Personalized Glass-Etched Team Mugs

The following post is from Eric from GlassEtchingSecrets.com: This is a recent glass-etching project that I did for a friend to highlight his favorite basketball team, but you can etch nearly anything on a glass to easily personalize it. To start, you'll need to round up some items. The most common way to etch glass…

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Share Memories with a DIY Photo Book

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: Summer is filled with wonderful photo opportunities, from family reunions and weddings to cookouts, baseball games and sightseeing. In this digital age, it's too easy to leave our photos on the camera or the computer's hard drive. What's the point of capturing family…

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DIY: Simple, Yet Spectacular, Satin Flowers

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: With two little girls at my house, we love pretty things…especially flowers. We routinely enjoy wearing faux flowers on hair clips. Rather than buy the flowers, I prefer to make my own. DIY satin flowers look luxurious but are really quite inexpensive. I…

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Last-Minute Gift Idea: Video eGift Cards from Home Depot

Although I know some people feel like gift cards aren't real gifts, we've always appreciated receiving gift cards as gifts, especially as a young couple setting up our first home! Home Depot invited me to try creating one of their new video e-gift cards (won't my hubby be surprised when he finally checks his email…

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Books & Movies for the Hard-to-Buy-for People on Your List

If you're still looking for a gift for that hard-to-buy-for person, here are my top picks this Christmas: If you're not already a member, be sure to sign up for a FREE 1-month Amazon Prime trial, which will give you FREE two-day shipping from now through Christmas at Amazon.com so that you can take advantage…

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Choosing Clutter-Less Gifts This Holiday Season

The following is a guest post from Linda Samuels, author of The Other Side of Organized: There are gift-giving alternatives that can minimize clutter, strengthen our relationships and increase positive memories. Gifts to our loved ones in the form of more time together can be much more meaningful and appreciated. As winter brings us into…

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