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
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
I bought glass etching solution a while ago and haven't gotten a chance to use it. Well, let me rephrase that: I've been super lazy and haven't gotten around to it. Since getting the Cricut, I've found some ideas to use it! I was going to use it on a wine glass, but all are … Continue reading DIY: Glass Etching
Hello lovelies, it's been a while, eh? I wanted to share something I made a bit ago. I don't know about you, but I have accumulated a lot of make-up and brushes. I'm also rather obsessed with my monogram. I needed something to hold all my eye liners, brushes and mascara. When I came across … Continue reading DIY: Monogram Make-Up Brushes Pots
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!
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
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
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
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!
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!