• DIY Fall Docor,  Fall,  Home Decor,  Wood and Metal Cutout Sets

    Truckload of pumpkins!

    This wood and metal pumpkin truck is so adorable, and you can decorate it completely to your style! Roll down your window and let the pumpkin vine and leaves blow in the wind as you travel down your dirt road to home. Park your truck and load it up with several different fall colored pumpkins! Use any type of design or technique to make it your own. Fall is so special to me, the scenery is always so mesmerizing. This season teaches us the true beauty of change, and letting things go! Letting go of those things that should no longer be of concern, or worry. Fall is proof that…

  • About Me,  Who am I

    Where I get my never give up mindset from…

    I will often say that my dad taught me everything I know about hard work and determination. My dad has not been dealt an easy life, but he has made it a good life by working hard, never giving up and appreciating the important things in life. He’s an entrepreneur at heart, it’s just engrained in his blood. He’s very good at figuring things out and problem solving. He’s made mistakes in life, but always does what he can to fix things in the end. I always say it’s not the mistakes you make, but how you overcome them that matters most. This is one of the many valuable things…

  • Farmhouse Decor,  Wood Cutout Tutorials

    Watering Can Hanger

    This watering can wood cutout has got to be one of my favorites I’ve made from our wood cutouts! I used several different techniques to get the look I was going for! Some of the techniques I used were faux galvanize metal, chippy paint, water droplets and distressing! You can check out all of our wood cutouts in our shop by clicking the button below. I created this live on our Kristy’s Craft Room Facebook Page. You can watch the crafting video by clicking the button below.

  • Easter

    Dollar Tree Garden Glove Bunny

    I love finding new ways to be creative! Who would’ve known that a garden glove from Dollar Tree could make such a cute piece of decor?? All you need for this craft is a glove, some twine, a couple buttons and some glue! I’ve included a video link on this blog post so you can follow along and create one for yourself! There’s a never-ending tunnel of possibilities of ways to get creative, and it seems I’m always able to find a new way to craft something cute each time I visit my local Dollar Tree. Give this a try for yourself and let me know how it turns out!…

  • Recipes

    Kristy’s Cranberry Orange Bread

    This is a recipe that I found a few years ago and have made slight changes each time I made it until I finally had a completely different recipe and got a result that reminded me of my grandmas recipe! This batch will yield 12 small loaf pans. You can split this recipe in half to make a smaller batch if you’d prefer. Ingredients 8 cups all purpose flour 6 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons salt 5 tablespoons freshly grated orange zest 6 cups fresh cranberries, chop about half 2 cups pecans or walnuts, coarsely chopped 1 cup real butter, softened 2 cups white sugar 2…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Farmhouse Decor,  Uncategorized

    DIY Puffy Paint Hack and Inspiration!

    Hi everybody! Recently I did a super cute LIVE craft of my MERRY Gingerbread people. In that LIVE, I showed how to make DIY Puffy Paint, which was wonderful for that craft but also is very versatile and can be used for many different things! This blog is going to teach you all how to make that DIY puffy paint, and also give some photo inspiration of a few ways I have used it. The materials list is super short and sweet, another great thing about this DIY! What you’ll need…. any flour you may have, 1/4 of a cup shaving cream, 3/4 of a cup school glue, 1/4 of…

  • DIY Fall Docor,  Home Decor

    My “Fall” Front Porch Guide!

    Hey y’all! In this blog post, I want to give you guys all the details about my front porch: where I got everything, how much it was, and how I set it up! Decorating doesn’t have to be crazy expensive at all, and if you know me you know I love a good bargain or sale! All of the things I used to decorate are very affordable, and still so stinkin’ cute! Here are the items I used! Stackable pumpkins are from Meijer, $5 each! These looked super cute and gave my porch some dimension! Buffalo check pillows are from Menards, and I got them for $10 each! My orange…

  • Uncategorized

    Christmas re-release Inspiration!

    Hi y’all! In honor of our Christmas woodcutout re-release, we decided to put together a collection of craft pictures, videos and live videos! These are some things I created last year, and they are super cute and customizable ideas for Christmas crafting this year! Our top-sellers and fan-favorites from last year are available for purchase in the shop now! First, we had our reindeer head hanger! I love this craft! The reindeer head is such a cute shape, and can be used for many different ideas! I also love how customizable this craft could be, whether you change the color of the reindeer, or the color scheme and vibe of…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Home Decor

    Hosting a Craft Night – Why I love a good craft night!

    Our worlds all keep us so busy nowadays it is important to carve out time for others, doing things we love and that make us happy! Using our own hobbies to connect with others with the same hobby is so important, whether that connection be in person, or virtual. When I do craft nights, I like to encourage my guests to invite others so we can all meet new people and build new friendships! Crafting is my therapy and my way to connect with my family and friends, and with all of you! Craft nights are always so much fun, and I am going to give y’all some tips to…

  • Uncategorized

    Wood Beads: where I get them and my favorites!

    As y’all who watch me craft know, I love wood beads! I use them for so many things and crafts. This mini-blog is going to highlight where I get all my wood beads and what my favorites are! The first place, which you all probably guessed, is Hobby Lobby! I have found that their fall and Christmas sections have so many fun wood beads and they usually are 40% off! They are a great place for finding pre-painted and stained wood beads. I buy them as garlands, which is a great way to use them or they also are easy to disassemble to use for craft projects. I always watch…