Gold Easter Eggs with My Favorite Paint Pen

gold eggs

Easter is only days away, do you know how you're decorating your eggs?  How about Gold Easter Eggs? The possibilities are endless and there is much fun to be had. Yesterday I shared a simple napkin decoupage eggs which are also fun and simple to do. Then, if you're a big gold glitter fan, these eggs are another favorite pick. To add a pop of gold to your eggs, this awesome paint pen will get you there in just a few short minutes.  This post contains affiliate links. My new favorite crafty ...

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Make Decoupage Easter Eggs with Napkins

decoupage eggs

Are you looking for fun ways to decorate eggs? How about Decoupage Easter Eggs? They are probably much easier to make then you're thinking. It just takes some cute napkins of your choice and a simple water and glue solution to make the magic happen. Decoupage Easter Eggs with Napkins This has been one of my favorite way to make Easter eggs! You can create simple, yet picture perfect designs on your boiled eggs using cut-out designs from napkins.  The possibilities are endless since there ...

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10 Totally Cute Carrot Themed Easter Treats & Craft Ideas


Are you feeling the Carrot Themed Easter vibe too? This Easter is all about fun carrot eats and treats for me. Just in case you haven't noticed, I've been going a little carrot crazy.  I thought it would be great to have all of my ideas in once place and also share some awesome recipes and ideas from around the web. I hope you'll find the perfect treat to add some fun to your Easter celebrations create this year. Let's jump on in! Cute Carrot Themed Easter Treats 1. Candy Carrot Cupcakes. ...

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Budget Friendly Easter Baskets Ideas (Family Dollar GC Giveaway)

blue easter basket

Easter is just a bunny hop, skip and a jump away! I thought it would be the perfect time to share the recent ideas that I posted over on the Family Dollar Blog.  If you're looking for creative ideas to put together Easter baskets that are budget friendly, you've come to just the right place.  This is a sponsored post about How To Make Your Own Easter Baskets at Family Dollar.  Easter Basket Theme Ideas Putting together affordable gift baskets is really easy to do at Family Dollar because ...

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The Easy Way to Bake Cake in Egg Shells for Easter


Have you seen cakes baked right into empty eggshells yet? I remember the first time seeing these and thinking about how darn brilliant it was and how much patience you must need. This was until my friend and new Homemaking Hacks helper shared just how simple it really was. I'd like to take a moment to introduce Kelly, who will be sharing awesome projects here from time to time.  She is one of the most clever and creative people I've had the pleasure of meeting. I just knew I had to somehow ...

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Make Candy Carrot Cupcakes with Circus Peanuts & Green Licorice

spring carrot cupcakes

Hey, hey! Glad you came back for more fun with carrots today.  This just might be the last carrot share from me for the season, so I may as well make it a good one! I have to admit this was one of the most fun goodies using a throwback candy. Circus Peanuts! I can't remember the last time I actually had these, I remember always finding them intriguing as a kid. I mean peanuts? I'm sure there is an interesting story involved, but for now making tasty sweet carrots is in order. This post contains ...

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Easy Gumdrop Carrot Cupcakes

carrot cupcakes

Remember when I said there would be more carrot things happening around here? Well, the time is here! I brainstormed some fun carrot inspired cupcake ideas to share this week. This is the first batch and you have to promise to visit tomorrow because I'll be sharing my second batch of cute carrot cupcakes. In true Dawn fashion (that's me), these are super easy to make. I'm talking fresh cupcakes baked up straight from the box and store-bought icing. You don't have to have a lot of time or ...

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Up-cycled Bunny & Chick Easter Baskets Made with the New Half-gallon Size International Delight

upcycled bunny

If there's something you probably know about me, it's that I love coffee. There's not one person I've met that wouldn't be able to name that little fact about me if asked.  There's not a day that goes by where I don't enjoy a cup or three. That's why I'm pretty excited about finally being able to stock up on coffee creamer in a big way.  It's about time, don't you think? This post was sponsored by International Delight® Coffee Creamer and I was compensated to write it. Regardless, what I have ...

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Easter Fun: Make Carrot Inspired Mason Jars

easter carrot mason jars

It's a carrot packed Easter. See, I told you that there were lots of fun carrot ideas on the way. I love mason jar. I really do.  It just made sense to try to work them into a spring project. There are so many ways to go with these. Paint them solid orange or just  a tint? I wanted to try out some translucent orange paint, so I filled them with fun orange gumballs instead. My favorite part though? The carrot "stems" made of green tulle. Let the good times roll! This post contains affiliate ...

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Turn EOS Lip Balm Into a Cute Carrot

lip gloss carrots

We've been hatching up some extra fun ideas for Easter. I was really excited when I got the idea to make cute little carrots out of EOS Tangerine Lip Balm. It's not even funny how many people adore this cute little lip balm, I was totally late to the game, but have to admit that their Tangerine is by far my favorite to date.  I bet lots of kids, teens and even adults would love the Easter Bunny to drop off some of their favorite beauty products this year. Adding some simple green ribbon to these ...

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Make a Cute Bunny Ear Headband in Minutes

diy easter headband

Are you ready for a fun Easter treat? Nope, not candy this time. Maybe soon! But, today I want to share a really easy idea that's just adorable. We're making cute bunny ear headbands in just minutes with the help of "chenille stems" (also referred to as "pipe cleaners"). These bring back a lot of great project memories from school. Now, I get to play with them as an adult. I just love it! So, let's have a little fun! You don't even need glue for this one, which is a bonus. While I love ...

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