New York Journal

Remember my trip this spring to New York City? I had a great time. And to remember it, I put together this quick little journal full of the memories. I started with the binder Jen put together. She had given all of us the binder to hold the goodies she sent out in preparation of […]

Welcoming a Baby Boy

A dear friend of mine will be welcoming a new baby boy this fall. For her shower, I made her this adorable blanket with Minky fabric and using this tutorial. I was initially worried about using such a soft material, but the tutorial was well written and I had no problems. At all. It came […]

Paint Square

I posted about these amazing works of art from Etsy Shop Paint Square a few weeks ago, and apparently my In-Laws read the post. They surprised me with this beautiful Paint Square for my birthday. I love it. Just need to figure out where to hang it, and then hand Husband the hammer! Still a […]

Ahhhh…..Baby Giraffe…..

I have a soft spot for Giraffes. I have an even softer spot for Baby Giraffes. Isn’t he just precious? This amazing print is the work of photographer Sharon Montrose. She specializes in animal photography. And I have to say, her work is something special. Check out here blog here, and her Etsy shop here. […]


Have a great weekend. I’ll be checking out the artists at Highland Fest and  dipping my feet in the neighborhood wading pool. I’m also gearing up for a really big week next week. Really, you ask? Yep, stay tuned! It will be fun!

Checkbook Cover

I know, I know, nobody writes checks anymore. Or so I thought, until I went to my new acupuncturist, who ONLY takes checks. Really? Wow. Good thing I had just made this adorable, and highly functional checkbook cover. Not only did I have my checkbook with me, but I was proud to pull it out […]