Valentine’s Crafts – DIY Decor for Valentine’s Day!

I don’t usually do a WHOLE lot of decorating for Valentine’s Day, but one or two pretty and romantic items are always fun in the house during what is usually a dreadfully cold and snowy February.  For this coming Valentine’s Day, I’m going to make something new to add to my Valentine’s Crafts.  Here are …

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Handmade Stocking Stuffer Ideas Everyone Will Love!

If you’re going to do handmade gifts, then I definitely think you should make them yourself.  But let’s be real.  This is the busiest time of the year, hands down, bar none. That doesn’t mean you can’t give a thoughtful handmade gift.  It will just be made by someone else’s hands.  I found the best …

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The Perfect Self Care Activity for Creatives: Crafts

One of the things I’ve learned as I’ve begun this “Self Care” path is that I’ve actually been doing self care activities  and didn’t even know it.  Crafts are one of the things that I’ve been doing for a long time, but never really realized that they were an excellent self care activity. I read …

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Simple Polymer Clay Tutorials You Should Totally Try!

I’m in a making kind of mood.  One of my very favorite mediums to work with of all time is Polymer Clay.  There is something so very satisfying about squishing some clay between your fingers, warming it up in your hands and then making something out of it.  You make a thing that didn’t exist …

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Stunning DIY Paper Flowers for When It’s Snowing in April

When they made up the little rhyme “April showers bring May flowers”, I don’t think they meant SNOW showers.  But, here we are, early April in the Northeast and it’s been snowing all day.  Snow in April is like a ridiculously HOT day at the end of August.  It was fun in June, but by …

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