Easy Toddler Easter Craft

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Ever since I started taking ceramic wheel throwing class this past year, my creative side has awakened. When Penelope was a baby, my primary outlet was sewing, but I have always loved painting and making art. I love using art as therapy; I find it so therapeutic. Penelope is such a little artist, too. Unlike… [read more]

The Lazy Way to Great Scrapbooks


I once had a fantasy of doing elaborate scrapbooks for Penelope, chronicling and documenting every minute detail of her life with elaborate creativity. ┬áBecause at some point in my childhood I established a belief that “good” mothers scrapbook and keep photos organized. That got shot to shit very quickly. I think that scrapbooking is gorgeous… [read more]

Handmade Birthday Invitations


These were a little time consuming to make, but so worth it. They were really adorable. They weren’t hard to make by any means, just several steps involved. First I bought a package of teal cards and matching envelopes at Micheal’s. Then I cut out squares of two different fabrics. I used pinking sheers so… [read more]

Baby Footprints Birthday Decoration


Remember this post? Well, this is what I ended up doing with them for her party! These were my supplies. I went a little nuts in the Martha Stewart section of Micheal’s but it was worth it! I made this sign to hang on the front door. Nothing like some glue and glitter for a… [read more]

Penelope Likes to Nurse – A Handmade Book


This is the little book I made Penelope when we were attempting the Big Switch. Although, the Big Switch was a Big Flop, she LOVES her book! She also really likes her books, We Like to Nurse and Mama’s Milk and Near Mama’s Heart. I just got prints of all the pictures I had of… [read more]