This week, we are revisiting a project from a few years back. Sort of a flashback blog. You can read all about it below, and I’m so amazed that every day when I log in to Pinterest, it pops up on my feed as a re-pin. This is probably our most “re-pinned” original Pinterest contribution.… Read More DIY Puppet Theater
There are some really cute ideas to create Valentine’s holders for kids. I think that you could take any type of box and make something great! Cover with wrapping paper, craft paper, stickers, paint, etc. Each child could make a unique creation. Here are some of the favorites that I’ve seen while perusing the web… Read More Crafty Up-cycled Valentine Boxes
“Some women pray for their daughters to marry good husbands. I pray that my girls will find girlfriends half as loyal and true as the Ya-Yas.” – Rebecca Wells, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood I think this truly sums up what this fun event was all about! Five women who have been friends for… Read More A Ya-Ya Weekend!
You can’t help but be happy when you get to hang out in downtown HB on a summer day, just steps from the beach! This is a pretty fun summer job!! A few months back, March it was, we had a little segment on KTLA news with Allie Mac Kay! We’ve had a great response… Read More Crafts For Kids at The Strand HB
It’s no secret that I love music and while I’m only marginally talented at a few instruments, it’s a passion of mine. I feel it. It speaks to me. I can tell time (in years and decades) with it. I know lyrics to about any song (pre-21st century) but I don’t know my license plate… Read More The Summer I Wrote a Song
I absolutely love going to craft shows and supporting local artisans. I also love the inspiration that it brings in terms of actually ‘doing’ my own crafts whether its for a gift or developed into a Craft Shack activity. One of the ways that I feed my creative soul is to draw or sketch. Sometimes… Read More Tooth Fairy Pillows