January 9th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
Whether you've named your kid Samwise and your dog Frodo (and yes, I've met people who have done each), or you just have a hankering for second breakfast while you marathon Lord of the Rings (I'm talking about myself, here), check out the following list of super-nerdy, eco-friendly J.R.R. Tolkien crafts
January 4th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
Mason jar lights? They found me
January 2nd, 2017 | by Julie Finn
I was able to get the look that I wanted in a single day for less than sixty dollars
December 28th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
When I saw a tutorial for fabric-covered picture frames in the copy of Girls' Night In that my tween was flipping through, I snatched it out of her hands (don't worry--she's used it it!) and took it as my immediate excuse to stop cleaning the house and refinish a picture frame right that second
December 16th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Need a gift that's easy to make but still personal? A matted photo that you make yourself can be just the thing!
December 2nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Before you head to the nearest big-box store with a shopping list in hand, check out my list of truly easy DIY gifts.
November 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
A brown paper bag journal is quick, easy, and makes a great writing and drawing surface! Grab a bag from the recycle bin and follow the easy instructions
November 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My daughter wanted to figure out how to make matching skirts for her and a friend. With just two yards of fabric, you can do this, too!
October 10th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Keep your fingers BEHIND the cutting edge, my Friends. BEHIND the cutting edge
October 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Here's how to repair a child's ballet shoe, the quick and easy way. You can even teach your kid to do this herself, so she can fix her own ballet shoe next time it breaks
October 3rd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You're going to have the coolest school supplies on the planet when you make yourself an upcycled folder from a cardboard record album cover
September 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Nature's bounty is always extra generous in the fall. Make the most of it with these kid-friendly nature crafts for autumn!
September 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You can stain or paint your children's toys so that they're bright and vibrant, but then you're going to need to seal that wood stain or paint using a clear polyurethane sealant
September 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You can make just about anything into a magnet, and I'm going to prove it to you!
September 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Some things you just cannot pass by, such as a great toy hiding underneath a gross one
August 31st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Want to bring your wood crafts up to the next level
August 26th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Whether you're making some of your kid's school supplies from scratch, or you'd just like to personalize them, these DIY school supplies will make going back to school a lot more fun!
August 10th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I love having art on my walls
August 8th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My grandparents, who raised me, were the king and queen of kitchen kitsch.
August 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Quick, easy, and when you're done, they'll look like a pair of store-bought shorts, not last year's winter pants with holes in the knees
August 1st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
They also print tote bags from utility grates, and gym bags from concrete!
July 29th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Do you have the right to repair your own stuff? How many times have you considered repairing something, only to [&hellip