Upcycle a Bottle

What do you do when you’re snowed in because it snowed a couple feet in south eastern Pennsylvania? Besides shovel and hide inside, of course. I got a little antsy this weekend, so I finished off some sparkling cider (because sparkling anything tastes better – and hey, it was on sale!) and scrubbed up the bottle … More Upcycle a Bottle

Words on Canvas

Happy weekend! I hope yours has been as relaxing and stress-free as mine! I am cherishing every moment I have this summer. It had certainly been one full of blessings, family, friends, and wonderful moments. A few days ago, I shared my faux canvas wall art with you all. It was so fun and easy … More Words on Canvas

The Never-Ending Window Project: Part 2

This week has been just wonderful! Aside from studying for certification exams, this week has been just excellent. Mini-golf, morning coffee, soccer golf, dinner with Daddy, yard sales, crafting, reading. THIS is summer. Last time I shared the picture below, an almost-finished version of my painted window. The only thing left was a paint job … More The Never-Ending Window Project: Part 2

Maine.

** It’s opener, out there, in the wide, open air. ** Dr. Seuss A sneak peek of our beautiful trip to Maine, and an update to my favorite map! More to come!

String Menagerie

If you’re curious how nail/string art works, I’ve added a mini sheep to my quickly growing collection… What you will need: wooden block (A.C. Moore has a selection of unfinished blocks of various sizes/prices) wood stain nails cotton yarn paper/printed pattern sand paper (optional) How to do it: Sand any rough edges and stain the … More String Menagerie