Linky Party Favorites


Let's check out some of the amazing projects, crafts, and recipes shared at last week's linky party! We are sharing all of our favorite projects on Twitter and The Handmade Hangout Pinterest board too! It is such an amazing collection of unique crafts, recipes, and projects! Each of the hostesses will be choosing their own favorites, ... continue reading

Craft Fail- Review

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Have you all seen this hysterical book yet? Heather Mann from Dollar Store Crafts and Craft Fail blogs recently had a fabulous book published and I am still laughing! It is a great collection of some of the best craft fails ever. I love that they are organized by topic, Kids.Crafts.Fails, Martha Made It, Food Fails, ... continue reading

Acorn Mason Jar Lanterns

DIY Signs using carbon paper and paint from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands feat

My kids are collectors and gatherers. We have boxes of rocks, sticks, dried up leaves, and found treaseures like broken boat rudders and stripped watches. Do any of you have a garage overflowing with "junk?" I will take any chance I get to actually use the treasures we find in a cute way...and other times I ... continue reading

Fall Home Tour

EAsy Autumn Front Porch Styling from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands  Feature

  Good morning everyone! I am so excited to be part of this amazing Fall Home Tour with so many of my favorite bloggers. If you are stopping by from, The Caterpillar Years, welcome! Too Much Time on My Hands is a place where I share easy DIY and craft projects, lots of Earth friendly upcycling ... continue reading

Upcycled Shutter Halloween Decor

DIY BOO Shutter Decoration from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands #halloween #decoration #indoor #outdoor #craft #DIY 5

Last year I found this 2 pack of old plastic shutters at the thrift store. Last summer I turned one into a fiun flag decoration, but the other one has  been hanging out in my garage. I decided to make a little vertical hanging "BOO" sign for Halloween, but everywhere I hung it looked lame. ... continue reading

What Should I Do With This Dresser?

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I haven't done a furniture project in a LONG time and I have been itching for a good one. My husband's bedroom dresser has not been working well for him. It was one of my very first projects four years ago. The drawrs have always stuck and been wonky, there isn't really enough room for ... continue reading

Driftwood Fall Pumpkin Wreath

Neutral Fall Driftwood and Pumpkin Wreath from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands Feature

I am so bad with wreaths. I love how they look on other people's doors and I love all of the beautiful  inspiration I see on Pinterest. However, I have a hard time making them. My front door and the sun aren't helping me either. We get the western sun all afternoon and my glass ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday – 20 Wine Bottle Projects

20 amazing and creative wine bottle upcycle and recycle projects from TMTOMH-Too Much Time on My Hands square

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Looking for Halloween Ideas, I stumble upon these adorable wine bottles painted like candy corn. It got me thinking about wine bottles and if there were nay other projects that would interest me. Well, there were....a lot! ... continue reading

5 Back to School Ideas – Video

5 back to school ideas from Too Much Time on My Hands including VIDEO 2

WOWSERS! We have had a crazy, exciting, and tiring start to the school year. I have been slowly figuring out what we need to keep our days running smoothly.  Homework and snack time are high on my list. Being prepared for these times has made a world of difference in our home. I had a ... continue reading

Amazing Dresser Makeovers with Hometalk


Dresser makeovers are probably my favorite project to do. Thery are SO versatile and the design and makeover possibilities are endless. I found a fabulous bunch of makeovers and created a Dresser Makeover Board with Hometalk to inspire me. I just realized that it was possible to add a "Click to Hometalk" button on your ... continue reading