Several years ago, I spent WAY TOO MUCH TIME holding a garage sale. No more. Selling on Facebook is the way to go, for me.
Pinterest may give us just the inspiration we need, but there is a limit to what we should take on as a DIY project without professional help.
During the past few years of throwing kids-only New Year’s Eve parties, I have curated a list of my favorite go-to ideas.
Happy 4th of July! Check our our curated Pinterest boards for some last minute activities, recipes, food and good old 4th of July fun!
I recently hosted a party at my house for my daughter’s birthday. I knew I wanted to have something unique and fun to drink for the parents and adults in attendance, but I didn’t want it to be too complicated to throw together. I kind of procrastinated on this aspect of the menu until the […]
It’s that season again! The itch to get rid of the old, sweep up the remains, and grab some paint swatches is upon us. It begins on such an exciting note! We folded the magazine corners, we saw the TV show, and now we’re filled with gusto to make our home shine. As it should. […]
On a recent trip to the craft store, my daughter and I stumbled upon a section completely devoted to all things terrariums. We spent a good 15 minutes oohing and ahhing over the tiny mushroom houses and other miniature assortments. A package of tree frogs the size of thumb tacks caught the eye of my […]
I’m always on the hunt for fun activities to do with the kids on those lazy days at home. In fact, I have a Pinterest board loaded with ideas just for this purpose. Recently, I pulled out two activities that I’ve been meaning to try and fused them together to create one epic afternoon of […]
I paint. I design. I teach. Repeat. And all in this room! My studio is full of all the artsy chochkies that make hungry eyes jump. I’ve got brushes and paints and papers. I’ve got random rolls of kraft paper for packaging orders as well as fine art paper so expensive I rarely have the […]
If you’ve stopped by a local bookstore lately, you may have noticed a hot new trend — coloring books. I’m not talking about the kind of coloring books you find next to the Crayola crayons in the school supply section of Target. These books are beautifully elaborate and range in themes from intricate scenes of flora and fauna to […]