Category: General

My printer is probably my best friend

If you are a parent then you should know that your printer could possibly be your new BFF.  I am kid you not.  We made these super cool ornaments by printing How About Orange’s templates of red and yellow paper.  I have also made papercraft dolls,…

Crafting Resolutions

Happy New Year I have a few craft related resolutions.  Well I wouldn’t really call them resolutions because, well, resolutions don’t seem to work out so well for me. So in 2015 I will try to: Be a better craft blogger.  Because I love documenting the…

How to become an artist? The fake it till you make it method

I used to think I was not an artist.  I can’t really draw and my color selections are not very bold or brave and I used to inwardly shudder whenever someone told me I was talented.  It was as if being labeled as creative or artistic…

How to make your own Midori (Fauxdori) Traveler’s Notebook

I can’t remember how I discovered the Midori Traveler’s Notebook, but it was on a YouTube video that I saw the notebook and fell in love with the concept.  Basically it is a leather cover, with elastic bands that will hold on to your notebooks that…

Learning to beleive in yourself

A few days ago I came across two blog posts; How to Believe in yourself and Stripy Suit. The first one gives you tips on how to believe in yourself and in the second one she talks about how far she has come in learning Sewing. …

Doll Clothes

Doll clothes seem like the most fun thing to make right now.  My mom got the 6 yo an 18 inch doll and some outfits and it feels only proper to make some more. I found some of the coolest ideas for full outfits on Pinterest.…

Reading, crafting and experimenting in the kitchen

I have been wanting to try making meringues since forever. Yesterday, on a whim I whipped up a batch. It wasn't as hard as I thought it would be but they weren't as good as I wanted them to be either. I think I needed to…