free printables {for the kids}

nursery printable art
A couple of years ago, I did a post sharing 30 of my favorite free printables. As any blogger knows, two years in the blogosphere is a loong time, so I figured it was time for an update!


mr. printables


cozy reverieCarpe Diem-03 PJ time-03

lost bumblebee


the little umbrella (choose your initial!)


honey & fitz


the girl creative



mama miss


the little umbrella

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discovery moments


the crafted sparrow
cozy reverie


little gold pixel


see kate sew

Free You Are My Sunshine Chalkboard Printable from

Free You Are My Sunshine Chalkboard Printable from

live laugh rowe


designs by miss mandee






it’s overflowing

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nursery-printables-at-inspiratin-for-momsinspiration for moms


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view from the fridge

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favorite posts of 2015

It’s that time, once again, when I recap the most popular blog posts from the previous year! First, though, let me say that I’m so grateful to all of you for reading and sharing my content; thank YOU for making 2015 so great. I’m eagerly looking forward to all the awesomeness I know 2016 will bring! If you’re curious, here are are the posts highlighting popular posts from 2014, 2013, 2012 & 2011!

essential oil crafts

It’s not often that round-up posts make the list, but this post of creative ways to use essential oils resonated with a lot of you!

free printable love

I was surprised to see how many of my “free printable” posts were loved by you. This “love” printable, with faux gold foil and black dots, was at the top!

free fonts

I love font compilations, so it’s no surprise that this post of my favorite fonts was also a favorite of yours!

anthropologie pencils

Anything inspired by Anthropologie is a popular post, and these mod podged pencils were so easy to make, to boot!

how to make goil foil in photoshop

I’d like to create more how-to posts in 2016….like this very popular post on creating the gold foil effect in photoshop!

diy wall art

DIY wall art is always a popular topic, and this post of 50 DIY wall art ideas compiled some of the very best ideas out there.

watercolor mod podge vase

Another Mod Podge project made the list, in the form of this easy and fun watercolor vase!

yarn crafts diy

This post of modern yarn crafts was one of MY favorite posts of 2015…it was so inspiring to see all the creative ways yarn can be used!

free printable

Darling quote, lovely font, gray ombre…this free nursery printable is a popular post for very good reason- such a great piece for your favorite littles.

paper towel holder

This DIY paper towel holder is a functional and easy project to try…I have it in my craft room and love everything about it!


last minute holiday gift ideas

last minute gifts

Anyone else’s Christmas shopping decidedly NOT done? Have no fear, today, I’m sharing some easy gifts to MAKE! Perfect for those hard-to-shop-for folks on your list–there’s something here for everybody!

doily canvas bags from under the sycamore 

 hoop ornament tutorial from burlap+blue

diy bath fizzies from martha stewart

mason jar pincushions from stolen moments 

labeled bath jars from the idea room

instagram photos into cards from say yes to hoboken

diy soap bottles from the idea room 

chalkboard coasters from crazy wonderful

tshirt braided headbands from make it & love it

stenciled animal mugs from country living 

rice heating pad tutorial from the green wife

decorated clipboard from skip to my lou

diy silhouettes from the anderson crew 

yarn ball bookmark from design mom

etched hot cocoa jar from oopesy daisy

diy monogram mugs from design mom 

fabric covered notebooks from between the lines

candy cane sugar scrub from jacolyn murphy

glitter candle holder from house of earnest 

diy custom coasters from fellow fellow

salted caramel hot chocolate mix from pennies on a platter

anthropologie-inspired candle from life in grace

diy vanilla extract from bake at 350

felt coffee cozies from the purl bee