Mini Chocolate Boxes

Finished Mini Chocolate Box

I’m a big fan of Chocolate. Luckily for me, I married into a family that loves chocolate almost as much as I do. My in-laws generously gift us See’s Candies for holidays and special occasions. They know what our favorite chocolates are, and get custom 1-lb boxes made. Did you know that you can customize […]

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Ferdinand the Bull Flower

wrap stem

Love Ferdinand’s sweet nature? Are you as flower-crazy as he is? Make this simple Ferdinand the Bull Flower that you can enjoy year-round! Earlier this week, my family and I were guests at an advance screening of Ferdinand. A sweet story about a bull with a loving nature. He doesn’t want to fight, he wants […]

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Cricut Tool Roll

finished tool roll

If you love your Cricut, chances are you have a growing collection of Cricut tools. From pens to the scoring stylus, and multiple pointed weeding tools, there are lots of fun bonus toys to collect when creating with the Cricut. They each have a special purpose – but you need to know where the tools […]

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Ultimate Llama Holiday

llama cinnamon dough ornament

Have you caught on to the Llama trend? Llamas are very big right now – especially in Holiday decorating! So grab your favorite Llama wool sweater, slip into your Llama-patterned socks, and snuggle under your Llama throw to check out this Ultimate Llama Holiday! I’ve teamed up with some of my favorite crafty friends, and […]

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Felt and Foil Holiday Ornament

Finished Felt and Foil Holiday Ornament

When my friend Albion Gould asked if I wanted to be part of a Cricut Handmade Ornament Exchange, I said ABSOLUTELY! I love creating fun Christmas ornaments, and I LOVE getting fun mail! I designed this simple felt and foil holiday ornament that only uses two different materials to make, but still has plenty of […]

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DIY Wonder Quote Clipboard


Earlier this week, my 9 year old and I went to see a pre-screening of WONDER, which is now out in theaters. WONDER is based on the New York Times best-selling book by the same name. In both the book and the movie, August (Auggie) is a young boy with a severe facial deformities who […]

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Gingerbread Man Christmas Card made on the Cricut!

Gingerbread Man Christmas Card designed and cut with the Cricut

Have you ever wanted to make your own Christmas Cards? What about design your own Christmas Cards? The wonderful folks at Cricut asked me to share with you how to design your own Christmas Cards using the Cricut Design Space Software, their fancy papers, and my Cricut machine! Yassss!!! So, I’m going to show you […]

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No Mess Glitter Ornament

finished ornament

I don’t do a lot of crafting with glitter during the rest of the year. But during the Holidays, I like to add some sparkle. But I don’t want that sparkle to hang around year-long. So I’ve a method for working with glitter that will keep the glitter from getting on every surface of my […]

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Super Simple Holiday Earring Craft

Make Simple Holiday Earrings with this super simple DIY Holiday Earring Craft

I love making simple earrings. Such a great way to add personality to an outfit – and so many earring crafts are so incredibly easy to make. Like this Super Simple Holiday Earring Craft. So crazy easy that when you tell people you made them… you’re going to feel a little big guilty! But you […]

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DIY Paint Marbled Ornaments

simple paint marbled ornament DIY

Marbling paint is not a new technique at all, but it has been made even more popular lately. I tried my hand at paint marbling on these DIY Paint Marbled Ornaments, using the paints and marbling medium that Plaid Crafts sent me. It was such a fun and satisfying experience to watch the paints blend […]

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