Birdhouse Lamp by Dreamingincolor


Home… That one word says so much! That is why I used it on my project. I wanted to bring a little spring into my home. Something that will always remind me of home and family. I created this birdhouse lamp with those two things in mind. We have all seen these lamps where you… Read more »

Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes


Try baking these deliciously refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes for a new dessert treat. There’s no better flavor combo than tangy and sweet and spring is the perfect time to incorporate this fruity dessert on your menu. Ingredients: Cupcakes: 1 1/4 flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter, melted… Read more »

Jellybean Bark


Now that Easter has passed, most of us are left with more candy than we know what to do with so why not get creative and make a fun recipe? Jellybean Bark is incredibly simple and another kitchen project that the kids will have fun creating. Ingredients: 1 pound white confectioners’ coating 1 pound jellybeans… Read more »

Terra Cotta Candy Dish Four Ways by The Country Chic Cottage

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You can grab a few supplies from Old Time Pottery and make a fun terra cotta candy dish. I am going to show you four different ways to use it below. Paint it any color you desire then add in the candy or the display of your choice. This is a simple craft that is… Read more »

Easter Bird Nests


Are you in charge of bringing desserts to the Easter dinner this holiday? No worries, we’ve got the simplest recipe here that will be ready in no time.¬† Even better, you can get the kids involved for a fun kitchen activity that isn’t too messy. And no matter the age, everyone is going to love… Read more »

Easter Centerpiece by Dreamingincolor


Easter is soon approaching. Are you entertaining? Do you decorate? Well, whatever you choose, this Easter centerpiece can be a new addition to your tabletop. This Easter Centerpiece is a decoration that both the adults and children will enjoy. It is a twist with a little think outside the box action. I like using different… Read more »

Chocolate-covered Strawberry Carrot Pots


Not all desserts have to be loaded with calories, trying making these fun¬†Chocolate-covered Strawberry Carrot Pots for Easter. The strawberries resemble carrots and these simple flower pots, easily found at Old Time Pottery, are filled with pudding and chocolate cookie crumbles. This Easter treat will leave your guests hopping…we mean hoping, for more! Ingredients: 12… Read more »

Spring Patio Decorating by Fabulous by Design


Hey guys it’s great to be back at Do More for Less to share my latest project and this one is all about Springtime relaxing! This year has been a long and very cold Winter and I am so ready to get outside and enjoy our outdoor spaces. So I’ve created a fun and affordable… Read more »

Succulent Monogrammed Planter

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For a personalized spin on gardening, try creating planters using monogram letter decor and filling them with an assortment of succulent plants. For a more ambitious project, design multiple planters to spell out a word or a name. Items you will need: Monogrammed letter Potting soil Mini succulents Live moss Gardening spade Gardening gloves 1…. Read more »

S’more Leprechaun Hats


St. Patrick’s Day is finally here and what better way to celebrate than to make S’more Leprechaun Hats for a fun and delicious treat. Not only does this festive dessert look good, but it taste great as well!! Ingredients: Dark chocolate candy melts Thin Mint cookies or Keebler Fudge Stripes Cookies Large marshmallows Green candy… Read more »