How To Make A Graduation Card Holder From Old Text Books

Have you ever seen a hardcover book with a secret compartment? I took it a step farther to hollow out several stacked books and create a graduation card box for an upcoming graduation party.

The most time consuming part of this project was the cutting the pages out.…

When To Cut Peonies And How To Store Them

Every Spring around Mother’s Day, we have a few peony plants around the yard that bloom into these beautiful soft pillowy flowers. 

They are absolutely gorgeous and I love cutting them and bringing them in to display around the house.  Did you know that there’s a trick to keep these beautiful flowers around for weeks longer than normal?…

DIY Giant Marquee Letters And Numbers

I made a smaller version of these marque letters for a birthday party a few years ago.  This is an affordable way to make oversized marquee letters and numbers for your next party.

They are perfect for milestone birthday parties, graduation parties, theme parties, so many options.…

Use Thrifted Textbooks As Graduation Decorations

If you have a high school senior, you might be in the midst of planning a gradation party! We have a super simple graduation decoration idea that won’t break the bank, that’s what tuition is for. HA!  Head on over to your local thrift store, used book store, yard sales, you get the idea, and look for old textbooks in your party’s colors.…

Gift Idea – A Simple DIY Cocktail Kit

We have a super simple gift idea for an upcoming birthday, hostess gift, holiday gift or basically anytime gift. Put together a DIY make your own cocktail gift basket. Include all the mixers and fresh ingredients they’ll need to make the drink and include a recipe card with instructions.…