Category Archives: Gifts

Upcycled Beer Can Jewelry

A new year—out with the old, in with the new! Time to use up some of my craft supplies or get rid of them. Seven or so years ago, I was really into jewelry making. When I moved to Texas, … Continue reading

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Hello 2012!

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you enjoyed the holidays and had lots to eat and share. I was in California for a week, but now I’m back and ready for a new year of Semi-DIYing. 🙂  (BTW, the thumbnail is … Continue reading

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Blogger Gift Exchange

I was excited to get in on the Lovely Package Exchange, hosted by Oh Hello Friend. It’s a gift exchange among bloggers—which as of last year, I qualify as a blogger! 🙂 Unknown if it was random or on purpose, … Continue reading

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Birthday Candy Cake

Another 30th birthday to celebrate – my bff, Nellie, hit the big 30 yesterday. She’s a fan of sour candy (or at least she was in college) so I decided to take a page out of the Candy Chef (so … Continue reading

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Semi-DIY Hostess Gifts

I love the winter holidays with all the food, celebrating, and love. I’m excited to be attending a Thanksgiving dinner hosted by two lovely friends. I’m thinking of making this stuffed pumpkin as my side dish contribution. In the meantime, … Continue reading

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Little Birthday Presents

Usually, I’m not into giving presents for adult birthdays, but a lot of my friends are turning 30 this year. It seems like a momentous time for some gift-giving. Plus it’s fun to figure out   a good present. Inspired … Continue reading

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Cricut Virgin

A long-time crafter, but a Cricut virgin—yup, embarrassing but that’s me. 🙂 Luckily, a couple friends gave me a Cricut for my 30th birthday. I was cutting up a storm trying to figure out how it works. It’s so nifty … Continue reading

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