How to DIY Beautiful Photo Frame: 5 Easy Ways
Photo frames are parts of every home. You can even see them as part of the décor in coffee shops or hair salons. They make everything personal, warm and welcoming, building an instant trust between you and space.
The Most Precious Gifts Are Handmade Ones That Took Time and Labor
When I got married, my grandmother made my husband and I a beautiful, white afghan. The fact that SHE made it made it extra special to me. I have always been super protective of that blanket. We use it about every day… and we just celebrated our 16th wedding anniversary. Handmade blankets just have something special about them (and seem to last longer than other blankets).
Lately, things have been rather crazy in the Smith house. I had an injury to my ankle resulting in a pretty extensive surgery and a long recovery. Between that and life in general, the first thing that always seems to go out the window is quality family time. Homespun and Hands-On understands the busy life of families as well as the dire need for quality time even in the mix of the hustle and bustle of LIFE!
During the summer months when the kids are home, it’s easy to run out of things to keep them occupied. Kid’s crafts are one of my favorite things to do with my daughter. They’re very inexpensive to make, they keep us both busy for a little while, and the bonding time makes for some great memories that will be passed on for generations. Continue reading
Homemade Slingshot Shoots Far!
My boys are true BOYS. They love shooting their airsoft guns, nerf guns and even slingshots. My oldest son decided he wanted to make his own slingshot. Needless to say, after he made the first one, he begged for me to take him to Walmart to pick up more Gatorade bottles so he could make more for friends. Check out this fun craft for older boys! I don’t typically find crafts that my boys actually enjoy but they LOVE this! All you need is an empty Gatorade bottle, a balloon, a small piece of sandpaper and a small saw! Continue reading