Category Archives: Crafts

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.  Advertisements

Posted in Crafts, Food, Parties | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Birthdays, Crafts, Food, Parties | Tagged | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Crafts, Food, Parties | Tagged , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Crafts, Weddings | Tagged , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Babies/Kids, Crafts, Decorations | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

A Cupcake Afternoon

Last Sunday, a dozen or so of my lady friends came over for a cupcake party. There was cupcake-shaped food, Cupcake wine, and lots of cupcakes for decorating. It was a lovely afternoon of hanging out on the deck and … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Decorations, Food | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dipped Wooden Utensils

Gift from the registry or off the registry? I always waver on the decision of getting the person what they want/picked out or something a little more personal/that I want to give them. For a recent bridal shower, I decided … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Gifts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment