DIY Paper Bows

I love beautifully wrapped gifts.  I think beautiful wrapping is just as important as the gift inside.  However I don’t like to spend crazy pants amounts of money on wrapping paper and ribbon and bows.  Actually, the reality is that you don’t have to spend anything on wrapping remember this or this?   You can … Continue Reading

DIY Christmas Trees

The holiday season is here in full force.  Each year I like to add something new to my decorations.  For the sake of time and money I needed quick but merry DIY Christmas Trees Decor.  So I made fast Christmas trees from old pieces of wood and recycled fall decorations in the process.  I ended … Continue Reading

Pasta Napkin Rings

The holidays are here.  Maybe it’s just me but this year has flown by so quickly I’m a tad dizzy – and behind in holiday preparations.  Thanksgiving is T-minus four days from today and trying to get ready is proving to be a challenge.  Today’s idea is simple for those of us that the Thanksgiving … Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Table Runner

With Thanksgiving coming this week the race is on to plan the menu, shop, and set the table.  Table runners help to tie everything together and also add a bit of spill protection for the table cloth.  Making a table runner is a quick and inexpensive way to customize the colors and style to your … Continue Reading