Painted Dresser Makeover

Black Dresser CCL

Hi Create Craft Love readers. It’s great to be back with you today! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season. Now that the tree is put away and the house is clean, I’m ready to tackle some projects on my never-ending-to-do list! Anyone else having the itch to repaint EVERYTHING in their house […]

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10+ Mason Jar Hacks

Here are 10+ Mason Jar Hacks that you cannot live without! via

It’s no secret that the mason jar is one of THE most versatile objects in the history of the world.  Well, next to pool noodles that is.  Other than the usual crafty side of the mason jar, did you know that you can use it for a single serving size when making a smoothie?  Or […]

Faux Wood Pillar Candles

Can you believe these Faux Wood Pillar Candles are made from pool noodles? Come see how to make your own at!

I’ve been waiting for inspiration to hit so I could share another fun pool noodle post with all of you!  So, when I saw this faux birch wrapping paper at Michaels, I couldn’t resist.  I knew I had to have it.  AND I knew what to make with it.  Can you believe these Faux Wood Pillar Candles […]

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How to Upholster a Banquette Bench

How to Upholster a Banquette Bench via

Sponsored by Online Fabric Store You guys.  I am so excited to share the final reveal of my breakfast nook soon!  It is coming together so nicely!  The last thing I have to put in place in the shelf above the board and batten.  I cannot WAIT to share it with all of you!  In […]

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Instagram Wall Art

Display your phone photos with this interchangeable Instagram Wall Art via

Sponsored by Cut It Out Frames One of my favorite parts of buying this house has been turning it into a home.  As the walls slowly fill with our memories, this place feels more and more like home.  I was looking for pictures to display and came upon the sad realization that I hardly ever […]

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Decorating with Corn Husks

Corn husks remind me of growing up in Central Illinois! Check out these ideas for Decorating with Corn Husks for fall! via

Corn husks remind me of my childhood.  I grew up in Central Illinois where corn is a part of every day life.  You cannot drive anywhere in the summer without seeing corn fields.  Naturally, corn husks were a popular fall decorating item.  People would decorate with full dried stalks of corn.  These ideas for Decorating […]

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DIY Hillbilly Golf Set


This post was originally published on I Heart Nap Time on July 30, 2014. The backyard has turned into our own little summer playground.  I hadn’t even heard of Hillbilly Golf or Ladder Golf until a couple of years ago when we went camping.  I figured I could easily whip one up for 1/2 the […]

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Distressed Serving Tray

Create your own Distressed Serving Tray from an old cabinet door! #spon #anniesloanunfolded #DIY #repurpose

Sponsored by Annie Sloan Unfolded My dad’s basement is a treasure trove!  I swear the man has never thrown anything away.  As a DIY fanatic, it’s like going to the thrift store every time I visit!  I came across some of our old kitchen cabinet doors on my last trip north.  I had a couple […]

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Homework Station Inspiration

Back to School Homework Station Inspiration at!

A brand new school year is slowly creeping towards us!  How did that happen?  With a new school year comes new school supplies, new classes, new teachers and new homework.  {I LOVE organizing new school supplies!}  Are you constantly pulling out your hair trying to keep it all straight?  Does it seem like the school […]

DIY Stenciled Trivet

I whipped up this DIY Stenciled Trivet with Sharpie Paint Markers! via #PaintYourWay #PMedia #ad

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #PaintYourWay We finally finished moving!!  I’m so happy to be in our new home!  There are so many big changes happening here so you will definitely want to stay […]