Author: Robin

Laundry Kit Graduation Gift

This year’s high school graduation gift dilemma gave me pause.  What to do this year?  Not unique but the idea of a Laundry Kit Gift did indeed make me happy.  Knowing there might (!) be one more kid out there like my son who will definitely need some help with laundry when they leave the nest. …

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 …