Mother & Daughter Beanies

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Do you crochet?You may remember that I started crocheting less than a year ago.I am officially addicted.It's such a great hobby.The supplies don't take over your craft room and you can take it anywhere.I have a ton of crochet projects that ... Continue Reading...

Hot Cocoa Bar

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Just weeks before Christmas I hosted a Crafty Christmas Open House in our home.  It had two purposes.  ONE, get together with the girlfriends and have a play date with the kids and TWO, showcase all of the things that I ... Continue Reading...

RAK Kids II and a very Merry Christmas

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We have really loved doing our Random Acts of Kindness this year.While we were not able to complete each task, every day, we had some amazing experiences.Here are a few of them...I loved this one.As a mom, running around with my kids at the ... Continue Reading...

Sour Cream Container Advent

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Whenever I am looking for a cute container or fun accent for a party I know just what to make.  These sour cream containers are just the perfect thing!{You may have seen this post on the CSI Project last week}.They can be created using ... Continue Reading...

Melting Snowman Ornament

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I set up my very first table at a Christmas Craft Fair last weekend.  Between hosting a Crafty Christmas Open House last week and the craft fair I would say that selling my crafty goodies was a big success.While looking for craft ideas ... Continue Reading...

Cranberry & White Chocolate Shortbread

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This will be your next go-to Holiday Cookie recipe! These are easy to make and look very festive on any cookie platter. The original inspiration is from Sugar and Spice and All Things Iced where they also include pistachios in the recipe ... Continue Reading...

Patterned Christmas Cards

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Okay.  These are my new, new favorite Christmas cards. Is it just me or is the latest thing also  the latest favorite thing?   But seriously, I love these cards just a little bit more than my Rustic Christmas ... Continue Reading...

Cookie Exchange

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This is the second year that I have participated in a Christmas cookie exchange.   I love trying out new treats and swapping much-loved recipes.   I learned a lot from last year and decided NOT to make thirteen dozen sugar cookies!! ... Continue Reading...

Rustic Christmas Cards

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Every year I try to create home made cards for Christmas.  These simple, rustic cards have got to be my favorite so far.I made these as examples for a 20 Christmas Cards Workshop that I taught in November.  I always choose a ... Continue Reading...