Date Night Gift Card Box | 12 pre-planned date ideas for two

Date Night Gift Card Box | 12 pre-planned date ideas for two

Date Night Gift Card Box | 12 pre-planned date ideas for two - #michaelsmakers Coming up with unique gift ideas for that special someone that 'has it all' can be difficult. Especially when that special someone has been your only Valentine for almost 20 years! Despite the time it may take to pin down that perfectly fitting gift, I still somehow enjoy the thrill. Typically, giving gift cards are at the bottom of my list, as a last resort; however, the gift I'm sharing today is packed full of them and keeps on giving long after the holiday has Continue reading

Coffee Gift Baskets | coffee and crafting party

Coffee Gift Baskets | coffee and crafting party

Coffee Gift Baskets - Coffee and Crafting Party | This shop is #sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own ~ #SipIndulgence No matter how busy life can be, I consider myself pretty lucky to know a group of girls that are always up for a fun night of crafting. There is nothing like taking a moment for yourself and gathering with like-minded souls to create, make and connect. This month we came together, not only to craft - but to assemble some gifts to pass along to others and Continue reading

Make Easy Soy Wax Candles | diy personalized candle holders

Make Easy Soy Wax Candles | diy personalized candle holders

Make Easy Soy Wax Candles | diy personalized candle holders #michaelsmakers Candles are one of my most favorite decorating accessories.  They are such an easy way to personalize your space - from the stylish containers to the amazing scents. And lets not forget the dramatic impact of being surrounded by the warm, cozy ambiance. I keep a candle in almost every room of my home. Making your own candles is such a rewarding process - especially when you get to create your own scent and container combinations. It has been a couple of years since Continue reading

Halloween Ghost Balloons | filled with candy and treats

Halloween Ghost Balloons | filled with candy and treats

Halloween Ghost Balloons | filled with candy and treats - As we prepare our Halloween festivities for the week, one fun tradition on our list is delivering some festive treats to our surrounding neighbors. This year we put our own little spin on the Halloween Boo and put together a few Candy and Treat Filled Ghost Balloons to secretly place upon some doorsteps. These Halloween Ghost Balloons are quick and easy to prepare and make a perfect last minute surprise for neighbors and friends. Plus everyone loves trying to figure out the Continue reading

Custom Photo Candle Holders | diy packing tape transfers #michaelsmakers

Custom Photo Candle Holders | diy packing tape transfers #michaelsmakers

Custom Photo Candle Holders - DIY packing tape transfers #michaelsmakers | Hello August! I'm pretty excited as the girls and I were able to get together over the weekend and begin the month with an impromptu crafting night. I love the thrill of learning new art & craft techniques. Even more so when I have the opportunity to pass along the information to others. This new technique is not only incredibly easy, but pretty genius - to say the least. It requires just a few inexpensive supplies and left all of our heads spinning with a variety Continue reading

Wax Warmer Printable Gift Tags | #wicklesswonders

Wax Warmer Printable Gift Tags | #wicklesswonders

Wax Warmer Printable Gift Tags #wicklesswonders | This shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. No matter what time of year it is I love a home that smells deliciously inviting. Warm and cozy in the fall and winter and fresh and clean during the spring and summer.  While the ambiance of a fabulously lit candle is probably one of my favorites, I am slightly obsessed with the daily use of wax warmers. The wide variety of amazing fragrances the long lasting wax cubes not only Continue reading

Mini Easter Piñatas | make your own carrot pinata

Mini Easter Piñatas | make your own carrot pinata

Mini Easter Piñatas - make your own carrot piñata #DisneyEaster | This shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. Spring is officially here and I'm really looking forward to celebrating Easter. Since it is right around the corner I already started putting together an Easter basket for my little guy. Each year I enjoy creating a basket centered around a theme and this year is no different. CJ loves to open things right now. Not just presents - but anything that comes inside Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe | I'm always looking for simple handmade gifts that can be put together quite quickly - especially gifts that I can have, on- hand, for hostess gifts or unexpected visitors during the holidays. Today I have an easy bark recipe to share that takes just minutes to whip up and requires just a few key ingredients. The best thing about chocolate bark is that it can customized with just about any toppings you have available in your pantry. Cookies, candy, candy canes - you can't really go wrong crushing Continue reading

Back to School Supply Cake | #create2educate art supply tower

Back to School Supply Cake | #create2educate art supply tower

Back to School Supply Cake - #create2educate art supply tower | We have been getting pretty excited about the new school year around here. My little guy and I have been doing some major back to school planning and shopping this past week. While re-stocking some of our own school supplies we thought it would be fun to create a supply cake for our local human services therapeutic day program. The special needs organization has help us out in the past so being able to give a little back to their art program feels good this time of year. We Continue reading

Personalized Coke Float Gift #shareacoke | share a coke with free printables

Personalized Coke Float Gift #shareacoke | share a coke with free printables

Personalized Coke Float Gift #shareacoke - share a coke with free printables | This #ShareitForward shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. For the past month I've been a little obsessed with the new personalized Coke bottles. I can't walk past a display without looking through the names - in hopes of finding 'someone' I may know. While I have handed out several single bottles over the past couple weeks, I thought it would be fun to build on the Coke theme with Continue reading