Downloadable mini Valentine’s

Hello, hello!  We are both still alive and well.  I swear.  Just busy with all the things that creep up around the holidays and with work and having a kid.  Our family (this is Erica) moved as of the beginning of the year and there are a ton of projects to do before we can be fully ‘moved in’.  So for now there are still boxes everywhere.  It will be …continue…

Christmastime is here…almost

Well, somehow this year has FLOWN by.  Eleanor is almost one, Jackson is almost two, and while we’ve managed to keep our kids alive and well, we’ve barely managed to keep this blog alive.  How sad! Anyway, I truly digress.  This wasn’t a post about how fast the year has gone or how much of a slacker we’ve been, but to say the holidays are upon us!  EEK!  How did …continue…

{DIY Card} Happy Spring!

Can you believe it is spring already! Wow, how time flies by these days. Here’s a quick and easy DIY card you can make this spring. Use whatever materials you have on hand. I tend to save paper shopping bags for reuse. I had a Paper Source bag which I used for this project. You could use extra wrapping paper, color/stamp on some regular old printer paper, even try using …continue…

Handmade Baby Announcements

Have all of the baby announcements you keep getting start to look alike? Remember real photos? Glossy photos that you could hold in your hand? They do exist! I have been wanting to try out what I hoped would be an easy DIY project that isn’t terribly expensive, but is special and the recipient of your card should love it. First you need to take photos of your darling newborn. …continue…

DIY: Photo Card for MOM

I love making and receiving handmade cards. I hate to spend money on an impersonal card from the grocery store when I can customize a card just for the recipient. I thought I would share the mother’s day card I made for my mom. Now that she is a grandmother too I included that in the card as well. Go to our Etsy shop to buy a package of four …continue…