Saturday morning

Before the hectic weekend began, I had the chance to start my day off with a quick run to the farm about a mile from our house. My hubs (and I) are trying to make a conscious effort to eat a tad healthier, so it’s been quite convenient living so close to this little family … Continue reading

Butterfly Party Part II

These are more elements to the Butterfly Party inspired for my niece’s birthday party a couple years ago.  Needless to say, I love butterflies, so when my sister-in-law asked me to help her design and invitation around the theme, I was thrilled! These are the invitation samples that inspired it all: Linking to: Sugar Bee … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Distorted

I love watching the colors transform when mixing icing. At first the color looks DISTORTed and I wonder if it will turn out the right shade or not. This time, I only needed a few extra drops before it was the perfect hue of blue.

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Today is Dr. Seuss’ birthday and kicks off Read Across America in schools. As a preschool teacher and a mom I enjoy this fun time of year. Though after years and years of seeing and doing the same activities, I was happy to find new inspiration on here found on Pinterest. Green Eggs and Ham … Continue reading

Twin Diaper Cakes

I made this for a family friend who were doubly blessed with twin girls…definitely twice the fun to make!  As a self-taught sewer, I even made the top tier burp cloths from a tutorial I had found on the web…I’ll post about that another time! linking to: blue cricket design Show and Tell Wednesday

Baby Shower: Jackson Whale Theme

Here is a baby shower invitation I made for my dear friend (and Godson to-be).  The inspiration for the invite was her baby’s nursery.  She had registered at Pottery Barn Baby and her nursery bedding was the Jackson Nursery collection. I used my Cricut to  embellish the invitation with a whale cut-out and a bookplate … Continue reading

Butterfly Party Circles Printable

With spring just around the corner, our Etsy Shop’s best seller is back! These are Butterfly Party Circles…check out the different things you could do with just some simple printable party circles.  This design was inspired by the Butterfly themed invitation we made for my niece’s birthday party. I ❤ butterflies!    

Diaper Cake inspiration and tutorial

I went through a phase of loving to make diaper cakes.  The first one I made, I spent a lot time rolling every last diaper and wrapping them with rubber bands (not realizing how annoying this probably was for the mommy and daddy of a newborn). After seeing this tutorial (see link below) my diaper … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Down

Yesterday, we went to The Museum of Natural History in NYC. It was a gorgeous day out and we had just come from a yummy lunch at Shake Shack. As we were walking back to the museum, I looked DOWN and saw our shadows in the sidewalk. I love days like these when we get … Continue reading