Author Archives: semidiy

Ladies Crafternoon – Mini Terrariums

Back in April, I hosted an afternoon of crafting with some of my favorite ladies. It was a beautiful day for arranging mini terrariums with mini snacks. 

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Lunar New Year Party

Chuc Mung Nam Moi (Happy New Year)!! Last Friday, we had about 30 of our friends over to celebrate Lunar New Year – Year of the Fire Monkey. There was lots of eating, reading of the Chinese horoscope, playing bau … Continue reading

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Birthday Pumpkin Carving

For my 34th birthday, I decided to have a few friends over for pumpkin carving. I was so excited to be done with wedding planning and to throw a normal party again! The hardest part was slowly buying 20+ pumpkins … Continue reading

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Leyat & Jared – DOCing!

Back in mid-October, I had the pleasure of DOCing a friend of a friend’s wedding. Friend referrals are great! Jared and Leyat are an easygoing, organized couple, but they needed some help with planning their Austin wedding from afar. 

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Birthday Painting Party

For my birthday, I bought a Groupon for a small, on-location painting party from Personal Picasso. They come to your house, set up the painting supplies (canvases, paint, brushes, aprons), and teach you how to paint one of their pieces. … Continue reading

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Wedding Card Box

After quite a hiatus, I’m back to share with you a DIY wedding two-tier card box. This was for Marcus’ sister’s wedding back in October. The card box was inspired by those made by Jamie Kim Designs. It took about 4 hours … Continue reading

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Shabby Chic Banners

Kim of The Ravenous Couple had a lovely shabby chic baby shower this past weekend. Sadly I wasn’t able to attend this yummy and pretty fete in CA, but I contributed a couple banners and some cake bunting to show … Continue reading

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