Bring It On, Pinterest!

Are you a fellow Pinterest addict who just can't seem to find the time to implement all of its wonderful ideas?  In the following post, I confront the life lessons I have learned from Pinterest and propose a universal challenge to help us boost productivity and take charge of those tiny images once and for all. ...more

Free Kitty & Teddy Digital Stamp

For all you kitty lovers!...more

How to Make a DIY St. Patrick's Day Beard Mug

Just because you were not born a redhead does not mean you can’t pretend to be one on St. Patrick’s Day this year. ...more

DIY "Get Well" Candy Card

How to Turn an Old Towel into a New Washcloth

The Old Towel New series is a little collection of crafty repurposing projects where old (and, possibly grubby) towels are fashioned into pretty, fresh, and useful things....more
This is such a great idea! I am just learning how to sew, and have a plethora of old towels to ...more

Free Printable St. Patrick's Day Embroidery Pattern!

Hello everyone, I'm new to BlogHer and for my first post I thought I'd share a freebie. This free printable embroidery pattern is simple and adorable for St. Patrick's day. Head on over to to grab it. Thank you!  ...more

Cross Stitch Basics for Nerds

I follow a line of crafty ladies. My grandmother possessed an old fashioned skill set that included quilting and crocheting when it was done out of necessity, not for recreation. My mom learned from her and is known in our community for 40 years of crocheting (she is also the owner of a craft and antique shop).I like to think I have learned a thing or two from such exceptional role models and I am always trying new crafts. I'm not a clever DIY-er and rarely have the time to make pretty things....more

Spring Book-Page Art

On Etsy, I've noticed that there is quite a lot of book page art, with vintage graphics printed on dictionary pages. You can create a similar look at home with some free clip art, and an old book....more