Category: cjBlueCreates

Chloe Belle has a New Blanket & Bandana

I save pretty much anything because I always think I can make something out of it. Recently I cut up some thrifted jeans to make into distressed shorts. I had a pile of jean scraps so I decided to use them to make a blanket for my Yorkie, Chloe Belle.

Fairy Garden Fun for Summer

Fairy Gardens or Miniature Gardens seem to be popping up everywhere and are perfect for a summer DIY.  The creative possibilities with these gardens are endless. You can use most any container and “fairy decorations.”  Truly so fun to create.  This is how I made mine.   Gather supplies Container for your garden.  This can

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Nesting Saturday

  Spending  a quiet Saturday afternoon at home before having to rush out later in the evening. The weather today here in Florida is just gorgeous and perfect for a walk around outside soaking in the sun and breathing in some fresh air. Take time to rest and soak in each moment on days like this.

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Charcoal

  CHARCOAL I had not heard of the Charcoal in beauty products trend. Apparently it has been around for a while.  I stumbled on the Biore Charcoal product line by accident one day about a month ago while doing some online grocery shopping through Walmart.com/grocery  (which I absolutely love and find to be a great

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Yarn Sticks

A quick and fun craft to use up those leftover skeins of yarn are “Yarn Sticks”  or as some call the art of wrapping things in yarn; Yarn Bombing.  Check out link below for further definition of the art. Yarn Bombing Yarn sticks are super easy and fun.  Grab your leftover yarn and pick some  branches

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My 2015 Daily Digital is Complete

2015 Daily Digital Click link above to go to my 2015 Daily Digital by cjBlue photo album on FaceBook.   As 2015 came to an end I had accomplished my goal to take a photo a day the entire year. Well, mostly!  In looking at the completed album I see that there are only 361

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Plastic Bottle Cap Art reCycle reUse 

Rainy afternoons are great for crafting especially when you utilize everyday objects to create a masterpiece! My stash of bottle caps along with some plastic frames, thick tacky glue and pretty paper sent my Grandchildren  Zane, Alexa and Amya on their way to tapping into their creative side . Steps: Take glass out of frame

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Quickie Weekend Crafting

Nothing is more satisfying to me than to be able to whip up something creative and especially if it is a craft that is quick, easy and satisfies my creative appetite. So in the midst of an extremely busy weekend, I was able to satisfy my crafting craving and make these two fun and quick creations.   Crochet

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Quick and Easy Tulle Wreath for Autumn

My fav time of year- Autumn!! The colors are my absolute favorite – they are calming and comforting to me. Was in Hobby Lobby and spotted all the colors of Autumn in this tulle fabric. The wheels started turning and I came up with this wreath. The best part is you can customize this to

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