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!
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
So, last week I was working on all kinds of Easter pretties. At the time I was working on my #2’s dress, to go alongside big brother #1’s shirt, which looked like this: So, are you ready for some ruffly, truly girly goodness? Brace yourself. It’s a lot of ruffles: Front. Back. And in action.… Continue reading All the Ruffles!
Whoo!! Busy, busy, busy! I’m late posting this week (ruining my on-time streak! 😥 ), 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
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
Last weekend we (Hubby and I) took an amazing trip to celebrate our anniversary early. We hit five years married in April, and sometime late last year we were looking into something fun for just the two of us to go do together. It didn’t fall exactly on our anniversary, but what we decided to… Continue reading The Geek Wall!
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