10 CHRISTMAS CRAFTS TO KEEP YOUR HOLIDAYS FESTIVE

10 CHRISTMAS CRAFTS TO KEEP YOUR HOLIDAYS FESTIVE

The holidays are here! Well, almost, but I’m the person who starts Christmas shopping by Labor Day. I love everything about the season: the traditions, the movies, the food, the weather, and of course, decorating. If you’re into Christmas crafts,...
Cloud Captain Knitted Hat (Free Pattern!)

Cloud Captain Knitted Hat (Free Pattern!)

This project began with Sarah & Duck. For those of you who don’t have kids, S&D is an adorable English cartoon that’s so fun to watch. The storylines are low-key (read: it’s QUIET) and the graphics are gorgeous. My son (Mister’s)...
DIY HOCUS POCUS CROSS-STITCH PATTERN

DIY HOCUS POCUS CROSS-STITCH PATTERN

Can we all agree that Hocus Pocus is the best Halloween movie of all time? The story, the 90’s nostalgia, the Divine Miss M? I was a wide-eyed 9-year-old when I saw it in the theater with my best friend. I was hooked, and watching it during Fall (and every other...
HOW TO CREATE A CUSTOM CLOSET

HOW TO CREATE A CUSTOM CLOSET

I love a clean house. I love organization, color coordination, and thoughtful design. BUT PLEASE, DON’T LOOK IN MY CLOSET.  Dear God, what have we here? Let’s see, a wedding dress, shoe boxes without shoes, some handbags, a lone boot, a robot vacuum, old...
ONE-HOUR ROSE AND EUCALYPTUS WREATH

ONE-HOUR ROSE AND EUCALYPTUS WREATH

The first time I met Dave’s parents, I was more than a little impressed with Mary’s (mother-in-law’s) craftiness, particularly a wreath made from old wine corks that hung in her kitchen. I remember pointing it out and sheepishly asking how she did...