One of my favorite books as a little girl was Goops and How to be Them. It is a book of nonsense verse written for children and I thought the poems were hilarious! The Goops make wonderful examples of how not to behave by cleverly illustrating proper manners from improper manners. The Goops they lick… Continue reading Good Advice and Other Nonsense
I have done something I’ve never done before…winged it making a video tutorial! I needed a new art journal and this idea blossomed after I saw Johanna Clough’s journal video and Club Scrap‘s Card Keeper tutorial. My handmade journal is a combination of both bookbinding methods and I LOVE how it turned out! I used… Continue reading “Off the Cuff” Art Journal
Welcome to my stop on the Club Scrap Vintage Botany blog hop! Isn’t this kit gorgeous?! Before Club Scrap® posted project ideas and instructions on their blog, they published a monthly Scrap Rap publication that was included in each kit. I have quite a collection of them! The instructions are always so easy to follow… Continue reading Utilize and Miniaturize!
I joined a photography challenge on January 1 called The Great 365 Project hosted on Diane Downs’ photography website/blog and started posting my photos on Instagram . The January 18 daily prompt was “multiple” and I had just received my essential oils and bamboo diffuser from UPS! Don’t you love this essential oil storage box ? I was really surprised… Continue reading Color Me Happy!
“Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” A.A. Milne Babies, sweet memories, beauty in nature, a loving touch…We get so busy with our everyday lives that we forget to appreciate the beauty around us…the leaves changing, spending time with those we love, just being still. In the spirit of Thanksgiving… Continue reading The Little Book of Gratitude