Colorado cornhole board

Colorado corn hole board

I mentioned a little while ago that I’m working on building some yard games, which includes some Colorado corn hole boards. The boards have been constructed and sitting in my (Read more...)

sewing the quilt binding in place

Color theory quilt, finished!

I’ve actually had my son Robert’s quilt completely done for almost a month, but I just now remembered to take a picture in the daylight. Last time I posted, I (Read more...)

Snow Globe Failuere

You win some, you lose some…

We all have done it. You have or see a “brilliant” idea… that turns out to be not so brilliant. People sometimes ask how I’ve learned to do some of (Read more...)

laying out a page

Laying out a page in Photoshop

When you create a page for a photo album, there are a few tips that will make lining up images and text a lot easier. This post will show you (Read more...)

Watermark Example

How to add a logo watermark in Lightroom

Often times photographers are looking for ways to quickly add a watermark to their images. Lightroom features a quick and easy way to add a text watermark to your images, (Read more...)

lettering on a hand made card

Making you own cards

Today is my husband’s birthday and as usual, I made him a card. I hate greeting cards that you buy in stores. They are usually cheesy and poorly illustrated, and (Read more...)

tutu dinosaur

Dinosaur dress up

A couple of years ago I made my niece Sienna some dinosaur dress up clothes. Her Mom (my sister-in-law) sent me this recent picture, showcasing the lovely frocks still in (Read more...)

how to make a cornhole board

How to make a cornhole board

We have a large yard and two active boys; yard games are need to be part of our backyard entertainment zone. I realize that winter is an odd time to (Read more...)

repurposed nic nac holder

Sentimental thread rack

Many seamstresses or hobby sewers have a thread rack. My thread lived in a bin for a long time, until I inherited a “nic-nac” rack from my Grandma that she (Read more...)

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