DIY Castle Pinata


  Hello crafty friends! Remember this princess castle piñata from Eleanor’s birthday party? I took photos as I was making it so now I can show you how to make your own! Continue reading for the full how-to on my DIY Castle Piñata. Supplies Needed: Cardboard box and pieces Scissors Tape Crepe or tissue paper […]

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DIY Upcycled Sandwich Board Sign

I needed a sign for my Alamo Etsy Craft Party last week, so after raiding my husband’s woodshop, I came out with a pair of old windows and some hinges that were perfect for the job. Add some chalkboard paint, and presto! You have an instant sandwich sign!  Here’s what you’ll need to make your […]

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Amy and Mary Go Thrifting

  My friend Mary and I decided to join forces and hit the local thrift stores to find the best deals under $10. Mary and I are big-time thrifters not only because of the awesome and inexpensive things we can find, but we also both have a big heart for reducing waste. Mary is the […]

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Estate Sale Finds

  I happened to be browsing through Craigslist last week and came across an ad for an estate sale that made me drool. It had a link to a photo gallery with rooms full of fabric and crafting supplies and I knew I had to go. Chris ended up working that day, but I only […]

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Top Ten Eco-Friendly Fiesta Crafts at Spare Parts

Fiesta kicks off tonight in San Antonio and Earth Day is this weekend! So with an effort to help y’all make your Fiesta celebrations a little greener, I’m guest posting over at Spare Parts again and sharing my top ten eco-friendly Fiesta crafts. Stop on by for awesome ideas (like this recycled egg carton wreath […]

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