Fairy Party Favors

PB's birthday falls just a few days into the new year, an inevitably busy, post-holiday blitzed out time of year.  And each year, I've felt like a celebration was an afterthought, something thrown together at the last-minute, just as the Christmas tree was starting to get crispy.  Oh yes, it's birthday time. This has resulted [...]

Dabbling

For Valentine's Day this year, Sweetie suggested we forego purchasing gifts and make each other something instead.  Swoon!  I had about 76 ideas, and ultimately settled on cross stitching Sweetie's motto for the year: Keep Calm and Carry On.  It's a good motto for life in general, but I also thought a prettily stitched and [...]

Valentine Crafts, Part Two

The Superbowl was last weekend, and I decided to host a Super-crafty Bowl party for a couple of friends, their husbands & PB's baby friend, Opie.  There was food, football, and about 4 sweet hours of playing with art supplies.  It was so fun, and we decided that since each of us has a different [...]