40+ Gardening Tips

I have a confession to make, It’s nearly April and I haven’t touched my garden. I haven’t even planned out the beds for this coming year, which if you know me, is kind of a big deal. So last night I spent entirely too much time looking up gardening tips and getting myself in the growing mood ....more

Origami Inspired Felt Bowls

Over the last year I've seen a number of DIY leather catch-all bowls but, and I'm going to be honest here, I don't normally craft with leather, and even if I did, I'd be terrified of mess-ups! Thankfully felt is an affordable crafting medium I feel confident creating with.When I started playing around with a few pieces I was actually hoping to make a felt origami dress, that didn't happen, but I was able to create this little bowl and thought it was the perfect budget-friendly alternative to those leather varieties.Continue Reading.. ....more

DIY Decorative Cork Coasters

This Crafty Hangout is being sponsored by Consumer Crafts. As always the opinions expressed are my own.Usually when we get a minute to ourselves it’s literally that, a minute here or there! The great thing about being a crafter is that it's easy to find projects that let us stretch our creative muscles within that time frame ....more

Recycled Coffee Sleeve Bracelet

We are a family of recyclers, which is why I was so excited to be a part of this month’s Craft Lightning-15 Minute Craft Series featuring Recycled Crafts! There will be over 25 quick, recycled crafting projects, so be sure to click on the link at the end of this post. But before you go, check out our contribution, this stylish number! ...more

Toddler Time: Felt Faces

It’s time for another quick craft to keep your little one occupied, Felt Faces! Have you ever watched a toddler when they realize they have a nose? Sometimes they’ll spend the entire day sniffing, pointing to it, and then pointed to yours! ...more

(this moment)

{this moment} ~ A Friday ritual. A single photo - no words - capturing a moment from the week ....more

Stamped Tie-On Tassel

I created this simple Tie-On Tassel using a PSA Essentials Stamper on cloth! Pretty awesome, huh? Tassels are an easy to make, home décor staple and being able to personalize them with stamps allows you to incorporate them into the signature look or theme of any room ....more

Mod Podge Fun: The Guitar Session

As a crafty blogger, sometimes I feel like every project that I share has to be new and on point with the latest trends. The problem is, sometimes the crafts that fill my weekend aren’t those things. They’re simple DIY projects, or classic crafts, that rely on the same staple techniques, tools, and products people have been using for years ....more

March is Read Aloud Month

Did you know that March is Read Aloud Month, and today is World Read Aloud Day? I’m so honored to be partnering with Read Aloud 15 MINUTES to help raise awareness to the power and importance of reading aloud to our children! Throughout the month, I’ll be sharing interesting facts regarding reading aloud to our children on Facebook, Twitter, and Instragram ....more

Crock Pot Glazed Pork Tenderloin

If you’ve been following me for very long you already know that on occasion I’m bitten by the freezer meal bug. It usually only lasts a week, or if I actually get things in the freezer, a month. On even rarer occasion, I’ll hunt down a good crockpot recipe, but forget about it until lunch and by then it’s too late in the day ....more