Butterfly Footprints

Another idea from Pinterest, of course.


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Prettiest Bird Bath on the Block

Yet another idea that originally came from Pinterest.

One of my Pinterest friends posted a pin to More Backyard Inspiration. It a bright, colorful do-it-yourself bird bath. I thought, “I can do that!Continue reading

Arts In a Name

I was reading Attack of the Twins: New Artwork that I’d discovered on Pinterest. I probably wouldn’t have noticed it, but we both have daughters named Lily, so it definitely caught my eye.

Lily & Navy's finished masterpieces.

The mom got canvas, painters’ tape, and finger paints. She taped off each child’s name on the canvas. Then, she let them paint.

I modified the project a little bit with the age differences in my children. Lily had a bigger, more complex project. Navy’s was smaller and more simplistic.

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Project 365: Day 69 – Looming Trouble…


I bought a set of looms today and a roll of yard. I can’t knit to save my life, but I wanna make hats for the kids. This seemed like a good alternative.

I had to look “how to make a slip knot” up on YouTube. That was a total Girl Scout fail.

I really hope that, with some practice, I will be pretty good at faux-knitting hats that I can get the scarf looms, too.