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Category: Tutorials

December 27, 2017
How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

So you are thinking about trying your hand at hosting a Wine Tasting Party? Many people who love and drink wine, find themselves wanting to explore new and different wines, but don't know where to...

November 15, 2017
Succulent Pumpkin Centerpiece Tutorial

Have I got the PERFECT Thanksgiving Centerpiece for you! It's made from all natural materials (no faux anything here!) and it is easily transportable so you can take it as a splendid hostess...

June 14, 2017
California Cacti Favors for a Wedding or Luncheon

Looking for a fun and unique option to beautify your party tables this season? I've got a dazzling idea that is not only gorgeous, but surprisingly easy on the wallet. This summer, I hosted a...

May 3, 2017
Floral Ice Bucket DIY

Want an easy way to WOW your summertime guests this season?   Why not make a Floral Ice Bucket to keep your beverages chilled in style? This is a super easy project that packs a...

March 23, 2016
Chicken Feeder Vase

Who loves a good repurpose?   Or a NEW function for something you wouldn't ever believe could serve two purposes?     I took a traditional, run-of-the-mill Chicken...

December 30, 2015
Sparkling Wine Fruit Kabobs

Did you realize we have some awesome fruit that grows here in California in the dead of winter?  Thanks to the amazing weather and rich soil here in the Golden State, we can enjoy sweet,...

October 28, 2015
How to Make a Pumpkin Keg

This is one of the funnest, most festive projects I have made to date!  What screams Fall more than a pumpkin?  Well, now you can use the quintessential October mascot for your...

October 21, 2015
15 Kid-Friendly, No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

It seems as though every year about this time is the same story.  We start seeing all the pumpkins arriving at the store; lining the walls, strategically stacked on each other.  Big,...

June 11, 2015
Floral Wine Ice

 Don't you hate it when you are enjoying a nice glass of white wine on a warm summer evening and the glass seems to melt into your hand, warming your nice glass of chardonnay along with...

May 6, 2015
Leafy Greens Bouquet

Looking for a fresh and unique idea for your Mother's Day table this year?  This concept is actually great for any occasion or even when you have some leafy greens left over and want a...

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