A Green Christmas

I’m a little nervous and a little excited how quickly it seems that Christmas has appeared!  With all the trees and wreaths I’ve been seeing I thought I’d share some fun wreath, tree and greenery inspired crafts and creations with you today.


Shatterproof ornament wreath

Ornament wreath chandelier

Wreath and fireplace door decoration

Cozy lodge open frame wreath

Christmas ornament wreath

Christmas mesh wreath

Whimsy white Christmas wreath

Christmas wood initial grapevine wreath

Red and white wreath

Red pinecone wreath

Straw star wreath

Cedar wreath chandelier

Gingerbread man wreath

Ornament pipe cleaner wreath

Jingle bell holiday wreath card

Trees, Garland and Mantels:

Mesh and greens embellished mantle

Traditional paper pinwheel trees

Floral mantel garland

Paint and glitter paper mache trees

Mason jar seedling planter

Shimmering stacked trees

Felt tree bottle cover

Feather Christmas tree

Light string tree

Tabletop Christmas tree

Embroidered fabric Christmas tree

Even more fun ideas:

Kissing ball

Nature ornaments

Evergreen bobeches

Holiday flower arrangement

How do you decorate with wreaths, trees and other Christmas greens?


Rock-ing Creativity

Yes, today we’re taking a look at some cool rock inspired craft projects, and maybe a snack or two!

Crafts and Activities:

Rock creatures

Rock dominoes

Stone spa mat

Door stop

River rock mirror

Tic tac toe game

Button stepping stones

Critter paperweights

Rock cabinet pulls

Rocky garden gift

Fabric covered stepping stone

Glow in the dark creations

Paisley rocks

Monster rocks

Crochet rocks

4 more rock craft ideas


Candy rock favors

Pop rocks pretzels

What are your favorite rock creations?

Green Gardening

With Earth Day this week today I’ve got some garden thoughts and projects for you.  This week there’s a little more reading than usual, but lots of projects as well.

Garden stools

Garden bucket organizer

Rubberizing garden tools

Gardeners apron

Summer straw hat

Garden tools

Garden raised beds

Quick garden hoop

Waterfall fountain

Hydroponic gardening

Organic gardening

DIY outdoor projects

What outdoor projects are you planning this spring?

Ready for Spring

Spring officially arrived yesterday, but in NJ we’ve still got snow.  So I thought we could talk about some fun indoor gardening ideas instead.

Macrame paracord plant

Painted, galvanized succulent garden

Mini fairy garden terrarium

Spring container planting

Tiered plant stand

Miniature plant garden with olive

Buttoned plant sling

Plant watering system

Eggshell flowerpots

Table terrarium project

Wardian cases

Blooming houseplants

Easy houseplants

What ways will you use plants to brighten your home?

Bright with Birds

Today I thought we’d celebrate the little birds that are out there not enjoying the winter with some crafts about them and for them.

Bird Crafts:

Crepe paper birds

Bird nest with branches

Birds of a feather family tree

Bird embroidery projects

Bird messenger thank you cards

Bird embroidered quilt

Bird mobile

Glittered bird cards

DIY outdoor bird art

For the Birds:

Pinecone bird feeder

Hanging bird basin

Better bird feeding tips

Suet bird feeder

Pumpkin bird feeder

Bird food

Sparkling ice wreath feeder

Gourd bird houses