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Fruit inspired Easter eggs

Easter eggs inspired by our favorite fruits! Nothing beats the taste of peaches, lemons, limes, and watermelon this time of year. Watching our baskets begin to fill with the new crop of farm fresh fruit is a glorious...

Create the perfect mood at home

The post is sponsored by Airwick. I am over-the-moon excited to share this post today. A few months ago I was asked to be part of a team that would design editorial content for Air Wick’s...

Balloon drawer for April Fool’s Day

April Fool’s Day is coming up next week. The entire fact that it is already going to be April feels like a joke in itself. Eeek! April 1st is a perfect day for playing pranks on those...

herb infused birthday cakes

It’s finally warm enough to pot our spring herbs. Last year I fell in love with the taste of herbs and sweets together. Rosemary ice cream… Thyme cookies… and now I am so excited about these...

Dressed to party eggs

These eggs are dressed to party… bows, ‘staches, and the perfect outfits to fit right into this year’s Easter celebrations – too fun! I love personalizing Easter eggs to match actual people (see here). It’s just...

How to make a paper flower

How to make a paper flower that is bright, bold and beautiful. Nothing brightens up a brunch quite like filling a table with paper flowers. I made these paper flowers with large graphic lines to really...

Festive pie ideas for spring

As a part of my national ambassadorship with Marie Callender’s, I am excited to be sharing three fresh pie decorating ideas for spring. With Easter coming quick, brunch season beginning this weekend, and Mother’s Day not far...

March madness party

This post is sponsored by Target. We are not much of a sports family… with the exception of college basketball. March is a very big month for us and it’s the only time of the year...

Cactus balloon darts

One morning, a few weeks back, I woke up minding my own crafting business when I happened upon it… A cactus balloon! To be specific a stash of cacti inflatable toys. Cactus balloons! Striped and dotted and...

Bunnies lollipop covers

Sweet bunny favors will make an adorable showing this Easter. They are just so cute! Give as favors or keep a stash in the kitchen for yourself – hand the bunnies out in classes, or sneak them into lunch...

A lifetime allotment of flowers

This has been such a fun couple of weeks for me! Materially Crafted dropped last week and your encouragement and support has literally blown me away. We had a fabulously fun launch party, a little cocktail...

Easter wreath crafting party

This post is sponsored by Kellogg’s. Hosting a girls night in is always more fun when you add in crafts! Taking cues from the budding flowers of spring, I hosted a little Easter wreath-making event. The...

Flower straws

Flower straws! A completely last minute idea I thought up while hosting our recent crafting night. We had a stash of leftover blooms and a stack of straws that needed a little extra something. The combination ended...

Rainbow cake toppers

Instead of a pot-of-gold at the end of my rainbow… I always wish for cake! Lucky for me, this adorable rainbow felt cake topper is the perfect solution for celebrating this week. Saint Patrick’s Day is...

Carnation garland

You guys spring is almost here! Last night the brightly lit evening gave me great hope that the season is quickly changing. What better way to celebrate everything this spring than with flowers strung into a...

Green leprechaun lemonade

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up in just a week. Even with our crazy exciting launching of Materially Crafted the holiday has not been forgotten. With small kids in tow the best way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day...