Category Archives: Crafty!

This creative way to gift a lucky little girl a fun pettiskirt could not be easier. There’s not even any hot glue involved, y’all. If you’re the mother of a young girl, you’ve probably seen these super fluffy tutus (called pettiskirts) pop up everywhere the last few years. Leyna, my 2.5 year old, has LOVED […]

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Oh yeah. I’m about to get all crafty up in here. It’s been a while, but there’s something about the beginning of fall that makes me want to burn my finger off with a glue gun. (Seriously, typing this is painful.) I may have completed the ultimate DIY this summer – growing a baby – […]

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I did this crafty thing for the Red Barn Blog before I had Lowell. One of the easiest projects I’ve done for them so far, and one of my favorites. Don’t let the state of Texas fool you. This technique can work for any shape you can cut. There are so many possibilities! Head on […]

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If you’re into that thing where you make cutesy matchy holiday shirts for your kids, this is for you. If you’re into crafts that take next to zero effort, and make you look like Pinterest Royalty, this is for you. If you’re into doing crafts WITH your kids, you’re my hero, and you can totally […]

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I cleaned out Leyna’s closet last week in an effort to figure out what I do and don’t have for the next baby. As I pulled out little storage boxes and bags overflowing with tiny onesies, I began finding artifacts that lead me through wormholes, to little glimpses of what it was like to have […]

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This tutorial is sponsored by Lullaby Paints. The idea is my own (and I’m really excited to share it with you), so are all the pictures. Suprise! I’m nesting. At nearly 34 weeks pregnant, I crave labels and bento-box-like organization for every corner of this over-stuffed house. Leyna’s closet used to be the sweetest little […]

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My trip to the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel this month inspired this simple, paper mobile tutorial for the Red Barn Blog.  Head on over to RedBarnBlog.com get the full tutorial.

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My Decor & Cool Spaces post for this month is up over on the Red Barn Blog! This time I took on the challenge of finding a way to display kids artwork that blends well with the rest of our wall decor. Head on over to my post on RedBarnBlog.com to see the full tutorial.

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