diy homemade candles

Homemade Candle DIY

Hey there, Jess here.   I hope you’re all having a wonderful holiday season so far and are feeling super excited for Christmas next week!! If you haven’t finished your Christmas shopping, worry not because I have got your back! My favorite gifts to give are homemade ones because I find the process of creating something for […]

diy notebooks as holiday gifts

Pretty notebook transformation... the "after" makes a gorgeous yet easy-to-make  gift!

I was just in charge of fancying up mini composition notebooks to “gratitude journals” for a womens church party and feel like a schlup now after seeing Smitha’s gorgeous transformation! Just take a look and let’s pretend that 80 women who received mine don’t see this post, haha! Love these! Hello there! My name is Smitha from […]

Holiday entertaining on a budget

Holiday Entertaining on a Budget

  I am throwing a holiday work party for my husbands office this week and died when Jessica from Jess Loves This Life sent her post over… her tips for Holiday Entertaining On A Budget was perfect timing and you bet I’m going to serve her Cranberry + Mint Ice Cubes. Read on to get your […]

Holiday bucket list chalkboard art

DIY Holiday Bucket List Chalkboard Art

Hello there! My name is Tiffany from Time With Tiffany and this is my first guest post with Lolly Jane. Thank you so much for having me! I wanted to share some tips with you today on a hobby of mine that I so enjoy; chalkboard art. I like to document as much as I […]

Applesauce pie tarts


For a great recipe to do with the kids for an easy snack, these apple sauce pie tarts are a great option. Like pop tarts, they can be filled with your choice of filling, and are easily hand-held! The best part is they are quick with just a few easy ingredients and even a great […]

No sew tree skirt

DIY No Sew Tree Skirt

Hi! I am Shannon visiting from Fun On a Dime. Its that time of year and we are so excited for the holidays! On Fun On a Dime our motto is “Enjoy more, Stress less”, so we are kicking into gear with the holiday spirit and making a fun and stylish tree skirt! The best […]

Holiday gift organizer |free printable

Holiday Gift Organizer FREE printable |via

Hello and nice to meet all of you!  I’m Jessica from The Organized Mama and am so excited to be here on Lolly Jane.  Can you believe it is already November?  I am still in shock that the holidays are just around the corner.  In order to get myself in the “holiday mindset”, I will be busting […]

Creative collection group link party

Reclaimed Wood Art Piece

Haaaaaappy Friday! We’ve had a busy blog week so we’re taking the weekend off for some family camping time but wanted to share what we’ve been up to! DIY Cabinet to Rolling Garden Cart: Simple Pinwheel Bunting: 20+ DIY Home Decor Ideas (inspiration pulled from our last party!): Plus, we shared our talented contrib’s tasty […]

23 easy DIY projects

23 easy DIY projects (you can complete in a day!)

We love hosting a link party because, paired with our fave pins we’re loving right now, we get to see what fellow crafters are up to! Thank you for partying with us, peeps (; Here are 23 easy DIY projects that you can make yourself in less than a day!   DIY Painted Wood Salad Bowls […]

15 Easter & Spring ideas

15 Spring & Easter Ideas you can make yourself! #easter #spring

Well our first Sunday Soiree was a success and we couldn’t notice all of the lovely spring and Easter projects linked up- thank you for playing with us and sharing your amazing creativity! We’ve decided to round them up with you all in case you missed the party! Here are 15 Spring and Easter ideas […]

25 Number Home Decor Ideas

25 cute number home decor ideas to bring personalization into your home!

I love numbers. Not as much as my oldest sister Sandee who will look at your address or license plate and figure out how the stars aligned just right then exclaim: “Your birthday date plus your mother in law’s dog’s birth date minus my driver’s license anniversary date divided by your anniversary date then add […]

Crush of the weekend: flower power!

Easy ways to bring floral home decor into your home!

The twin and I are at odds. I love floral, she doesn’t.  I’ve always had a love for “shabby chic”and junk decor…think, Rachel Ashwell.  My first bedroom set as newlyweds was a blue and white floral beauty splurge from Target and I loved that set till’ it frayed.  So I’ve rounded up 19 floral home […]

Crush of the weekend: painted stripes

19 of the cutest painted stripes projects out there!

Happy weekend, y’all! We are starting a new series for those of you who DIY on the weekend like we do and thought you may want some inspiration! This week we’re sharing our favorite 19 painted stripes projects and lemme tell ya, there are some stinkin’ cute and creative people out there! From furniture to […]

arr-WOAH home decor | 19+ ideas

Super cute arrow home decor tutorials! #DIY

I’m always late to the trend.  It took me a year to fall in love with chevron, months later to appreciate staining furniture and several promises from my dad that Diet Coke with a splash of Dr Pepper would change my life.  He was right, I grab a fresh fountain 44oz. daily per his recommendation. […]

15+ mint home decor ideas

17 DIY mint home decor ideas via

We love home decor.  When people ask what kind of bloggers we are, we say “DIY/Craft/Home Improvement” which is sort of confusing, I guess, lol!  DIY stands for Do-It-Yourself, for those who aren’t sure.  We love sprucing up our space, everything from painting walls to refinishing furniture to making crafts for seasonal decor.  We’re kind […]

20+ cherry dessert recipes

21 VERY yummy cherry recipes! Your mouth will thank you!

It’s cherry season!! That used to pack more of a punch when hubby & I lived in Utah and had bags of freshly picked cherries from miles of acreage at our disposal.  Now we buy them from the grocery store and reminisce about how tasty Utah’s cherries are.  It doesn’t matter if they’re fresh from […]

23 teacher appreciation gift ideas


Did you know I used to teach? It’s true… I was a K-6 art teacher.  I loved seeing the creativity from the kids as I watched their talent develop.   I just knew when the last day of school came, I too, would be recognized as one of the special teachers who touched kid’s lives.  My most favorite thing […]

The Scoop | link party


Welcome Back to The Scoop!  The weekly link party, that features the scoop on the best posts from around the web.  Stop by every Tuesday, link up and browse through the posts.  You’ll always find great inspiration for projects and discover some new blog friends too.  As always, add your link right here to my blog and […]

Tips to create stylish bathroom furniture | Guest post

Stylish Bathroom Furniture Tips via @LollyJaneBlog

I’m in the process of remodeling a bathroom (details to follow soon!) and have creative writer Helen Davies of Better Bathrooms to share a few tips on how to update dull bathroom furniture to stylish eye-catching pieces.  (We also have some great pins on our bathroom board on Pinterest and would love for you to […]

The Scoop | link party

The Scoop

Ohmygoodness you guys… BIG announcement today!  So, we have totally missed seeing your cute projects roll through the blog each week from our former link party, Whatcha Got Weekend, and had been toying with the idea of starting it up again when we were invited to participate in a group link party by the cutest […]