Earth Day Craft: Upcycled Bud Vase


Today’s guest post is from one of my good friends, Dinah from DIY Inspired & Inheriting Our Planet. I am always amazed at how Dinah can take an object and upcycle it into something pretty darn awesome. I was thrilled when she said yes to guest posting and doing an Earth Day craft. Thanks so much Dinah! I am so excited to share a fun and simple upcycled craft for Earth Day today here at A Spectacled Owl! I am {Read More}

Fun Theme Party Ideas for Adults

3 Fun Theme Party Ideas For Adults

Today I am super excited to share a guest post to you all from a VERY awesome person. Dinah is the crafty mastermind behind DIY Inspired and Inheriting Our Planet. Not only do I love reading all of her awesome DIY/crafty posts, I also love hanging out with her. Dinah and I traveled to Dallas from Southern CA to attend Bloggy Boot Camp in November & I couldn’t ask for a better, more fun travel buddy & roommate! Anyways, enough {Read More}

45 Amazing Owl Crafts, Recipes, Tutorials and MORE!


If you’re like me & love owls, you’ll want to check out these 45 Amazing Owl Crafts, Recipes, Tutorials and MORE!

Creating a DIY Craft Station with Rubbermaid Bento Organizers #HolidayBento


As my kids get older, it’s harder to figure out what to buy them for Christmas. While I know my 11 year old daughter wants a Kindle, I wanted to also get her something that she could be creative with. Ashlyn is a great drawer, unlike her Mother, and is always sketching or creating something crafty. She’s really good at it too! So about a month ago, I started picking up craft items from Dollar Tree, Michael’s or other places {Read More}

Santa’s Milk Bottle – Easy Christmas Craft


Christmas is such a fun and magical time of year. I love being able to decorate and make fun things but because there is always so much going on, I really love easy DIY & craft projects. I came up with this “Santa’s Milk Bottle” that you can make very quickly and even have your kids help! Here’s what supplies you’ll need: Glass Starbucks Frappucino Bottle (you could also use a mason jar) Red Spray Paint Black & Yellow Felt {Read More}