Lots of people don’t have the budget for photoshop… but I think I can safely say all of us LOVE the free alternatives (Pickmonkey) While Picmonkey doesn’t have the same advance editing capabilities as photoshop, you can still make your photos pop by giving them a white background using curves and clone.  This may not be the […]

June 29, 2012

Some of you may have seen my “Hoodie to Hippo” tutorial. I had some left over fabric, so I decided to make a “Hoodie to T Rex” stuffed animal too.  With that said, meet Mr. T. (haha! We decided we couldn’t name him Rex, and them my husband said we should name him after Mr. […]

June 26, 2012

  I love the look of Topiaries so very much! Here is a way to get (I mean, MAKE) them on the cheap. Because I am too cheap to actually buy those foam balls at the craft store.. I made my own out of a baking soda corn starch clay & put that over an […]

June 20, 2012

This is what I call a “Have Your Amazing Husband Do It For You” project. 🙂 It all started when I was looking at all the left over crown molding boards we had accumulated.  I had previously made some gorgeous Candle Pillars in three different heights (Tutorial Found Here) and then I was inspired to make a long Candle Pillar […]

June 15, 2012

Meet Walli! She loves to splash around and have a blast! Okay enough with the rhymes. Here are the instructions to make this adorable whale, which can also be used multipurpose as a Pillow Pet! Please, don’t redistribute or sell this pattern and/or items made from this pattern and tutorial. I reserve all rights to […]

June 11, 2012

You see a lot of “sock animals” and I thought, “Why not something bigger, like a hoodie?”  So meet “Hoodie the Hippo!” So here is how I made him: . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Have a wonderful weekend! 

June 9, 2012

This is the simplest tutu you will ever make- and adjustable! Just measure out the circumference you need in yarn (plus a little more for tying) and knot strips of tulle onto the yarn! I  knotted two strips at once because it’s faster that way.  My cutie pie at 1 week old! She is made […]

June 7, 2012

Affiliate links are included in this post. All opinions are my own, because I only promote things that I love and think you will love too Some people feel very strongly about using only disposables or only cloth diapers. I’m somewhere in the middle (see bottom of post for pros and cons!) I was very […]

June 4, 2012

These are the “Winter Wonderland Trees” I made for my December wedding. It’s a great way to dress up an event without a pricey tag.          They were gorgeous. I don’t think the pictures do them justice!     I had my amazing man cut down three pine trees. We stripped the nettles […]

June 1, 2012