Pinterest has long been a personal addiction of mine and fellow crafters. It's easy to get sucked into hours of searching and pinning craft ideas, workouts, and meal prep advice. Sometimes I actually try something that I pin, and sometimes I don't.
This week I made it my mission to get rid of some rug yarn that had been gifted to me. No I didn't make a rug. The balls were too small and the colors odd to make a big beautiful rug for my living room. Instead I went a little smaller. I found this beautiful … Continue reading Mandala Frenzy
This is a little late, but I decided to compile a list of Star Wars crafts! Star Wars Pillow Cases Quick Light Sabers It's a trap! Ackbar Puppet 4. R2D2 Bra 5. Crochet Yoda 6. Death Star Vases Sadly, I was busy at work today to do much Star Wars type celebration today. 😦 … Continue reading May the 4th be With You!
Hello everyone! Taking my idea from last month with Donatello, I have decided to revisit another old pattern that I found when I was just learning to crochet. These are "Pop Tart Cats." I made them for a feline loving friend four years ago for her birthday. Honestly, most of my crochet went to friends … Continue reading #ThrowbackPatternThursday : Poptart Cats
I've been crocheting since 2009/2010 when I found an extremely helpful book in the high school library. Crochet became my go to for present making. Birthdays, weddings, Christmas, you name it. Around May 2010, I crocheted my friend Anaiza the four ninja turtles for her birthday. Yeah, we're a little old for dolls, so what? … Continue reading #ThrowbackPatternThursday : Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Recently I listed a set of three rice balls. They're fun and perfect for playing restaurant. Posting them inspired me to make my (edible) onigiri! I live in semi small town, so I was a little worried about finding the basic ingredients. According to a friend who joined me in this adventure, our Walmart only … Continue reading Onigiri Adventures!
Happy Etsy Craft Day, everyone! If you follow my Facebook fan page you might have heard that I had been planning a party for today. Unfortunately scheduling with my work did not work out and I was derailed in some of the planning process due to my depression. Hopefully, everyone has a great day full … Continue reading So many projects
It's summer time, folks! Time to wheel out the grill and show your buddies who makes the best burgers in your area. Kids can have the pool and the sunshine, you have what's most important- burgers. Burgers come in all shapes, sizes, and flavors. You can have a quarter pounder with cheese, a beltbuster with … Continue reading Burgers are good, Burgers are great
I'm finally done with all things school related for the semester. Got out pretty good- one B amongst a sea of A's! 😀 Even managed to dig myself out of my project hole. Got my Mother's Day stuff done: This is for my Mother in Law. This is for my Nana. Used her favorite bible … Continue reading End of Semester Shennanigans
As you will see with my projects, I like to work with a variety of colors. This is no different when it comes to the skin of my dolls. We are not all white so why are our toys? I think that it's important that children have options when it comes to choosing their friends, … Continue reading The Diversity in Our Dolls Project