Made by You Wednesday

I am a long time user of picnik (an awesome photo editing site) but was clueless of the endless, amazing things that can be done with this site. Jill over at Homemade by Jill has the most amazing tutorial on how to make printable like this one...I actually used her method to make my cute sidebar … [Continue reading...]

Barefoot Contessa

Ina Garten (i.e., Barefoot Contessa) might be my favorite cook. Seriously everything she makes is sooooo tasty... I made this cake last 4th of July and it was amazing! I will make it every 4th from now on... yes, it is that good. Enjoy and happy 4th!Ingredientsnocoupons18 tablespoons (2 1/4 … [Continue reading...]

The New Look

yes, I might have a little blog design OCD...but I am done now! I am... for sure... I promise... (?)by the way, I have an amazing 4th of July cake recipe that is a must! Will post tomorrow... … [Continue reading...]

Handstitched Friday

Bath Turtle TutorialWhat you need:microfiber cleaning pads  (I got a pack of 4 from the dollar store)scissors & pinsneedle & threadfray check Directions:Step One:Cut microfiber cleaning pad as shown. Step two: Remove sponge from the pieces.  Step three:Cut off sharp edges. … [Continue reading...]

Wrap it up!

"Miss M" had a b-day recently and I was out of wrapping paper... but material was plentiful. The result?... perfection. It was seriously the most beautiful present that I have ever given. Give it a try... imagine your crafty-friend's face when she realizes she gets some awesome fabric too. So fun!As … [Continue reading...]

Adorable Hedgehog! and a sneak peak!

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