*knock, knock, knock* "Heather?" Yes. I'm alive. Please know I haven't forgotten about you little bloggy blog of mine! It has been quite some time and in between work-outs, trying to keep up with my shop, working and trying to keep my social life at least a little bit afloat, I've spent the remainder of … Continue reading Holy crap, I just sewed a gown!
Can you believe it's December already? It seems like the summer was just yesterday! I had intended to put up our new tree after our Thanksgiving feast, however, as you know I was down with the sickness. So we got to put it up yesterday! I have the scars to prove it! I only got … Continue reading Happy December!
DIY: Little Jetsetter Baby Shower
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
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 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 Magnetic Chalkboard Sign
Hello dears. I stayed home from work today due to teefer issues (CURSE YOU BRACES) and a pretty awesome headache in tow. I was sitting here watching "Doctor Who" on BBCA, when I saw something I started on ages ago and finally decided to pick up and finish today. I started making this, probably around … Continue reading DIY Magnetic Chalkboard Sign
The “Broad Stripes and Bright Stars” shirt
Happy Independence Day to all in the US! I pray it's not terribly hot and we don't get the same storms that have been moving through the DC area in the past few days. Friday we got a gnarly storm called a "Derecho" late Friday evening. I had never even heard of one before that … Continue reading The “Broad Stripes and Bright Stars” shirt