Easy step-by-step instructions for crafts, DIY projects, gifts, party decorations and recipes.

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DIY Water Bottle Flowers

As you probably have already realized, I love to create from reused items. Here I transformed water bottles into beautiful flowers. I used the same technique to make black-eyed Susans for my Preakness TV...

DIY Preakness Party Decorations

Preakness Party Ideas and Decorations

I stopped by WBAL this morning to show how to make festive Preakness party ideas and decorations. Everyone was in full Preakness spirit wearing their pretty dresses, Preakness hats and Fascinators. Here are the...

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DIY Preakness Decorations

For all of you early risers, I will be on WBAL live tomorrow morning at 6:50 am. I will be showing how to make fun and festive Preakness decorations using things you may already...

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DIY Volcano Wine Glasses

Learn how to transform plain wine glasses into beautiful Volcano Wine Glasses. They are perfect for summer Luau parties or just as a conversation piece. These should not be placed in the dishwasher or...

Ginger Tea

Ginger Lemon Tea

With allergy season upon us, not only am I dealing with a nasty case of sniffles and scratchy throat but I have somehow managed to catch a cold on top of it. Here is...

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How to Make a Cactus Planter

As a child, I thought the coolest plant in the world was a cactus, especially the grafted cactus with the colorful top. I would always ask for one for my birthday but I could...

Bird-Houses

How to Make a Birdhouse Craft Kit

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching (Sunday, May 14th), I wanted to share some of my ideas for sweet and heartfelt Mother’s Day gifts. One of them is this birdhouse craft kit. It is very...