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
HAPPY RIVER SONG DAY! Ok, I'm about three days late for posting this and be prepared, it's about to get a tad nerdy up in this joint. River Song is a character played by Alex Kingston on "Doctor Who". Again, if you have never seen "Doctor Who" and are into the nerdy, space travel, british … Continue reading River Song Appreciation Day!
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!
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!
Who's awesome? I'm awesome! Not to toot my own horn, but I've been doing really well with eating right and going to the gym the past week or so. I started out kind of slow in the beginning of this year: slacking on the diet my trainer gave me, not going to the gym as much, … Continue reading Motivating Workout Shirts
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!
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
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
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!
IT'S CHRISTMAS IN JULY! I hope you all are celebrating! I am! I've been making lots of glass ornaments, using so many of the glass and jar ideas I see on Pinterest recently. The only thing I haven't done is started to listen to Christmas music... yet. Now Christmas movies, on the other hand, absolutely. … Continue reading DIY: Painting and staining glass ornaments