Category: decor

Adventures in Building…

As a self proclaimed “maker”, there is always a small project in progress. Usually they are small crafts or modest recipes or easy homemade products because I don’t have a contractor’s knowledge to get much more in depth than that. I tried to make…

Dried Citrus Decor

Citrus has long been used as festive decor during the holidays. The citrus season is from December to late March and is when they are absolutely the tastiest. Of course, these days, we can get fresh fruit all year long. But before shipping and refrigeration…

10 No Sew Fabric Scrap Crafts

“She who dies with the most fabric wins!” It’s a competition. OK, maybe not, but fabric has a way of making you obsessive. Anyone who sews knows this. I had my own Etsy business for years where I made and sold custom baby boutique items….

Creating a Terrarium

Terrariums are so fascinating. They bring back the wonder and curiosity of childhood. Tiny plants in a little woodland setting with hidden mushrooms, pebble paths and fairy houses. I remember creating little villages in the woods as a kid. These days, fairy homes are…

Organize a Bathroom Oasis (even with kids!)

Anyone else have a black hole where their bathroom closet is supposed to be? I am sure I am not the only one. I have no idea what is in the closet and have given up hope of ever knowing. Bathroom organization is something…

Deck the Halls – Fa La La La La

Why do we hang wreaths on our front doors? What is the fascination with a circle of greenery? We have wreaths for the winter holidays, wreaths for spring, wreaths for summer and everything in between. You can make your own, they can be live…

Macrame is Back

Makers just gotta make. Being creative is a blessing and a curse. I have a long list of ‘projects’ I want to make and medias I want to try. Self growth is never ending…..life is definitely interesting. Macrame has fascinated me since birth. My…

What’s With All the Succulents?

I am usually late to the game. I don’t know all the newest gadgets, I don’t know all the hippest trends and I definitely don’t know all the latest lingo. But I have certainly noticed a  leaning towards tiny things. Tiny houses, Smart cars,…

Kitchen Organization

Sure, we all have vision of grandeur when it comes to our kitchens…(right?) Well, I do. I always wanted a kitchen straight out of Fixer Upper – something inspired (and paid for!) by Joanna & Chip Gaines. Wouldn’t that be amazing. Unfortunately, my space,…