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Standing with Meghan

I’ve watched the interview, I’ve read the posts, and I’ve seen the outpours of support for Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Archie, and girl baby on the way and like so many others, my heart broke for them. I felt so empowered by the interview that 

Learning to Cricut #1

I recently bought a Cricut Maker and I am absolutely in love with it! I have already started making little projects and am beginning to learn how it all works.  There are so many projects that can be done with this machine. From paper projects, 

March is Here!

March is here again and wow I can’t believe it. Aren’t we still in March 2020?

Disco Bowl

Disco Bowl

Disco Bowl  Well that’s a clever pun if I do say so myself. I think so! Disco balls are so much fun and having them in your decor for a party or everyday use brings something pretty magical to your home. I used my favorite Gorilla 

FAUX VINTAGE FRAME

FAUX VINTAGE FRAME

I absolutely adore how this picture frame turned out. For whatever reason, picture frames always seem to cost an arm and a leg. Even with a coupon or bargain shopping finding something cute or trending can be challenging. The vintage feel of this makes it a 

HOMEMADE CHALUPAS

HOMEMADE CHALUPAS

Homemade Chalupas Anyone who knows me knows my love of Taco Bell but I don’t eat it very often because it’s, well, Taco Bell. In our city we have a fairly famous Taco Bell. It is literally on the beach just south of San Francisco. 

DIY Cupid’s Arrow

DIY Cupid’s Arrow

In December I half jokingly recreated Crate & Barrel’s now infamous hundred dollar tree branch with lights they sold as holiday decor. It started as a joke but was actually pretty fun to make.  Following the slump of taking down Christmas decorations and looking at 

Red Beaded Wreath Ornament

Red Beaded Wreath Ornament

RED WREATH ORNAMENT I love making homemade decorations, especially for the holidays. This sweet little craft will look great on any tree or hanging anywhere in your home. This is a simple project that shouldn’t take more than an hour. What You’ll Need: 10 unfinished 

Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Maple Cinnamon Streusel

Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Maple Cinnamon Streusel

I am not the biggest fan of pumpkin but I love a good coffee cake. A good bit of streusel on top with a nice glaze makes it a great treat with a lovely cup of coffee or tea. The cake is light and fluffy 

Life is Short. Decorate Early.

Life is short. Decorate Early. It’s November 13th and I have just about all of my Christmas decorations up. The stockings are hung, lights are everywhere, and the only thing missing is our tree because I love a fresh tree. Admittedly I was previously one