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Baby Announcements

I finally finished Avery’s birth announcements! She is only two weeks old today lol but hey, handmade with a newborn- things move a little more slowly. They are actually done sooner than I thought they would be, I am going to mail them out tomorrow. What do you think? Also, today it became official that […]

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Crafting for a Cause- Mod Podge Notebooks

I have seen this project around bloggy land and though I couldn’t craft the gorgeous sewn composition book cover that Alida has a tutorial for here, I do have a bunch of scrapbook paper and some mod podge to help with her wonderful Write It Out project. If you haven’t seen this around you have […]

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Mod Podge Glass Candles

I was using Mod Podge on a few composition books for a project I am going to post tomorrow and wanted to keep the decoupage fun going and so I went shopping at one of my favorite places- my hall closet. What can I say, I am a big fan of the price of all […]

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Valentine Wooden Blocks

Being a preschool teacher has given me the eye for many unusual things that I can’t even think about throwing away- they can always have a purpose. While this occasionally drives my husband nuts, he deals with me and my scrap wood, styrofoam, beads, bobbles, branches, concrete blocks and other number of odd scraps I […]

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Fast and Easy Valentines

I made these for my husbands class, he isn’t so excited to bring them but his co-workers know by now that he doesn’t have a say in this kind of thing and to expect it from me. Hey if you want the random cookie or brownie platter then you take the corny Valentines too right?!?! […]

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Baby Shower Thank You Cards

I got my thank you cards for the baby shower out today and though it was a week ago, I think I get some extra time for hand made cards right?!!? I had so much paper left over from the candy bar wrappers that I had plenty for the cards and they correspond quite nicely […]

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Candy Bar Party Favor

I meant to post this yesterday, but there was and ugly storm and it made all my errands take twice as long as they should have and by the time I got home, there was no time left in the day.These were the party favor for my baby shower and I had been wanting a […]

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Guy Themed Invitations

I always find it challenging to make invitations for events that are for primarily guys like these Me and My Special Guy invites because all the frills I usually like so much are not appropriate, plus, I guess it just does not come up that often. On the other hand, invites like mothers day or […]

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Baby Shower Invites

One of my new years resolutions is to post on my blog more!!! Now that the holidays are over, things are finally calming down a bit- but only for a little while because my due date for baby is coming sooner and sooner! With that in mind I wanted to post my baby shower invites […]

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Holiday Cards

I made these for one of the girls at work and she gave me the picture (which is an adorable idea by the way right?!) and requested “season’s greetings” because she would be sending to people who celebrate various holidays and otherwise let me do whatever I wanted- which is fun and challenging at the […]

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