Category: Media

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

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

How I Brightened My Skype Video Calls

These pictures have not been altered – they are photos taken directly from the screen. Now that we have a Stay-at-Home order, some of us may may need to have a video call at some point. The big question I had was how to make it look good? How do… Read more

DIY Stay-at-Home Crafts

I had a great time doing a remote TV segment WTTG Fox 5 DC showing how to make Spring crafts along with fun home organizing items using only things you have around your house. Here is a great way to organize paper, supplies and books for both teleworkers, teachers and… Read more

DIY No-Sew Face Mask in 5 Minutes

 Here is how I make a DIY No Sew Face Mask in 5 minutes. I made a video if you would like to watch me make them or follow my step-by-step instructions below. I was on WBAL this morning via Skype with Jennifer Franciotti showing how to make them.… Read more

DIY Easter and Spring Decorations Using Household Items

Even with the Stay-at-Home order in place for most of us, the are still ways to create beautiful and elegant Easter and Spring decorations using things you may already have around your house. Make fun and festive Easter baskets, table displays, dessert platters, Easter wreaths and pretty decorations by using… Read more