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Here I Grow Again!

I’ve been slacking in blog posts since I have started working again and I just finally got caught up in some photo editing! Here is our Big guy who turned one in September as he grew weekly!  

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Christmas 2013

Christmas came and went and it was a completely different experience this year with our little guy. He loved the lights, the decorations, and the presents! I decided this year to do Christmas on a very strict budget! I want him to get gifts but I refuse to pay large …


Here I grow again! Weeks 1-26

I finally got around to putting together Presleigh’s weekly photos. I decided to stop at half a year so that they would print big enough to be seen nice and clear. I created the Jpeg in photoshop and printed it at staples when they were on sale in a 24×36 …


Canvas prints

So I saw some awesome canvas prints on pinterest and assumed `hey… I can do that`WRONG! they did not turn out as pretty as the ones on pinterest! but I tried. and for 1.30$ I`d say not perfect… but not too bad! View the tutorial here: Tips for you: …


Shadow boxes

My recent crafting: I took all of the mementos from my pregnancy and from the day my little guy was born and put them into a shadowbox from Micheals. From the day he was born: His hospital hat, his and my hospital bracelets, the certificate on his hospital bassinet, pictures …


Let the creating begin..

My most recent projects have been inspired by re-purposing old clothes. Now mind you I think one of my biggest faults as a sewer is that I don’t use patterns or measure very often. So some of my items don’t come out perfect but they totally come out me! I …