101 Simple Crochet Projects {Handmade Gifts}

Crochet projects make amazing handmade gifts!  I can’t get enough of them, so I thought I would share some of my favorites free crochet patterns along with some that I would love to work on soon. Simple crochet projects are perfect for me because my skill level is pretty basic and I like to finish projects fast.  I have a short attention span, for sure. These patterns are all free and you … [read more]


DIY Lush Blush Lip Gloss {Handmade Gift Idea}

Homemade lip gloss is a fabulous DIY gift that’s super easy to make!  These fun little pots of lip gloss fit easily in your purse or pocket, and you’ll find it keeps your lips feeling fabulous and soft during the cold winter months or days at the beach. Make lip gloss with your favorite essential oils to pamper your lips and look great at the same time! I love the way these turned out.  I … [read more]


DIY Planner Paper Clips & Pretty Planner Ideas!

DIY Planner Paper Clips & Pretty Planner Ideas There’s something about a pretty planner that makes my life so much better! I’m all for being organized and not forgetting to pick up the milk from the store with a simple list, but I personally need a bit of color and pretty things to make me pay attention.  Boring lists make my eyes glaze over, and I lose all motivation in actually doing … [read more]


How to Get Your Etsy Shop Featured on Blogs

Do you constantly watch the Etsy stats trying to figure out the best keywords?  Do you check to see the best social media sites for traffic to help you know where to focus?  Well, today we’re going to talk about how to get your Etsy shop featured by blogs.  It’s a great way to get new people to your shop! There are many reasons why this shouldn’t be overlooked in your marketing plan. Follow … [read more]


16 Free Planner Printables

16 Free Planner Printables I have become quite the Planner Girl over the last few years, and I’m always looking for fabulous planner printables to dress up my daily notes and schedule.  I love colorful stickers and inspiring quotes!  Do you know there are a ton of these pretty, pretty free printables available online??  I love free stuff! You’ll find something here for your Filofax, Erin … [read more]

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The Most Popular Valentine’s Day Ideas & Printables

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so I thought I’d gather up some of our most popular ideas. printables and tutorials to get in the holiday spirit. This is such a fun time of year…love is in the air!  Handmade and Valentine’s Day seem to go together perfectly.  There are so many gifts that can be made with very little money or time, but they’re sweet and personal.  Perfect for … [read more]


10 DIY Ideas to Organize Your Desk

Keeping my desk organized is a challenge!  Do you have the same problem? I’m always interested in fresh DIY ideas to help me keep my desk organized and looking great at the same time.  Oh, and I don’t want to spend a ton on fancy containers…you know what I mean?! I’ve gathered some awesome ideas that I think you will love as much as I do.  Organize your desk drawer with upcycled cereal … [read more]


21 Christmas Printable Coloring Pages

The holiday season can be rather hectic at times.  How about a simple way to relax for a few minutes…or an hour?  Check out these free Christmas printable coloring pages for adults or children!  That’s right, they’re free! Just print them out in seconds and you’re all set!  What a great way to unwind for a bit. Grab a box of brand new colored pencils, {Who doesn’t instantly feel better with … [read more]

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22 Christmas Fonts {free}

These free Christmas fonts are perfect for your holiday projects! I love having just the right font for my craft projects, blog images, Project Life cards and … [read more]


21 Plaid Inspired DIY Gifts

Plaid is the coziest pattern ever…you know it’s true! As soon as the weather starts to change a bit I find myself drawn to anything plaid.  It’s the perfect … [read more]

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Color Crush Etsy Love

Here’s a little Etsy Color Crush Goodness for you today! Enjoy the end of your summer with some of these fabulous finds… Gemstone Necklace – Starletta Pink … [read more]

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