Free Fun: 4th of July Decorations

Free Fun: 4th of July Decorations

Before July is over with, I should post this. Yeah, I should have posted it before the 4th but I didn’t even do this until the morning of and I’m just now getting to the post. To be fair, this craft isn’t totally free if you don’t already have the supplies. If you keep anything … Continue reading

Free Fun: A Home-made Fort First

A Home-made Fort First

In the last month, the kids have brought me blankets saying “tent.” I was putting my legs up in the air, or on the couch, and creating a mini-tent for 2 minutes at a time while they poked their heads in and laughed. It was time to give them a real home-made fort. Last weekend … Continue reading

St Patty’s Day: 2012

St. Patty's Day Artwork

This St. Patty’s Day was all over the place! I was at SXSW but my dad had the kids and celebrated with them in style. Luck of the Irish for them. 3/14: I celebrated St. Patty’s Day with the kids by doing their first official art work. I had high hopes they would love finger … Continue reading

A “Peanut” Party: Behind the Scenes

A "Peanut" Party: Behind the Scenes

Since my friends Kristin, Jessica, and I hand-made almost everything for the twins first birthday party, I thought I would share what all we made and a quick how-we-made-it. First of all, I went with a “peanut” theme for obvious reasons. Once I designed the invitation, I based everything else off that. Instead of starting … Continue reading

12 faces for 12 months

12 Photos for 12 Months

This was a project I wanted to do after I saw something similar on A Cup of Jo. It was really easy to set up and fun to shoot. The hardest part was getting the twins to make all their faces. That and getting Ellisa to keep her bow on her head. I simply sat … Continue reading