January 2012

Stop Waisting Vinyl

Stop Wasting Silhouette Vinyl!

As you guys know, I'm working on updating and organizing my Office/Craftroom. The result, I am learning a TON! And the latest, I figured out when I was TRYING to take a nap... I popped up and had to try [...]


Paperweight – Who’d a Thunk It!

Need something to hold down your Silhouette Vinyl, Stencil paper, transfer, fabric from moving around, wrapping paper from rolling up, all those things that you need to cut before it runs away or rolls up? My Mom had asked me [...]


My Hidden Stash

I'm in the process of redecorating and organizing my Office/Craftroom and just had to share my favorite part!  The refreshment area for an afternoon pick-me-up. ;-) It looks seemingly innocent area, right?  My single cup Keurig, with a bowl of [...]


Hide that Powerstrip in 3 Easy Steps

Need a little space or get annoyed with how visible power strips can be? You can hide it in 3 easy steps. All you need: A little Velcro Power Strip Hot Glue gun And it's as easy as 1, 2, [...]


Year of Organization – So MUCH To Do!!!

My New Year's Resolution is to organize my house.  Um yeah - the house...:) I'll take my time with it, after all I have a whole year!  But I definitely don't want to scramble at the last minute (I remember [...]


Shopping Find – Milk Bottle Measuring Cups :)

I LOVE Anthropology and not just their clothes but all of the fun nicknacks they have. Check out these really neat stack-able measuring cups that make a Milk Bottle!!! It looks so simple and clean - I just love it! [...]

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Tonight we could’ve lost it all.

 Tonight we could've lost it all, had it not been for God and a non-toxic cleaner. Tonight I came home from a little shopping and found Ben pretty upset - the kids were in their rooms, cleaning, and he was [...]

Project Spreadsheet

How to Get It All Done!

I'm a Mom of two, wife, domestic engineer (aka housewife), craft blogger and Project Manager for a Software Implementation company - I'm a do-it-aller just like many of you! I get a lot of comments from friends, coworkers and even [...]

Fabric.com Gift Certificate Giveaway

Are you ready to see who won the Fabric.com $25 Gift Certificate?? Well, the wait is over! the winner is comment #3! WOOT WOOT!! congrats Cathy! Didn’t win the Fabric.com Gift Certificate? Don’t worry, you can still shop - and [...]

Chocolate Painting Party

Chocolate and Painting Party with Instructional Video

Last week Amanda and I hosted a Chocolate and Painting party, she brought the chocolate and I brought the painting - oh what a combo!  That was my version of heaven: 14 bars of chocolate, painting and surrounded by great [...]

Pillow Talk

His and Hers Pillows – Silhouette Cameo

A really good friend of mine gave me a Silhouette Cameo (Silhouette)and Silhouette Fabric Ink Starter Kit for Christmas.  I was so excited I teared up!  This will be the first of many little Silhouette projects :)..I can't believe what [...]

$25 Gift Certificate for Fabric.com!

GIVEAWAY: a $25 Gift Certificate from Fabric.com HOW TO ENTER:  Simply leave a comment on this post telling me the first craft you would make with your purchase. Giveaway ends January 9th 2012 at 11:59pm ET.  The winner will be [...]