A Table Makeover

When we moved into our home over a year ago, we had friends at the same time who moved and left us this table: It has been the perfect table for outside activities…painting, eating, and experiments of all kinds…BUT it needed an overhaul in a bad way.  One day… Read more »

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Ruffle, Ruffle, Ruffle Tutorial

Whew..this one has been a long time in the making!  After a hundred (yes, I really do mean a hundred) of emails and comments asking how exactly I made those ruffles: FINALLY, here are the specific directions on all 4 of them. {Raw Edge Single Ruffle} You will see this ruffle… Read more »

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Doodle Dinner Mats

I’m hoping a few of you relate to this scenario. It is 5:40 p.m. The hubby is due home in the next half hour and it is time to finish up (or start!) dinner preparations.  And then it begins. 5 minutes ago your children were happy and helpful..they… Read more »

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a little more scooby doo.

After deciding we were going to do a Scooby Doo treasure hunt during the party, I decided I at least had to make one thing for the party..and a special bag did just the thing! I simply took some free Scooby Doo clip art and cut out felt… Read more »

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My favorite ones yet! {A FREE DOWNLOAD}

A few days ago, I got an email from a sweet friend who asked me if I had seen these before: via Ballard Designs She wondered if I could come up with something in the same style that she could show on Studio 5. So I quickly came… Read more »

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baby shower inspiration.

My sister is having a baby soon and since it will be baby boy #2, opted for a baby “sprinkle” this time around..a small baby shower with just her closest friends and family to celebrate the soon-to-be arrival of her new baby.  I made a quick little invite… Read more »

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Scooby Doo Birthday Invitations

My youngest boy is turning 5 and adores Scooby Doo. And when I say adores…I mean LOVES with all his HEART! So we decided a Scooby Doo party is in order: I love coming up with the little details for my kids parties. I cannot say I throw extravagant… Read more »

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sneak peek!

Here is a quick sneak peek at what you will see today over at Positively Splendid: I loved doing this project..hope you do too! Let me know what you think.:) 0000

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Events, events, events.

Have you been following along in all of the events going on around blogland? Tomorrow I will be guest posting here: You don’t want to miss it…there will be a FREE download involved! Amy has put together a really fun event…if you have missed out at all, just… Read more »

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some lovely inspiration.

 Do you ever have an itch to just start something new? I am certainly a person who never does one thing for too long. Maybe that is why I have never mastered ONE thing, but have a passion and love for doing a lot of things.  This morning as I was perusing blogs,… Read more »

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A Lamp Makeover Story.

One of my favorite things is to look how someone takes something old and turns it into something new and exciting!  Today I am super excited to share with you a project that I have been wanting to do for awhile. Awhile ago I picked up this magazine… Read more »

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Ruffle Cards {free download}

I have a confession to make. I LOVE making cards.  I also LOVE recieving a homemade card…a little gift wrapped up in a little envelope. A few years ago I was a card making machine. I was part of 3 different card clubs and sold cards on the… Read more »

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