No-Sew Love craft book review and giveaway

9780762451067I get so excited when a blogger releases a new book, especially when it’s a friend! Ashley from Make It and Love It has a new title on the shelves in the next few weeks – No-Sew Love: Fifty Fun Projects to Make Without a Needle and Thread. I received a copy for review and am thrilled to share it with you . . . this book is pretty incredible. I’ve been a crafter for a long time,… 

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Vintage image transfer to a fabric pillow

Vintage image transfer to a pillow

Hi there! It’s Shannon from Madigan Made again and after last month’s baby blocks, I thought I’d show you another fun Mod Podge project I made for our daughter’s nursery. Did you know that it is really easy to make a custom pillow for your home with an image transfer? You can buy a plain… 

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Cooking class

On taking cooking lessons

This post brought to you by Summer of Groupon. All opinions are 100% mine. My mom was a Betty Crocker Homemaker of Tomorrow at her high school when she graduated in 1969. It was a pretty cool program that provided scholarships to girls! Based on her crown you might think my mom would love to cook, right? Um… 

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Make a backpack tag

Make a backpack tag

I don’t know when school starts in your neck of the woods, but around these parts we’re only a few weeks away. Most of the parents I know are excited (maybe more craft time during the day?). The part that they are a little bit nervous about is making sure to get everything ready for… 

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You can add “manatee rodeo” to my resume

This post brought to you by Summer of Groupon. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the things on my list for this summer was to take a romantic trip with my "poopsie" (don't tell him I call him that). In fact, I wasn't allowed to do another work trip until we spent some alone… 

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NEW Mod Podge product giveaway - win $150+ in goodies!

NEW Mod Podge product giveaway – win $150+ in goodies!

If you’ve been following this blog for awhile, then you know I LOVE giving away stuff, especially Mod Podge goodies. Well, this week I have a doozy for you. I’m celebrating the release of some new Mod Podge goodies: Collage Clay and new Mod Molds, as well as Mod Melt sticks in colors! Mod Molds… 

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How to make faux speckled mason jars

Create a speckled egg texture on mason jars

Years ago, at my old house in the country, we had a bird’s nest that fell out of a tree and got rained on. I was worried that because the little babies got wet that they were going to die. Luckily we put the nest under the porch in a safe place and they survived… 

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