Category Archives: crafts

Office update

I updated the office a bit to give Jacob a better homework area and I really love how it turned out. Most importantly, Jacob really loves it! I realized that I’ve never posted any pictures of the office, so let’s … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

This post is an overview of our pre-Easter activities. We have been enjoying the season! Jackie made this peep driving a Twinkie treat at BSF!whipped cream marbled eggs this year. They turned out great! Jacob’s class had eggs in an … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Harry Potter 6th Birthday Party

My little Jacob is a huge Harry Potter fan, and of course, so am I, so it only made sense to transform our new house in Hogwarts for his birthday party this year. We held the party a month early, … Continue reading

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It’s Halloween at our house

True confession: I started decorating on September 21. But! I’m really glad I did, because that day was cool and fall-like, and we’ve been in a heat wave ever since. I seized the moment. 🙂 These frames I painted and … Continue reading

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Jackson’s Bug Party: Camera Photos

I finally got the pictures out of my camera and onto the computer! There aren’t many, but some are pretty cute!

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Bug Party

To celebrate Jackson’s second birthday, we had a bug party.  On the paper invitations, I used a scallop punch to take “bites” out of the edges.  Oh I have a lot more pictures on my camera, so stay tuned!

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Lil’ cowboys

I wanted to share my Cowboys’ costumes up close because I’m so happy with how they turned out! I made them based on a tutorial I found on Pinterest, and it was really fun and easy. I used a thin … Continue reading

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Treats in the Streets

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E & B: a sparkling evening

I am so excited to share pictures of the beautiful engagement party for Brittany and Elliott. First of all, I am really excited for their wedding (!!!) because I adore them both and they are very wonderful together. Also, they … Continue reading

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Jackson’s Wild One Party

I am just so happy with how this party turned out! When thinking about themes for Jackson’s big “1,” I was thinking about the day before he was born that Jacob and I went on a special errand to buy … Continue reading

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