“Dad Rocks” Stamped & Riveted Leather Father’s Day Keychain

"Dad Rocks" Stamped & Riveted Leather Father's Day Keychain at www.happyhourprojects.com

Are you thinking ahead to what you’re going to make for the dad in your life for Father’s Day this year?  Handmade gifts are my favorite, but I’ve got to be honest – I draw a blank when it comes to gifts for guys, most of the time.  I’ve been doing a lot of mixed […]

Easy Embossed Bookmarks For Summer Reading and Teacher Appreciation

Easy Embossed Bookmarks for Summer Reading, Teacher Gifts, Gofts for Book Lovers, and More at www.happyhourprojects.com

Who’s already planning out their summer reading?  I’ve been going through my to-read pile recently and realized I have 4 books I’m working on right now… that’s normal, right? ;) And in most of them, I have tucked away a scrap of paper, a reciept, a train ticket… whatever random bookmark I can get my […]

Dragonfly-Themed Stamped Cuff Bracelet | Video Tutorial

10-Minute Dragonfly-Themed Stamped Cuff Bracelet | Video Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s 10-minute jewelry project is sponsored by ImpressArt. Happy Friday and happy May!  I don’t know where April went, but hey – we roll with it, right?  I’ve got some fun new products to show you from ImpressArt‘s new line, and it’s the perfect project for jewelry enthusiasts who haven’t made the leap into metal […]

Create a Fiesta in Under an Hour with RO*TEL Rockin’ Guac

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Made Easy with RO*TEL Rockin' Guac and Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is promoted by ConAgra RO*TEL. Well, I think we’re finally shaking off the last of the snow here in Michigan (it snowed here last week, hopefully for the last time this spring) and I’m SO excited to finally move into warmer weather living!  It’s still unpredictable around here until at least June, so […]

Choosing the Right Side Table: A 6-Point Checklist

How to Choose the Right Side Table for your Space at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is promoted by Target.I’ve been in full-on spring makeover mode for the past month or so, and I’m really loving how our living spaces are coming together. I’ll be sharing our bathroom makeover in the next week or so when we get those final touches finished, but today let’s tackle a much easier […]

Paper Butterfly Specimen Art

Paper Butterfly Specimen Art at www.happyhourprojects.com

Butterflies are such an icon of spring, aren’t they?  I would typically not say I’m butterfly-crazy, but I swear, every time spring finally arrives, I kind of am.  I love those beautiful butterfly art specimens, but it kind of weirds me out to hang a dead butterfly on my wall.  I gt it that they […]

One-Hour Roast Chicken and Rice and KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

One-Hour Roast Chicken and Rice with Minute® Rice at www.happyhourprojects.com

You guys know I am all about quick and easy around here – one hour or less.  (Emphasis on less whenever possible, of course.) Minute® Rice is one of the staples in our pantry, because not just quick and easy but also gluten free, so I’m thrilled to partner with them today to sponsor this […]

Floral Themed Beginner’s Leather Wallet Tutorial and Giveaway

Floral Themed Beginner's Leather Wallet Tutorial at www.happyhourprojcts.com

Happy Monday, friends, I hope your week is starting off on a high note!  We’re doing something fun around here today, playing around with leather accessories that beginners can make, and there’s even a giveaway at the bottom of the post, so be sure to check that out before you leave.  I had the pleasure […]