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Patriotic Food and Fun Ideas for Memorial Day and 4th of July
Fun DIY Father's Day Gift idea, an "I'm Nuts About You" Caddy. A whimsical, thoughtful and useful present for Dad.
Tips on creating a bench area in your home, using colorful chairs instead! Cool decorating idea.
Summer Front Porch Spruce Up, using things you already have to create a lovely front porch area.
DIY Painted Music Station, a fun upcycled or recycled furniture projects for a tween girl's bedroom.


Basil Vinegar Lemon Cucumber Drink

Refreshing Basil Vinegar Lemon Cucumber Drink in a Mason Jar, a delicious beverage to enjoy in summer or anytime.

Refreshing Basil Vinegar Lemon Cucumber Drink Have you tried drinking vinegars yet? We all know how great vinegar can be around the house but these drinking vinegars are also amazing to drink! Ingredients: Thai Basil Drinking Vinegar, sparkling water, basil, a cucumber, a lemon, a muddler and ice. First, slice some cucumber and lemon slices. Directions 1. Pour 1/4 cup of the drinking vinegar. 2. Add to a … [Read more...]

3 Beachy Mason Jar Candle Ideas

3 Beachy Mason Jar Candle Ideas: How to style your Mason Jars three different pretty ways, perfect for summer decor or entertaining at the beach or at the lake!

3 Beachy Mason Jar Candle Ideas Summer is almost here and that means plenty of entertaining outside, hopefully at the beach house or lake cabin (a girl can dream anyway)! Here are three ideas that will take you minutes to do but that will add a lot to your decor or summer soiree. You probably already have all or most of these supplies.  Supplies: Mason Jars, burlap ribbon {mine is from Michaels}, Tea Light Inserts … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Fund Mason Jar

DIY Ice Cream Fund Mason Jar, a fun way to recycle a Mason Jar plus free printable art.

Ice Cream Fund Mason Jar & Printable Art We all scream for ice cream in the summer right? Here's an easy way to transform a plain jar into a cute Ice Cream Fund Mason Jar. Then you can put all your spare coins in it and buy LOTS of ice cream!  Supplies:  Mason Jar (this one is from the Target Dollar Bin), white primer, Chalky Finish Paint in Refreshing, Chalkboard Paint, metal piggy bank insert, Americana … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Lantern

How to make a Mason Jar Lantern, a super simple project that adds a lot to a flower pot or garden.

Mason Jar Lantern It's Day 2 of our Summer in Jars series! Today I'm bringing the Mason Jar OUTDOORS for a super easy project that adds a lot to your space. Supplies: Green Tinted Jar, metal hanger, Mason Jar Tealight Holder from Darice, monogram vinyl. I found all these items at Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames in Redmond, WA. Step 1: Following package instructions, apply the vinyl to the jar. Step 2: Add the … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Picnic

DIY Mason Jar Picnic with free printable labels, a fun summertime project for all your outdoor adventures and events.

Mason Jar Picnic with Printable Labels One of the best parts of summer is that you can spend more time outside. Pack a picnic is some Mason Jars and you'll have a fun little meal or snack that the whole family will enjoy! This is part of the week long Summer in Jars Event that I'm participating in along with some of my favorite bloggers. Supplies: Wooden Caddy (mine is from Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames in … [Read more...]

Thirty Mason Jar Ideas for Mother’s Day

30 Mason Jar Ideas for Mother's Day including crafts, gifts, decor and more for Mom and Grandma.

Thirty Mason Jar Ideas for Mother's Day Mother's Day is coming up, but there's still plenty of time to create something special for her. Here are thirty wonderful ideas! Please pin from the source, thank you. Mason Jar Scrubs and Printable Tags from Yesterday on Tuesday Homemade Mother's Day Mason Jar Candle by Crafts Unleashed Mason Jar Gardening Gifts for Mom from Cupcakes and Crinoline Mason Jar … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Scrubs & Mother’s Day Giveaway

Lovely printable Mason Jar Tags and Lid Circles to coordinate with three easy and wonderful DIY scrubs that you can store in Mason Jars. Great gift idea for Mom, the Grad, Teachers, Friends or Neighbors!

Mason Jar Scrubs & Mother's Day Giveaway Hello Friends! I am so excited about our Mother's Day in a Mason Jar Blog Hop and Giveaway. Some wonderful friends and I have teamed up with amazing sponsors to bring you tons of DIY Mason Jar gift ideas for Mother's Day as well as an fantastic giveaway. Here's my project, giveaway info to follow. Supplies: Ball® Heritage Collection Purple, Green and Blue Mason Jars, … [Read more...]

May Day Mason Jar Gift

May Day Mason Jar Gift and free watercolor May Day tag printables: An easy and thoughtful May Day gift for neighbors and friends.

May Day Mason Jar Gift Ding Dong! When you hear your doorbell ring on May Day, you'll probably open your door to find someone left you some beautiful flowers... anonymously. When I was little, by brother and I used to leave little bouquets of flowers at our neighbor's homes. Then we'd hide behind some trees (giggling, I'm sure weren't hard to spot) and wait for our neighbor to open the door and find the bouquet. I … [Read more...]

May Day Art and Tags

Mason Jar themed printable May Day Art and tags

May Day Art and Tags Do you like surprising friends, family and neighbors with lovely blooms? If so, you'll want to grab my free printable May Day Art and Tags!  May Day is a holiday that's close to my heart. My dear Dad's birthday is the same day as the holiday and he's one of the kindest, most positive, wonderful people I know. He's also one of those people who's always doing nice things for others-- both those of … [Read more...]

Bird’s Nest Vase

Mason Jar Vase

Bird's Nest Vase BRING on the SPRING with this simple yet stunning Bird's Nest Vase. Supplies: Mason Jar, either a craft or real nest with the middle removed, bouquet of flowers from the grocery store. 1. Remove the middle of the nest and place on Mason Jar. 2. Cut the blooms and add the biggest flowers to the vase (filled with water). Isn't the vase lovely? 3. Add the rest of the flowers and arrange … [Read more...]