Archive | March, 2011

Clean & Scentsible: Pebble Boot Tray

31 Mar

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With Spring under way there is an awful lot of mud out there! Clean and Scentsible has made a very cute solution to this mud truckin’ around-

No Soliciting Sign |Vinyl|

24 Mar

Have I ever mentioned we live in an apartment? A 1031 sq ft 2 bedroom apartment. We upgraded, from an 836 sq ft 2 bedroom… which we upgraded from a 679 sq ft 1 bedroom, which we upgraded from a 400 sq ft studio. At this rate, I’ll get my ranch style 4 bedroom 2.5 […]

Photoshop Tip: High Pass

23 Mar

I had some photos my dad took that were really cute but kind of too “soft” and some even, out of focus it seemed. My husband showed me a trick that doesn’t necessarily fix it but can make it look a heck of a lot better. I’ll show you what it is… Here’s my original:And […]

B is for Boy: Travel Bib

22 Mar

Fine Finds Friday Link Participant B is for Boy! has a tutorial for this Travel Bib that all mom’s will appreciate! And now that I have a sewing machine, I’m adding this to my list of “To Do”s too! ­čÖé Click here to check it out

Paisley Passions: Menu Board

17 Mar

Step aside boring, cliche’,┬ápredictable┬ámenu board! Paisley Passions has a whole new idea to offer:┬á Paisley Passions Menu Board: It is TOO cute, SO clever and very functional! Click on over to see her tutorial so you can make it too!!!

All Things Thrifty: Mom’s Ultimate Survival Kit

16 Mar

My purse is a mess! Stage 4 pack rat purser! I have random things that I just KNOW I’m going to need while out and about some day so I don’t take them out of my purse. It’s an adventure just digging through my purse to find a pen, or Kleenex, etc. I’ve seen those […]


12 Mar

Our first giveaway is now completed and I already have an offer in line for another giveaway very soon. With this giveaway, you were entered by simply becoming a follower. 15 minutes ago I drew a follower from a hat to win this month’s giveaway. Are you ready to see who it was that magically […]

St. Patrick’s Day Kitchen Towels

10 Mar

St. Patrick's Kitchen Towels

Walking around Target the other day I found a pack of 3 kitchen towels on sale for $2.08. They had a couple different colors, but I snagged the last green with a specific craft in mind for a certain Holiday rapidly approaching. Okay, you guessed it. I’m making┬áSt. Patrick’s Day Kitchen Towels. I started with […]

Draft Cover Tutorial

9 Mar

This winter was brutal! Freezing rain and wind. I’ve mentioned it before, a co-worker of mine *GAVE* me a (BRAND NEW) sewing machine the day before 3 consecutive snow days. AH-mazing. So I got busy and made some draft covers for my brother in law’s cold, drafty apartment (and then I’m making some for me!). […]

Baby Towel Apron

3 Mar

My little girl has out grown her Hooded Baby Towels and I’m too cheap to go out and buy bigger ones. Seriously, why can’t she use the same size ones as mom and dad? I’ll tell you why, because juggling a baby and an over sized towel is a handful! Here’s my simple solution: Take […]