Category Archives: Holidays










Easy Yarn Holiday Cone Trees

Holiday Yarn Trees

~This Post contains affiliate links for you to easily find a product mentioned. If you noticed my last post the Fox Holiday Wreath, you would of seen these three easy trees in action! I needed something to compliment my wreath for this years holiday decor. They literally take 10 minutes apiece to make. The hard… Read More


Vintage Fox Bottle Brush Wreath madeinaday.com

Fox Holiday Wreath

~This Post contains affiliate links for you to easily find a product mentioned. This year I found such cute holiday items in the stores to make decorations with. I spotted this cute Fox pin cushion and had to have him, then on the next isle was a ribbon that matched him almost exactly. I love… Read More




Bottle Brush Embroidery Hoop Ornament madeinaday.com

Bottle Brush Embroidery Hoop Ornament

~This Post contains affiliate links for you to easily find a product mentioned. This year I am a part of the Christmas Ornament Exchange 2014! I was thinking I would just purchase an ornament for my exchange partner. But, after hanging out a Micheals this week I found some crazy cute holiday craft collections and… Read More










10 Halloween DIY's & Treats

Spooktacular Halloween Party & Features #1

Welcome to this years Spooktacular Halloween Features #1 This year I already had so many fun Halloween ideas pinned to the P3 Party Board I don’t want to leave some great posts out! So I am combining the two features from both parties! Have you joined in yet? Halloween is my all time Favorite Holiday!!!… Read More






Golden Halloween Bat Chevron Wreath

Golden Halloween Wreath

Remember my Golden Harvest Wreaths from a couple of weeks ago? Well I swapped out the ribbon, from red to black chevron and purple burlap, then added some spooky purple picks for an easy eery Halloween upgrade! I love the glittery purple that pops against the yellow wispy sticks, these colors go great together as… Read More






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Super Bowl Party Treats FREE Printables

Are you ready for some Football?!!! Sharing some fun & food for you to get your game on this year!! Super Bowl Party Treats FREE Printables Super-Cheesy Stuffed Bread ~Claire Gallam  of  SheKnows Vintage Football Printable Collection ~Occasions Magazine Broccoli Cheddar Bacon Salad ~Organizer by Day FREE Printables Super Bowl Bingo Cards {click link for… Read More



















Cinco De Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas

Here are some jaw dropping treats and crafts for your Cinco de Mayo party created by some of my fantastic followers! Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas Chili Pepper Pom by Oh My Creative Deep Fried Ice Cream by Susie QT Pies Baked Enchiritos with Red Chile Papas by Sourdough Native Living in the Midwest Cheesy… Read More



Easter Roundup

Easter Treats & Craft Round-up!

13 Inspiring Easter Treats & Crafts by some of my amazing followers! Macaroon Nests~ Lemon Tree Dwelling Twine Ombre Easter Egg~All About the Details Homemade Peep Cakes~Couponing & Cooking Easter Egg Baskets~ Little Treasures Felt Cracked Egg Holder and Finger Puppet Chick~ While Wearing Heels Easter Topiary~A to Z Celebrations Carrots, Carrots~White Weathered Hutch Custom… Read More


St. Patrick's Day Round-up

DIY St Patricks Day

DIY St Patricks Day Round-up! Today I am sharing some great St. Patty’s Day Ideas from some amazing bloggers from my latest Linky parties St. Patrick’s Day Striped Wreath~ Lemon Tree Dwelling DIY: Rainbow Jars for St. Patrick’s Day~ Crazy Nuts Mom Lucky is a State of Mind~ Lemon Tree Dwelling So Lucky! Yes me!~The… Read More






Stacked Ornament

Swanky Stacked Ornament

I just love those fancy decorations you see at the malls during the holidays. I saw these stacked ornaments hanging over a walkway at one of our outdoor shopping malls here in town and fell in love. The best part is I already had the ornaments, so with a little glue and some imagination I… Read More





Chalk Paint Bell Ornament

Shabby Chalk Paint Ornaments

I finally got out the decorations and finished putting them up, it was tough since I needed a vacation from Thanksgiving. Ha! I’m exhausted already and it’s not even December! I am always trying to change up the decorations yearly for the holidays and this super simple project was just the thing to change the decor without having to go out and buy anything. I took old plastic ornaments I no longer used and mixed up some chalk paint and got to work. Here’s how I did it!




