Making Fire Starters

    As the weather slowly starts to warm up, or at least it will soon, I find myself looking forward to the rest of the year. This last year was weird and, while that hasn’t changed, this spring and summer will undoubtedly look different than last. One thing we are determined to do this year is spend more time […]

How to make Brigid’s Cross for Imbolc

February 2nd has many different names; it goes by Groundhog day, Candlemas, Brigid’s day and Imbolc. It’s a day that falls between winter and spring and marks the beginnings of that change. The days are becoming noticeably longer, some animals are returning and cold loving flowers break through the ice. This is a day that celebrates and acknowledges the first […]

DIY Magnetic Picture Frame

I’ve been searching for a picture frame for the fridge for a while. I just wanted a regular size frame to clean up the look of my fridge instead of overlapping papers and pictures all stuck on haphazardly. I have had 0 luck though and instead I found a wooden crafting picture frame for $1.99 at Michael’s. It’s just a […]

Fleece Baby Booties

One problem I have come up against time and time again is bare ankles. Both my kids have spent a great deal of time in one carrier or another, and no matter the kid or the carrier the pants always ride up and leave chilly and exposed their sweet chubby baby ankles. I’ve dealt with this by tucking pant legs […]

Birds Nest Ornament

What belongs in a tree more than a bird’s nest? While I called this nest an ornament it’s really just a nest, it doesn’t hang or sparkle or light up it just sits close to the top of the tree on a branch like a nest would. It’s simple and blends in but it is also a pleasant little suprise […]

Ornaments for the seasons.

For our first set of these diy clear ornaments we used whatever foliage we could gather from outside, everything was either green or brown and while they look very pretty they do blend in to the tree a bit. For the second ones I wanted them to be brighter but still filled with natural elements. I love sunflowers they are […]