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Fall Wreath

Fall Wreath

Our new fall wreath ( : This is the one that hung on our front door the past three years…but it was time for something new!

Ottoman Re-Upholstered

Ottoman Re-Upholstered

Well blogging world, it has sure been a long time :) I can’t even begin to crank out enough posts to catch you up on all that has been going on our way. A new baby, a new move (yes, another), and the list goes on…here’s a simple change that’s taken place in the midst … Continue reading

Bath Time Finger Paint

Bath Time Finger Paint

I found this at Leaf & Letter Handmade. Loved it. Maybe more than Abbie ; ) Such a fun way to spend some time on a day too cold to go outside – give baby girl a spontaneous, middle-of-the-day bath with finger paint! {Though, it’s 70F here today – so obviously this post hung around … Continue reading

Welcome to the Neighborhood Printable

Welcome to the Neighborhood Printable

We’ve had a couple new families move in across the street this past month. I brought them some chocolate chip cookies to welcome them! Here’s a copy of the tag, if you happen to have new neighbors moving in soon too ( :

Painted Shutters

Painted Shutters

This post is a bit old, and has been waiting in the queue – but it seems time to share! Obviously there is nothing too complicated with this project, but pictures make things much more interesting : ) One $5 shutter from our local Habitat Restore. Several coats of leftover paint. And add one grapevine … Continue reading

Chinese Lantern Bridal Shower

Chinese Lantern Bridal Shower

Do you remember my exciting announcement awhile back, about our dear friends Chase & Laura?  Well this past weekend we threw Laura a Bridal Shower! These were the invitations : )  They are quite similar to my Baby Shower invitations that were inspired by Jones Design Company’s vintage invites. The format of the invitation was inspired here. Paper buntings. The … Continue reading

Numbered Closet Boxes

Numbered Closet Boxes

I’ve been loving burlap & gray together recently : ) Both fabrics have worked their way into several projects around the downstairs that I’ve been working on at the same time. This first craft is incredibly simple, made fancier of course by my Silhouette. I simply cut a cardboard box in half, wrapped it in … Continue reading

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

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