For a large part of the last year, I’ve been playing around with different layouts of the bullet journal. I think I’ve got the daily spreads down at least, so for the new year, I’m moving into a new journal and I’ve begun setting it up. First, if you don’t know anything about bullet journals,… Continue reading Bullet Journal 2017 Set Up
In a frenzied effort to get Christmas projects done while simultaneously studying for an insurance certification test and house hunting for our first house (ah!) and working mandatory overtime at my day job, I have little extra time to make things that I can post on this blog yet for fear of ruining surprises. So,… Continue reading Origami Lucky Stars
I took a little break from Christmas crafting to dive into my backlog of Crafts I Found on Pinterest. I had several versions of a basic origami bookmark saved, so I decided to try a bunch of them out! I started with the most basic. This one was the easiest to make, although it was… Continue reading Origami Bookmarks
Since I’ve been working on secret Christmas gifts, I’ve had little time for other crafts. I have been able to work on my relaxing coloring page here and there throughout the week, though, so I’ll share the progress I’ve made on that!
It has been an emotional week for a lot of people, myself included, and I just needed a relaxing, mindless crafting that wasn’t going to be gifted to anyone. I just needed to do something meditative for myself. My mom works at a school district print shop; she makes all the copies teachers need made.… Continue reading Relaxing Coloring Pt. 1
I have a couple of coworkers that are big into card making. They occasionally get together and share supplies and ideas, and they graciously invited me to their latest card making party! I’ve only recently gotten into paper crafting and card making. I definitely don’t get as fancy as my coworkers, but I’ll get there… Continue reading Card Making Party
I’ve had the supplies for this project sitting in my crafting stash for nearly a year now. It seemed like such an easy project, I thought I could pull it out whenever I had a few spare moments. Spoiler alert: It was not as easy and short as I thought it would be. It all… Continue reading Watercolor Postcards