My Daily To Do List

Happy New Year! If you’re trying to dig out of the mess like we are, you might appreciate this idea. Or maybe you’ll enjoy a chuckle over the ridiculousness of it. I’m a list maker. They calm me down, focus me and keep me organized. But there are some things that I do routinely that […]

Card Stock + Mod Podge = Ornament

All of these ornaments were made with multiple layers of cardstock mod podged together.  See Susan’s tutorial for more information.  I cut these with my silhouette, but you could cut simple shapes by hand, or use a decorative paper punch.  I really love how the multiple layers of card stock make these ornaments look and […]

Feather Earrings: A Tutorial

Earlier this year I was totally wowed by this post by Jessica Jones of How About Orange. I’m surprised it’s taken me this long to finally try it myself– I love the idea so much.  Because I fail miserably at doing things the same way anyone else does, I set about making earrings with layered […]

Where ya been? (a super simple tutorial)

You probably noticed that Blogger went totally off it’s rocker last week and decided to snack on all our posts and comments and stuff.  Well, that’s why I didn’t tell you before, but I guest hosted over at Sugar Bee Crafts, and now I’m reposting here for your viewing enjoyment. I came up with a […]

I-know-where-it-goes Drawer Stickers: a Tutorial


Do you have a member of household who feels a bit challenged trying to figure out what goes in which drawer? Sigh. I do. I know it’s all part of the learning process, but I thought these might help lessen the learning curve in this area. Since someone relishes removing eeeevery single article of clothing […]

Two Silhouette Shirts and Get out the vote!

Susan: Here’s a shirt I worked on with a friend. The friend’s husband is getting ready to head out on a series of loooong work trips and she’s throwing three happy hours in his honor at their favorite bars. Three stops = tour. His nickname is Zeke. We used the Silhouette’s trace function and noodled […]