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DIY Lace Crown Photo Prop

15 Jun

For Roslyn’s 1 month baby pictures, I decided to make a photo prop. Allow me to show you how to make a Lace Crown like this: Supplies You’ll Need: LaceGlossy Accents Paint Fine Glitter Glue First, I measured my baby’s head. I wasn’t sure what kind of look I was going for. I knew it […]

Baby Hair Headbands |Revisited|

12 Jun

Remember my tutorial on making Baby Hair Headbands? It’s the craft that keeps on giving! ๐Ÿ˜‰ My youngest sister had her first baby last December. Her now 6 month old is still bald as can be! (except for the random patch of peach fuzz on top) So, being the bestest Aunt that I am, I […]

I’m 2 Shirt

6 Jun

During the chaos that often occurs when you bring a newborn home, my daughter also turned two! I had high hopes for her birthday party this year. I was going to go all out. I had a theme (Little Einsteins… she’s obsessed), and the funds to go crazy (we had saved up, we even wanted […]

Dying A Stained Shirt

3 May

I ย always say how funny it is that a baby’s first year of life you always back extra clothes because you never know with spit up or spill outs. Then for about a year, you’re free and clear. But the second year, you’re back to packing extra clothes because there is no keeping a kid […]

Star Trek and Power Ranger Onesies

15 Feb

I had the privelage of meeting my nephew Dominic for the first time a couple weeks ago. I’m kind of known in my extended family for personalized onesies and t-shirts. What can I say? I love my silhouette and I know how to use it! ๐Ÿ™‚ Don’t be a hater.Dominic was no exception to my […]

How To Make Hair Headbands

2 Sep

My poor child is bald. Not bald, bald. Not as bald as I was as a baby. I don’t think I grew hair until I was almost 3!!! My Jo has a weird military mullet, as been previous described by a passerby. Thanks, stranger. She has nothing on the sides, pin straight strands on top, […]

Alphamom: Sandpaper Printed T-Shirt

16 Aug


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There are a lot of ways to personalize a t-shirt. You can buy iron-on applique at a craft store. You can do heat transfer vinyl with your craft cutter. You can do freezer paper applique… the list goes on and on. But honestly, in the year of blog searching that I’ve been doing I have […]

Custom Cuff Links

18 Jun

This was so fun to make and would be an easy Father’s Day, Birthday, or Christmas gift for dad! I found blank cuffs at Hobby Lobby for $1.99 for a pair but I bought them during a sale so mine were 50% off. There were only 1 kind of blank cuffs available, they there silver […]

Creative Urges: Ruffle Romper

20 Apr

When I was pregnant I had purchased this adorable lace romper from etsy: (Jolene age 4 months) And I recently went back on to see about getting one for Jo’s first birthday party (yes, it is coming up! yikes!) when I found the prices have spiked and I just can’t justify spending $34 on a […]

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! ๐Ÿ™‚ Click here to check it out