If you can remember back a year, I pondered the conversation I would've had with my younger self in the essence of turning a quarter of a century. A month ago I turned the big 2-6. Last year's birthday was really hard for me for a number of reasons I've already discussed. But I have … Continue reading Birthday shenanigans: Sip & Paint
Let's talk about who's been a bad blogger? This girl. Aware. Got it. Apologies. Life has been insanely crazy recently, perhaps I'll share a bit in my next post, but I wanted to stop by and let you know who won! Congrats to my favorite SMASH-Booker, SuperCraftiFragilistic! Shoot me an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your … Continue reading Happy Bloggiversary Give-away Winner!
So, only a short time ago, my itty bitty blog turned one! ONE! YAY! I can't believe it's been a whole year! I want to thank YOU for following, trying, and just checking out my little piece of internet heaven! So to thank you for being amazing Glitterettes, I'm doing a... HAPPY BIRTHDAY BLOG GIVEAWAY! … Continue reading Happy Birthday Blog Giveaway!
I woke up quite a bit before my alarm this morning and was feeling very energized despite the lack of fitness this weekend (talk about a huge slacker). Perhaps it was the abundance of people I got to see this weekend that made me feel super chipper. I had quite a lot of fun seeing … Continue reading DIY: Vinyl Mugs
Hello Petals, I promise I have some other crafts coming soon, but know that there is a sale going on in my Etsy shop that only lasts for the next few days! If you enter the code "SPRINGSALE20" at checkout, you get 20% off any item $10 or more! And new items were added! Click … Continue reading Spring Etsy Sale!
Happy New Year! Can you believe it's already 2013? Can you believe we've already completed our first week of the new year?! As every year, I do a lot of soul searching around the 1st. I know I'm not the only one that does this, especially for those who set new year resolutions. I've decided … Continue reading So keen that it’s ’13!
DIY: Sugar Scrubs "Craft and Wine Night" continues and the holiday season has proved to have some of my favorite nights this year! Last Saturday, us gals got together to make some homemade sugar scrubs! We attempted to follow some different recipes we found online and decided to just wing it and make up our … Continue reading DIY: Sugar Scrubs
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
Happy Halloween Wreath The 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 … Continue reading More BOOtiful wreaths!
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