3D Pineapple Wall Art

Make a statement with this trendy 3D Pineapple Wall Art. You won't believe what it is made from!

Make a statement on your walls with by creating your own 3D Pineapple Wall Art! Why is it pineapples look good in just about any color? I’ve been seeing various neon-colored pineapples pop up in craft projects all summer long on the interwebs, and they all look SO fun! It just so happens that I […]

Tried it Tuesday #120


Today’s Tried it Tuesday recipe is an oldie but a goodie. In fact, it’s one of the first I tried after the whole Pinterest phenomena took place! How I made it to recipe #120 before sharing it is beyond me. It’s definitely a memorable recipe, and you’ll see why once you scroll down to the […]

DIY Lap Desk

5 Minute DIY Lap Desk

This DIY lap desk only takes 5 minutes make and costs just a few dollars! It won’t be long before school is back in session. If your child’s bedroom is too small for a desk or if they have one and get tired of sitting at it, make this simple DIY lap desk, and they can […]

Sewing: Sharpen Your Sewing Tools

Must Have Craft Tips & More: How to keep your sewing supplies SHARP!

It is the last week for sewing tips for July’s Must Have Craft Tips & More. If it is your first time here, my friends, Michele of The Scrap Shoppe, Bev of Flamingo Toes, Kara of Mine for the Making and I (Allison of A Glimpse Inside), pick a theme for each month and share […]

Harry Potter House Coloring Bookmarks

Pick your Hogwarts House! Harry Potter House Coloring Bookmarks

Take your love of Harry Potter to the next level by printing and coloring your own Hogwarts House bookmarks! It’s time for one of my favorite summer series! The Happy Harry Potter series hosted by Raegun Ramblings (see the amazing giveaway she has put together at the end of this post)! It’s all things Harry […]

Tried it Tuesday #119

Blackberry Muffins-4

We are still in blackberry season here in Tennessee, and my little boys and I love to go to a local farm and fill up baskets of them. Every year I hunt for new recipes to try with them, and found the motherload this year! Today’s Tried it Tuesday recipe is one of our new […]

Kids Collection Bag

Create a kids collection bag for them to carry their "treasures" in. Perfect for road trips and just around the house! Get the FREE SVG file!

A kids collection bag a is a great go-to to fill up for road trips and play dates! I don’t know about your kids, but mine seem to collect everything. You name it, they have a collection of it. Their moods shift from day-to-day as to which particular collection is in their favor. But one thing […]

Sewing: Sewing with Kids

Must Have Craft Tips: Tips for sewing with kids!

Hello there and welcome to another week of Must Have Craft Tips – hosted by Michele of The Scrap Shoppe, Bev of Flamingo Toes, Allison of A Glimpse Inside, and me (Kara of Mine for the Making). Every week we share a fun and different tip or trick and this month it’s all about sewing! […]

Travel Cooler

Turn an ordinary cooler into a travel cooler to record vacation desinations using adhesive vinyl!

Turn an ordinary cooler into a fun travel cooler to record all of your vacation destinations! Do you recognize this cooler? If you’ve been a World Market recently it probably looks familiar. It’s one of their metal coolers, and I just love the retro feel of it. I tried to walk away from it at […]

Tried it Tuesday #118


If you’re like me, you like to eat a little lighter in the summer. Lasagna just doesn’t sound as good when it’s 95 degrees outside. Dishes with fruit and veggies and grilled meats are more our style during the hot months. Today’s Tried it Tuesday recipe is my new favorite for summer! My family ate […]