Posted in September 2012

Oreo Cookie Pops

Oreo Cookie Pops

I made these cookie pops for a friend’s birthday, and there were a huge hit at the party. Who doesn’t love chocolate-dipped cookies on a stick? I used the Celebration Birthday Cake Oreos to make these cookie pops and they tasted amazing. If you have not tried the Birthday Cake Oreos, you need to get … Continue reading

A Gallery Wall

A Gallery Wall

When we moved into our home we realized that the TV was going to be difficult. The layout was a bit odd (great, but odd for a TV). There was nowhere to put a TV stand, the fireplace mantel was too small and we didn’t want to block any of our windows. Really there was … Continue reading

Making Your Own Necklaces And Jewelry

Making Your Own Necklaces And Jewelry

I made these for as thank-you gifts for my bridesmaids and my mom and mother in law. Everyone loved them and they were not as hard as I thought they would be to make. The best part? The total cost per necklace was only about $12.00 and they are silver! I really had a hard … Continue reading

Mini Terrariums

Mini Terrariums

I saw a version of these on Etsy a while back and thought they were so cute! I really wanted some but as usual decided I could make them myself. And I could! They were really easy.  In fact I liked them so much that I made a whole bunch! How to make them Supplies: … Continue reading

Michelle’s DIY Wedding

Michelle’s DIY Wedding

Just this past May I did my own DIY wedding. It was incredible. And although I call it DIY, it was really a group effort. So many people helped me out in so many ways, and that made it even more amazing for me. Here is how we did it. Invitations I made my own … Continue reading

Super Easy Wedding Appetizers

Super Easy Wedding Appetizers

Wedding food was not something that Michelle wanted to spend a large portion of her budget on. She wanted simple, elegant food.  We decided that the best way to maximize her small food budget was to make the food ourselves. Yes, this was a huge undertaking, but I knew we had friends and family who … Continue reading