My husband and I don’t do much for Valentine’s Day. Last year I was fishing with his entire family in a tiny fishouse for the weekend. The year before that I made a really nice steak dinner after I singed my eyelashes off lighting the propane grill. This year I bought us a 90 minute… Continue reading Valentine’s Craft
Well, it happened. The winter blues got me, the boredom set in, and I threw my dog a party. Both our dogs are adopted so we don’t know their exact birthdate’s. Macy was 11 weeks old when we got her so we estimated January 15th 2012. I know many people with dogs, but my house… Continue reading Doggy Birthday Party
Marriage. I’m two months in with forever to go. They said it wouldn’t be easy. They said it would take work. They said it would be worth it. I talked with my 90 yr old Grandpa on the phone today who said, “When he does something that’s not right, don’t cook for him.” So, tonight… Continue reading Rainbows, Butterflies, and Lightning.
I will glitter-ize anything I can. You got a taste of that with my DIY glitter wedding shoes and centerpieces blog. While everyone was busy dying eggs today I was busy glittering them! I used my trusted friend, mod podge. What you need: Hard boiled eggs modge podge glitter paint brush plastic wrap plastic/paper cups… Continue reading Glitter Easter Eggs
I love hosting. Last weekend I had the honor of throwing my Sister-In-Law a baby shower. She’s having a baby girl in May and I had a blast putting together the party. (This is my actual invitation but the information on this invite are the generic details from www.snappish.com) My Sister-In-Law has done a beautiful job… Continue reading Pretty in Pink Rustic Baby Shower
In two weeks I’m hosting my sister-in-law’s baby shower! I am super stoked! She really loves rustic decor so that’s the theme I’m going with. I want to make a fancy cake but figured my first time working with fondant should not be for a party. So much to my husband’s pleasure, I made a… Continue reading Fondant Cake For Beginners
About a year ago I was in my best friend’s wedding. I struggled with what to get her as a gift. I wanted to do something more creative than just picking off her registry. I know my best friend loves wine, and their new home had a cute little wine display rack. So I came… Continue reading DIY Wedding Gift