Polymer Clay Round-up

HEY, HEY HEY! I’m excited to announce that I am a new DIY Contributor for the fabulous site, Dotcoms for Moms. It’s a perfect fit because I’m really into DIYs, dot.coms…and I’M A MOM! I know, it’s all too perfect. Dotcoms for Moms offers fabulously curated lists, round-ups, and ideas for *hot moms (that’s my …

The Chevron Fringe Necklace Ressurected

Learn about my MOMIFORMPerhaps a few of you remember the Chevron Fringe Necklace tutorial that I did almost one year ago? Well, that friggen’ necklace just won’t quit! At 11am Mountain Time, Monday Feb 27, I will be showing all of the stay-at-home moms of Utah how to make their very own Chevron Fringe Necklace …

Haters Gonna Hate

I have dropped everything I’m doing (which includes frosting a cake, assembling four mobiles, getting dressed and drinking my favorite soda) to write this post. I have something I want to say, and I hope it doesn’t make anyone feel bad, or as if I’m telling them they are doing something wrong. Because I’m about …

Valentine’s Family Photos 2012

Well I know Valentine’s has come and gone, but I still really wanted to share some of the pictures we had taken for our 2012 Valentine’s Card. I had two awesome neighbor/friend/photographers on the job! These first few were taken by the beautiful Katrina Brooks. She is such a doll and a pleasure to work …

Ruffle Celebration Cake

Over the weekend I made a cake that seriously BLEW MY MIND. I have known for a while now that you can trust Sweetapolita with your first born child when it comes to all things sweet. But this cake was honestly too good to be true. This is the recipe I used. The chocolate cake …

Fang Earring Tutorial

Pin It Are you ready for this? Don’t be intimated by how good of a model I am. With practice you can look as absurd as I do in pictures! I PROMISE! And as I mentioned on Instagram @thealisonshow, I CANNOT wait for Breaking Dawn Part 2 so that I can make a red glittered …

Polymer Clay Earring Tutorial

Pin It Today we’re going to be making some easy earrings from polymer clay. These are so simple and quick to make in bulk. I plan on stocking up on a few pairs and keeping them on hand for gifts. Plus there is something totally therapeutic about working with clay! I hope you enjoy the …

Wanna’ Hang Out?

photo by Katrina B // CHECK OUT THE FULL SHOOT HEREUm, like, do you wanna’ hang out? I mean, I totally understand if you want to keep our relationship at a distance. But let me just say I swear I’m not as crazy in person as you might think. Or at least I promise to …

Valentine’s Treats 2012

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!!! Well I had wanted to show you ALL my family V-day pictures, but I’m still waiting on them. So this sneak peek will have to suffice. I’m so spoiled to have two unbelievably talented neighbors who are photographers. So I bribed both of them to take some pictures! You know I loved …

The BEST Drugstore Lipsticks

How’s that for a close up!? So, you know how I love lipstick, right? Well, true to form, I’ve recently turned that love into an obsession. I started asking around for my friend’s recommendations of their favorite drugstore lipsticks, and I was surprised at the lack of response! That’s when I knew it was time …