DIY Fall Banner

Happy Autumn. I am SO ready for sweaters, warm tea, & football. Oh, and for Yuma to get with the season. I am done with 100 degree weather! Anyways, Lets celebrate with this quick and easy DIY Fall Banner. Materials: Only four things! Burlap I bought a roll of navy blue burlap from WalMart Twine This hot tangled mess of mine is also from WalMart. Hot Glue Gun w/ sticks Scissors Directions: Five minute kind of quick! Cut burlap into rectangles. Glue the twine an half an inch from the top of the burlap. Continue for each piece. When starting the banner leave an inch or two for hanging purposes. In between each burlap piece leave about an inch. Place...Read More

DIY Birthday Card

I recently came across this news article and knew I needed to send this girl a birthday card. So, I made one just for her. This is an upcycled craft and all the materials used were things that I have around the house. Do not worry my stash will end soon. Here is a quick & easy DIY birthday card. Supplies: Different Colored Construction Paper Twine Scissors Hot Glue Gun Pen Cardstock Envelope Stamps Directions: Gather all supplies needed for this project. If needed you can easily substitute any of this supplies with what YOU have around the house. Example, instead of twine you can use string and instead of construction paper you can use washi tape.  I had to cut down the cardstock so...Read More

DIY Mouse Pad

I think cheap may be my favorite quality in anything. & along with cheap, I like easy! Here is a very cheap & easy DIY mouse pad. A mouse pad was on my list of things that I needed. There are cheap enough mouse pads out there where I could of just gone out and purchased one but where is the fun in that. So, I made my own chic mouse pad for absolutely no money. This DIY was an upcycle of materials and supplies that I had laying around my house. I encourage you to do the same as you do not need to use the materials that I have listed below. Get creative and make your own unique mouse pad with this DIY....Read More