It’s been a long move. First, our stuff (read: my sewing machine) was in storage for almost 3 months. Then, when I finally found it in one of about 50 boxes labeled “Crafts”, I couldn’t find the power cord! I’m pretty sure it was wrapped in some packing paper that got put in a packing… Read More
Whew! What a whirlwind. Holidays…I’m on the fence about them. Seriously. So, we’ve had company for a while, and we’ve been unpacking, and of course there was Christmas and New Years and my kid’s 5th birthday and my birthday and Thanksgiving…I’m pretty sure it’s naptime. Anyway, I got this month’s issue of Everyday Food at… Read More
This year, we went to Wings Over Houston – advertised as one of the top five air shows in the country. Sadly, my 4 year old really only wanted to go in the bouncy house, but I loved it. The best part was a reenactment of the attack on Pearl Harbor called Tora Tora… Read More
Quick! I need cookie ideas for my son’s class THIS Friday. He’s not a big cupcake fan, and I don’t want to burden the preschool teachers with anything crazy like a full cake that needs cutting, plates, silverware, etc. I’d like to make some cool frosted cookies… One other problem – he’s not that crazy… Read More
Cute overload. This isn’t exactly gift items, but it bears reposting…for the picky kids in your life : http://www.cutefoodforkids.com/ Now, down to the holiday madness. Today’s theme is upper crust. Handmade isn’t your grandma’s crocheted toilet paper cover anymore. Are you as crazy for mid-century goodness as I am? Check outthe classy tree skirts at… Read More
I have found so much cute stuff, but I don’t always have just the right person in mind…so I thought I’d share some of my favorite handmade finds for holiday gift ideas. For the dog lover in your life: http://www.etsy.com/shop/scratchandsniff http://www.etsy.com/shop/blennox Adorable.
How cool is that…I’m one comment away from 1000 comments! Awesome. During my brief blogging haitus due to moving from CA to TX, lots of people have been finding my free hex templates and my hand sewn hex tutorial. I love link backs (hint hint) – seeing new hex projects is super fun. Look at… Read More
It’s official – we’re moving to Texas. It’s actually been official for a few weeks and things have been pretty crazy around here – hence the total lack of blogging. The movers come on Tuesday, and I’m totally unprepared. Luckily, they’re doing all the packing. Lucky for me, anyway. For them – not so lucky.… Read More
ninja-bugs_ab_detail, originally uploaded by Beaty Family Fun. Here’s my fabric design from Heather Ross’ class! More info coming soon.
Chairs pjs on Make it or Break it! I knew I liked this show :) I couldn’t find a still. Update, 8/11 – Payson was wearing brides munki munki pjs on last night’s episode! Very cool. She’s clearly a fan!