Crafts

Easy Chunky Hand-Knitted Blanket

I’ve been MIA from posting for months, and it’s mainly because I’ve been so sick! Morning sickness has kicked my butt the past few months, but I’m finally starting to feel like myself again. It’s about time, as I’m just about halfway! If you missed the announcement, yes, we’re having a BABY GIRL in May!!!!…… Continue reading Easy Chunky Hand-Knitted Blanket

Art · Crafts · Uncategorized

Yarn Pumpkins with Balloons

Fall break has only just begun, and I am going seriously stir-crazy already! We had plans to work on our pavers, as the weather would finally be nice enough, and then the wind decided to blow twenty miles per hour. It’s so sunny and warm, but the wind is awful! Sooo basically, our plans are…… Continue reading Yarn Pumpkins with Balloons

Crafts · Fabric · Sewing, Quilts, Baby, Crafts

Modern Hexagon Quilt

I love to quilt. And when I found out one of my closest friends was having a baby, I was so excited to make her upcoming little one a baby quilt. I had seen quilts all over Pinterest done with a hexagon pattern, which I really loved. I decided to make my own hexagon pattern…… Continue reading Modern Hexagon Quilt

Art · Crafts · Teaching

Salt Dough Handprint Bowl

This post contains affiliate links, which means that each click and purchase gives a small portion of the proceeds to me. Please note: This costs you nothing extra, and helps me be able to continue my many craft and sewing projects, along with our home improvement projects! We have been so busy working on our…… Continue reading Salt Dough Handprint Bowl

Art · Crafts · Paint · Teaching

Colorful Painted Paper Plate Flowers

This article contains affiliate links. Thank you!  I’ve been fighting a nasty sinus infection for weeks. I finally caved and went to Urgent Care, where I was prescribed a nasal steroid and antibiotic. After three days of being on the medicine, I’m finally starting to feel more like myself! Which is awesome, because we have…… Continue reading Colorful Painted Paper Plate Flowers

Crafts · Teaching

DIY Christmas Sharpie Plates

I know I haven’t posted in a while, and it isn’t just because of the busy holiday season. We took a family cruise to the Caribbean, and were gone for the entirety of my Christmas break. Saying that this was the best vacation EVER is a complete understatement. If you’ve never gone to the Caribbean,…… Continue reading DIY Christmas Sharpie Plates

Crafts

Burlap Christmas Garland

I had seen the cutest, farmhouse style Christmas decoration on Pinterest. It also looked easy, which I was all about! This craft took a strand of clear Christmas lights, scissors, and 2 inch strips of red, green, and brown burlap. The first step is finding a pattern you want to follow to tie your burlap…… Continue reading Burlap Christmas Garland

Crafts · IKEA Hack · Uncategorized · Upcycle

Coffee Table IKEA Hack

When Chris and I first got married, we headed to IKEA to check out some options for furnishing our very first apartment. I LOVE IKEA and was so excited to take a trip to Sandy, Utah and take Chris on his very first IKEA experience! We picked up a variety of things, one being the…… Continue reading Coffee Table IKEA Hack

Cabinet · Chalk · Crafts · Fabric · ModPodge · Paint · Rustoleum · Upcycle

Upcycled Metal Cabinet

This summer, I’ve been helping my grandma reorganize the sewing room in her house. In her sewing room were two old, beat-up metal cabinets full of craft supplies. Here’s the before: We didn’t want to get rid of them due to their functionality and storage space, but we also didn’t love them. You know what…… Continue reading Upcycled Metal Cabinet