Ribbon petal flower tutorial

A friend sent me this pic of a flower hairbow she was trying to make. (I have no idea where the pic came from, so if you know please let me know so I can give the appropriate credit.) She wanted to attempt her own version, but was having a hard time with it. I {Read More…}

Thanks for hanging around!

Wow! Can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve been on here. Scarlett is now 11 months and we have another one on the way. Due November 23rd. I have been creating all kinds of things, just haven’t got on to share. I’m working on a few posts, so watch for them over the next {Read More…}

7 months and counting…

Hello friends! It’s been over 7 months since my last post. Things got crazy when little Miss Scarlett was born, so I didn’t have time to post. Let me introduce her to you… (She will turn 7 months on the 26th. )   My crafty business has been growing like a weed. I’m actually not {Read More…}

Spiced olive oil

My hubby likes to play chef…a lot. He’s an amazing cook and constantly comes up with gourmet meals for the daughter and I. So, when he decided to make his own spiced olive oils, I just thought…gotta blog it! We found these oil dispensers at Wal-mart.  They were $3.97 for a set of 2. We {Read More…}

Another photo frame

  On the same trip to Hobby Lobby that we found the black glitter frame, we also found a shiny hot pink frame. Of course the daughter and I had to make our own version of that as well! Using another Goodwill frame, this one cost $2.00 because it’s heavy and pewter, We painted it {Read More…}

Glittered photo frame

The daughter and I were walking through Hobby Lobby recently. We came across a really cute photo frame. It was all sparkly in black glitter. Daughter wanted it…I didn’t want to spend $29.99 on it…so we came up with our own.If you haven’t figured it out by now, I LOVE Goodwill! I am constantly finding {Read More…}

Zebra print corkboard

  My daughter LOVES zebra print and hot pink! Her bedroom is done with zebra print, her backpack (seen yesterday on here) is zebra print, and who knows what else she has that’s zebra print. So, in keeping with the zebra print theme… I found a corkboard at Goodwill for $2.00.   Took some leftover {Read More…}

Zebra print backpack

I can’t believe it’s that time of year again! School started last Monday in our neck of the woods. My sweet baby girl is now a 12 year old 7th grader!!! Insane…I know!!!Being that she’s not a teenager and yet not a kid (according to her) anymore, we had to do something a little different {Read More…}

Scarlett’s nursery

Yesterday, I showed you some before pics. Today I’m going to show you the afters… The crib/changing table combo came from Babies R Us. The bedding, including crib skirt, bumper, and comforter was made by me. I also made the diaper stacker and changing pad cover.   Here’s a pic of the comforter. Couldn’t leave you {Read More…}

Craft room to Nursery

When we found out we were having a new little girl, we decided it was time for my craft room to become her Nursery. Bye bye craft room…   Because we live in a 1950s house and for some reason they liked the idea of needing to go through one bedroom to get to the {Read More…}