American Flag Dipped Pretzels

These Red, White and Blue Dipped Pretzels are perfect for your Memorial Day or 4th of July celebration!

This post originally appeared on The 36th Avenue on May 30, 2015. I love easy last minute ideas!  Just about as much as I love chocolate covered pretzels.  These American Flag Dipped Pretzels are perfect for your summer celebration!  And as a bonus, they can be made up ahead of time! You can pick up almost any color in candy melts from Wal-mart or Michaels.  All you need is red, white and blue … READ MORE

Craft Foam Straw Toppers

floral straw toppers mason jars

Sponsored by Cricut You all know how much I love my Cricut.  Cricut has been working hard this year on creating new materials for you to cut and craft with!  I was super excited to receive a package of this craft foam in the mail the other day!  I was able to easily create and cut these Craft Foam Straw Toppers!  Cutting the craft foam couldn't be easier!  Change to your deep cut blade and … READ MORE

Homemade Window Cleaner

Make your own Homemade Window Cleaner! via

Hello friends!  It's Lory again from The Robins Nest Designs!  I am so excited to share with you today because it is all about one of my favorite and most versatile oils - lemon!  I'm going to show you how to make your own Homemade Window Cleaner!  It is the perfect time of year because we want to open those blinds and let the sunshine in! Lemon is truly a workhorse because it can be used for … READ MORE

Pink Vinyl Wall Decor


Sponsored by Cricut One of my favorite movies of all time is Steel Magnolias.  I can recite that movie from start to finish without blinking a mascara laden eyelash.  When Cricut approached me to feature Flamingo Pink, the old movie quote, "Pink is my signature color" pushed to the forefront of my mind.  I couldn't wait to get creating!  I designed my own Pink Vinyl Wall Decor (with my favorite … READ MORE

Denim and Burlap Lighted Garland

This Denim and Burlap Lighted Garland adds a touch of Americana this Fourth of July! via

My Lighted Burlap Garland that I made for Christmas several years ago always goes crazy this time of year.  I figured I better make it a Fourth of July companion.  Since denim is all the rage this summer, I used it to create this Denim and Burlap Lighted Garland! All you need is scissors, white mini lights, red and white burlap rolls and a denim roll. Cut the red burlap in 10 inch sections … READ MORE