Walk through your local craft store. It’s overwhelming! Just stepping into the store I feel like my creative juices are on overload. Oh, the Crafts I Would Buy! I’m like a dog drooling over a bone! I see silk floral arrangements on my left, oh what wonderful wreaths I could make. I see little mason jars… Read More
Last year, the dog of a sweet lady I know from church got really sick. Her dog, Gracie, was like one of her kids. The vet basically told her that Gracie was going to die and he would make the dog as comfortable as possible. My friend was so upset. To help ease her sadness, I decided… Read More
For Drew’s 7th birthday, he wanted a Star Wars Theme Party. I started really planning his party in January and slowly worked on projects as the end of February drew closer. Then it was crunch time and my mom and I spent the last week running around and cramming as many of the fine details… Read More
Creating this Bigfoot Tracks Cake was actually pretty simple. I hate chocolate cake so I hardly ever make it and by hardly I mean never! I followed the recipe on the back of the Hershey cocoa powder container and let me tell you, something was seriously off (according to Marie). Since it wasn’t as tasty… Read More
This Heart Thumbprint Key Chain is an easy make for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Christmas, or a parent/grandparent birthday. I made this as a gift for my mom. My mother, like most moms, loves all things that have to do with her grandchildren/children, so I took some polymer clay and my son’s fingerprint and made a… Read More
Last year, Drew had a wonderful teacher. She was so awesome, not only with him but with all of her kids. On the last day of school, the School Board honored her with “Teacher of the Year!” Throughout the year, I made a point to send in little gifts that would let her know how… Read More
In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, these Lucky Charms Treat Bags are perfect for classmates to enjoy. This is such a simple project, so making a bunch for a whole class won’t take too long, especially if you get the kiddos in on the fun. I’m always a fan of free child labor when it comes to… Read More
All the ideas you need to put on a great Harry Potter Birthday Party!