Gifts for Writers | Easy Die-Cut Typewriter Magnets

Great Gifts For Writers | DIY Typewriter Magnets at

If you’re a writer, or you know someone who is, then you’re probably always on the lookout for great gifts for writers!  November is National Novel Writing Month, and I help organize local events for Grand Rapids area writers.  Now that it’s October, we’re in full-on plotting mode to make sure this year’s event is […]

Easy DIY Flower Mirror Set

Easy Floral Mirrors at #MakeItFunCrafts

I’ve been thinking on some fun, sort of girly decor for Raya’s room lately, and as we were doodling a few days ago, I hit on a floral-themed idea to add a couple of inexpensive and lightweight mirrors to her space.  It was also an “a-ha!” moment for me on a craft challenge I’ve been […]

No Sew Bandana Crafts | 10-Minute Pumpkin


Everyone can make some inexpensive fall decor with no sew bandana crafts!  This pleated pumpkin can be made in just 10 minutes with only a few supplies, which means you can have a whole patch of pumpkins in an hour.  Traditional orange works great for this project, but don’t overlook other fun fall colors!  You […]

How I Designed a Quilt From a Cookie With the HP Sprout

How I Designed a Quilt From a Cookie With the HP Sprout at

Special thanks to HP for sponsoring today’s graphic design project. Hey guys!  I’ve got something really fun to show you today.  I’ve been working with the new HP Sprout, an all in one desktop computer with a 3D scanner, and it’s been making my job with some graphic design concepts infinitely easier!  Today I’m going to show you […]

How to Turn a Souvenir T-Shirt Into a Pillow

How to Turn a Souvenir T-Shirt Into a Pillow in just 10 Minutes at

So you have probably read or seen on Instagram that my daughter and I had a weekend getaway with some fabulous bloggers in Chicago.  Well, we took some time to see the city, too, and you know what vacation means to kids, right?  Souvenirs!  We took the Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co. tour while […]

Glitter Glam Feather Magnets & Xyron Creative Station Giveaway

Glitter Glam Feather Magnets at | Die-cut magnets in any shape you want with the Xyron Creative Station

Hey guys!  I’ve got a fast and fun project to share with you today – these die-cut glitter magnets make up in just 2 minutes, and they will add a bit of glam to your locker, desk, refrigerator or white board.  Xyron Creative Station is sponsoring today’s project and giveaway, and I’m going to show […]