The easiest Fourth of July recycled vases

Recycled Fourth of July vases using Mod PodgeI try to be a good party planner, but a lot of times it can be a HUGE fail. Don’t you ever feel like you’ve forgotten something . . . and then all of the sudden you realize that you have no food for your party? Or any cups? Or you forgot to invite anyone? Haha! I’m just kidding about the last one, but seriously – sometimes my memory doesn’t work that well. If you are an expert party planner and don’t have that problem, I bow to you…. 

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Get a simple pair of sandals and take them up a notch using Mod Melts and a medallion Mod Mold. From boring to fabulous!

Medallion-embellished sandals with Mod Melts

Hey guys! It’s Aki again from Minted Strawberry. When spring and summer hit, I break out my flip-flops and sandals. I live in them until it’s too cold to wear them! I recently purchased a simple pair of sandals for errand and beach use without the intention of ever embellishing them. But when I got… 

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Succulents and cacti are all the rage right now, why not let the kids make some that require no maintenance? This one is a perfect summer craft for kids.

Toothpick cacti craft for kids

Hello! It’s Megan from Homemade Ginger back with another fun tutorial. This one is a perfect summer craft for kids. Succulents and cacti are all the rage right now, why not let the kids make some that require no maintenance? These would look adorable sitting on a bookshelf in a playroom and are so addicting… 

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These glittery DIY bookmarks are made out of a very unexpected material - bow tie pasta! Learn how to make this unique craft project.

Glitter bow tie pasta DIY bookmarks

This idea came to me as I made some homemade mac and cheese for a couple of hungry boys. I thought it would be neat to use Farfalle or Bowtie pasta instead of the typical macaroni noodles. My creative mind could not get over the cuteness of the little bows! Immediately I knew I had… 

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Chauncey the computing gnome

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Quilted Northern. All opinions are 100% mine. I’d like to introduce you to Chauncey – he’s a friend of mine. A friend that lives in the bathroom. You know how they say that trolls live under bridges? Well apparently gnomes with computers live on… 

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Make a DIY outdoor serving station

Make a DIY outdoor serving station #DIHworkshop

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by The Home Depot via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of The Home Depot. We have been hooked on entertaining this summer, which is kind of weird for me – I’m not typically an entertainer. But… 

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Did you know you can easily make stickers with just two ingredients, including Mod Podge? You probably have the supplies in your house already!

How to make stickers with Mod Podge

It’s Cheryl from a pretty cool life with a simple tutorial that you’re going to enjoy. Did you know you can easily make stickers with just two ingredients, including Mod Podge? You probably have the supplies in your house already! You’ll need: Mod Podge Satin white vinegar origami or thin {single sided} scrapbook paper paint… 

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