February 2012


New York Vacation: Serendipity and Empire State Building

Our first night in New York together ended with a delicious dinner at Serendipity and a view we'll never forget.  You HAVE to at least look at this dessert, it is hands down the BEST dessert I've ever had! Now, [...]

911 Memorial

New York Vacation: 911 Memorial

Ben and I recently went to New York City for a mini vacation, just the two of us.  We had a packed two days.  If you haven't seen what all we got in in just 4 hours, check out New [...]

Statue of Liberty

New York Vacation: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

My husband and I took off a few days of work and left the kids with Grandma and Grandpa to go to New York City.  With just two days in New York, we packed in everything that we could.  If [...]

Grow Your Blog – Blog Hop!!!

Are you ready to network?? Are you prepared to make some new bloggy friends?? Thanks to Live.Laugh.Rowe we have a Blog Hop to participate in!!! Well, here’s your chance! RULES: Link up to the homepage of your blog. ….then network. [...]

Cupcake Painting Party

Cupcake Painting Party – Painting Instructional Video

Last week Amanda had us over for an evening full of cupcakes, painting and good people. You could do the same and pull it off with just a little info from myself and Amanda.   A heavenly cupcake called, "Caramel Toffee [...]

How to Make Basket Liners

Tutorial – How to Make Basket Liners

I recently purchased some plain baskets for craftroom storage and wanted to spiff them up with some pretty fabric.  So I needed to make basket liners.  I've never made basket liners before and it took me two stabs at it [...]

Operation Organize Craftroom

Operation: Organize Craft Room – The Start

Part I of Organizing my home! Because I spend a majority of my days in my Craft/Workroom, which was a huge chaotic mess, I wanted to start there!  With a little muse, time and other resources, it is really coming [...]

Take Aim

Silhouette Toilet Fun

We recently changed out our kids toilet from a little Gerber Peewee Children's toilet and I had to make it more fun for them and address a little problem that boys seem to have. We originally had a normal size [...]

Cake Plate Modified

Turn a Cake Plate into a Tool Caddy

I'm always looking for something to keep my sewing tools handy and came up with a handy way to keep the tools close and also move the quickly out of my way when I need the room. I used: Some [...]