Category Archives: Crafts

Stone tablet 2.0

Stacy here! We recently had a patio added to our backyard.  With all the digging, there were a lot of rocks unearthed.  A six year old boy is of course going to snatch up every large rock that comes his … Continue reading

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Home is where your heART is.

BJ here! And here is the rest of my family… Well, their handprints anyway, My hubz, me and, our brilliant kindergartener. Yes, he is brilliant, because this is my post and I can brag about him if I want to. … Continue reading

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Cardmaking

Stacy here! At the beginning of 2012, I had the urge to make some pillow cases. So I found some instructions and got out a yard of fabric I was saving for something special.  It became something of an obsession.  … Continue reading

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February on Rolling Staircase

Stacy here! Dear readers, we have some fantastic plans for the blog this month.  We’re embracing the month of hearts with gusto!  It’s going to be valentine crafts, heart-healthy recipes, and even more book love. Like Cupid’s arrow?  To make … Continue reading

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Resolutions

Stacy here! Do you make a new year’s resolution?  I tried for a while.  But I quickly get caught up in “the busy” and lose track.  It seems like a resolution based on the calendar is not as effective as … Continue reading

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Stacy’s craft room

Stacy here! For my birthday last summer, my husband agreed to finish my craft space in the basement. The folding table and lack of storage space was a sorry, sorry sight. I wish I could blame the spiders for this … Continue reading

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Custom Wall Art: If a 5 year old can do it, so can you.

Custom made wall art is all in the wrist…and by a movable and complex joint I mean “giant mod frame the corner  drug store.” Yep, I really mean it. Nothing says “blah” in a house like an empty wall, but nothing … Continue reading

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Graffiti crafting

Stacy here! Inspiration can come from the craziest places.  Sometimes it comes from out of the blue with no apparent source.  And sometimes, it hits you from all angles and just seems to keep coming.  The project I’m going to … Continue reading

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Berry baskets

Stacy here!  By the time I show you how to line these berry baskets into girly giftables, I will have highlighted MANY of my personality flaws along the way.  Let’s just agree to embrace imperfection, ok? As Catherine has pointed … Continue reading

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From Grandma Capris to Knee-High Capris! / オバチャンカプリから膝丈カプリに!

Hola! Takako here! まいど。お気楽専業主婦です。 Continued from the last project, I pulled out a pair of grandma capris sat in my closet for ages. Compared to my night gown I just modified, I wear it a little more often, but I … Continue reading

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