great for a beginner and very budget friendly under $10!! TOOLS: ► Drill / Driver ► 3/4 Drill Bit ► Miter Saw / Jig Saw ► Measuring Tape SUPPLIES: ► 2 - 3/4 Dowels...
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DIY Decorative Cactus Hooks

These fun Southwestern style Cactus hooks are perfect for a nursery or entryway in your home! This project Is great for a beginner and can be finished in a day! They only cost $5! SUPPLIES: ► Wood Scraps ► Acrylic Paint (green & gray) ► Cactus Printout ► Painter Tape ► Wooden letters ► Wooden Spheres Knobs ► Wood Glue TOOLS: ► Paint Brush ► Hand Sander ► Jig Saw / Scroll Saw ► Drill       STEPS: 1. Print out an outline of a cactus and trace it onto a scrap piece of wood 2. Cut out the cactus...
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Recycled Hanging Planters

  After Christmas my husband is always a sweetheart and breaks down the Christmas tree so that I can keep the trunk then we usually burn the branches in our fire pit. There’s so many different fun projects you can do it the trunk of the tree and it’s a great way to recycle rather than just tossing it or burning it. Plus there’s not very many tree trunks you often come across in Arizona so you have to save every one you can. If you live somewhere with lots of tree or if you are doing some yard work...
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diy Square Side Table

When we came back to Arizona from California we got rid of most of our furniture so when we moved into our home we need something to fill all the empty space. Rather than buying everything brand new I started to make the pieces, it's how my store Nidify got started. One of the first items I made was a set of bedside tables.  A few weeks ago a customer order a pair for their home and I thought it would be a fun diy project to share with you!!  I was able to build this little table in a...
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Rustic Wood Arrow Wall Hanging

Arrows are very in right now. They are the perfect addition to any wall gallery or look great hanging on there own! It’s not very simple project and it doesn’t take much time at all all you need is a few pieces of wood which you may be able to grab from your scrap pile (they look awesome made from reclaimed wood)     SUPPLIES: ► 3.5 Board ► 4.5 Board ► Triply ► Wood Glue ►Pen ► Stain (dark walnut) ► Clear Coat   TOOLS: ► Miter Saw ► Staple Gun ► Jig Saw     STEPS: 1. Take...
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Reversible Flannel Baby Blanket

It seems like everyone is pregnant right now. My sister, sister in law, and a few friends.  That’s a lot of baby showers and gifts.  Personally I love making customized gifts especially ones that the receiver can hold onto for a long time. With a new baby on the way you can always use blankets it’s an easy fun custom gist for any new mommy and her baby.     This is very easy project, perfect for beginners.  There is a wide variety of fabrics to choose from whether you go to Joann Fabrics, Hobby Lobby, or order some online.     SUPPLIES: ► 2 Different Flannel...
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