We found out my cousin was going to be a Daddy recently and assisted his sister and my cousin, Courtney (featured here a bit), in throwing the expecting couple a baby shower! The both of them are quite the world travelers and have some amazing stories of their adventures. For the first year, Mommy and … Continue reading DIY: Little Jetsetter Baby Shower
DIY: Glitter Ornaments – Mixing Glitter
Well hello sweetie, fancy meeting you here. Little different, eh? I've changed my name, after all, what do I blog about more than glitter? Well besides Doctor Who (in which this post will contain both!)... wibbly wobbly bloggy woggy. The layout is not agreeing with me, so that must remain the same... for now. I … Continue reading DIY: Glitter Ornaments – Mixing Glitter
DIY: Best Methods for Glitter Ornaments
Ok, lets get real for a moment. Sandy has officially made landfall just above the Maryland and Delaware shores in southern New Jersey. She has been beating my area with heavy winds and rain thus far and has been completely destroying shore landmarks along our coast. It's been quite a crazy day and we are … Continue reading DIY: Best Methods for Glitter Ornaments
DIY: Have a BOOty-full Halloween!
We're hunkering down and preparing for Sandy. State of emergencies have been issued, people are running amuck through the grocery stores, people are buying the usuals (milk, eggs, water, gas)... and I'm sitting here eating and crafting. As usual. It's crazy to think that within a few days, there will most likely be no leaves … Continue reading DIY: Have a BOOty-full Halloween!
More BOOtiful wreaths!
Happy Halloween WreathThe other night at "Craft and Wine Night" we decided to make some holiday and autumn wreaths! Remember the "Mummy" wreath I made? This is what generated that idea! We even had some new additions to the craft and wine tradition. I decided to use NOODLES! Yes, as in POOL NOODLES! I saw … Continue reading More BOOtiful wreaths!
DIY Bow Pillow: The Sewing Edition
Remember once upon a time when we made those nifty little monogram pillows at Craft and Wine Night? Remember how incredibly lazy I was and how I didn't want to sew it so I just used "Heat and Bond"? And then when I made the chalkboard sign out of the cookie sheet with the matching … Continue reading DIY Bow Pillow: The Sewing Edition
DIY “Are you my ‘mummy’?” Halloween Wreath
The fall is my absolute favorite time of year: Everything pumpkin, golden leaves, an excuse to wear sweatshirts and cardigans all the time... the list goes on. But my absolute favorite part is the crafts! I have a lot of crafts half finished right now, but one I just finished, one that was quick and … Continue reading DIY “Are you my ‘mummy’?” Halloween Wreath
DIY Scrapbook Coasters
Hello pets! One more day to the weekend! I was perusing the Walmart clearance section when I saw a bunch of potted plant coasters and thought, "Hm, these would be fun to decorate!" I thought about painting the cork part, but the bottom was sliding around on the table, so I flipped it over and … Continue reading DIY Scrapbook Coasters
DIY Fabric Bow Flip-flops
Morning petals and Happy Wednesday again! From the last post, the Saturday before last was definitely a "Me" part-ay! I bought The Hunger Games, made my Sweet Potato Stew (even gave a little to Bruno, who LOVED it), made some gluten-free brownies, and crafted to my little hearts content! My parents were out having dinner … Continue reading DIY Fabric Bow Flip-flops
DIY Rainbow Fish/Mermaid Wine Glasses
I'm a total wino, that's no shocker to the world. Anyone who knows me personally knows I'm always talking about some new wine i've tried, my favorites or my desire to be a super wine connoisseur ... I'm still working on that. Anyways, I've been dying to make some new wine glasses... and by make … Continue reading DIY Rainbow Fish/Mermaid Wine Glasses