DIY

11 Feb valentines tea

This project began with a trip to the mall. I rarely, rarely go to malls. They're just not my scene. But, I decided to make a pilgrimage to H&M when my sister was in town recently. And that involved going to the mall (and also...

Read More

04 Feb a blessed DIY fail

Aren't these handcrafted marshmallows lovely? Can you tell how light and fluffy they are? Like little drops of heaven, I assure you.I didn't make them.I did, however, TRY to make my own homemade marshmallows. I HAD to. Last week was a toughie. Several people I...

Read More

21 Dec printable paper dolls

The weather is a little dreary today, so we spent the morning indoors playing with these fun printable paper dolls from weelife. They're free (woohoo!) and oh so adorable! I printed them on my home printer using heavy cardstock, then I made little cardboard stands...

Read More

08 Dec when life hands you lemons…

  Actually, the neighbors handed us lemons. An enormous bagful from the trees in their backyard, along with some tangelos and grapefruit, also from their yard. Gorgeous, right? But what do you do with 50 lemons? You make lemon curd.You can blame Charlie and Lola...

Read More