Recycled Crafts | Kids’ Oil + Water Science Experiment

Recycled Crafts | Kids' Oil + Water Science Experiment at www.happyhourprojects.com

We’ve been enjoying drinking more water, courtesy of my partners at Absopure. We also talk in our house about ways to re-use and recycle (often by making recycled crafts!), and with my daughter off school for Thanksgiving break, I thought I’d put some empty bottles to use with the classic oil-and-water kids ‘science experiment! Raya […]

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 www.happyhourprojects.com

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 […]

Recycled T-Shirt Project | No-Sew Braided Tassel Scarf

Recycled T-Shirt Project | No-Sew Braided Tassel Scarf at www.happyhourprojects.com

I love a good recycled craft project, and I’ve got a fun way to recycle t-shirts to make a great accessory today!  This no-sew scarf is soft, colorful, easy, and fun.  Make it up in your favorite colors, to match a new fall jacket, or in your team’s colors! I’m sharing this project to kick […]

Repurposed Succulent Lantern Mini-Garden

Repurposed Lantern Mini-Gardens with Succulents at www.happyhourprojects.com

Show of hands: who else works on gardening projects over the holiday weekend?  I live in Michigan, so it’s usually the first (safe) chance I get for outdoor gardening.  We’ll be fixing up the deck and working on the yard, and adding some fun ideas I’ve been collecting this winter.  So, I thought that a […]

Easter Decor | 2-Minute Mason Jar Jellybean Lamp

2-Minute Mason Jar Jellybean Lamp - Easy Easter Craft at www.happyhourprojects.com

This quick and easy craft project is sponsored by Consumer Crafts. Are you making any Easter crafts, or adding easy Easter decor to your home?  I’ve got a fun DIY lamp you can make in just minutes by filling a mason jar with jellybeans – or your favorite treat!  I’m teaming up with Consumer Crafts […]

Recycled Tin Music Box Locket

Recycled Tin Music Box Locket Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

Okay, I know this is two music box necklaces this week, which is probably at least twice as many ideas as any one person needs in this particular category, but I’m just so excited about how this little locket came together that I had to share with you today!  (If you missed the other one, […]

10-Minute No-Sew Pamper Gift: EOS Lip Balm Flower

No-Sew EOS Flower Lip Balm Gift at www.happyhourprojects.com

Have you see the adorable crocheted lip balm gifts floating around out there?  I’m GREEN with envy over some of my friends’ crochet skills, but I just don’t crochet.  It’s on my list of things I want to learn… someday… in all my spare time (insert crazy laughter here).  But, just because I can’t crochet, […]

No-Sew Hexi Aromatherapy Drawer Sachets

No-Sew Hexi Aromatherapy Drawer Sachets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Are you in full-on January organization mode?  I’ve caught the bug a little bit myself, and I’m slowly making my way through organizing things that I meant to get to months ago.  If your drawers are something you’re working your way through right now (or hey, maybe it’s easy for you to keep your dresser […]