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!
Hello Petals, The following post was written just under a month ago. Life became full of uber craziness: some good, some bad, some downright confusing. I sometimes have a hard time processing those types of crazy, but have worked through it. Through it all, I've realized how much of an adult I've become. My advice … Continue reading The convention is bigger on the inside: Part 1
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
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
Christmas is fast approaching, you may not think so, but it is! Before you know it, it will be on our doorstep! I got a couple of emails asking how to paint the inside of the glass ornament without it getting funky. I figured a new trick, which, I did for the TARDIS ornament but … Continue reading DIY: How-to Paint the Inside of Glass Ornaments!