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Fall Floral Witch Hat DIY

October 5, 2023
Fall Floral Witch Hat hung on hooks next to cinnamon broom and shelf of Halloween decorations.

A classic witch hat gets a pretty update with this easy Fall Floral Witch Hat DIY. Decorate the hat with ribbon and fall flowers for a natural, seasonal Halloween decoration. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Years ago, I made a DIY Halloween wreath using a witch hat as my wreath base.  The hat was then embellished with spooky eyeball filled flowers, a frog skeleton, and a bat. …

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Planting Lowbush Blueberries in Our Garden

September 8, 2023
Lowbush blueberry plant in garden. Pollinator plants in background and painted rock in front of blueberries.

Let’s talk about native plants and planting lowbush blueberries from Plant Addicts in our garden. This edible plant is great for pollinators and blueberry lovers! Thank you to Plant Addicts for gifting me with a Lowbush Blueberry plant in exchange for this post.  All opinions are 100% my own.  For the past year or so, I’ve been not-so-subtly hinting that we should extend our garden.  While our small fenced in garden has served us well over the past decade, there…

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Halloween Clay Pot Toadstool

August 29, 2023
Front view of Halloween Clay Pot Toadstool sitting in rock garden.

This Halloween Clay Pot Toadstool project gives one of summer’s cutest crafts a fun spin for spooky season! Paint this terracotta mushroom in festive colors and finish with a jack-o-lantern face. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. One of the cutest crafts I’ve seen this summer is terracotta toadstools.  The toadstools are made with a clay pot and saucer.  The pot is painted white while the saucer is…

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Botanical Herb Fragrance Diffuser

August 24, 2023
Botanical Herb Fragrance Diffuser in center of photo with fresh lavender sprigs and tiny white flower stems around it. A bottle of lavender essential oil sits in the background.

Use garden herbs and flowers, essential oil, water, and rubbing alcohol to create this Botanical Herb Fragrance Diffuser. It’s a natural – and pretty – way to fill your home with calming scents. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Years ago, my cousin gave me a really pretty, herb filled fragrance bottle from one of her trips to Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  It was basically a diffuser without the reeds…

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This Aunt Slays Shirt

August 15, 2023
Jessica Holoka wearing This Aunt Slays Shirt designed with Cricut iron-on vinyl.

Are you a proud aunt who loves spooky season and horror movies? You’ll love this “This Aunt Slays” shirt made with white iron-on vinyl and the Cricut EasyPress 3! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I. AM. SO. EXCITED!  I am about to be an aunt again any day now!  My little sister is about to give birth to a baby boy and I am anxiously awaiting the…

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Soul of a Mermaid, Mouth of a Sailor Shirt

August 1, 2023
Close up photo of Soul of a Mermaid, Mouth of a Sailor Shirt.

Create this cute and sassy “Soul of a Mermaid, Mouth of a Sailor Shirt” using Cricut holographic iron-on, color-changing iron-on, and the EasyPress 3! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cricut. All opinions are 100% mine. About a month ago, I came across some basic scoop neck tank tops at the craft store and bought a whole bunch in different colors.  They’re a lightweight knit with a comfy fit.  I ended up keeping most of them…

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