Recipe for Bird’s Nest Treats

Recipe for Bird’s Nest Treats

Happy Easter! Though this blog is not going to have a lot of recipes, this one is super quick, ridiculously easy and just too cute not to share! Prep time: 15 minutesCook time: NoneServes: Makes about 10 treats What You’ll Need:4 oz shredded wheat cereal4 oz crispy rice cereal (Rice Krispies or Koala Crisp)8 oz milk chocolateSpeckled egg chocolate candy (Cadbury’s Mini Eggs or similar)Cupcake liners Directions:1. Break up the shredded wheat until it’s basically crumbs – you can use a rolling pin or something similar but I find that… View Post

Recovered Dining Chairs

Recovered Dining Chairs

I found three yards of this beautiful fabric (Laura Ashley’s Lori Print in Duck Egg) in the remnants bin for 50% off while I was in England and used it to cover our otherwise bland dining chairs. Before After It’s such a simple project – just unscrew the seat pads and staple your new fabric on. It took maybe half an hour to do these three chairs, but I love the difference this little update has made. I also picked up the table cloth from Laura Ashley – it’s plastic… View Post

DIY Art For A Soon-To-Be Big Boy Room

DIY Art For A Soon-To-Be Big Boy Room

I spotted some little wooden vehicles in a craft store the other day for 60 cents each and thought they would be perfect as wall art for my little man’s big boy room (he loves trucks, and pretty much anything else with wheels). I had some colourful scrap book paper left over from his baby book and I picked up some Ribba frames from Ikea. I mounted the vehicles on the paper and framed them without the glass. Eventually, they’ll be part of a picture wall with some family photos… View Post