Fun With Mod Podge

I discovered decoupage during my final year of college.  When my classmate Rachel and I grew bored with studying for exciting seminars like “Drafting and Analysis of Business Documents” and blowing off steam in the Nashville honkey tonk scene felt simply passé, we would cast aside our cowboy boots, pour a glass of wine, and …

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Egg Tutorial

I was thinking the other day about Christmas…Yes, Christmas has been on my mind for the last couple of weeks. I always end up waiting until Thanksgiving then I’m wiped out from the Thanksgiving holiday and don’t have time to really do Christmas the way I want. Not this year… I try to have 3 …

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DIY Snowman Kit

Here’s a fun craft you can make with your kids… Mr. Snowman. We made ours with Crayola Model Magic because it’s nontoxic and easy for kids to mold…You can use any air drying clay though. Here we have the eyes, buttons, mouth and nose shapes. We made ball shapes for the eyes and buttons and put …

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Boxwood Wreath

I really enjoyed the wreath on my front door this Christmas.  It was hard to take it down, the door looked so empty and sad without it.  So I got out my trusty grapevine wreath, it’s the base for many of my wreaths.   I had some leftover boxwood from my daughter’s wedding. I bought …

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Chalkboard Clay Pots

  *CHALKBOARD HERB GARDEN* This is really easy, so let’s get started…   First get some clay pots and tape off what you don’t want painted with painters tape. Also put a piece of tape over the hole on the bottom so paint doesn’t sneak in…   Prime your clay pots with inexpensive primer-I used …

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