Welcome in Spring with Pretty Painted Butterflies!

Welcome in Spring with Pretty Painted Butterflies! If you love to color, you'll love this!

Why not welcome in Spring with pretty painted butterflies? If you love to color, you’ll love this tutorial! Plus, I’m using an amazing new paper that feels like fabric and can be colored in any way you like. Adult coloring fans rejoice! Being on the Canvas Corp Brands Creative Crew this year means that you’ll get […]

DIY Handmade Card: Time to Garden

DIY Handmade Card: Time to Garden

I’m over-the-moon excited to be on the 2017 Xyron Design Team, and today I’m sharing a DIY handmade card: Time to Garden. This is a card with just a few layers and embellishments, so it’s easy to reproduce if you want to make your own! One craft category I seem to have neglected to share […]

Red Tip Photinia is one of my favorite evergreens!

Red Tip Photinia is one of my favorite evergreens!

Red Tip Photinia is one of my favorite evergreens! It provides year-round red and green color in your landscape with a bonus of pretty Spring blossoms. Here’s a look at our own Red Tip Photinias over the past few years . . . My love affair with trees and shrubs began when we left city living […]

Make This Hug and Kiss Valentine’s Day Wall Art!

Make This Hug and Kiss Valentine's Day Wall Art!

You can make this Hug and Kiss Valentine’s Day wall art in just a few steps with supplies you can pick up at the craft store: wood shapes, paint and a stencil! Below is a picture of the floor of Michael’s, where I was putting together my idea for this wall art! All of the […]

8 Colorful Plants for a Wonderful Winter Garden

Colorful Plants for a Wonderful Winter Garden

Let’s get close up and personal with 8 colorful plants for a wonderful Winter garden! What you see outside of your windows this time of year can be colorful and interesting! So here’s some colorful evergreen eye candy to inspire you . . . As I type this to you, we’re in the midst of another […]

Don’t Forget to Dream mixed media 4 x 4 canvas

Don't Forget to Dream mixed media piece

Where have I been? Oh, just getting lost in my craft room creating this Don’t Forget to Dream mixed media 4×4 canvas! And after I created it, I had lots of photos to edit so I could share the entire process with you! Come and see! Canvas Corp Brands Creative Crew I’m really excited to […]

Make a sweet spice jar bud vase for Valentine’s Day!

Make a sweet spice jar bud vase for Valentine's Day!

Make a sweet spice jar bud vase for Valentine’s Day, and enjoy something sweeter than candy! OK, that sounds a bit silly, but it actually is pretty sweet how easy this DIY is. Plus you’re upcycling! I’ve been keeping various shapes and sizes of glass jars to use in my DIY projects. The problem is, however, […]

How to make a colorful chippy paint look you’ll love!

How to make a colorful chippy paint look you'll love! (with 10 examples!)

Today I’m sharing how to make a colorful chippy paint look you’ll love. This is a two-page post, so get ready to dig in! First, we will find inspiration in your own closets, and then on the second page we’ll take a look at 10 color combinations to get your own ideas flowing! My very […]

Best Adult Coloring Books for Foodies!

The Best Foodie Adult Coloring Books

The best adult coloring books for foodies: my top 12 picks for your coloring and culinary enjoyment! Foodies will love these! Adult coloring books — as I’ve mentioned before here on Pet Scribbles — are one of my favorite ways to unwind and relieve stress. And by unwind, I mean unwind my mind while at […]

How to make a simple coastal Winter wreath!

How to make a simple coastal Winter wreath!

Today I’m showing you how to make a simple coastal Winter wreath. After all of the glitz and glimmer of the holiday decorations, this wreath is a refreshing change you will enjoy throughout the Winter season! And it’s easier to make than you might think! Living here at the Jersey shore, I couldn’t resist making […]