The Wrap by Solly baby

I just wanted to pop in and say HELLO! And wish you all a fabulous weekend. I also wanted to share this amazing video about my friend Elle’s Lulu Wrap. I had NOTHING to do with the video, EXCEPT I did hook Elle up with the stylist (the fabulous Cayleen Haynie, website pending) the house- …

Balloon tassels and fringe DIY

I’m sure you’re all WELL aware that I am TOTALLY not the first person to add fringe and tassels to balloons. And even though I usually try to do 100% original crafts, this is just such a fantastic trend that I though I’d show you how I do it. Plus, you know how I feel …

Crafty Reader: Fancy Pants Birthday Party

You have NO idea how giddy this makes me. My girl Anne recently shared pictures of the party she threw for her adorable one-year-old Belle, and guess what?! She used a bunch of my tutorials! As if my ego wasn’t big enough! She was sweet enough to let me share some of her pictures with …

Mom Bag essentials

There’s a point in your mom life when you no longer need a full-on diaper bag. You wake up one day and you realize, “I don’t need to tote around 10lbs worth of diaper rash cream, toys, bottles, and 4 tiny outfits.” Your baby stops pooping SO MUCH, and they begin to turn into a …

Tiny Tank top Sewing Tutorial & Pattern

It’s been a while since I busted out the old machine and did some sewing! But Eric and I had a baby shower to attend, his old friend is the drummer of a popular rock band, haha, and I just HAD to make a little something for her soon-to-be rock star baby. I bought a …

Winner winner chicken dinner

Hey Nicole Choules!!! You won! You won! I did that random # thing and it said #98! Good thing you eeked in there at the last minute because you were 98 out of 100! I will be contacting you hot mama. But in the meantime you should go check this girl out, she’s mad talented …

How to fold & organize your fabric

I’ve mentioned once or twice that cleanliness isn’t one of my “strengths.” People often ask, “How do you get so much done?!” And I think this is a HUGE compliment, but you should all know that the reality of it is that I get a lot of CERTAIN things done, and then I completely disregard …

My Summer Momiform + shabby apple giveaway

Is it just me, or is anyone else glistening like a pig lately? It has been HOT. So horribly hot. Which can mean only one thing, TIME FOR A SUMMER MOMIFORM! Cue “Momiform” theme song! If you’re trying to figure out what the hell a “Momiform” is you can take your sad little self, here, …

love mae giveaway at one more mushroom

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m working on redecorating my basement, especially Ginger’s room. My friend and very talented children’s interior guru, Meta of One More Mushroom is hosting a giveaway for these lush wall stickers from Love Mae on her blog. I’m DYING over the options! Here are my top three: Frankly I’m not sure …

DIY Mini Calendar and Journal

I don’t care if it ages me, I cannot for the life of me keep track of all the crap I have to do unless I make a list on PAPER. No, not with a quill and parchment, but with a cute notebook and a good ‘ol Bic. Even if I put things in the …