Save money and the environment by decorating your own eggs from your kitchen.

“ The most enviromentally friendly product is the one you didn’t buy.”                                         Joshua Becker This year to keep cost down, clutter down, plastic waste that ends up in our city dumps down and have fun all at the same time…all you have to do is decorate eggs from your very own kitchen. If you have…

Shopping for bunnies at an antique market.

  “ Our memories are not in our things, they are inside of us.” The other day I was going through my Easter decorations and I relized I didn’t really have many bunnies. I had the wooden bunnies from last year but I ended up trading those in for some art supplies at a trading store….

10 Springtime DIY’s from Our Little Red House.

  “ Spring will come and so will happiness, hold on. Life will get warmer.”                                               Anita Krizzan It’s looking a lot like Spring here in my home state of Arizona. Spring is a special treat for us desert dwellers, sadly it goes by fast. There is always a tiny bit of apprehension when the Spring…

Time for some TP crafts…DIY garden carrots.

Okay, I know there are some of you out there that have a whole closet full of toilet paper. I watched the clips along with the rest of the world as people not only loaded up their carts with toilet paper but I also saw women smacking each other over these precious rolls of tissue…

Dollar Day do over- Bunny decor for Spring time fun.

I picked these wooden bunnies up at the dollar store after Easter one year and they were priced at .25 cents each…what a bargain. Mostly you will see me do dollar day do overs on items from second hand shops so I think this is a first for a dollar day do over. I just…

DIY pom pom Chicks.

Some more fun to add to your Easter baskets. A few days ago I did bunnies and now it’s time to make some chicks. Supplies needed-   Yellow yarn, wiggle eyes or plastic doll eyes, pipe cleaners, yellow or orange felt, cardboard, scissors, glue, ribbon and lace to decorate (optional)   First you will need…

 An Easter egg hunt in Tuscany and one DIY project- Yarn eggs

It is that time of year again…egg decorating. There are so many beautiful designs out there sometimes it is hard to choose one to try. This reminds me of the time my husband and I were visiting family in Italy one Easter. Our daughter was still a baby but old enough to show interest in…

DIY-Pretty Little Easter crosses.

Time for a plaster craft. This is one of my favorite DIY mediums to work in. I can’t help it, my grandma got me hooked on plaster crafting when I was a little girl. Every Easter I remember those fun times I had visiting grandma’s house with her plaster studio out back, full of molds…

DIY Easter terrariums

Terrariums are ever so trendy right now, so I thought I try my hand at some inexpensive versions for our Easter table. Our neighbors dropped off some empty glass jars the other day (we make a lot of homemade pasta sauce) and I decided to turn them into something pretty for my Easter table instead…