Easy Party Props

Halloween Party Decorations

Dare I say I am almost Halloweened out! Almost! I thought I would share some of the Halloween Party decorations I put up for my party! Enjoy! The Eyeball Feather Garland! Thirty-One! The Skeleton Chandelier Tomato Cage Werewolf! See my other Tomato Cage Decor. The Gypsy! The Headless Lady! See more of my Halloween Decor… Read More
















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4th of July Patriotic Printables!!!

I put together a couple of FREE Patriotic Printables for the 4th of July Holiday and Patriotic Season! Enjoy! Cute Cupcake Toppers! Patriotic Subway Art!  Printables look best when you use cardstock paper! Files are for personal, non-commercial use only. Click Here to Download Subway Art PDF Click Here for 4th of July Cupcake Toppers… Read More


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Denim Flag Wreath- 4th of July

School is almost out and the 4th of July is just around the corner~ I made a series of patriotic crafts for you guys to enjoy! First up is my Denim Flag Wreath! I love making wreaths and finding unique items to make into them. So I started thinking about what materials to use…when I… Read More



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Easter Crafts Recipes

Here are some of the fabulous Easter Crafts Recipes Projects submitted in the last few weeks to my Made U Look Linky on Thursdays! French Script Easter Eggs by Heather of Setting for Four {How To} Finger Fun- Puppet Style by Heather of The Sewing Loft Peep Garland by Lesley of Freaking Valentines Easter Printable by… Read More



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St Patty Day Crafts Recipes

St Patty Day Crafts Recipes In honor of St Patrick’s Day! I am going to feature some of the great recipes and projects from a couple of my Made U Look Linky parties! Enjoy! The NY Melrose Family ~Lucky Charm Treats Stay at Home-ista ~Green Beer & Green Cake: How-To The Sewing Loft ~Shamrock Candy… Read More



Snow Trees

Simple Snow Garland Trees

There are so many of these cute trees all over the stores and craft blogs, that I knew I had to add my own version! They are so simple to make! Here’s how I made mine! Simple Snow Garland Trees Snow Trees Supplies: Large styrofoam cone 5 5/8  x  7/8 in 1 bag of Buffalo… Read More




Cute Yarn Snowman

~This Post contains affiliate links for you to easily find a product mentioned. I love snowmen! When I first started blogging I saved a bunch of pins on Pinterest that inspired me for the holidays. The idea for this Yarn Snowman is from a pin with a small door hanging Snowman I found on Pinterest.… Read More



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Easy Tombstones

Martha Stewart Tombstone Tutorial I know it is probably way too late  to make these tombstones this year! But, as I was watching this years Martha Stewart Halloween Special tonight trying to get some last minute inspiration, I was amazed at what an easy way to make faux scary tombstones. I made mine years ago… Read More



Spider Victim

Spider Victim & Egg!

It’s getting closer to Halloween! I’m gettin a little antsy. I still don’t have an idea for my costume yet! So aggravating…..anyway…I’ll keep looking.  But as  I was hanging out at the Halloween store this week I saw the spider victim decorations and thought how easy is that! I can so make that and save… Read More


Easy Creepy Branches

Easy Creepy Branches

I just love this! It is hanging over my fireplace for Halloween! I made this out of branches I found in my backyard! Spray painted them matte black, let them dry and then wire them together to make them steady with floral wire. I also used  floral wire to make a hanger on the back… Read More


Tomato Cage Ghouls

Tomato Cage Ghost

For Halloween I really like the large Halloween characters, but they can be very pricey. So, I decided to make my own. Searching around the hardware store, I found it would be easy to use tomato cages and layer them to make them really tall. I took some of the smaller creeper characters you can… Read More


Pumpkin Scarecrow

Spooky Pumpkin Scarecrow

Well it’s October!!! Woo! Hoo! The most wonderful time of the year! Time to get my haunt on! This project is an easy one! Aren’t you so tired of the same old decorations year after year in the stores, and the ones in the Halloween pop-up stores are so expensive that they hardly seem worth… Read More


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Faux Pumpkin Topiary

Halloween is my all time fav holiday! I get a little crazy around this time of year, inventing some new decor to haunt my house. I made a Faux Pumpkin Topiaries, but not just any topiaries, one side is cute with pretty stripes and one side is spooky and scary! Here’s my how I did… Read More