Bringing Nature (and Spring) Into Your Home Decor

easy and thrifty ways to bring the outdoors into your home decor from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands square

Natural Accents Can Wake Up Your Home There are times I look around our home and feel stagnant. I feel cooped up and nothing excites me when I look around. That's when I take a look to nature and find a way to bring some of the outdoors in. There is nothing like a bright ... continue reading

Sweet DIY Valentine’s Gift

Easy Grandparent Photo Gift-Grandkids Photo Plaque from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 3

If you are looking for a thoughtful and sweet way to show people in your life how much you love them, you might want to give this quick and easy DIY a try. It would be perfect for parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Just change out the word to fit your needs. I bought this plain ... continue reading

Get Organized! Meet My Pantry Disaster

Pantry Reorganization for under $25 with TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 6 copy

This is a sponsored post for Brother P-Touch and all opinions are 100% mine January is Get Organized month and wow, I really needed some inspiration and motivation in that area. There are a few places in my home that need some organization; my garage, under my bathroom sink, and worst of all, my pantry! ... continue reading

The Dresser That Almost Wasn’t….


Oh this dresser.... I had such big dreams and thought it would be such an easy easy redo. Well, I am here to tell you IT WAS NOT. AND it is still not perfect, but I just give up! My dreams were to take off the doors and have the drawers displayed and add baskets ... continue reading

Best of 2014


This is always such a fun post to write! I can not believeve...CAN NOT BELIEVE...I am closing in on my 4 year blogging anniversary. It is so exciting to look back on my most popular and favorite posts each year. I love what I do and it wouldn't be possible without readers coming back day ... continue reading

Winter Chalk Art and DIY Card Display

Let it Snow Chalkboard Art and DIY Christmas Card Display from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 1 copy

Every year I try a new way to hang and display the Christmas cards we receive and every year I do not like what I come up with. Do you guys have a tried and true way or place to share your cards? I am really looking for something easy and for this year my ... continue reading

Dollar Store Framed Ornament Wreath

Dollar Store framed Christmas ornament wreath from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands f

I have such issues with my front door and any type of  wreath I try to hang. #1 There is virtually NO space between the main door and the screen door. Everytime I try to make a wreath, I go to hang it up and discover the door will not close becasue the wreath is ... continue reading

Red and Gold Scrap Fabric Garland

Easy Scrap Fabric Gold Black and Red Garland from Too Much Time on My Hands TMTOMH feature

 Do you make new  Christmas decorations each year or do you have your standards that you always pull out? We have the same usual favorites, but I always like to add something fun and new. This one cost about $10 and was an easy way to bring some festive color into our dining room. I ... continue reading

20 Paper Mache Projects- Main Ingredient Monday

20 awesome paper mache craft projects F

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Last week I had one of the biggest days of my life! I had my final auditions for a host position for a daily Pinterest type craft show. LIKE HUGE! It was amazing and awesome adn one ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Egg Carton Projects

20 beautiful recycled egg carton crafts and projects from TMTOMH 1

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Unless you own chickens, you probably have some egg cartons laying around. We eat tons of eggs and these cardboard cartons are a never ending craft supply in our home. I was looking to start some Christmas ... continue reading