Christmas Breakfast Gift Basket

Christmas Breakfast Gift Basket

Merry Christmas friends!  Can you believe that Christmas is almost here?!  This time of year is so magical, and busy!  With it being so busy you're bound to need a last-minute gift idea at some point. Today I'm sharing this Christmas Breakfast Gift Basket.  It's a perfect last-minute gift idea for anyone, a busy working mom - the neighbors - family - or friends. I tried to keep this gift at around $20 for the total cost, I might have gone over by a smidge because of my mixing bowl.  You can shop the dollar store, and grocery sales to make this idea even more budget friendly. Here's what you … [Read more...]

Mini Pallet Ornaments

Mini Pallet Sign Ornaments

Hello friends!  We are getting so close to one of my very favorite holidays, it seems so hard to believe that Christmas is two months away.  If you have visited me on my blog The Crafted Sparrow during Christmas before you know that I love to make ornaments for my tree.  These fun Mini Pallet Ornaments will be filling my tree this year with my store bought ornaments. Supplies: -  popsicle sticks -  Cricut Explore Cutting Machine -  vinyl -  glue gun -  white acrylic paint -  red acrylic paint -  green acrylic paint -  1" foam paint brush -  small round pouncer foam brush -  jute … [Read more...]

Free Fall Printable

Free Fall Printable

Hi Friends!  Can you believe we are down to the last few months of the year.  I just love this time of year, it's gorgeous and everything smells like someone has been busy baking all kinds of Fall treats. Now that the Fall season is in full swing, everywhere you look you see the warm golden tones in the leaves, pumpkins adorning indoor and outdoor decor, and the return of Pumpkin Spice Lattes.  I'm celebrating this warm and cozy season with a Free Fall Printable. You can easily download a copy of this Free Fall Printable HERE. Once you download the printable open it in a program like … [Read more...]

DIY Copper Leaf Specimen Art

Copper Leaf Specimen Art

Hi friends!  It's September and so many of you are already starting to feel the change in the weather with cooler temps and a crispness in the air.  The upcoming change in seasons means one thing, Fall decorating!  I thought it would be fun to start the Fall season with this simple DIY Copper Leaf Specimen Art. Supplies: Cricut Explore Copper cardstock White cardstock Glue stick or tape runner This DIY Copper Leaf Specimen Art is really an easy project, you can probably finish it in an hour from start to finish.  With the copper cardstock it brings a bit of those popular and … [Read more...]

Back to School Striped Mason Jar Teacher Gift

Back-to-School-Striped-Mason-Jar-Teacher-Gift

Hi friends.  This summer has just flown by, I can't believe it's already back to school time!  Fall is just around the corner. I love to have my two boys greet their new teachers for the year on the first day of school with a little gift to say hello and I'm so glad to be in your class.  This Back to School Striped Mason Jar Teacher Gift is sure to be a hit on the first day.  Not only is it cute, it's functional too.  The teacher can use it for organization for all their favorite supplies. Supplies: - mason jars - DecoArt Americana home decor chalky finish paint (everlasting white, romance … [Read more...]

Washi Tape Art

Summer-Washi-Tape-Art

Hi SNAP friends!  I can't believe it's already July.  The other day I shared my 4th of July Mantel on my blog, but after the holiday is over I will be wanting some fun and fresh summer decor on my mantel. This Summer Washi Tape Art is going to be the perfect addition. If you've been reading my contributing posts for any length of time now you know how much I love creating decor out of things from around my home that I already have on hand.  Hey, if I can save money...that's awesome!  Especially when you switch up decor as much as I do.  This project is perfect, it cost me nothing since I … [Read more...]

DIY Summer Sign

DIY-Summer-Sign

Hi friends - Happy Summer!  The weather is warming up, and it's time to start lightening up all your decor for Summer if you haven't already.  Today I'm sharing this fun DIY Summer Sign. I was inspired to make this sign after making some custom printables for a Summer giveaway that is currently happening here on SNAP & my site The Crafted Sparrow, plus 13 other amazing blogs.  I loved the cute little printables I made so much I wanted to incorporate a larger version of one of them in to my Summer decor. Supplies: -  Wood slatted sign from HERE (they are my favorite), they also come in … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Caramel Wafers

Chocolate Covered Caramel Wafers

Hi friends!  Mother's Day is just around the corner, and I don't know about you but I love putting some extra love into something and giving a gift to my Mom that I made with my own two hands. Don't worry I get her other good stuff too!  These Chocolate Covered Caramel Wafers are the perfect treat to give any Mom. Ingredients: Dutch Caramel filled Wafers {you can find these at any Cost Plus World Market store} Melting Chocolate  Sea Salt {optional} You will also need a couple cookie trays lined with wax paper. Now these caramel filled wafers are so good on their own already, but … [Read more...]

Easter Favor Printable Tags

Some Bunny Loves You Printable Tags

Hi friends!  I love putting together fun treats for my kiddos that are themed around certain holidays, Easter happens to be one of them.  Today I'm sharing these cute Easter Favor Printable Tags.  These tags are perfect for small favors and can even be printed larger for those awesome Easter baskets the kids get. Today I'm going to show you the small Easter favors I made to go with my printable tags as well.  Here is what you will need: - small terracotta pots - Americana acrylic paint (sea breeze) - foam brush - bakers twine - basket filler - small plastic candy carrots … [Read more...]

Lucky In Love Sign

Painted & Distressed Lucky In Love Sign for St. Patrick's Day.

Hi friends!  I'm so LUCKY to be here today, see what I did there!  Now that you have put all your Valentine's decor away, it's time to pull out all your green and gold decor for St. Patrick's Day. Today I'm sharing this Lucky In Love Sign with you.  It's such a cute addition to your holiday decor. Let's get started... Supplies: Wood, any scrap piece of wood will do Foam brush Americana acrylic paints {kelly green, grey sky, snow white} Vinyl stencil Painters tape I always have scrap wood laying around which makes projects like this much easier.  Last month I made this same … [Read more...]