Author: Robin

Graduation Money Cake

I love a good crafty way to give money. Last year I made a Money Topiary but this year I took on a Money Cake. Similar to the Money Topiary,  you can start early and just add the $ as you have it available.  It was a little easier to count the bills needed this time. …

Minnie Flip Flops DIY

Sometimes you want to show your Disney-side without screaming it. Or maybe you have a trip planned to a Disney resort, it just seems necessary to have the appropriate colors on.  Time to DIY some Minnie flip flops! Minnie Flip Flops Supplies List Black flip flops 3/8″ Red ribbon w/white polka dots 5/8″ Yellow ribbon Glue …

Graduation Money Topiary

I don’t generally like to give money.  But sometimes, it is indeed the best gift to give, especially for a high school graduate leaving the nest for an out-of-state university.  After some searching for a crafty way to give, I decided on a money topiary.  Love, love, love how it turned out! The best thing about this gift …

DIY Hand Lettered Travel Cups

So many travel cups out there. And all the great sayings, quotes and the hand-lettering! LOVE it all. I was so excited when I tried to recreate and it was EASY. Almost too easy. Really, only two things, disposable cups and markers. How can it be? I know! Custom Travel Cups Supplies Disposable travel cups: I …

Felt Fortune Cookies

Sometimes I love the candy holidays, but sometimes a good non-candy gift wins out.  A quick Valentines Day gift of felt fortune cookies, not only fits the non-candy idea but is also such a sweet way to let someone one you are thinking of them. There are plenty of felt fortune cookie how-to’s out there.  Some …

Race Costume: Anna Solo Mash-Up

Ah a race costume, the one place where I will agree runners can go a little crazy. But I do really love the creativity. As previously noted in my post about a Tangled running costume, I am not as adventurous as some (I need all dri-fit fabric, for example) but I do try. If you are …

Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls

Ever seen sugar skulls and wondered if you make one?  You CAN!  It does take patience and a little practice but I promise you the results are so great. I love the idea of the Day of the Dead, a celebration of those that have past with colorful decorations and these amazing sugar skulls.  And then I …