Writing A Craft Book: The Fascinating Rewards That Come From Sharing What You Know

In my last post I wrote about why I think it's so important to share your ideas. ...more

Writing A Craft Book: Why It's Important To Share Your Ideas

A few days ago I got an advance shipment of my new book, Boho Chic Jewelry,and I couldn't be more excited! Yay! It's finally here! ...more

Look! Mom's Dishes! ...Connections To Our Past

 Sometimes I think I have the best job in the world, getting to work with beautiful china pieces day in and day out...sometimes it actually feels more like a privilege ...more

The Thankful Tree

One of my favorite quotes is from John Adams, who wrote, "I long for the rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children." ...more
Very pretty <3, It reminds me to Tanabata Festival in ...more

What Does Upcycled Mean? Recycling & Upcycling Explained

  Recycling, Repurposing, Upcycling – what’s the difference? …and what exactly is Upcycling?   ...more