• Easter,  Farmhouse Decor

    Farmhouse Carrot Hanger – Enormousness cuteness on a Dollar Tree budget!!

    I can’t get over how such a simple little craft can bring such enormous cuteness! Everything for this Farmhouse Carrot hanger can be found at Dollar Tree except the orange yarn, which I got at Michael’s! Here’s what you will need for this craft! Wood pallet, Dollar Tree Wood Carrot, Dollar Tree White acrylic paint Green acrylic paint Green yarn, Dollar Tree Orange yarn, Michael’s Raffia, Dollar Tree Orange wood beads, Dollar Tree Twine, Dollar Tree Scissors Hot glue gun and glue sticks Sanding block or sand paper The first thing you will do is paint your wood pallet with white paint. Make sure to get all your edges. No…

  • DIY Christmas

    Country Christmas Tree – Construction Shim DIY

    This is one of my favorite DIY crafts so far! I just love the way these trees turned out! They can be hung up on a wall or propped on a shelf. Either way they are an adorable complement to any country Christmas theme! The best part, they are made with construction shims so they are super affordable to make! Don’t forget to click on the link at the bottom of this page to watch the full live video tutorial for this DIY craft. Here is what you will need to make these Country Christmas Trees. Construction shims, large ones for a large tree or small ones for a small…

  • DIY Christmas

    $1 Apron Transformed into Red Truck Christmas Decor

    This Dollar General Apron was only $1.00! I wasn’t a fan of it as an apron, but I just loved the truck on it and knew I wanted to turn it into something cute for my home. Read on to see how you too can transform one into a decorative wall/door hanging. Remember to click on the link for the full video tutorial at the bottom of this page. This is what you will need. $1.00 Apron from Dollar General, truck design 9 Paint stir sticks Paint, red, black, creamy white Ribbon Bell (optional) Pine sprig or mini pine tree (optional) twine Scissors Hot glue and glue sticks The first…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks

    Faux Galvanized Metal Cutouts

    I am obsessed with anything galvanized metal! I love everything about it. The problem is I can’t always find it in the shapes or sizes I need. When working on a project I wanted a couple galvanized metal starts and didn’t have any! Running to the store wasn’t an option, so I got to thinking what else I could use to give me the same look? I came up with this fun, easy, inexpensive alternative! Don’t forget to watch the one minute video tutorial at the bottom of this post! Here is what you will need. Natural brown card stock FolkArt acrylic paint, 506 Silver Anniversary (previously called Metallic Silver…

  • About Me

    A Little About Me…

    I would like to take a few minutes to introduce myself. My name is Kristy, I’m a wife and mother of four amazing kids. Lets go back a little further though… I am the youngest of eight kids in my family. My parents were very hard workers, my dad owned his own business and my mom worked overtime raising us kids and caring for our home. I get my hard working entrepreneur mindset from my dad and my creative spirit from my mom . Life was not always easy with such a large family, but as kids we never knew when things were tight. My mom always made sure every…