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

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

Tutorials

DIY Dollar Tree Nightmare Before Christmas Man Eating Wreath

Today I'm going to teach you how to make your own Nightmare Before Christmas Man Eating Wreath with one trip to Dollar Tree (assuming you have some yellow and black acrylic paint and a glue gun laying around)! This is probably my easiest project I've ever taken on! It really only takes about an hour… Continue reading DIY Dollar Tree Nightmare Before Christmas Man Eating Wreath