About Fermented Foods I was the very lucky recipient of a brand new fermentation kit for Christmas. I’m a little embarrassed to admit that I haven’t used it until today. In my own defense, I do ferment my own water kefir and kombucha. Plus, I grow my own sprouts. But, these little beauties have just […]
Looking for ideas for you tween or teen daughter’s Easter Basket? Look no further. We’ve put together this great round up of super fun ideas.
Spring break allowed me to have a little special time with my oldest niece. We made this fun project in about an hour. I personally love making my own lip balm. It works so well. The Supplies I always make my own lip balm and a little bit of supplies goes a long way. I […]
Spring Cleaning Bucket List For Kids One of my personal parenting goals for the year is to help my daughter become more organized and responsible. We talk a lot on this blog about nurturing creativity. One thing, that I have found, as a person with many ideas and usually many projects going at one time, […]
Spring crafting is my favorite season. I love to start my month off with a bit of inspiration so that I can figure out what projects I might make. Check out this roundup of my favorite crafts from across the crafting blogosphere. Wreaths I love putting a new wreath on my front door every month. […]
I decided to whip up a little early teacher appreciation gift this year. My daughter has been sick constantly and her teacher has just been wonderful helping get her caught up. I found these little drink cups at the Dollar Tree and added some rainbow sixlets and rolos. It’s much cuter in person. […]
Crafting ain’t always easy. I originally planned this post to be about inspiration, but when it came down to writing it I just didn’t feel it. I wasn’t feeling creative or inspired. I’d hit the wall so to speak. People hit walls for lots of reasons: Being too tired to craft or write, pushing myself […]
I don’t know about you, but I can always use a little more organization in my crafting. Things tend to get pretty messy pretty quickly when I’m working on a project. My favorite organization hacks are here Scraps: Check out this fun and easy way to organize scraps. http://www.cloverandviolet.com/2012/09/scrap-organization.html I actually use something very […]
I think I’m pretty lucky.
Since this month’s theme is getting organized and setting goals, I’ll share another one of my goals. I want to remake/update most of my patterns. For some that will only mean making new cover art samples. But, for some of my older patterns I plan on fully remaking tutorials and pattern pieces. I decided to […]