Long Time – Many Changes – Welcome Baby Boy!

So I am just the best blogger in the world!  I haven’t posted anything since March 2012…Oh my!  Well, I hope to change that.  Obviously I’m not as “crafty” as I thought…my hobbies never seems to last for very long.  But, now I have a topic that I don’t think I will ever tire writing…

Magnetic Make-Up Board

I completed my first craft project courtesy of Pinterest over the weekend.  I saw this post about the magnetic make-up board and thought “Hey!  I could actually use that and make it myself!”.  I don’t usually make New Year’s resolutions (because I never keep them) but for some reason this year I decided to “Organize…

ECU Pirate Groom’s Cake

My friend’s Grant & Mallory were married this past Saturday! 🙂  Mallory asked if I could make a Groom’s cake for Grant as a surprise.  He attended ECU (East Carolina University) and wanted a purple and gold wedding.  She wasn’t so keen on the idea for the Purple & Gold theme, so she wanted to…

Anniversary Cake

Here’s a cake that I decorated for a 40th Wedding Anniversary. My sister-in-law actually made the cake, recipe can be provided if interested. It was basically a chocolate cake, with chocolate buttercream filling, and a whipped chocolate icing. I have never worked with Whipped Icing before, but I know a lot of people tend to…

Champagne Toast Anniversary Card on Cricut

Here’s a quick & easy card that I made for my brother & sis-in-law’s anniversary. I used the Sweethearts cartridge. This card has a neat feature that allows you to make a little pull-out card.  So I chose to use the Champagne glasses. First I cut the the envelope using the Champagne key which cut…

Hand Crafted Flower Pot Birthday Card using Cricut Expression

My husband bought me a Cricut Expression Machine for Christmas last year.  I was and still am really stoked about it, although I haven’t really gotten into using it..yet. 🙂  I am still learning so I’m starting off small with projects like greeting cards. I wanted to share with you a quick card that I…