Sleep Like A Baby ~ OK!

Hello my friends! I am pretty excited to show you my bedroom today. After living in our home for a couple of months now, I finally feel like I am getting used to how we “live” here. At first I placed furniture and accessories in a similar way that we had it at our last…

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Down to Earth Accents – retail space.

Today I remembered to take my camera to the shop where I sell my creations and re-purposed furniture so I could share some pictures of my new space with you.  I love decorating a retail spot because it doesn’t have to really function and over decorating is acceptable. 🙂 The above photo is a trio…

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Special Delivery!

I love pulling up to the house and seeing a package waiting for me on the porch.  This time of year is especially fun because most of the boxes hold a sweet Christmas surprise,  That is what gave me the inspiration to make these decorative, rustic gift boxes. There are so many ways to make…

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Handmade Gift Idea for Baby

What means more than a homemade gift?  After having my twins – the gifts that poured in were so meaningful to me. I still remember what was given to me and by whom. I don’t sew much so I never give quilts unless they are purchased but what I can make is a personalized growth…

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FLOX home Giveaway

FLOX home sent me these industrial-chic & eco-friendly coasters to review. I give them a thumbs up and an A+. Why? STYLE! Plus… They are made from 100% recycled tire rubber with a non-toxic digital print on the surface. The entire product including packaging, is made in the Los Angles area and only requires 150…

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Homemade Gift for Grandpa

I am not very punctual about remembering birthdays. So if you are my friend or part of my family… you just have to celebrate your birthday all month long. This sign is for my dad. He’s got a lot of little grand-kids that will agree with these words. The best part about having a procrastinator for a…

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For a Nature Loving Teacher…

One of my little boys had a teacher who loves birds, science and nature. This is what we put together for her as an end of school year gift. To wrap it up sweet… A handmade thank you card, ribbon and the birdhouse. We also included a little bird call whistle. We attached the card…

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Teacher Gifts, Word Signs & more….

I made these signs for teacher gifts when my kids were in kindergarten.(this idea may be coming late to some but here on the East Coast – this is our last week of school) Here are some other little gifts I made with my Cricut. Both of these were for baby showers. for a friend…

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The Nosey Goose …. inspiration

I have to share with you a sweet little shop near where I live. I’ve driven by this shop 100 times thinking…I have to go in there. I finally did while shopping for a baby girls room. I asked the sweet owner if I could feature her store in a post on my blog. She…

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Handcrafted Wedding Gift

 (well, since Christmas is over….on to other gifting and projects) One of my good client/friend wanted a couple of special wedding gifts for her friends that were getting married. This is what I made for her.  custom made frames I cut burlap out to fit the size of photo that would go inside the frame.  Then printed the…

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Drab to Fab Gift

I was at the craft store the other day and a lady was looking at these candles that were  3 for $10 or something ridiculously cheap. She said – “Oh, these make the best teacher gifts.” So that’s fine – you don’t have to spend much on teachers for sure. I think they are appreciative…

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