Trena Ruiz

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The Perfect DIY Crochet Daisy Flower Square with Free Pattern - Cretíque

How pretty are these crochet daisy squares ! They are really easy and quick to make. You can make ton of them and use it as a blanket, cushion, …

How-To: Felt Baby Slippers

Baby slippers make wonderful instant-gratification crafts—they’re quick, they’re useful, and they’re so delightfully tiny! If you’ve got little feet in your family or an upcoming baby shower on your calendar, you’ll definitely want to add this sweet and simple felt baby slipper tutorial from …

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

Milk Paint

Shares 0<p>Make paint using condensed milk and food color. It has an interesting consistency and provides a very shiny finish.<p>Shares 0<p>Get the …

Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese Cupcakes Recipe!

Get ready for some cupcake heaven when you make these amazing Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese Cupcakes!<p>Craving cupcakes?? Here’s a delicious <b>Chocolate</b> …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

How to Make a Matchstick Cross

How to Make a Matchstick Cross<p>Can’t wait to get started on your next DIY project? Here’s an idea that would get your crafty hands busy. This wooden …

Eggnog Cupcake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Eggnog!? You either like it or dislike it. I like it and very happy at this time of year, when I see it on the shelves again. I must admit, I have …

Nutella Christmas Cookies S’mores

I haven’t done a S’mores recipe in a while. So here is an easy last minute cookie idea that the kids can help you with.<p>This recipe has very little …

How to Make / Sew 3 Unique Styles of Pillowcases 3 Ways

DIY Bed Pillow Cases: 3 sizes and 3 different styles (including the “burrito” method)<p>Some of you have reading this blog for years and years (<i>or maybe</i> …

White Chocolate Cupcakes with Truffle Filling

I am going to be totally upfront about this one. This is probably the most complicated cupcake recipe I have ever completed. Needlessly complicated? …

DIY Screen Door Tutorial

Hello Remodelaholics! I am Tasha and I blog over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body. You may remember my first contributor post about how to …

Frozen Elsa Crown

Shares 0<p>Do you have a little Elsa or Snow Queen who needs a sparkly, icy crown this Halloween? This one is made with a glue gun and glitter!<p>Shares …

Simple Diy Ideas for the Holiday

Can you believe that Christmas is just around the corner? Here are a few simple ideas for decorating your home and getting into the spirit of the …

Sourdough Grandmother Bread

<b>Submitted by:</b> suzanne-mcminn on July 31, 2010<p>Make sourdough bread with Grandmother Bread!<p><b>Difficulty:</b> Easy<p><b>Servings:</b> one loaf<p><b>Prep Time:</b> 2 hours <b>Cook</b> …

Free Pattern – Lace Makeup Pouch

This adorable makeup pouch is made from this free pattern but featured on Anabelia’s blog post. The colors Anabelia uses are delicate and the …

How-To: Basic Crocheted Square Blanket

If you’re planning to combat the winter chill with a crocheted blanket or two but are feeling a little overwhelmed by all the available patterns, you’ll definitely want to check out this delightfully simple basic crocheted square blanket tutorial from Dottie Angel. The fun colors and join-as-you-go …

Modern Quilted Potholder

This quilted potholder tutorial uses stacked coins to create modern potholders perfect for any kitchen.<p>228<p>1084

10 Ways to Re-Use Old Ladders

I don’t know about you, but I love the look of an old ladder. It’s very rare to come by a brand new wooden ladder anymore, and the way they used to …

Tunisian Crochet Washcloth

Give Your Fridge a Make Over for Under $5

I have a love/hate relationship with my stainless steel refridgerator. While I love the look of stainless steel, I hate how hard it is to keep it …

Free Pattern

How cute is this Bonbon Kisses Pouch by Moogly. The colors are amazing and the ruffles are trending right now. These would make cute little Christmas …

CrochetedBaby Color Blocked Blanket

DIY.. Storage Bins With Piping

Make these fabric bins with colorful trim. Piping adds a soft, subtle feel or a pop of color. Step by step tutorial.<p>318<p>1363

Large Chunky Infinity Crochet Scarf

Easy Chunky Crochet Blanket Pattern

A giant crochet blanket done entirely in single crochet. So simple to create a beautiful finished blanket! The neutral colors are timeless.<p>452<p>6526

Tutorial: Travel booster seat with carrying handle

Tutorial: Travel booster seat with carrying handle<p>Sew4Home shows how you can make their On-The-Go Booster Seat with Carrying Handle. The seat …

Knit a Super Simple Hat for Fall

I know some people are intimidated by knitting hats. If you’ve never worked in the round before and you’ve never done any shaping, it can be a little …

How to Make a Cloud Nursery Mobile

This darling “Cloud Nursery Mobile” from “apartment therapy” by Contributor Katerina Buscemi and this would make a lovely baby shower gift. The …