Project Life Layout for Weeks 31 and 32, and a Video!

Hello again! ...more

10 DIY Ways To Make Your Home Cozy This Fall

I've gathered some of my favorite easy DIY ideas for getting your home ready for fall! Head over to my blog to check out the full list! | Nightowl Knitter...more

DIY Sea Glass Dolphin

So cute!!!! I love the mix of colors and the use of the shell!more

Make Your Walls Pop With Colorful DIY Birch Tree Art

I was challenged to recreate one of my blog friend's DIY wall art.  So, I took inspiration from her birch-tree-painted wall and created colorful, dimensional birch tree canvas art.  This was probably the easiest DIY art I have ever created!...more
How creative!  I love how it turned out.more

Hair Accessory Organizer

There are so many cute ideas out there for making your own hair accessory organizers it can be a little overwhelming. I myself have always been a little leery of attempting one but it’s really not as hard as one would think. Heather and I decided to try and tackle one of our favorite designs using some super cute fabric, ribbons, wood, and some other materials....more

New Video on Working With Scrapbooking Kits!

Hello and welcome back!So I've been working on some Project Life spreads lately and decided to video my process and talk to you about that today....more

DIY Locker Decorations: Cool Ways to Decorate Your Locker

Next to your clothes, hair and bookbag, your locker speaks volumes about you, your personality, and most importantly your style (or lack thereof).  Is your locker plain, boring, blah?   What do you think that says about you?...more

Heather's Homemade Chairs

A close friend of mine has been creating these fabulous children's chairs that have been selling like hotcakes. I have had the occasion to be able to join her in the fun so I thought I would share some of what goes on.A Mama Happily Interrupted: Heather's Homemade Chairs...more

Knitting Winter Lace

  It's been a long, hot summer here in suburban New Jersey, and my ancient house isn't air-conditioned. So I spend a lot of time on my back porch, with a cold drink and a buzzing fan. What else would I do on an excruciatingly hot summer day but get ready for the winter?...more

Harvest Time!

Goodness! I am soooo ready for Fall! I have been looking for festivals around here and in the surrounding area so I can make up a calendar of things to do this fall. I have some making up to do too! I haven’t gone to any kind of festival in years. Every year I say I am going to go to all I can, but then comes the morning of whatever I was planning on going to and I think sleeping sounds better. I am the world’s worst at backing out on things because I’m sleepy....more
I admire your determination to gift only handmade presents! For sure it will require lots of ...more