Month: January 2014

Free Printable Zombie Valentine #MyFavoriteBloggers

I hope that you aren’t getting tired of my free printable valentines…because I have another one to share with you today: Free Printable Zombie Valentine.  And, I’m sort of in love with it.  I know they are scaring and awful, but I kind of like Zombies.  Not really sure why…  And, with the new season …

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Free Printable Tractor Valentine

Hello, hello!  Today I am sharing a Valentine that I made for my son this year.  It is just a simple little design, but since I know the he isn’t the only little boy that loves tractors, I thought I’d share it here too.  And so, here it is, Free Printable Tractor Valentine! Anyone else …

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Embroidered Lace Clutch Tutorial

Thank you to Wholeport.com for sponsoring this post. Hello and thanks for stopping by today.  I have a fun little embroidered lace clutch tutorial to share with you.  Really, I’m just in love with this project.  It’s pretty, right?  It is one of those projects that I went into without a clear plan, just a …

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Free Printable Valentines to Color

Once again, it’s Tuesday, and I am pleased to be sharing another craft to do with your kids in preparation for Valentine’s Day: Free Printable Valentine’s to Color!  As I mentioned in my Unicorn Valentine’s post last week, my sweet husband allowed me to run off and take a 2 day course in Adobe Illustrator. …

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DIY Photo Booth Picture Strip for Valentines Day

**Quick Note**  My husband and I use this PRINTABLE AGENDA, which allows us to reconnect in a POWERFUL way.  Get it here: Thanks to my mom, I love love love creative photo projects.  So, I thought I’d share a special little project that you can easily make for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day: DIY Photo …

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Unicorn Valentines Free Printable

Soooo, I have a strange sense of humor, and this Unicorn Valentine Free Printable will get you in touch with that.  Anyone else here think that Unicorn Farts are funny?  No?  Well, I do! First off, thanks to my friends #MyFavoriteBloggers I have an (unhealthy?) affection for unicorns.  Also, my sweet husband allowed me to …

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22 Salad Recipes

Today I am excited to share 22 Salad Recipes with you that are not only healthy, but are sure to satisfy as well.  I am in love this this roundup because I love nothing more than a good, salad.  I love eating it, and I love how I feel when I eat it. How many …

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Valentine’s Treat Pouch and #MyFavoriteBloggers

Hello!  I have a sweet little project for you to stitch you for your sweetie with Valentine’s Day: Valentine’s Treat Pouch.  This project is made out of felt, just like the Valentine’s Treat Bags I shared yesterday, but this one takes a little bit more time, and therefore should be given to someone a little …

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Homemade Bubble Solution

Well, it’s Tuesday, and I’m back again with another fun project to do with your kids: Homemade Bubble Solution!  I know that bubble solution isn’t the most expensive thing to buy, but it is soooo cheap to make.  And, sometimes, in the late afternoon, when naps were too short and my husband is working late, …

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Reflection on Those Yucky Moments as a Mother

There have been a few really yucky moments in my short career as a mother.  For example, We were somewhere in rural Illinois, along one of the highways, stopped at a what could have been any gas station in rural America.  For being only the 1st of December, it was already bitterly cold, and my …

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25 Snow Inspired Crafts

Hi! Welcome to the first roundup of 2014: 25 Snow Inspired Crafts–because if there is anything to be inspired by these days, it’s snow (and cold).  At least here in Minnesota, winter came early and it is fierce!  Winter has never been my favorite season, and when the weather is this bitterly cold I often …

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Kid’s Craft: Edible Oatmeal Playdough

Hello!  Today’s project is simple and a bit messy–my favorite: Edible Oatmeal Playdough.  Today’s Edible Oatmeal Playdough is the first of many weekly kid’s crafts I hope to have on this blog, posting one each Tuesday.  I have resolved, among other things, to make my family and my kids a greater part of this blog. …

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Recognizing Miracles

Before I get back into the real business of blogging around here, I have a little personal Christmas miracle I’d like to share, if you will indulge me… I can not deny that I live a very blessed life.  From my husband to my children, my parents, my siblings, friends, our home…the blessings are overwhelming. …

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