I’m published..whaat!

OK, SO...It's been a while since I updated my blog....I actually have a new blog which I have been posting to (more about that to come) Exciting news...I published my first book this week- 'Sermon notes for teens'- it's actually more of a guided journal than a book and, it was birthed out of a… Continue reading I’m published..whaat!


Our invitations are hankies! :)

One of the perks of having a small wedding is that you can include special details on a much smaller scale. For the invites we wanted to create a vintage-y, romantic look that would also be a keepsake for our parents. The idea of printing on cloth really appealed to me. Greg wears pink very… Continue reading Our invitations are hankies! 🙂

100 Adorable Printables {they’re all free}

an oldie, still a goodie


You really can’t go wrong with this list! Have fun :O)


  1. Chevron Invitations & Tags – The TomKat Studio
  2. I’m Sew Very Happy Print – CRAFT
  3. Kokeshi Doll Recipe Cards – Creative Mamma
  4. Vintage Round Labels – Cathe Holden
  5. Summer Fruit Labels & Tags – Creature Comforts
  6. Gingham Set for School – Bird’s Party
  7. Whatever Is Printable – Arian Armstrong
  8. Vintage Shell Clip Art – Martha Stewart
  9. Beautiful Thank You Cards – Do-It-Yourself Invitations
  10. Toy Bin Storage Tags – Lily Jane
  11. Vintage Music Sheets – Crafty Secrets
  12. Star Trek Paper Dolls – Paper Thin Personas
  13. Lavender Wrapping Bands – Daily Suze
  14. Canning Party Printables – Cottage Industrial
  15. Star Wars Tags & Stickers – Living Locurto
  16. Vintage Inspired Placemats – The Pretty Blog
  17. Turquoise & Red Banner Invitations – HGTV
  18. Recycling Bin Labels – Poppytalk
  19. I Love Us Print – Eighteen25
  20. Mama’s Gonna Snap Poster –…

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30 days of design. Day 8: Whimsical Watercolor Letters, numbers, symbols

NEW SHOP ITEM!!!!! Perfect print to accent a baby room, bookshelf. or home decor To purchase print go here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/247185087/watercolor-letter-number-ampersand?ref=shop_home_active_1

Amateur screen printing

Last night the whole family(our family of 4, my parents, my sis and her family of 4) went out to dinner. After dinner all 10 of us made an impromptu trip to target. Impromptu trips are the best, impromptu trips to Target.. well now..how can that get any better? Full bellies, no rush, love..laughter..conversation... visual inspiration(color,… Continue reading Amateur screen printing

Spring miniature garden(aka grownup playhouse)

I am not a green thumb gardener but this year I plan on changing my colors. I  have been enamored with the miniatures section on etsy, impressed especial with the hand made minis.. garden fences, tiny lamp post and rustic benches that transport you to a sort of fantasy world that you design. Adding live… Continue reading Spring miniature garden(aka grownup playhouse)

Spring is Springing!

Made an easy valance for my laundry room window this morning using three lawn flags and some ribbon. (I purchased the flags at 'Fresh Vintage' by Amy. Amy gives wonderful decorating tips "there are no rules in decorating"..Fresh Vintage is my FAVORITE place to get lost and inspired) https://www.facebook.com/freshvintagebyamy Katie Daisy is a watercolor artist on… Continue reading Spring is Springing!

Neon slime..preschool fun!

My youngest son Ben loves squishy, gooey things so I knew we had to try making our own goo/slime. It was easier than I anticipated and  lots of fun! The first thing that he said while holding the fresh, pink goo in his 5 year old hands was, "I love you mom!"  Project success!! White… Continue reading Neon slime..preschool fun!

DIY Map covered Ampersand

Today my ampersand arrived in the mail from: http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodlandWords ( hand cut wood shapes) It took me 10 mins to decorate and display it using an old map as my decorative paper. Here's how simple it was: Trace shape and cut with scissors (don't have to be too neat with  the cutting but you should… Continue reading DIY Map covered Ampersand