Glad tidings!  Our tree is up, my parents arrive from Canada in a couple of weeks and we are on the wind-down to some serious breathing space as a family.  Life is well hectic, isn’t it?  This week has been particularly tough – a combo of playing catch up with work since being in Rio […]

DIY Clay Ornaments

6 weeks until Christmas.  SIX.  WEEKS. I’m not a Christmas frenzy-type person, but I do love an excuse to deck the halls and be extra thoughtful about the people I love.  While potty-training (which has taken a turn for the worse, I’m afraid) and the unpredictable weather has kept us slightly more housebound, I’ve been […]

DIY Crepe Paper Cards

I kind of resent buying cards sometimes and usually have everything handy to make my own – which is just a little more personal. In that spirit, here’s a little DIY I tried out yesterday: Supplies: – Card – Crepe Paper (torn into 4 inch strips) – Sewing Machine – Washi Tape – Fine Black […]