Creative collection group link party


We are just WEEKS away from the Big Day (Christmas!) and loooooooved all of your Christmasy, wintery projects shared last week! We tossed a few of our own in the mix, too! We shared a delicious Frosted Mint Brownies recipe, a gold anter reindeer makeover, DIY Button Ornaments + Mini Canvas Fingerprint Ornaments, and had 2 fabulous holiday […]

diy halloween marquee sign

DIY | EEK marquee Halloween sign, so cute!

Earlier this week we showed our easy Halloween porch decor.  We basically decided against everything DIY and instead opted for some adorable pre-packaged goodness.  And if you know us, that doesn’t happen often!  We have our share of banners and decor but buying a cute set was totally worth our time.  And since you DO know […]

how to make school uniforms cute

How to make school uniforms cute! #oshkoshfirstday

My kids attend a charter school and wear school uniforms. I don’t know WHO is in charge of the color pallet but they’re only allowed to wear khaki, red, navy or denim bottoms. Hello Americana! I am all for sporting red, white and blue… just not year round! lol Enter Osh Kosh, who carries all […]

M is for Monogram

Faux plaster monogram decor. Super easy to make from foam! Cool!!

Are you keeping up with Crafting In The Rain‘s A-Z craft month? Did you even know this month is Craft Month? ;) Such a fun series we’re able to participate in: one letter of the alphabet each day to represent a new tutorial based around that letter! Check out A-L and now H-M: H is for […]

16 Fabulous Ideas for Christmas + Christmas extravaganza link party!

Christmas Extravaganza! Come link up YOUR projects with 16 stellar bloggers!

You may remember our yarn candy canes shared last week, made from dollar store ornaments. Did you know they were part of a fun seasonal blog hop that includes 15 of our other blog friends? Yesiree! And folks, today is the day we round up all of our projects and invite YOU to the party, too! […]

Life is a Beach | free printable + summer wreath

Life is a Beach wreath + bonus printable!

Remember our chevron citrus wreath? We upcycled that baby since it was so darn cute and can work for spring AND summer.  Yep, we are cheapskate: 2-for-1’ers are at it again! (; We added a simple  frame paired with a new freebie + some cute pinwheels for a splash of summer on our front porch […]

The Scoop | link party

The Scoop link party logo

Welcome 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 […]

The Scoop | link party

The Scoop

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 to 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 to our […]

monogram gallery wall


I love personalizing my space.  And I love bright cheery colors.  I think it’s apparent I’m sorta of obsessed with mustard and aqua…I try to stay away from these colors but painted my first aqua patio set six years ago and have been obsessed ever since!  I had this frame left over from this night and […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas love, Lolly Jane

Merry Christmas! Thank you for another fun year here at Lolly Jane.  We’ve had a blast getting to know our readers better and we sure LOVE you guys!  We are kicking back until New Years to hang with the fam but will be back with an epic giveaway… stay tuned (; See you in 2013! […]

Gift packaging idea |Fellowes Giveaway

gift packaging idea: shred cute scrapbook paper as filler

Today’s post is brought to you by: My husband’s birthday is today.  That’s right, 2 days before mine and 13 days before Christmas.  So I’m always on the hunt for manly gadgets.  I actually started a Pinterest Board called Smart Gifts for the Men in your Life.  Here’s a screenshot of the fun things I […]

Thankful card |free printable

3x5 Thankful Notecard

Happy Thanksgiving Eve, you guys!  As a thank you for being such awesome readers (and because we were lucky enough to be included in The Crafting Chicks fun Thanks-A-Day Gratitude Challenge that helped us create this little lovely) we wanted to share our Thankful card free printable with you…. (Download our 3×5 card) …in hopes you will […]

Kid Chatteroo |app


If you’re a blog reader, you’re bound to have heard of The Crafting Chicks!  They’re 5 cute friends who run a fun craft DIY blog.  We’ve had the pleasure of meeting them at SNAP but getting to know them even better at EVO, where Kelli and Kirsten’s team won the Lowe’s Blogger Challenge, just sayin’ […]

Skull plaques | Halloween craft

LollyJane halloween Mr. and Mrs. Skull plaques

Halloween in September?  Have you started decorating for it yet?  It wasn’t in our plans to deck Kelli’s entry way in ghoulish decor yet but our girls Jen, Jodie & Jamie got us into gear with their spooktacular series we participated in earlier this month. Introducing, Mr. and Mrs. Skull: This cute pair was inspired […]

11 Back-to-School gift ideas

Back to school roundup 1

  How are you moms of new school students enjoying your newfound freedom?  I mean, uhm, your chores while the kids are at school? ;)  Most of us in Arizona are back in school but there’s a handful of states that are starting this week and next so we thought we’d share our favorite back-to-school […]

Blogging = real life relationships + a hop!


The thing we love love love about blogging is meeting new friends.  We started blogging about two years ago and have met SO many amazing and creative women, and not just locals.  We text some of you we’ve never met in person, others who live in Texas, Utah and even Cali…most of whom we didn’t even “know” 6 months […]

Weekend link party with Canvas People


Welcome to Whatcha Got Weekend!This party is sponsored by our fav canvas company, Canvas People. Remember last year Kelli gave this sweet canvas to her hubby for Father’s Day?  {Yes, it includes the complete tutorial if you’re interested in making one!} Well this year Canvas People one upped their offer to a free 8×10 or […]

Weekend link party #63

Welcome to whatcha got weekend! We are spending this Mothers Day weekend with family in honor of our late grandmother at her services but want to thank our sweet guesties 52 Mantels & My Champagne Taste for taking over for us :)   We will be back later on with a quick Mothers Day giftwrap idea but in the meantime, take […]

Music Printables in honor of The Alice Hansen Family Fund

Our sweet friend Heidi from Honeybear Lane just lost her dear sister-in-law shortly after giving birth to her baby girl.  Please enjoy these free music printables as a remembrance of the young mom. If you’re feeling generous…you can donate anything you can spare to help out Heidi’s young widowed brother. You may recognize Heidi here, second from the left. […]

SneakPeeq giveaway + weekend party!

Welcome to Whatcha Got Weekend! This weeks party is sponsored by the stylish Sneakpeeq. Sneakpeeq is generously offering Lolly Jane readers 20% off your next purchase just for entering our giveaway as well as the chance to win the grand prize… …a $25 Sneakpeeq giftcard to use on your fav food, style & home products, which […]