May 23, 2017

I Grew Up in a 128 Year Old Pink Victorian

Home Tour of a Pink Victorian.
I grew up in a pink Victorian house often referred to as The Birthday Cake house.  Don’t believe me, check out my latest blog post for the DIY Network Made+Remade Blog to get the entire scoop.  Tons pictures (and information)…
May 20, 2017

Creative Pep Talk – Inspiration From 50 Artists

A review and giveaway of Creative Pep Talk.
I have no idea how I found Andy J. Miller or his Creative Pep Talks, but I can’t tell you how glad I am that I did.  The podcast description says they are geared at illustrators and graphic designers but…
May 15, 2017

Tea Cup Bouquets for Mother’s Day

Yellow tree for Mother's Day.
Did you really think I could let a holiday like Mother’s Day pass without decorating a tree for it?  Of course not!  This tree is inspired by traditional Mother Daughter Tea Parties.  However, this is not your grandmothers cup of…
May 08, 2017

Mommy and Me Travelogue to Houston

Mommy and me dinner at the Spindletop Restaurant in Houston.
One on one time with kids is so important.  You don’t have to do everything as a group or with ALL the kids at once.  Every now and again a solo trip, event or day together is so important.  This kind…
May 02, 2017

Easy Embossed Papel Picado Banner

Papel picado banner embossed.
Are you ready for Cinco de Mayo?  Do you have your tree up and decorated?  It’s not too late!  I’ve got two different options: Cinco de Mayo Tree and Feliz Navidad Tree – both styles could work.  What makes this…
May 01, 2017

DIY Mini Avocado Piñata

How to make a mini avocado piñata.
Nothing says fiesta like a piñata.  Whether you are getting ready for Cinco de Mayo or your kid’s 3rd birthday – pinatas are a must have.  They don’t have to be the big kind you hit with a stick either.…
Apr 17, 2017

Recycled Easter Egg Rain Cloud Mobile

Cloud mobile with purple rain from Easter eggs.
Is anyone else knee deep in a sea of plastic Easter eggs today?  What do you do with all those suckers?  Well ok that was a rhetorical question, I know exactly what you should do with them.  Over on DIY…