12 Must Make DIY Projects

These 12 Weekend DIYs! Something for everyone! #DIY #homedecor #projects

Happy Feature Day. Today I'm excited to share our favorite projects from last week's linky. These are 12 gorgeous DIY projects. Or 12 Must Make Weekend DIY Projects As always, please remember to pin from the original source! Pallet Bed from Find It, Make It, Love it Upcycled Glam Vase from Twelve O Eight Rustic Initial Wreath from This Silly Girl's Life Felt Succulents from … [Read more...]

Organizing Tips and Ideas [The Creative Connection Features]


I've been telling you guys how much I love the start of a new year and how I get the organizing/purging bug. Well today we've got some awesome organizing ideas that are just perfect for the start of the new year! As always, please pin from the original source! Charging Station from Vintage Toolbox via The Happy Housie DIY Towel Organizer via Design, Dining + Diapers Organize You … [Read more...]

25+ Christmas Crafts


GUYS!! Christmas is next week! Can you believe it? This time next week, I hope each and every one of you are spending time with the ones you love and enjoying all that this wonderful time of year has to offer. That being said, tonight's features and tomorrow's Creative Connection party will by the last party for 2013! We'll be back in 2014 on January 2nd and we hope you'll join us. Until then, … [Read more...]

10 Holiday Ready Home Ideas: Creative Connection Features


The holidays are upon us friends! Meredith found 10 awesome projects from last week's link party to help you get your home ready for the holidays. Such great projects!! Now I'm getting so super excited for the holidays! Aren't you? Sharpie Plate Paint Stick Evergreen Wreaths Christmas Art Fabric Lid Boxes Easy to Make Towel Hooks Glittered Candles Etched Glass Candle … [Read more...]

Creative Connection Features!


Barbara scoured the link party awesomeness and pick out some bomb Thanksgiving Ideas. With Thanksgiving right around the corner (and ahem, Christmas after that!) here's some inspiration to get you ready for the holiday. 13 Think Ahead Thanksgiving Ideas! The Pin Junkie Turkey Trot Handmade In the Heartland Paint Chip Turkey Kleinworth & Co. Thanksgiving Place … [Read more...]

17 Spook-Tacular Halloween Ideas: Link Party Features

Happy October friends! Are you on the countdown for Halloween yet? 29 days and counting! Don't worry, you have plenty of time and PLENTY OF INSPIRATION right here. Last week's Creative Connection was full of spook-tacular ideas perfect for getting into the Halloween spirit!  This week's features were chosen by Meredith. As always, please make sure to click through to the full tutorial for each … [Read more...]

10 Free Kids Printables: The Creative Connections Features

10 Free Printables for Kids

Happy Wednesday friends! It's feature and that means we get the chance to showcase YOUR awesome projects! Since we're winding summer down and getting the kids ready to head back to the classroom, all the printables you guys linked up last week really caught our eye! No better way to get ready for Back To School than with fun and free kids printables! Enjoy these 10 FREE Printables for … [Read more...]

13 Favorite Creative Connection Features

13 Creative Connection Features

Welcome to Wednesday friends and another day of fun features! Every week you guys bring your very best! This week, Sarah from Becoming Martha picked 13 of her favorite projects from last week's party!    Here's Sarah's 13 Favorite Around the House and Back to School Projects Let's start with my personal favorite of the week... this gorgeous nursery reveal from Picked and Painted! I … [Read more...]

The Creative Connection Features 7/31


Wednesday is here again! And that means it's feature day here at The Creative Connection. I love showing off all of your incredible talent! We've been rocking this party for above a month now, and each week you guys blow us away with your creativity. Ready for this week's features? This week's features are for all you fabric hoarders out there {you know who you are} and are brought to you by … [Read more...]

Good Ideas: Homemade Valentines For Kids

homemade valentine's for kids

Hi fabulous readers! It's FRIDAY - hooray! First order of business is: I'm over at my friend Jessica's blog, Mom 4 Real today sharing a great valentine gift for adults! I would love for you stop over check it out and say hi! Now that we've got the adults covered, how about the kiddos! To wrap up this week I wanted to share with you some fun homemade valentines for kids around the blogosphere! I … [Read more...]

Making Home Base Top 5 Posts of 2012

Top 5 of 2012

Wow! As we wrap up 2012 I just  can't believe what a whirlwind this year has been. Lots of ups and downs for my family. One of my biggest joys this year has been this blog. I started it late into the year but since it's beginning it has been a great adventure and I've really enjoyed sharing my latest projects with you all. Now, I wasn't sure whether or not I wanted to post a "best of 2012" post … [Read more...]

May Books Giveaway Winner [and] 10 Homemade Christmas Countdowns and Advent Calendars


First order of business; thank you to everyone who participated in my very first giveaway. I am so grateful to May Books for sponsoring. If you haven't checked out May Books yet, you definitely should! Big congratulations to Aubrey P! You are the May Books giveaway winner! Please email me to confirm. a Rafflecopter giveaway While you all are wrapping up your Thanksgiving Day preparations I … [Read more...]

Fall Favorites


Happy Friday all! My second full week blogging and I'm loving every minute of it. Thanks for making it so fun! This week has been really inspiring, I've seen some fantastic Fall projects. So, in the spirit of Fall and inspiration I wanted to share with you some of my Fall favorites from around the blogosphere.   Halloween Owl Plate from Uncommon. Fall Pine Cone FlowerWreath … [Read more...]