Simple Carrot Patch For Easter

For the past few years, the kids and I have decorated our street side dogwood tree with plastic Easter eggs.  It was easy, cute, and the trend quickly caught on around the neighborhood.  Well, being like everyone else has never been my thing, which meant it was time for me to get creative and come up … Read more…

Easter Eggs For The Garden

Easter is just around the corner and after a trip to the dollar store this morning, I am all charged up and ready to being my outdoor Easter decorating.  One of my favorite ways to decorate on the cheap is by taking uninspired decorations, like these plastic Easter eggs wrapped in tinsel, and repurposing them.  Instead of … Read more…

Make St. Patty’s Day Garland Gold From Dollar Store Finds

The front door needs some Irish swag, but I don’t want to spend a pot of gold.  The dollar store is always my first stop for holiday décor inspiration.  The trick is finding a way to sex up the cheap stuff up, so that it goes from trashy, to snazzy.  This St. Patty’s Day Garland DIY will … Read more…

St. Patrick’s Day Flower Pots

The flower pots by my front door are empty, brown, and ugly.  I can practically hear them crying because they feel so neglected and unworthy. Well no more!  These containers are getting a St. Patrick’s Day face lift. For the wire basket, a few flowers, a block of floral foam, and this leprechaun hat from the dollar store, … Read more…

Pot Of Gold DIY

My shamrock garden bed needed a bit more sprucing up for St. Patrick’s Day.  Hell, if I am going to decorate, I am going to go all out, and what this Irish display needs is a bright, shiny pot of gold.  Oh, yay! To complete this weather proof, pot of gold DIY you will need: Supplies: Plastic Black … Read more…