Emily Dickinson HOW happy is the little stone That rambles in the road alone, And does n’t care about careers, And exigencies never fears; Whose coat of elemental brown 5 A passing universe put on; And independent as the sun, Associates or glows alone, Fulfilling absolute decree In casual simplicity.
Today I wanted to share my favorite poem with you. It's a poem that my dad learned in school, taught us, and it's one that he can still recite today. It's about a boy who's sick in bed but lets his imagination and toys take him away to the land of counterpane. The photo below… Continue reading The land of Counterpane
A few weeks ago my son Zack came home VERY excited about a project he had to do for class. His grade was having a bartering fair and each kid had to bring handmade items, create an advertising poster and barter!!! We made crayons. I got all types of molds (a set of 12 for… Continue reading This for that..School Project
Need a clever Valentine's Day present that's super cute and inexpensive? Why not take a look at our faux candy heart rings in our newest etsy shop, Sideshows: https://www.etsy.com/listing/119575027/heart-candy-ring-conversation-hearts They cost $5.99 (adult rings) and only $3.50 (for the child size version) This is a perfect favor idea and perhaps a cute romantic gift as… Continue reading Conversation Hearts!
Just listed in our etsy shop, butterfly cake toppers that coordinate perfectly with our pinwheels (40 colors to choose from) https://www.etsy.com/listing/119496488/butterfly-cupcake-topper I knew these would be a hit with my kids. After taking these photos I decided to leave a few of the cupcakes out without saying a thing. After eying them, smelling them,… Continue reading 3D Butterfly Cupcake toppers
I love collaborating with photographers, they know exactly what they need and have an eye for seeing the beauty in truly anything! I asked Nicole, the photographer of this session, to give me an idea of a Save the Date sign that she would like to use and this was the sign I designed for… Continue reading Save the Date
I live with boys and I love everything about the fact that I am the only girl in the house.... BUT sometimes it just feels so good to make an all pink cake topper for a baby girl. My customers let me in on their lives in such a personal way. I feel so privileged… Continue reading First cake topper of the year!