5 Tips for Easy and Affordable Gift Wrap

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I feel like I’ve been MIA for the last week. Really, I have been. This holiday season has given me a one-two punch. I didn’t even do Christmas cards till yesterday…and I always do a Christmas card! Thank goodness for one-hour photo…

My DIY Secret Santa Gift

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I think we can all agree that a great DIY or handmade gift can mean so much more than the most expensive gift in the store. Handmade gifts are made with love and are personalized specifically for the recipient. Care and thought goes into the entire process, from the idea to the completion of the project.

Black, White & Burlap Christmas Tree Decorations

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   Have you ever noticed that often inspiration comes in the strangest of places and in the oddest sort of ways? You may get inspired while walking down the street or talking on the phone. Maybe a song on the radio will spark an idea. Because I’m such a visual person, I get

DIY Framed Sand Dollar Art

DIY Framed Sand Dollar Art

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Easy Coastal Art~   With the warm weather upon us, I’m in total summer mode…which means I’m thinking surf, sand and sun! That chain of thought leads me straight to this easy DIY Coastal Art. This oval antique frame was a local flea market find. I love it because it

Easter Bunny Burlap Runner

Easter Bunny Burlap Runner

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Here Comes Peter Cottontail~   Over the weekend, we celebrated a very special little girl’s first birthday. Her party theme was bunnies and burlap. I shared how I made some Tissue Paper Pom-Poms and added some fun Burlap Cord Covers to hang them. I also created a burlap runner with

Personalized Burlap Panel for the Gallery Wall

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~He and I~   A couple of weeks ago, I participated in a fun-filled day of crafting with Michaels and Hometalk. I spent the afternoon with Jessica from Mom 4 Real. We pulled out the paint, brushes, a little hot glue and some cool burlap panels and we crafted the

How to Make Tissue Paper Pom-Poms in Different Sizes

Tissue Paper Pom-Pom Size Chart

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Party Decor~   Recently, I’ve spent my spare time making tissue paper pom-poms for a special little girl’s first birthday party. There are pink pom-poms and white pom-poms. There are small pom-poms and large pom-poms. There are pom-poms everywhere! With the tissue paper flying, I decided it was the perfect

Tissue Paper Pom-Poms with Burlap Cord Covers

Tissue Paper Pom-Poms with Burlap Cord Covers

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email. ~A New Way to Hang Pom-Poms~   Do you like tissue paper pom-poms at parties as much as I do? I love them! They’re fun, pretty and perfect for a little girl’s 1st birthday party. A very special little girl is getting ready to celebrate and I volunteered to make some

The Greatest is Love Valentine’s Day Bunting

Valentine's Day Bunting

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~The Greatest Gift~   Valentine’s Day will be making its debut very soon. It will show up with its red hearts and pink candies. There will be flowers and chocolates….lots of chocolates… To prepare for its arrival, we’ll cut out paper hearts and make pink and red pom poms. There

Turn a Glass Water Bottle into a Vase

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Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Upcycle It~   My husband loves to drink sparkling water. Yuck!…I can’t stand it. I’ll take still water any day! But I do like the glass bottles that the sparkling water comes in. They make the perfect upcycled glass vase… This simple craft project can be finished in less than