Using up cotton yarn

I found some cotton yarn in my stash and started poking around on Pinterest to see if I could find a project. I did! I made cozies for Mason (Ball) jars. Though I am not sure any of the tutorials specified cotton yarn, I think these turned out so cute! I used the...

Painted Wine Glasses

  A couple of weeks ago my sister asked me if I would paint a couple of wine glasses for a gift basket she was making. I had not painted in a while and wasn’t feeling very confident so I did a simple dot design. A few days later I realized how much I have...

Thinking About Fall?

It was so cold last night that I wore sweat pants to bed. Tomorrow the high is going to be in the 90s. Late summer/early fall weather is usually unsettled but this is the most bizarre weather I have experienced. So, in keeping with the craziness, I am going to start...

The best laid plans

In our area when folks want to get rid of furniture they put it out on the curb the day before trash pick up. It becomes fair game to whomever snags it first. My parent’s neighbor is moving soon and they put out a small hutch. I have been looking for something...

Something new!

My friend and fabulous graphic designer, Brandy Fishback, has added another new feature to my blog – a newsletter! I will publish every few months and include discount codes for my Etsy shop, special features and links to some of my favorite Pinterest pins,...

Crafty Sunday

I have had a big candle in my living room for several years. It is a plain, off white, fat pillar candle. It is boring and kinda ugly.  Now, you will have to use your imagination for a second because I neglected to take a picture of my boring candle.  So let’s...