Get Your DIY on: Spooky Outdoor Decor (& Features!)

    Well Halloween is just 10 days away!  It's coming up on us fast now.  We have  a ton of trick-or-treaters that come to our door and I seem to spend more and more on candy every year!   I've probably eaten a bag or two already...mmm....I love chocolate. Last year the first thing my oldest son went for was a popcorn ball. What?! Who does that? And one of my dearest friends, Christa,  loves those chewy peanut butter things in the orange and black wrappers...She was … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on: Thrifty Halloween Projects {& features!}

  I can't believe we are in week six of our challenge!  That means Halloween is just a couple of weeks away and before you know it, it will be Christmas!  Have you started your holiday shopping?  I haven't even thought about it. Thank you so much for linking up your chalk board projects last week!  I am really glad chalk board paint has made it's way to the creative world.  It's so fun and really adds a whimsical feel to just about anything! Here are some of my favorites from last … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on: Chalkboard Projects {& Features!}

  Ok seriously.... what is better than Ryan Gosling talking about chalkboard paint? Are y'all having fun?  We sure hope so! It has been amazing seeing all of your projects each week.  Thank you all for following along with us. We hope you are finding some inspiration! Let's take a look at the features from last week's spray painting theme!  These were so much fun. It's amazing what a can or two of spray paint can do!  First up, The Chicken Chick shows us how to make plain glass … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on: Spray Paint Projects {& Features!}

    Aren't these themes so much fun?  Seriously!  We are all having a great time seeing all of you link up your awesome projects each week.  Thank you all for following along with the themes! Today marks the first month of our challenge completed.  That means we move on to October which is gonna be even better.    These next four weeks are going to give you some great inspiration for Halloween! Before we get to the party let's take a look at some of my favorites. … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on Week #3

   Thank you all for inspiring us with so many awesome wreaths last week.  It seems we had every type of material: burlap, mesh, pine cones, ribbons, flowers, gems, pumpkins, spiders and skeletons.  You name it, we saw it.  Love  love love your creativity! Here are some of my favorites from this week's challenge:  First, I have a confession to make. I love Halloween. And by love I mean I LOVE Halloween....as you will soon find out.  My house is known as the halloween house … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on Week #2

   Thank you!  Thank you!  Thank you for making our first week a success! We are so grateful for you linking up all your fantastic  "blue" projects! It was awesome to see so many familiar faces and meet many new faces.  We hope you're all having fun with these themes so far and hope you'll continue to share with us  and keep us inspired! On that note, the party was filled with so many amazing "blue" projects.  I had the hardest time ever narrowing my favorites down to just … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY on Fall Party Challenge Week #1

Welcome! Welcome!  We are so excited to start our 16 week themed party challenge.   We can't wait to see what you're going to link up this week.  We are just getting into the holiday season and are thrilled to be celebrating each week with a different theme. Our first week's theme is The Color Blue.  We want to see any project you have made to represent that beautiful color.  Old or new... it doesn't matter.  We want to see it.  If you have a batch of blue cookies, or a blue painted wall, or … [Read more...]

You’re Invited to Get Your DIY on!

That's right, you're invited to Get Your DIY on! I am SO excited to be teaming up with four amazing bloggers to bring you a super fun, sixteen week, themed link party! We're kicking off our weekly challenge Sunday, September 8th with the color blue, September's birthstone. Every week will have a different theme! And who doesn't love a themed party?? I can't wait to get started!! (I've already got my blue project ready to go!) I hope you'll come back and join in the fun. This is no … [Read more...]