Light Switch Extension Tutorial


This tutorial is for you mommies out there with a super-independent little one on your hands.  A little one that insists on doing everything by him- or herself, but just doesn't realize the limitations that their age and size might bring.  Limitations such as not being able to reach the bathroom light switch during their mad dash to the potty while they're saying to you, "No, Mommy!  I don't need help!  I can do it all myself!" Because Elliott is the epitome of Little Miss Independence, I had … [Read more...]

Little decoupaged chests


A few weeks back, I bought 3 of these lovely little unfinished wood chests at Hobby Lobby. They came with knobs on the drawers but I forgot to take pictures of them before I popped the knobs off with a little screwdriver. They stand about 7" high and I thought they'd be great for the kids to have in their rooms.  Alex is the king of tiny treasures and Elliott has way too many hair clips and girly goodies that need homes. With some paint, scrapbook paper and Mod Podge, I set to … [Read more...]

Ballerina Hair Clip Holder


For Elliott's birthday I made her a hair clip holder.  Her room is done in a shabby chic-ballerina combo, so I picked out scrapbook paper and embellishments to fit the theme.  I found the cute little unfinished wood piece at Hobby Lobby and used Mod Podge to apply the paper and ballerina stickers.  It still needed a little something, so I added roses.  That's the part that sold her on it.  She loves flowers. … [Read more...]

Bow holder

I'm going to a baby shower today and decided that the new baby would need hair clips. Gotta spread the hair clip love. But this new baby would need a place to keep her clips, wouldn't she??? So....I decided she needed a bow holder to hang in her pretty new room and I set to work. This is what I came up like? … [Read more...]