October 2015

With only a few more weeks until Halloween, we are busy putting up Halloween decorations and figuring out our costumes. I am so excited to take Jake Trick-or-Treating for his first time ever. Such a fun time! With my very energetic toddler boy running around, I have not had much time to do many Halloween [...]

Playroom/Nursery Mirror

Babies and toddlers love mirrors. My little guy loves looking at himself. I wanted to put a cool mirror in the playroom like you see in little kid fun houses. I really liked this Bubble Mirror but it was more than I planned on spending. I painted and finished a frame, then cut down a larger mirror [...]

Valentine’s Day

For Valentine's Day, Jake did his very first craft/art project. (with a little help from mommy, of course) I wanted to make something for his grandparents from some cute ideas I had seen on pinterest. I decided to make a card with baby footprints and a cute picture to mail to his grandparents since they [...]

Wine Cork Wreath

Wine Cork Wreath

A few years ago, I made this wine cork wreath for my mother-in-law on Mother's Day. I finally got around to making one for myself and wanted to share a little how to with everyone. It is a pretty nice DIY Christmas gift for a wine lover or someone who likes cute rustic decor. And [...]

My First Photography Attempt

This week, I thought I'd share a photography project I did for Jacob's nursery. I wanted to create some wall art that could continue to fit the room as he grows older. To go with the sporty puppies theme, I decided I wanted to have a series of pictures of various sports balls. FIrst I [...]