diy easter egg ribbon wreath

Unique egg craft ideas are very popular this time of year. Since creating Ukrainian Egg art with is one of my specialties, I definitely am drawn to great ideas for making awesomeness with eggs. Pretty eggs make great year round decorations in centerpieces and tablescapes.  And Easter is always a great time to sit down […] Read the full article →

Happy Camper Pot Holders free pattern!

About a year ago, I came up with a pattern for Happy Camper Pot Holders.  These colorful pot holders are a great addition to any kitchen whether it is in a camper or not!  I love the vintage look!  And apparently, you do too!  This fun pattern is my most popular sewing project. I've had […] Read the full article →

faux stained glass with paint and glue

I love getting emails from readers who have tried out one of my tutorials and want to show off their projects.  My Faux Stained Glass tutorial is my most popular post.  The technique of mixing acrylic paint and glue to create the effect of stained glass has inspired many.  I received a great email from […] Read the full article →

chicken egg art

Love miniatures?  Want to make something amazing?  Create a miniature scene inside a real chicken egg shell!  This project is not as hard as it looks and the results are fabulous! My mother owns chickens; my sister owns ducks and geese.  Between the two of them, they are keeping me well supplied in eggs for […] Read the full article →

how to get paid to write for top brands

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Ever thought about earning money by blogging?  As long as you are writing about things you love, sponsored content from folks like IZEA is a great way to earn money with your writing skills. Here are a few tips from this crazy-eyed craft blogger that […] Read the full article →

9 Free Sewing Patterns!

9 free sewing patterns

As you probably already know, I love to sew.  Over the past few years, I've created some fun free sewing patterns for my lovely readers.  Recently, I created a Mug Warmer Gift Set for my other website, Daily Holiday Blog and wanted to share that with you, along with some other free sewing patterns from […] Read the full article →

14 tips for traveling with your pet

Oh yay!  Mom is busy working and she said I could write the next post!  She's busy making these weird looking chickens out of funny tasting vegetables.  I'm not sure why they are so popular. They really taste terrible. But anyway, mom and has asked me to talk to you about Feed The Friendship!  It is a […] Read the full article →

camping rules chalkboard

I have a problem.  I just love those little "Rules" signs that have all different fonts in them.  Since we live full time in our RV, I have absolutely no wall space. None. But I couldn't help myself.  I found a chalkboard, some chalk markers, and created a fun Camp Rules Pattern! Of course, I […] Read the full article →

8 tips for pairing wine

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MangiaTonight #CollectiveBias In my house, dinner has always been an event.  It is the one time of the day that the family gets together, sits down at the table and discusses their day.  I was brought up that way, and […] Read the full article →

goal without a plan

This post is sponsored by Nutrisystem, and all opinions are my own. #NSNation #Turbo10 #ad I'm always a bit behind when it comes to my goals.  And apparently a little organization is the key. With that in mind, I put together a list of 10 easy steps to work towards your goals.  No matter if your goals […] Read the full article →