Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching so let’s show Mom she’s appreciated. Choose a gift that matches her personality.   What type of mom are you buying for? Sporty mom? Mompreneur? Craftsy mom? Grandma??       Here are my top picks for the favorite Mom on your list. (Or if you’re Mom, perhaps you could {…Read More…}





DIY Glam Hair Accessories

About a month or so ago I attended a party at my friends house with several crafty vendors and multi-level marketing companies present.  I got this adorable little handmade hair accessory that I have worn a zillion times since then.  I decided I needed a bunch more, especially when I found my daughter had thieved the one I had.  They are super simple to make.  If you are a crafter you most likely have buttons and fabric scraps lying around.  If not, look at any craft store and you will find plenty to choose from.

DIY glam hair accessories

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Backpack Tags

When you have children in elementary school everything needs to be labeled if you have the remote chance of seeing it at the end of each day.   I tried some backpack tags from a label company and it lasted all of about three school days.   My kindergarten son needed something a little more {…Read More…}





Mixed Metal Filigree Ball Necklace

I love Stella & Dot Jewelry.  I adore the big, chunky baubles and unique designs.  Unfortunately, I just can’t justify the expense of the beauties when I know I can find a way to make it for less than that.  My friend Rebecca and I made a version of the Vintage Tassel Necklace.  I actually {…Read More…}