Holy cow - it's Christmastime!!! Preparations are well underway in our household (our cards came today - I'm weirdly excited to address them while watching movies this weekend 🤓)! I'm sure I'm in the minority for being excited about this stuff, but one of my favorite things about this time of year is getting cards … Continue reading How to Make DIY “Mistletoe” Ornaments.
Is it really almost Halloween already?! Wow, that happened fast... I figured I should share the last Moana-themed costume this week, which is a costume of the princess herself (earlier this month I shared Maui and Tamatoa), and next week I can share part 2 of our Maine trip! Once again, I took a lot … Continue reading DIY Moana Costume.
"I'm so shinyyyyy! I could sparkle like a wealthy woman's neck. Just a sec!" Last year, "Shiny crab" was the Halloween costume request from my eldest son. And yes, I heard that song on repeat (in my head) while making the costume, haha! I found a lot of cool costume ideas on Pinterest, so definitely … Continue reading DIY Tamatoa (Shiny Crab) Costume.
It's full-on Fall mode in our house right now (and technically it IS Fall), so this week I thought I would share a DIY Halloween costume. Last year I made Moana, Maui, and Tamatoa (shiny crab) costumes for my littles, but I didn't finish until the day before Halloween. And it felt weird to share … Continue reading DIY Maui Costume
Does anyone remember when I got to help our friends stage their house to sell? Well, they had planned to get rid of the one of their dressers during their move, and graciously agreed to let me have it! (Thanks, again - Brian & Amanda!!). Now that I'm finally done painting and sealing ALL of … Continue reading My Complicated Relationship with Chalk Paint.