Baby DIY

Easy 5 Step DIY Burp Cloth / Burp Rag

DIY Burp Cloth

I always knew I was a creative and crafty person but boy did that go into overdrive when I found out I was pregnant with Jamie! I wanted to make anything and everything in preparation for my little man like a quilt, minky blankets, a nursing pillow cover, bibs, and of course burp cloths. Burp cloths are something I heard over and over that “You can never have too many!”, and because of the basic design, I knew I could…

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Baby DIY

DIY Man Cub & Wild Child Graphic Tees w/ Free Printable Graphics

DIY Man Cub & Wild Child Graphic Tees

Kid graphic tees are so on trend and fill many clothing shops, but the demand for such tees has driven prices up! Well, I’m not about to pay over $30 for a graphic tee my 10-month-old will grow out of in a few months, so how about an adorable graphic tee under $4? Yes, I made these super trendy Man Cub and Wild Child tees for about $3.50 worth of supplies each! These tees were a perfect compliment to Jamie’s…

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Decor DIY

10 Beautiful DIY Wall Clocks

10 Beautiful DIY Wall Clock

Today we’re talking wall decor with 10 beautiful DIY wall clocks! Clocks are the perfect way to add some personality and functionality in your decor, but boy can they be expensive! These DIYs are a great way to get that expensive look for a lot less, from plates to baskets, you’ll be surprised what items can be used to make beautiful clocks for your home! From this list of DIY clocks, you’re bound to find something perfect for your home! Your own…

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Blogging

16 Steps to Completely Optimize Pinterest For Your Blog

16 Steps to Completely Optimize Pinterest for Your Blog

Alright guys, we’ve all heard the rage of using Pinterest for your blog, you may have even heard it from me and for good reason! Well, today we are going to dive in and learn 16 tried and true steps to completely optimize Pinterest for your blog and business! But first… Why Pinterest? Pinterest is my #1 source of traffic on my blog which brings me tens of thousands of pageviews every month! When it comes to blogging, there is nothing…

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Decor DIY

DIY Clay Jewelry Dish

Life on Waller

I love jewelry, especially rings and simple necklaces! However, after I wear them, I tend to throw them on my desk in my room, and often accidentally roll off to the oblivion of my carpet! If you’ve ever dropped a small stud into your carpet you know the feeling. At the same time, I hate storing my jewelry in a box where it tangles or really just requires me to open and close something. Is that lazy? Well, I found…

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Blogging

8 Surefire Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Brand New Blog

How I got 70k Pageviews in 3 months

Hello fellow lovely bloggers! You’ve just published your blog, finished my complete guide to starting a profitable blog, or have recently decided to start taking blogging seriously, and now you need to build a following. You want to know exactly how to get readers and drive traffic to your site from day 1, but have absolutely no idea where to start. Well, I am going to walk you through how to get your new blog in front of eager readers! Whether…

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Baby DIY

DIY Round Pom Pom Bib + Free Pattern

DIY Round Pom Pom Bib

Well this is the 3rd awesome style bib I have made on the blog and probably not the last! Hobby Lobby was having a sale on pom pom trim and ribbon and I couldn’t resist the urge to buy! Which resulted in these beautiful pom pom bibs! If you’re too busy to DIY, you can purchase these beautiful bibs on my Etsy store! These trendy bibs are all over my fav Pinterest and I was so excited to show you how you…

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Decor Freebies

Free Modern Wall Art Downloadable Prints

Free Modern Wall Art Downloadable Prints

As some of you know I started an Etsy store this January and that is where I fell in love with making prints! They have completely taken me over! I found they were a great way to let my creativity fly while being able to make some money with no cost to me! #BestJobEver. This week I made a whole new collection of modern prints for the home and I thought I would share some with you! When it comes…

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DIY More

DIY Pom Pom Paperclip Bookmarks

A bit ago I DIYed adorable tassel paperclip bookmarks to use as tabs to get myself a little more organized around here! Well, I just couldn’t help put make a few more, this time with DIY pom poms and some neon yarn! Check out my tassel bookmarks here!  You can make a million of these little guys in just a few minutes! Use them for all your textbooks and planners to add personality to your work! I found all of my…

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Blogging Freebies

How to Create a Killer Blog Name + Free Worksheet!

Oh yes, the blog name. This step in the process of starting a blog was probably the hardest and most stressful step for me! I spent weeks going back and forth on names, checking availability, and being disappointed when the name I had finally come to love was unavailable! Well obviously after weeks and weeks of brainstorming and throwing ideas off my mom (aka my BFF), I finally came up with Life on Waller. I felt that my name was a…

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