>A thankful Saturday morning…

>Do you ever feel like you’re surrounded by negativity? I’ve had a few weeks like this…so I wanted to make this a strictly happy post, about the things I’m grateful for this morning… 1. A clean playful dog who loves to snuggle with me in bed before we get up on a Saturday morning, and … Continue reading

>…and it makes my heart want to sing

>spring s.p.r.i.n.g. SPRING! It’s HERE!!!!! I don’t think you understand how happy this makes me 🙂 To celebrate, I made this: Want a tutorial? I’ve got one for you (even if you didn’t want one…muahaha) 😉 First, I got this sheet music for 25 cents at my local ReStore. They’re Easter hymns…perfect! I then tore … Continue reading

>Mirrored Centerpiece

>I shared this morning how I got some amazing thrifty things at my local ReStore lately…one of them being this little mirror: the beautiful detailing practically screamed, “Take me home now!” while it was surrounded by a pile of junk. Of course I listened! First step: CLEAN the mirror. I was surprised how it was … Continue reading

>Free & Cheap…just the way I like it

>After a very tiring work week, I ran to the closest ReStore to look for “treasures”. Last time I went, I really didn’t find much of anything. Yesterday, I scored! Wanna see?! I got this beauty for $4…don’t worry, she’ll be much prettier soon 🙂 Can’t wait! Bag of thread: $1.50Bag of buttons (I can’t … Continue reading

>Washer Necklace

>Ready for another hand-made Christmas gift? How about this necklace: I originally found the idea for this necklace at Oopsey Daisy, which directed me to this tutorial at Blue Cricket Design. You know what I say? Why re-create the wheel if someone’s done a beautiful job of writing a tutorial on making that wheel 🙂 … Continue reading

>Making art out of a cabinet door

>I’m so happy to be back after a few days of Christmas craziness. I was VERY busy crafting up until literally the last minutes, and now I can finally share the projects I have been working on with you! Just because I gave these as Christmas presents doesn’t mean they’re strictly for Christmas…so I thought … Continue reading