Tutorials

DIY Wood Projects for Kids

It's the last weekend of Christmas break for the Twisted Brother, so he and I decided to unplug today and make some fun wood crafts together! These DIY wood projects for kids are simple and cheap too! If you are at a loss of what to do with your kiddos that will actually keep them… Continue reading DIY Wood Projects for Kids

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Drinks

Dark and Stormy Cocktail

If you are a loyal reader, then you know that I have a cocktail (or beer or wine) upon finishing any of my projects. I promised to share my twisted recipe for a Dark and Stormy, which is what I made after my rock inspired coasters, all thanks to Drizly. I've raved continuously about Drizly,… Continue reading Dark and Stormy Cocktail

Creations, Tutorials

One million coasters

So, this week I was filling some of my Etsy orders while listening to the NOFX Coaster album. I had some time to kill, waiting for paint to dry, and a good bit of leftover materials, so I figured why not make some coasters. Our decor theme throughout our common areas is all music and… Continue reading One million coasters

Creations

Jumbo Jenga For The Win

So yesterday I celebrated Wood Wednesday.... You can see it was fun day for me...anyhow, my restaurant had this big party planned to celebrate our 10 year anniversary. I decided to make a Jumbo Jenga set. I'm so glad I did! If you're willing to put in the manual labor, it's a really fun project.… Continue reading Jumbo Jenga For The Win

Tools, Tutorials

Happiness is a warm glue gun…and three more of my essential tools

The Beatles said Happiness is a Warm Gun but I have to say true happiness is a warm glue gun, and a Dremel and a Cricut, too.....here are my all time favorite tools of my trade: #1 - Mini Cordless Glue Gun I have used this specific glue gun to craft everything for our wedding… Continue reading Happiness is a warm glue gun…and three more of my essential tools