Our precious, spunky little girl is turning one in a couple days! So, we decided to celebrate by having a button-themed (her nickname is button) garden party with family and friends. It was a beautiful day and the weeks of planning and crafting were so worth it. I really enjoy hosting and preparing for a … More garden party for charis’ first birthday
Last night the craft bug hit my house for a little while. That hadn’t happened in a long time, so I embraced it and stayed up until midnight making fun creations. The craft I really wanted to accomplish was a birthday shirt for my daughter. (I can’t believe that she’s turning one in July!) I’m … More the craft bug
I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect homemade play-do for a while. So far, I’ve been unimpressed. Yesterday while making something completely different I discovered the perfect dough! The best part about it is it will work as regular play-do OR you can bring it into the bath with you (or your kids can, … More diy soap dough!
The Bug loves anything to do with art. Colouring, stickers, painting…you name it. What this usually means, though, is that I have a man sized stack of papers that I feel guilty about throwing out. I want to treasure them forever. My tiny house does not permit such a thing. Out of desperation to have … More diy creativity journal
So Christmas decor is gone (ok honestly I still have a few things to pack away, but I figure the rest of you are on the ball right?) and the stores are prepped and ready for your Valentine’s purchases. Unless…you want to save yourself some money and make some cute gifts instead! We did mostly homemade … More valentine’s day is coming…
This is quite delayed but Happy New Year to you all! I have been MIA for quite sometime now…lots of things have been happening in our family these last few months! Matt and I are extremely excited for a year of new beginnings. We are expecting the arrival of our first child in June 2013! To … More a year of new beginnings