Crafts and DIYs, DIYs, Parties and Events

FREE Printable Valentine Garland

Valentine's Day is more than a holiday for couples to buy each other overpriced chocolates and roses. Valentine’s Day is about love. The love that you have for all of your loved ones, your family, friends, and even yourself can be celebrated in different ways; such as, coloring, crafting, and sharing a finished decoration to… Continue reading FREE Printable Valentine Garland

Parties and Events, Something to Share

Christmas Wreath Inspiration

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! This year's Christmas season is already off to a crazy start. My Etsy shop Unplanned Whimsy has had so many orders for ornaments and craft kits that it seems as though I am going to have a busy month ahead of me. Before December gets away from me I wanted… Continue reading Christmas Wreath Inspiration

Parties and Events, Something to Share

Last Minute Halloween Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

So, it's almost Halloween and you're still trying to come up with something to do at home with your family, in your bubble, and still have fun? Well my friend, this list is for YOU!! These last minute Halloween activities are a great way to celebrate the joy of this spooky season with you loved… Continue reading Last Minute Halloween Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Crafts and DIYs, DIYs, Parties and Events

Free Printable Ghost Garland

I love Halloween, honestly it's my favorite holiday! Maybe it's that I am not so secretly still a child at heart and enjoy playing dress up (seriously who doesn't?) or that I hate cleaning the house and cobwebs become an acceptable decoration in October, but I've always loved Halloween. Growing up, I would have a… Continue reading Free Printable Ghost Garland

Home and Garden, Something to Share

2020 Fall Product Preview

Grab your Grande Pumpkin Spice Whipped Latte Frappuccino Mocha Cold Brew Cappuccinos whatever because IT'S FALL PEOPLE!!! Annnnnnd you are correct, I don't drink coffee. Anyways, the cool breeze, yellowing trees, seeing mums in the flower shops, and the squirrels playing on tree tops. This is a magical time of the year! While thinking of… Continue reading 2020 Fall Product Preview

Gardening, Home and Garden

How to Harvest Marigold Seeds

If you have ever made a purchase from Unplanned Whimsy, you are familiar with my love of marigold seeds. Whenever I send an order out, I always try to include an envelope of seeds from my garden. I sort of find it symbolic, that just as their order has helped my business grow, their marigolds… Continue reading How to Harvest Marigold Seeds

Gardening, Home and Garden

How to Propagate Coleus

I love coleus! There is something about their variety of bright colors, ease of propagation, long growing periods, ease of adapting to different environments, ability to grow indoors and even bloom throughout the entire year, and of course their beauty, that all sums up as to why coleus is one of my favorite plants. One… Continue reading How to Propagate Coleus

DIYs, Gardening

Free Printable DIY Seed Packets

Collecting seeds from your garden is fun and frugal! Almost everything in your garden produces seeds that are totally easy to collect and plant later. Whether you are planting your collected seeds in a few weeks or keeping them for next year's garden you will need somewhere to store them. These DIY seed packets are… Continue reading Free Printable DIY Seed Packets

Crafts and DIYs, DIYs, Parties and Events

DIY Patriotic Bandana Garland in Four Easy Steps

I love this project because it is the perfect decoration to impress your loved ones at any last minute Fourth of July party. *Especially when you go to that party and maintain social distance while rocking that beautiful face mask. You know it!* This DIY is so easy to make, that you will have plenty… Continue reading DIY Patriotic Bandana Garland in Four Easy Steps

Crafts and DIYs, DIYs, Home and Garden

DIY Rag Garland in Four Easy Steps

This summer may be one like we've never seen before. Wearing a face mask is hot. There is hesitation to go out of the house. Activities around town are canceled. Social distancing is killing your social life. Work meetings are now online where somehow everyone always forgets where the mute button is so they can… Continue reading DIY Rag Garland in Four Easy Steps