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
*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!
Something I've learned while running an Etsy store is that your pictures tell the story. Your pictures need to accurately show the true nature of the items you sell. Mine? Were really not cutting it. So, I talked my sister, brother and his girlfriend into being my models for a day! And for some reason, … Continue reading Crafter, crocheter and now photographer?
I have begun to notice a trend based on certain TV shows I watch while I craft. Now, hear me out and answer me this: Do you find you do a certain type of craft as you watch a certain show or type of show? Or maybe you're a movie watcher, or listen to music, or … Continue reading My knitting frenzy
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
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
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
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
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
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