Monthly Archives: February 2013

Week in Chicago

I’m having the best time being at home after being gone for a week in Chicago.  As much as I love the architecture, shopping, food, and “style” of Chicago, I so missed my family and even the most enjoyable experiences are dulled without my sweetie by my side.  The time away provided me with some […]

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Valentine’s Week

I’ve been a busy Valentine’s elf the past few weeks, getting ready for my favorite holiday.  Anticipation of an event evidently massively contributes to the amount of joy a person experiences for any given event or experience, and I really enjoy the anticipation and process of inherent in each of my crafts almost as much […]

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Valentine’s Tablescape (In Progress)

I adore this idea and (while I was supposed to be doing actual “work” last night) finally had the chance to give it a try. A few things I changed: I used votive candles instead of mason jars, because the smaller size fit what I’m working on for my current Valentine’s tablescape (for our Small Bites/Dirty Martinis […]

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Valentine’s Banner

My homemade Valentine is complete and ready to be shipped to my special friend.  It included a range of supplies, including feathers, stamps, lots of paper, glitter plastic hearts, ribbon, themed take-out boxes, multiple glitter varieties, punch-outs, stickers, colored pen, and more.  I love how it turned out, but I do miss my hand lettering, […]

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