Archive for the ‘Crafts’ Category

Carly's 1st birthday party

Carly’s 1st Birthday Party! (Part 1)

Last month we celebrated our sweet girl’s first birthday not once, but twice!  We had a small bonfire/party here in Georgia, and another party for family and friends in Indiana. I kept the parties simple with an outdoorsy theme... Read more

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope you are enjoying your day, however you have chosen to celebrate it! Truthfully, we don’t treat Valentine’s Day any different than any other day. Andy and I don’t exchange gifts since we pretty much... Read more

More Valentines

I’m helping with Luke’s school Valentine’s Day party (and making cupcakes), but while i had the time, I thought I’d put together a few extra little Valentines for his class to enjoy. First I made these M&M candy pouch... Read more


I love all of the amazingly creative Valentines ideas that can be found on different blogs. In fact, I don’t think Luke even knows that you can buy boxed Valentines at the store. There’s nothing wrong with them, of... Read more
Christmas Suspenders and Tutus

Christmas Suspenders and Tutus

I know this is late as Christmas is long over by now, but I just had to share these… Luke and his classmates were elves for their Christmas program this year. Luke’s teacher asked me if I could help... Read more
Etched Canister

Teacher Appreciation Week – Gift Ideas

Teacher Appreciation Week was this past week! This year, as a class, we decided to do a small gift for Luke’s pre-school teacher each day of the week. Here’s what we ended up doing! Monday, May 6th – “You’re... Read more
Nursery Reveal

Nursery Reveal – Baby Carly’s Room!

I had so much fun planning and decorating my soon-to-be little girl’s nursery! As you’ll see, there’s a lot going on in this tiny room, but I love it! Luke never spent much time in here, but I’m hoping... Read more

Baby Gifts – Onesies

Jen and I sure aren’t doing a good job keeping this blog updated, are we? Here are some onesies I made last August. Andy’s sister, Kayla, had two baby showers to attend and wanted some ideas for onesies to give as... Read more
Bunny Pouches

Easter Eggs

Since Jen and the kids will be down here in a couple days, I decided to gather up some Easter goodies for Nick, Mamie and Luke. As you can see, Luke is pretty excited about his! I got the... Read more
Dog Bed

New bed for Sally

Awhile back, Sally was officially admonished from our bed. It was simple really…all we had to do was remove the steps from beside the bed. Yep, that’s right. She isn’t that athletic and was never able to jump onto... Read more