Month: August 2010

DIY Butterfly Decor! (tutorial)

DIY Butterfly Decor! (tutorial)

I made a very grave decision recently to retire this photograph (that I took in a high school photography class) of my beloved soccer cleats.  While I still enjoy it, I just don’t have a place for it.  So, re-purposing began! I knew I wanted […]

365 Cards: Opposite Day!

365 Cards: Opposite Day!

Good morning! I’m posting this a little late today, but I just have to share this fun challenge with you from 365 Cards!  You may see that my blog looks a little different today, but it’s still me!  I’m slowly combining some things and from […]

Thursday … that i love.

Thursday … that i love.

Hello!  I’ve decided that Thursdays are going to be dedicated to things that I love… that I can link to or share in some way.  Maybe it’s a story, maybe it’s a picture, maybe it’s a person, maybe it’s … an etsy shop AND a […]

Eric Carle, 2 free downloads!

Eric Carle, 2 free downloads!

Hello!  You can see I took the day off yesterday.  I was busy watching 4 kids for the majority of the day and forgot to schedule a post!  Well, today I’m back with something short and sweet! For the last couple of days, I’ve found […]

Repurposed Sweater = New Winter Hat

Repurposed Sweater = New Winter Hat

Wow! I can’t believe how many times this little tutorial has been shared and pinned all over the internet! If you’re just seeing it for the first time, please enjoy this 5 minute upcycling project that’ll give you a new winter hat and help you […]

365 Cards: Sing-Along!

365 Cards: Sing-Along!

I hope you never lose your sense of wonder You get your fill to eat But always keep that hunger May you never take one single breath for granted God forbid love ever leave you empty handed I hope you still feel small When you […]

Pretty in Print: Etsy Shop by hmschell

Pretty in Print: Etsy Shop by hmschell

Woohoo, it’s Friday! I hope everyone has had a great week and is excited for the weekend because I am! My husband finished his first week of school and my daughter has a runny nose. Not to mention, we are in dire need of a […]

monogram wall decor – DIY by me!

monogram wall decor – DIY by me!

First of all, when you look at this photo, please don’t be super jealous of my completely retro kitchen. Yes, that is yellow tile straight out of the 70s and ‘beautiful’ countertops to match 🙂 Our oven, sink and fridge are yellow too. Now I […]

coffee filters can be beautiful?

coffee filters can be beautiful?

Hello!  I want to share this with you today (via DesignSponge).  I am always excited to find projects that can be used with inexpensive easy-to-find materials!  Check out this great tutorial for these cute flowers made of coffee filters!

365 Cards: Blog Inspired!

365 Cards: Blog Inspired!

Hello, hello!  Happy Saturday!  I’m back with another card for 365 Cards and I had lots of fun with this challenge!  First of all, I used a beautiful gladiola (the August flower) image from Sweet n’ Sassy Stamps. which is this week’s sponsor.  Today’s challenge […]