Category: DIY

DIY Scratch Art Cards

Have you ever used a scratch art card? They are unbelievably fun! I use to make my own all the time as a kid and completely forgot about them until recently. Then last weekend when my daughter said “Mommy I want to make art with you” (Side note: Omg it’s working! I’m raising an artsy … Continue reading DIY Scratch Art Cards

DIY Milk and Oat Bath

Winter is upon us here in Ottawa. The furnace hasn’t been on for long, but I’m already noticing dry skin on both myself and the girls. Ever since giving birth my skin has changed a lot. I suddenly have eczema which I’ve never had in my life! And it looks like my youngest has it … Continue reading DIY Milk and Oat Bath

Easy IKEA Kallax Hack

The IKEA Kallax is a super popular unit for bedrooms, playrooms and classrooms. They are affordable and offer flexible storage, especially for toys and books. I hacked our Kallax unit 3 years ago when I was pregnant with our first. Our nursery has 2 vents on the floor that couldn’t be covered but I wanted … Continue reading Easy IKEA Kallax Hack

Easy DIY Stenciled Doormat

I’ve wanted one of these cute stenciled doormats for a while. They have been popping up everywhere lately and can be a little pricey. Naturally, I saw this as an opportunity for a new DIY project. I wasn’t sure how successful I would be, but was surprised by the results. Creating a simple stenciled doormat … Continue reading Easy DIY Stenciled Doormat

Hand Lettered Pumpkin Sign

I’ve been looking for wooden pumpkin cut-outs this year and have had a lot of trouble finding unfinished ones. Most stores are selling wooden pumpkins fully decorated. Yes they are nice, but my urge to craft is strong! I don’t want to buy something premade, I want to make it myself. On one of my … Continue reading Hand Lettered Pumpkin Sign

Colorful DIY Pompom Wreath

A few months ago I made a bunch of pompoms for my blog post “How to Make a Perfect Pompom”. I wanted to test out different methods and compare all the pompom makers I have. I ended up with a lovely collection of pompoms, but didn’t really have a project in mind. Not wanting them … Continue reading Colorful DIY Pompom Wreath

My DIY Dream Wedding

My husband and I will be married for 5 years this summer. I don’t know how, but time is just flying by! We met over 14 years ago while working part time jobs at Quizno’s Subs. We went to university, found our first real jobs, moved out of our parents houses, and became adults. He … Continue reading My DIY Dream Wedding