Make A Cute Bag for Your Little Monster

I think all little kids go through the hoarding phase.  My little man Jack has  a favorite things collection that he just loves to haul around.  Its full of these horribly ugly little characters call trashies.  Don’t know what they are? Just ask him and you will know more than you ever wanted to about … [Read more…]

Super Hero Capes All Around

I have quite a few little super heroes in my life. (Or as my Jack used to call them -pooper heroes. I miss that!)  One day when I was in Hobby Lobby I came across a little pamphlet that gave directions on making  a super hero cape. I thought this would be the perfect Christmas … [Read more…]

Feeling Like My Old Elf Self

I’ve been making crafts since I was a little girl.  I grew up on the same farm as my Grandma Frances and spent hours at her house.  She taught me to sew by embroidering flour sack towels and she would buy little craft kits for us to do together.   It carried on with me as … [Read more…]

No Fireplace – No problem

I love fireplaces; I always have.  The only problem is – I don’t have one.  So a few years back I bought this cute electric stove to help fill the void. Now I know what you are thinking” wow her floor is really dirty there” and also probably “electric fireplace – ewe!”  For the first … [Read more…]

A Farm Winter Wonderland

Sometimes when I’m deciding if I should write about something I have to really think about if people will actually care about it or not.  Today’s post though is mainly for the Almen family.  It was such a beautiful day at the farm.  It’s like the sun and the land were showing off and daring … [Read more…]

BELIEVE You Can Make This Sign Knockoff

Sometimes when I am looking for decorating inspiration I like to look through some store ads and websites.  I love getting Pottery Barn and Pier 1 ads in the mail.  Every once in  a while I will splurge and buy something but most of the time I like to challenge myself to recreating it instead.  … [Read more…]