Short Moving Hiatus

For those of you wondering where I’ve been and whatnot, I’m currently in the process of moving to a new home.  I will be returning to the blogging world shortly.  So please keep checking back and I’ll write again soon!

Thrifting Adventures

Some of my friends and I like to go thrifting on occasion.  In other words, we go to thrift stores and antique places and the like to discover fun little treasures.  I’ve made some good finds over the past month of thrifting and managed to see some cool stuff while I was out and about,…

Porcupine Quill Dangle Earrings – Version 2

Yep, you read that title right.  Version 2!  Now with more quills!  They’re now fuller and pokier than ever before!  Well, they don’t actually poke you like, stabby stabby.  The points are filed down so they won’t snag on clothing or hurt you.  They just look extra stabby! Want to look fierce and have your…

Memory Jar

Last year, I saw this thing about making a memory jar.  It’s where you take one good memory a week, write it down, fold it up, and put it in a jar.  At the end of the year, you open each one and read your memories from the past year that made you happy.  Well,…

Spring Starting in Garfield Park

Now that spring is starting to poke it’s pretty little head up around here, I’m being sure to get out and go for walks.  What better place to go than for a short stroll through Garfield Park when it’s so close to home?  So, I went for a couple of walks and saw the geese…

Mail Holder

This might sound crazy, but sometimes, when I’m trying to send out mail, I have to make sure I have everything collected before I hand it off to the mailman.  Sometimes, I’ll have a few letters to go out and then one will stick to the table and I won’t notice until later or one…

Metal Etching and Image Transferring

I didn’t mean to not blog for a bit, but life, as usual, kept me busy.  What’s really been keeping me busy lately is metal etching and some other projects.  I finally have it set up to do at home and I’m so excited!  I’m doing it both the way I learned and also by…