Easy DIY matching M&M costumes

For Halloween this year my daughter and her friend want to be "matching cute M&M girls". They had it all worked out in their minds, all I had to do was take them to the costume store to buy some accessories and then make M&M shirts using my Silhouette Cameo. I think they turned out pretty darn cute if you ask me! If you'd like to recreate this costume, here are the accessories: Hair bow, fish net gloves, tulle tutu, t-shirt. They paired the entire outfit with some black leggings. To make the shirts I dusted off my Silhouette Cameo, found the M&M logo on google, … [Read more...]

Our tween daughter’s bedroom has a new pretty bed

The first thing I did when we moved in was paint. I had grand ideas of painting the entire house in one day hahaha! Want to know how many rooms I actually painted the first day? ONE. Yes, one. Obviously I sorely underestimated how long it actually takes me to paint a room. The one room I painted? My 11 year old daughter's room. I thought I'd start with the kids' rooms to get them settled quickly and then move on to the rest of the house. {{Still laughing at how silly I was to think I could do it all in one day}} Here's Kinsey's room before I painted, taken on our final walk through … [Read more...]

Cardboard Houndstooth Taxidermy Unicorn Head

Well hey, hey, HEY! my friends! How the heck are ya? I hope you all had a fabulous weekend and Mother's Day! Last weekend I worked on a little craft project for my daughter's room. It's a little quirky and random, so if it isn't your thang, I totally understand. I like weird and quirky though so I'm pretty stoked about this conversation starter. Check it: I am seriously Goo-Goo Ga-Ga over Cardboard Taxidermy Heads right now. Like, I think they are just so cool I squeal whenever I see them. Several months ago I was at Urban Outfitters and just happend upon this … [Read more...]