Monthly Archives: September 2011

Hey! That’s my towel!

My sister has millions of house guests a year…or at least it seems that way.  If I’m not visiting, our parents are there or her in-laws and extended family…just about every weekend someone is there.  She asked me to applique towels with her kid’s initial on them so that they would at least know what […]

Christmas crafts for kids

When I was a little girl my grandmother crocheted me a winter cap ornament.  It was red and she left a tiny piece of paper inside of it that said “Christmas 1983”.  I cherish that ornament.  My grandmother passed away in April of 2009.  The Christmas before she died, I spent time with her in […]

Craziness!!! I was featured on OnePrettyThing!

SEPTEMBER 13TH, 2011 4:00PM PST  *Make a fabric wrap belt with Craft Buds.*Create hidden names wall art with Dollar Store Crafts.*Assemble a wire coffee table with Lowe’s Creative Ideas.*Sew a car seat organizer with 8th Day Creations.    Do you see what that says?  Read the last sentence!  I was featured on another blog for […]

Summertime Bruschetta

This is one of the easiest, quickest and tastiest appetizers/snacks for summer.  All you need are 2 hands and a knife!  And the great thing is…you can make as little or as much as you like, so I will list the ingredients without quantity.  This recipe comes from a good friend of mine who considers […]

Covered Clothes Pins Tutorial

One of my favorite places for ideas of what to do with my kids is FamilyFun Magazine.  On one of the pages there was a picture of someone’s kids eating dinner at the table with their spelling words propped in front of them in picture stands…and then I thought of this:  Here is an itty […]