Welcome Spring With a Garden Hose Wreath

Spring is finally officially here! Of course, that means it's time to change out your wreath. I had been thinking about something involving umbrellas ... but then I saw the garden hose wreath over on Create.Craft.Love, and I knew what I was going to make. ...more
So cute! And what I love most about it is that I can do it from start to finish in under an ...more

Home Renovation over Rebuilding: Staying Within Your Budget

Even though it always seems like you're on a budget, home renovation is one of those things that you've just got to squeeze in. Ideas abound as you walk through your kitchen, sit for a spell in the bathroom, or notice that your shower curtains could really use some sprucing up. The great thing is that making all of these changes never requires a regrettable month financially; as there are plenty of crafts and home renovation tips you can implement to brighten things up and beautify your home. ...more

BPD and Relationships with Pets and Crafts

Good morning! Today will be a good dayEver wonder why that lady next door has so many cats? How about the lady down the street that has three large dogs in her small house(well, that would be me). What about the ladies we all know that just throw themselves into every craft they can teach themselves(well, that would be me, too!...more

Hand made card.

Congrats on wedding. Hand made card. Box card.more

How to Throw an Arm Knitting Party

Arm knitting is super simple, and produces a scarf in less than 30 minutes! It's DIY-accessible; you don't need any knitting needles; it's also really fun. And hey, what's fun for one person is a blast for a bunch, right? So grab some yarn and call your pals—it's time for a play date with a purpose. It's time, my friends, for an arm knitting party! Here's the scoop ...more
This is looks like a lot of fun!  I miss the days seeing you on Knitty Gritty.  I'll definitely ...more

Confessions of a Streetwalker

I am a veteran of the world's oldest profession. I walk the streets looking for goodies and I always get what I'm looking for! I'm an addict and will take almost anything home. But, I leave old underwear and old men alone! I will jump out my car and find treats on streets of nice neighborhoods. Sometimes in high heels and leather, I prance up and down rows of stuff to find special goodies.   &nbs...more

Repurposed Twin Bed For Pets

My oldest daughter recently got a new bed so i was trying to figure out what to do with her old one. after a while i decided to try to repurpose it for our little Shih tzu "Rocky" In the hopes that if he had his own bed then maybe he'd stay out of our bed at night....more

Happy St. Paddy's Day Peeps!

What are your St. Patrick’s Day plans?  We don’t do anything.  My oldest told me St. Patrick’s Day is a lame holiday.  I mean, you don’t even get the school day off and nothing fun happens.  Oh dear, have I failed as a Mom? ...more

Pretty Easter Origami Treat Bunnies

I made these cute paper Origami bunnies. Fun. Fun. Fun.   I used scrapbook paper to make these bunnies.  Come over to my blog to see more:...more

How to Make Paper Beads From Pages In Your Art Journal

I have wanted to try my hand at making paper beads for a very long time. I have seen them made from paint samples, newspaper, junk mail, and more. I decided that not only was I going to make my own beads, I was also going to use the colorful scrap paper I have left over from art journaling. I have so many beautiful pieces of this kind of paper that it was high time I showed them off. ...more
How fun! I used to make these when I was a kid :)more