Posted in May 2012

Hymn Panels

Hymn Panels

Welcome to a new, summery version of town{homemade} I felt it was time for a change… This project came to life because the words I chose to decorate with are the chorus of a hymn I sing to Abbie almost every time I lay her down to sleep. It is my prayer that she grows … Continue reading

{Freebie} Target Summer Beauty Bag

{Freebie} Target Summer Beauty Bag

My fabulous husband has got me two of these before, and once again Target is offering a free beauty bag when you like them on Facebook and fill out a little shipping information. So go get one yourself ( : {via}

Tiny Turtle

Tiny Turtle

On our walk today, Abbie and I had the pleasure of meeting the tiniest turtle we’ve ever seen! He was just a bit bigger than the size of a quarter. What a beautiful baby turtle our God made. I’m so glad God lead our paths to cross today : ) Fun fact: I don’t know … Continue reading

2 Years

2 Years

We’ve been married 2 years today! What a precious, good and gracious gift from our heavenly Father these years have been. This time two years ago we hadn’t seen each other all day…how strange the idea of that is to my ears now : ) I am beyond thankful to our Father to have you … Continue reading

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s day to my mom and mom in law : ) You both are such wonderful ladies that Stephen and I are so blessed to have as moms. {Old Newspaper Types font} These words were printed on to my stationary using my Silhouette’s sketch pens. {Janda Apple Cobbler font} {Patterns & Dots font} She’s … Continue reading

{Tutorial} Lollipops

{Tutorial} Lollipops

Vanilla lollipops : ) Let’s not pretend that all crafts come out the way they’ve been dreamed up to be. This candy-making adventure is a great example of that ; ) Above, you see a cookie sheet full of powdered sugar. I had used a cookie cutter wrapped in plastic wrap to make the butterfly … Continue reading

{Tutorial} Painted Jars

{Tutorial} Painted Jars

This was just fun and simple. I love this twine. Start with a little drop of acrylic paint in a glass jar, add {a little} water, put on the lid, shake, remove the lid, and air dry. Decorate. And then I made a few that were simply tin cans painted white. It was such an inexpensive way … Continue reading

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

These grasses remind me of walks with my grandmother, when I was young. She would tell me how they used to use this straw to make brooms back in her day. And she’d show me how to gather it. Well, I didn’t make a broom, but I did use this straw to make a wreath … Continue reading

Avengers Cupcake Toppers “Printables”

Avengers Cupcake Toppers “Printables”

To confirm your suspicion that all we do here is birthday related {not always true ; ) }, I have another birthday post to share! My wonderful husband’s birthday was this past weekend. We went to go see the Avengers with some dear friends to celebrate. I brought dessert : ) I call these toppers, “printables,” … Continue reading