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Do Your Strawberries Taste Like Gold? : Mixed Media Cards

Do Your Strawberries Taste Like Gold? : Mixed Media Cards

  Rainstorms   We haven’t seen much of the sun recently as we have had a month of rain and thunderstorms. It has been quite humid here and though I don’t enjoy being outside in this weather, it has been wonderful for my strawberry patch. […]

The Time Will Never Be Right : Mixed Media Mail Art

The Time Will Never Be Right : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Embrace the Chaos   While driving to church yesterday, our car was filled with chaos. My daughter was singing an off-key mash up of Let It Go and Chim-Chiminy in the back seat and our middle son was trying to hush her in very […]

Paint that Crate : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Paint that Crate : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Let’s Paint After a busy month, I am glad for the time with family to relax and play. Hubby is rebuilding the back part of our deck so the children spent the day riding bikes, blowing bubbles and swatting/killing the bugs. I put our middle […]

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

    Recently, I completed my daughter’s spring coat just in time for the slightly warmer temperatures. I was afraid the wool would be too warm but it is the perfect weight for chili weather. The beautiful green wool I used was gifted to me […]

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Errands and Bubbles   Looking over my schedule for the week I am feeling overwhelmed with the length of my to-do list. I am a bit of a home body, so when 4 days out of the 5 day week are spent out of […]

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

  Water Makes the Plants Grow   We have had much rain as of late and I am sorry to say that the darkened sky tends to put me a little on edge. I find my mood to be consistent with the weather but as […]

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

  Style   We had a wonderful Easter weekend with family celebrating Jesus’s resurrection. Sunday morning was a little chaotic as I was trying to get dinner in the oven and get out of the house on time for church. But I was able to […]

Far Off Travels : Guest Post For PaperArtsy

Far Off Travels : Guest Post For PaperArtsy

  Maps   I recently started an art journal to document hubby and I’s anniversary trips. Since it was travel themed, I thought it would go perfectly with the topic over at PaperArtsy this week. Just a quick post to let you know you can […]

The Key to Chickens is a Coop : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

The Key to Chickens is a Coop : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

  Plants and Chickens   My musings will be short and random today as I am drawing a blank about what to talk about. I could say the same old “It’s been busy” and”Where has the time gone?” but I am sure each and every […]

It’s That Time for Improvement : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

It’s That Time for Improvement : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

Home   One of the best parts of being a home owner is shaping a house to your tastes. We have been in our house for almost 4 years but our pace at home improvement has been at a crawl due to some expensive improvements […]