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A Stocking Hanger that WON’T Send Anyone to the ER!

In our last home, we had a four-inch-thick stone mantel over our fireplace. I also had a toddler and a baby on the way for our Christmasses in that home, and though I wanted all the luxuries of a happily decorated mantel, I didn’t want the risk of injuring small children. Or myself, for that… Continue reading A Stocking Hanger that WON’T Send Anyone to the ER!

Art · Crafts & Projects · Tutorial · Video

Video Tutorial: Drawing Bubbles with Copics

It has been a while since I did a video, and I was feeling the itch! This week it’s a short and sweet instructional on how to draw bubbles in water using Copic markers. If you want to practice along, I used: Copic markers: BG10, BG34, B00, B02, G12, and later BG70 Colorless Blender (any… Continue reading Video Tutorial: Drawing Bubbles with Copics

Cookies · Crafts & Projects · Showcase

Easter Pretties

Whoo!! Busy, busy, busy! I’m late posting this week (ruining my on-time streak! πŸ˜₯ ), but I promise it’s for a good reason? Easter goodness!! I’ve been working all week on cookies for Easter orders, and new Easter clothes for my kiddos! And so I have pictures of the pretties! Well, not #2’s easter dress–… Continue reading Easter Pretties

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The Coffee Corner Flip

Okay, so last week when I wrote about the geek wall, this is what I really, really wanted to write about. Because although I was excited to share the geek wall, last week I was in the throes of new-project-excitement over our new coffee corner, but I couldn’t post about it at the time because… Continue reading The Coffee Corner Flip

Crafts & Projects · Tutorial · Video

Steampunk: How to Master Your Maverick

Guys, I’m pooped. I spent the last several days doing this mod, and then video editing over the last two days. It’s long, but it’s complete: The Complete Steampunk Nerf Maverick Mod Tutorial. And not only is it complete, it’s excellent. I’m super excited with how the steampunk gun turned out, and I hope the… Continue reading Steampunk: How to Master Your Maverick