Beary Sweet Challenge

There’s a Beary Sweet challenge going on at Connie Can Crop’s blog this month!  It can be any project with a bear or something sweet…or both!  I’m unbearably excited about it!! This is the project I’m sharing for the kick-off of the challenge.  As you can see, I decided to […] Read more »

Oh, Baby!

Oh, baby, I’m excited to share my first post as the newest member of the Connie Can Crop Design Team.  I’m very thankful to have been asked to join this group of friendly, talented ladies. My projects were inspired by this month’s sponsor, Betsy Flot, who has written several books […] Read more »

Ode to the Candy Cane

Before I talk about the ever popular Candy Cane, I want to share some exciting news!   I was asked to join Connie Can Crop‘s Design Team!  I’ve been a follower of her blog for some time and have participated in her monthly challenges, so I’m very excited about this […] Read more »

Share Handmade Kindness

  At the start of the month, Jennifer McGuire introduced the “Share Handmade Kindness” challenge and I jumped at the opportunity to participate in this worthy and wonderful idea. This is what Jennifer has to say about it, “Each week throughout the month, we’ll challenge each other to share an […] Read more »


Craftin Desert Divas is having a Linky Party: Every other Monday they will designate a theme and we’re invited to share our projects.  Each Linky Party will have a sponsor who will generously share a prize to the winner, plus they will have three top picks.  Sounds like fun to […] Read more »

Fall Festival Blog Hop

Welcome to the: Today’s hop is sponsored by Kathy Moran, Independent Consultant for: She is giving away this awesome gift basket: The gift basket includes: body wash, daily moisturizing hand and body lotion with a loofah, body butter, eye repair gel, facial masque, and hand soap. Also included is a […] Read more »

Low Flying Bats!

Connie Can Crop is having an October challenge just in time for Halloween!  The challenge theme…BATS!  Yup, it’s the Going Batty challenge. I decided to make a shadow box as I’ve never done one before.  I decided to start simple and simple it was!  And here it is: This shadow […] Read more »

Welcome to the Neighborhood

When I moved into my first home many years ago, I received a visit from the “Welcome Wagon”.  I still remember how excited I was at receiving the little trinkets and whatnots in that basket together with information on local businesses. It’s such a nice gesture to give your new […] Read more »