Category: Crafts

Jack Skellington

One of my favorite Halloween movies is The Nightmare Before Christmas! Since Jack Skellington is such a great character, I thought it would be fun to create some pumpkins in his likeness. The Pumpkin King! I wrapped orange lights around his neck to simulate him being on fire like he… Read more

Paper Towel Roll Ghost Decoration

October is one of my favorite months of the year. I love the change of the season, the beautiful colors of the trees, the anticipation of the upcoming holidays, and of course Halloween! Although I have already started creating some of my Halloween designs, I felt like I had to… Read more

Easy DIY Light Suit

Here is an easy DIY Light Suit I made for my children’s elementary school’s talent show dance routine. I wanted to quickly create something that was inexpensive that I could put together in about 15 minutes for both costumes. I also didn’t want them to be permanent and destroy their… Read more

Vacation Memory Jar

Cherished times can be saved in vacation memory jars created by your children. They will add an extra layer of excitement to their journey if they know they will be collected souvenirs from their trip or event to showcase in their miniature time capsules. Here is a fun version of… Read more

Easy DIY Back to School Crafts

I had a lot of fun doing a Back-to-School crafting segment on NBC affiliate, WBAL-TV Baltimore on Saturday. Since we are still social distancing, I was live via Zoom rather than being at the studio. I showed how to make some easy DIY back to school crafts and ideas using… Read more

15 DIY Tissue Box Crafts

Learn how I made 15 of my DIY Tissue Box crafts. I have designs for almost every holiday and occasion along with some fun geeky decorations. Check the links below for instructions on how to make each of these designs. Leave me a comment if there is a design you… Read more

Easy to Make DIY Alien Candy Container and Decoration

 If you love SciFi and Aliens, here is fun, easy to make, and useful alien spaceship decoration you can make with reused items and a few inexpensive materials. This DIY Alien Candy Container would make a great gift or make for yourself! I put it on a candle holder… Read more

Create a Summer Luau Party on a Budget

I love the change of seasons and all of the different activities that are specific to each time of year. When the weather is warm, everyone loves to throw parties, cookouts and have social gathering so why not spice up the summer with a festive Luau style party. Adding a… Read more