Monthly craft challenge – cork

For the past year Wanda (A Wandafulthing) and I have been doing a monthly craft challenge.  I can't believe this is the final month.  It has been fun and some months more challenging than others being the non-DIYer here. I did my December craft the end of October as knew November and December were going to … Continue reading Monthly craft challenge – cork

What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

The year is flying by.  Hope you enjoy what caught my eye in the past month and maybe get a few ideas and some motivation. Check out these cross-stitch installations by Raquel Rodrigo.  They are incredible. I have a new necklace!  Check out RitaVanTassel. Over at Hative you can find some creative home organizing ideas.  I love the peg … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

Creating your Vision Board – why you should

I am too excited to have Wanda from A Wandafulthing guest post on my blog!  She is the reason I have one!  Thank you! xo Have you ever taken a course or a class where you were a true novice? You get all excited because you are there to learn something totally new and you naively … Continue reading Creating your Vision Board – why you should

Craft Challenge – Recycle Containers

For the past 10 months my friend and fellow blogger Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I have been challenging ourselves monthly to tackle a craft.  This month it was use a recycle container.  I used a milk carton as I needed something to organize a drawer in my kitchen and thought the sturdier carton would … Continue reading Craft Challenge – Recycle Containers

What caught my eye – favorites for the past month

I can't believe another month has flown by.  I had lots of plans for September.  I started my bullet journal and it has kept me focused on a few things, but I will be migrating a few items over to this month.  Sigh. I still haven't pulled out my fall/winter clothes yet.  Even though I … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites for the past month

Monthly challenge – mason jar

This month our craft challenge was to use a mason jar.  Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I have been challenging ourselves monthly for the past year to be creative!  Over at Yesterday on Tuesday I saw this sweet pineapple mason jar and knew what I wanted to tackle. I used craft paint I had at home which … Continue reading Monthly challenge – mason jar

Monthly Craft Challenge – terracotta pot !

If you are just tuning in Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I are doing a monthly craft challenge.  This month it was a terracotta pot.  I am trying to use what I already have available in my craft challenges (if I can).  I had the pot and the yarn so went to work. I decided … Continue reading Monthly Craft Challenge – terracotta pot !

Monthly craft challenge – fabric

If you are just tuning in Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I have been challenging ourselves monthly for the past year to use an item in a creative way.  This month was fabric.  I don't have a sewing machine so I knew I had to start looking at other creative ways to produce my item! … Continue reading Monthly craft challenge – fabric

Entryway light fixture – HELP!!

I have always been someone who is slow at making decisions.  I weigh the pros and cons (maybe too much!) below deciding.  I am getting better at pushing my boundaries as I create the life I want.  This involves renovating and putting my stamp on my home.  During the past few years I have completed … Continue reading Entryway light fixture – HELP!!

Monthly craft challenge – embroidery hoop

Welcome to our monthly craft challenge.  Wanda, over at A Wandafulthing, and I started this craft challenge in January as something  fun for the year.  We just threw out ideas of items that were easily accessible. I can't believe now we are halfway through the year. Wanda is the craft diva of the two of us … Continue reading Monthly craft challenge – embroidery hoop