DIY December: Quote Cards

December has been flying by, and the New Year is just around the corner! I realized that I have not done a DIY post in quite a while, so I thought I would write a post about one of my favorite crafts: making quote cards. This post is holiday themed, but you can use these cards for any occasion. I will be giving these cards alongside gifts this holiday season, and making them was a great study break from my Finals Week....more

Cards, the Old Fashioned Way!

Do you still receive Birthday, Anniversary, Thank You, Congratulation et al cards via mail? Or has this method of showing affection all but died out? Has technology taken over completely and wholly in regards to this medium of communication?...more

Why I carry a large purse

We are at a restaurant. We have just placed our order and my son is not interested in the activities on the children's menu. There is only one solution: The cards in Mommy's purse. ...more

8 DIY Valentines Day Crafts – Cards

This is a curation of Valentine Card Crafts I found around the web. Valentine’s Day homemade cards are meaningful and unique.  I just think these are some of the cutest ones out there! I hope you find some you want to make!  ...more

Are My Christmas Card Photos a Lie?

I have a confession. The Christmas cards currently lying on our kitchen table, half addressed and still needing stamps -- while lovely -- are a lie. Okay, maybe they are not completely a lie. They just don't tell the whole story. ...more
Awww, lovely piece. I have 4 year old twins, and understand completely. The other day, when one ...more

Goodbye, Cath, we'll miss you so!

This week Cath Edvalson announced she's leaving Paper Crafts magazine, and I just about cried. Her blog, Moxie Fab World, is one of my favorite blogs ever. I know it's technically owned by Papercrafts magazine, but I never connected with their main blog the way that I did with pretty much everything that Cath posted....more

This Valentine's Day My Heart Belongs To....Optimus Prime?

I love making crafts - knitting, scrapbooking or making cards, collages or photos, you name it and I'm game to try making it.  Like any crafty mom, I’ve spent the past few weeks  scouring the web for super cute and easy Valentine’s Day ideas and pinning them to my “Craft Ideas” Pinterest board.  My hope was to make some fun handmade Valentine craft/card with my kindergartener son to give out his class. ...more

Card Making...

Make Your Own Paper Lavendar Flowers

Lavendar Flower...more

Canvas Christmas Card Holder