Hand Made Christmas Cards – the Sequel

handmade Christmas cards

I know Christmas seems a long way off, but if you count the days or weeks you will see there is not a ton of time left for card creation. I know, I do it every year. It is a labor of love but I ALWAYS  wish I started earlier, so I am  trying to […]

Giving Thanks

giving thanks

With November coming, I think of Thanksgiving and with Thanksgiving comes family and food – two of my favorite things.  Last year I made a paper pie. With input from Quincy and Addison (ages 8 and 10 at the time), we had all varieties of pie slices. Each wedge had an embellishment to add to […]

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

beginning to look like Christmas

I know it seems early for Christmas, but if you are planning to make your own holiday cards and your Christmas card list is greater than five,  you probably want to get started. And if you want to include a family photo in your card, no worries, many of these cards can easily include a […]

Hanging Around with Mobiles


Here’s the thing I love about mobiles – they don’t take up any extra space. You can hang one from the ceiling or from a light fixture without using any valuable table top area. And the slightest breeze will put them in motion which adds a little magic to a static display of furniture and […]