Need a new knitting project? Cable on the side mittens!

cable on the side mittens

Want a simple knitting project that you can knock out in a weekend?  This unique knitting pattern fits the bill and would make great handmade gifts!  A perfect project for a cold winter day. This fun knitting pattern was created by a designer named Maggie Menzel.  She was looking for some folks to review her pattern […]

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When a dream and reality collide….

laura and amanda

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveAndProtect #CollectiveBias Life is full of big decisions.  Especially when you have children. What school do I put them in?  Which doctor should I choose?  Should I put them in extra activities such as sports or music even […]

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Create a Happy Camper Valentine Card Box!

happy camper valentine card box2

I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with Plaid Crafts and Blueprint Social. All opinions are my own. Okay, I admit it.  I totally have camper on the brain.  I created Camper Potholders, Camper Ornaments, and now I have put together a Happy Camper Valentine Card Box.  I am celebrating Valentine’s Day with Plaid […]

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Two, yes two! Sports injuries to brag about…

dave and suzy in montana

My husband and I usually take a winter vacation this time of year.   This year, it isn’t going to work out, but that doesn’t stop me from checking out the webcams in West Yellowstone and wishing I was there.  We love the snow. Our idea of a great vacation involves minus zero weather, snowmobiles, boots and […]

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Free Crochet Pattern- Vintage Ripple Fan Scarf

vintage fan ripple crochet stitch

I’ve been in the midst of trying to sell my house over the past month.  For me, it is total stress.  The holidays brought very few showings, but now that the season is over I am hoping that things improve.  Sitting around and doing nothing is totally not my style, so as I wait for that […]

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8 Fun Free Sewing Patterns!

owl sewing buddy pattern

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 […]

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The Ultimate DIY Bundle- a library of great craft ebooks!

ultimate diy bundle

I have included affiliate links in this post.  All opinions are my own. Part of my New Years resolutions this year was to learn new things in the DIY arena.  I love to challenge myself to try out new crafts and new ideas.  The great thing about crafting and DIY is that there’s so much […]

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25 Great uses for your Label Maker (and a great giveaway)!

25 great uses for your label maker

This post was sponsored by Brother and Blueprint Social. All opinions are my own. Did you know that January is National Get Organized Month?  I suppose it goes hand in hand with the whole New Years Resolution thing.  Personally, I cannot seem to keep a New Years Resolution, but I still make them every year.  One of […]

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Dog Treat Jar DIY for those Valentine’s Day Treats!

dog treat jar diy

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TreatThePups #CollectiveBias We will soon be living full time on our RV, so I have been looking at lots of creative ideas for storage.  And that totally brings to mind the dogs.  They do not seem to travel […]

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New Camper Ornaments and a cool coupon site!

camper ornaments

This post was sponsored by Verified Codes.  All opinions, and my new projects are my own! One look at my tutorial pages and you will know right off the bat that I am a crazy craft lady.  With the upcoming move into our RV, I’ve got totally got campers on my mind.  I’ve already made […]

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