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DIY Favorites – Knit Blanket Patterns

DIY Favorites - Knit Blanket Patterns - 1/18/2019Read more

When the weather is cold and dreary, I like to cuddle up on my sofa with a cup of tea and a knit blanket. Knit blankets are great projects to tackle, but they are a challenge to complete. Luckily, there are many knitting patterns that make it easy for you to knit one. If you want […]

DIY Favorites – Throw Pillow Projects

DIY Favorites - Throw Pillow Projects - 1/25/2019Read more

I love decorating with throw pillows. They are a great way to add color to any room in the home. Throw pillows can be costly unless you’re willing to sift through the selections at various discount stores. However, you could avoid all that stress and make them yourself. If you are looking for some DIY ideas, […]

DIY Favorites – Valentine’s Day Projects

DIY Favorites - Valentine's Day Projects - 2/1/2019Read more

Valentine’s Day is a time to express your love for your sweetheart, family, and friends. I usually don’t make Valentine’s Day projects, but I’d be amiss not to include a couple of posts featuring my favorites. Here are some of my favorite Valentine’s Day Projects: Giant Ombre Heart Balloon Backdrop by Oh Happy Day!:   A […]

DIY Favorites – Valentine’s Day Treats

DIY Favorites - Valentine's Day Treats - 2/8/2019Read more

Valentine’s Day celebrations are not complete without tasty treats. They are a lovely way to express your love for the important people in your life. If you are looking for some recipes, here are some of my favorites. Strawberry Cake Bliss Bites by Cotter Crunch:   Heart Linzer Cookies by Cooking Classy:   Heart Shaped […]

DIY Favorites – Handmade Candles

DIY Favorites - Handmade Candles - 2/15/2019Read more

I love using handmade candles to decorate my home. They are elegant decor items that are not terribly expensive. Plus, they make wonderful gifts. I usually buy handmade candles, but I always wanted to make my own. Luckily, I found a few tutorials on the internet. If you are eager to make your own candles, here are a […]