Favorite Pinterest Eggshell Crafts

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Dremel Eggshell

♫♩♩♩Making a list and checking it twice ♫♩♩ This time of year I make lots of lists.  I make lists of habits I want to start in the coming year, goals for myself and my family, and things I want to try. Today I looked through my Pinterest boards at all the many things I’ve pinned… Read more »

Chicken Wire Christmas Trees

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Chicken Wire Trees

I’ve been playing around with the idea of making chicken wire Christmas trees for about a month now.  The concept seemed simple enough, and I had plenty of ideas about how to use them.  The hardest part turned out to be getting a good quality photo of chicken wire.  I’ve had these sitting in my… Read more »

A Virtual Thanksgiving Feast

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Virtual Thanksgiving Feast

Just for fun, I thought I’d bring together some amazing Thanksgiving blog posts for a Virtual Thanksgiving Feast.  You can drool over the pictures this year, and pin it for next year’s preparations. Each picture below should link to the original blog post.  I hope you visit everyone, leave some love in their comments, and… Read more »

No-Sew Hanging Candy Cane Holder

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No Sew Candy Cane Holder

When I first decided to do this project, it was going to be a sewing project.  I actually made up one of these on my machine first. But then I decided I’d like to do a no-sew version – and I ended up loving the way the no-sew version looked so much that I scrapped… Read more »


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Make some fun with your family this Halloween when you make your own string of Egg-O-Lanterns!  These cute little guys are fun and easy for even little ones to get involved. You will need: Eggs Orange holiday mini-lights Supplies for blowing eggs (needle and small syringe will make this easier) Dremel or electric nail file… Read more »

How to Make Blown Eggs for Crafts

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Blown Eggs Collage

When I was growing up, this planter always hung in Nanny’s kitchen.  When she passed away it was one of the things I wanted to be sure would be in my kitchen for my grandkids to see.  The one thing I didn’t like about it when I hung it in my own kitchen were the… Read more »

Making My Own Stamped Jewelry

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Stamping - Finished

I’ve been wanting to try making my own stamped jewelry for quite some time.  I have received a few items from The Vintage Pearl as gifts and LOVE them.  But my budget doesn’t really allow for jewelry purchases right now.  So what’s a girly girl to do?  Make it herself, of course! Recently I stopped… Read more »

Amazing Eggs-periments For Back to School

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I wanted to find some science experiments using eggs for back to school and I stumbled across this amazing page with videos of all kinds of fun experiments.  I wanted to share it with you and highlight my favorite experiment.  J-Bear and I will be trying this one this weekend! (Note: You don’t really need… Read more »