Thanksgiving: Ginger Clove Cranberry Sauce

Thanksgiving: Ginger Clove Cranberry Sauce

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013 in Blog, Food | No Comments

As with most holiday menus, I spend a night scouring the web for interesting twists on good ol’ standards. Martha Stewart (one of my idols) arranges her menus into specific slideshow categories, making it simple to find what you’re looking for. Most of my usual holiday guests know that I like to offer a little […]

Parker’s 1st Birthday: The Details

Parker’s 1st Birthday: The Details

Posted by on Nov 22, 2013 in Baby/Kids, Blog, Craft, Graphic Design | No Comments

Thank goodness 1st birthdays only come once. This party may have involved a TON of prep work, sewing, crafting, cooking, baking, drawing, stressing, designing, directing, cleaning, and many more -ing’s, but I enjoyed every minute of it. Anything for my beautiful, bright baby girl! Can’t believe she’s one already. Enjoy! Above: I purchased some burlap […]

My Baby Girl’s 1st Birthday Dress

My Baby Girl’s 1st Birthday Dress

Posted by on Nov 16, 2013 in Baby/Kids, Blog, Craft, Photography | One Comment

I always like to begin any sewing related posts with a big THANK YOU to my mother. She was the one to teach us the importance of threading a needle and using it well. And while we’re on topic, I’m reminded of a time in 8th grade Home Economics class when a girl stated, “When […]

Party Favors: Parker’s First Birthday

Party Favors: Parker’s First Birthday

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Baby/Kids, Blog, Craft, Graphic Design, Photography | 2 Comments

It’s safe to say that I use every excuse in the book to flex my design muscles, especially when it comes to my kids’ birthday parties. Event planning holds a special place in my heart since I have the opportunity to cook, design, print, create, sew, craft, brand, all for one single purpose. Sure, it’s […]

A Yabba Dabba-ween: Parker’s 1st Halloween

A Yabba Dabba-ween: Parker’s 1st Halloween

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Baby/Kids, Blog, Craft, Photography | No Comments

I’ll keep this brief, the photos speak for themselves. Last year around this time I was nine months pregnant, hobbling around with a severe case of pelvic girdle pain (an experience that may have scarred me from wanting to be pregnant again). This year, I am blissfully enjoying my little man’s 4th and little lady’s […]