Embossed Metal Bird-Themed Charm Bracelet and $70 Target Giveaway

Embossed Metal Bird-Themed Charm Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

Good morning, friends!  Today a group of blogger friends and I teamed up to share a collection of projects with a bird theme.  I’ve got a fun technique to show you for embossing metal blanks to design your own metal charms.  If you thought embossing was just for paper – think again: This two-tone metal… Continue Reading…

Our Family’s Puzzle of Life, and a $100 Personal Creations Giveaway

Personal Creations Puzzle of Life and a $100 Giveaway at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you Personal Creations for sponsoring today’s hour-or-less home decor project and giveaway! So, we’ve been in our house for almost exactly a year, now.  And do you think I’ve been on the home decor bandwagon?  Nope.  Only in my head.  I’ve been struggling to find something unique, something “us”… and something that will fill… Continue Reading…

Homemade Beeswax Lip Balm, Free Printable, Video Tutorial and Target Gift Card Giveaway

"Queen Bee" Homemade Beeswax Lip Balm Party Favors | Video Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you OnlineLabels.com for sponsoring today’s hour-or-less project. Good morning, friends!  I’ve got a fun DIY for you today that is probably a lot easier than you think.  Have you made your own lip balm before?  I’ll be sharing the basic formula with you, the process, and also – how to truly make it yours… Continue Reading…

$500 “Fun In the Sun” Cash Giveaway!

$500 Cash Giveaway at www.happyhourprojects.com | Through 07.15 .14

Good morning friends!  I have a giveaway today that will be making someone’s summer even more fabulous with a $500 cash prize!  Want to dress up your deck or patio?  Got your eye on a new summer wardrobe?  Or maybe take your kids on a fun summer vacation?  One lucky winner gets to do something… Continue Reading…

$50 World Market Giveaway

$50 World Market Giveaway at www.happyhourprojects.com | Open to US readers | Enter now through 7.3.14

Could your space use some sprucing up? I know mine could. A great upcycle only goes so far – sometimes you need to add a few new beautiful elements to your deck or your dining room, right?  So I’ve teamed up with illistyle and some other great bloggers today for a great giveaway to World… Continue Reading…

Macrame Friendship Bracelets and an Amazon Giveaway

Macrame Friendship Bracelet Tutorial and 7 Great Friendship Gifts from #MyFavoriteBloggers at www.happyhourprojects.com

Good morning, I’ve got lots of fun stuff for my friends today!  I’ve teamed up with #MyFavoriteBloggers to chip in on a little giveaway, and we’re sharing a mini-blog-hop full of friendship-themed projects and recipes that you can make.  I’m going to show you how to make 2-tone macrame friendship bracelets today. This is a… Continue Reading…

DIY Aromatherapy Neck Pillow: Video Tutorial

Aromatherapy Neck Pillow Video Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Dawn. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine. So I’ve been a little stressed lately.  Okay, a little is an understatement.  I’ve been getting my zen from anywhere I can.  I’ve been trying essential oils… Continue Reading…

What Does Your Font Say? (And an ImpressArt Metal Stamp Kit Giveaway!)

What Is Your Font Saying? An ImpressArt Metal Stamp Set GIVEAWAY at www.happyhourprojects.com

Get ready, friends, because today’s post is going to be a lot of fun. I’m partnering with ImpressArt Metal Stamps on an awesome starter set giveaway, and we’re going to be talking FONTS! See here’s the thing about most hobbies… when you find something you love, you begin amassing a lot of accessories for it…. Continue Reading…

Mother’s Day Jewelry Giveaway!

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It’s just about Mother’s Day, so whether you’re a mom or have one in your life who could use a little sparkle, some of my favorite bloggers and I have pulled together to give one lucky winner a collection of handmade jewelry! I love sharing tutorials to make it yourself, but sometimes it’s nice when… Continue Reading…

Friday Finds: What Can You Do With A Cracker? (And Your Chance to Win $250!)

Dare Crackers Sweepstakes

Today’s Friday Finds is brought to you by Dare Crackers! One of my favorite snacks is crackers.  My daughter gets this love from me – we can demolish a plate in no time flat, seriously.  But it’s not just crackers – it’s all about what you can put on top!  I’ve made a meal out… Continue Reading…