Category Archives: 4th of July

Wooden Flag Blocks

Wooden Flag Blocks |

I love PINTEREST. This project came from Simply Kierste.  She has a great tutorial on her blog on how she made this project. The ladies in my church try to make 1 Pinterest Project a month. We all get together and share the cost. Its been wonderful!  I was so excited to make this project!!…

4th of July Wooden Project

4th of July Wooden Project |

I love how this wooden 4 came out!! Inspired from this Pin on Pinterest. There was not a tutorial on how to make this so I was on my own. My hubby cut me out a large 4 out of pine Sanded it all smooth for me. Found some awesome red paint from Hobby Lobby…

United States Flag Print Framed

United States Flag Print Framed |

I really love this!! ALOT and it literally only took me 30 minutes (and that was mostly going into Hobby Lobby and buying the frame) I purchased the wood frame at hobby lobby which is always 50% off. I cut out a piece of poster board 8×10 and got my and washi tape ready. The…

Patriotic Flag Pallet – Pinterest Project Success

Patriotic Flag Pallet - Pinterest Project Success |

I saw this Flag made out of a pallet on Pinterest. I loved it. It never went to a tutorial. Was a photo only. So I decided to try and make one myself. It seemed easy enough I do know from others making them some of their paints didn’t work as well as I personally…

Happy 4th of July!!!


The North family hopes you and your loved ones have an amazing 4th of July. We are so grateful to live in America. Extremely grateful for the many men and women in the armed forces that fight for our freedom.  We could never repay you- but today we honor you all. Those here and before….

Hot Gift for 4th of July – Red, Hot & Boom


Hey- I still have a week before 4th of July. I am late on making some fun printables for it. Nothing like the night before. I go visit some sweet sisters in my Church for visiting teaching and wanted a hot gift to give them This is what I came up with on the fly….

Decorating on a budget – Star Garland – 4th of July


We have this area over the bar the divides our dining room and kitchen. We always love to hang things across the wide open area. I LOVE LOVE LOVE using my red/white bakers twine. 4th of July it comes in handy! I found these thick felt stars at JoAnn’s crafts on clearance. I showed the…

Decorating on a budget – Patriotic Cans – 4th of July


Such an easy decoration. Using left over cans from dinner, wash out and dry. Simply cut out a piece of your favorite scrap paper to the size of your soup can. Tape to the outside of your can. I tied on a ribbon around the middle to add in a bit of brown to my…

Happy Birthday America – Print


I am a little late on the 4th of July Bandwagon here. Just when I get done with Father’s day. 4th of July celebrations start in my neck of the woods next weekend with church activities. So I needed to get going. A girlfriend and I collaborated on this print and I am very excited…

Easy 4th of July kids shirt (Memorial Day too!)


Found some white shirts at Target on clearance. Thought we would make a quick craft this weekend. 4th of July is not too far off. I used wax paper, and placed it inside of the shirt before painting. So that  it will prevent any paint bleeding through to the other side while it dried. I…

4th of July Pillow Case Dress


One of my very 1st dresses I have ever sew was this one last year. I love how it turned out. The little American flags, and used maroon fabric to accent it. Its great to also wear on Memorial and Labor day.  I also sewed it a bit long so she could wear it for…

Patriotic Fruit Tarts


Inspired from my latest copy of Food Network Magazine. I used the photo as the inspiration. I did not want to do a rich tart as they called for mascarpone cheese etc. I used a recipe that I previously posted for my eclairs but I also use it when I make Coconut Cream Pies. Ingredients-…

Both deaf since the age of 3, Chad and Mary Beth enjoy not only raising their little family but photographing together, cooking & crafting as well. Living in Central Florida with their ... Read More About Us »