DIY Glass Photo Pendant Beaded Necklaces Tutorial


DIY

Over the past few months, I slowly bought supplies with coupons or when on sale to make photo pendants. It was something I really wanted to try but did not have a specific project in mind. I finally had all supplies just days before recent family birthday celebrations. Perfect timing to make personalized gifts. The process was easy and […]

August 8, 2015

10 Simple Steps to Resize and Print A Small Square Photo Using Power Point


DIY

While I would love to own Photoshop, I don’t. For my needs, most photo editing can be done well enough with other software. So far, I can’t justify the purchase, no matter how much I want it. A recent glass photo pendant project, required printed square 7/8 inch photos. For a quick project, I didn’t want to spend a ton […]

August 5, 2015

DIY Glass Photo Pendant Beaded Necklaces


DIY

You guys… I’ve been working on a tutorial, but it isn’t done, and I just couldn’t wait any longer to share a photo of one of these necklaces! Consider this a sneak peek because I just can’t help myself. In July, our family celebrated the birthdays of my mom and my husband’s grandma. This year we found ourselves at […]

July 27, 2015

11 Ways For Mamas & Kids To Express Gratitude On Father’s Day (And Every Day)


Practice Gratitude

Can you believe that Father’s Day is already just over one week away? Father’s day is one of my favorites to prepare for – it’s a dedicated day to show my husband how much I appreciate him, and a day to help our children express how grateful they are for their daddy. I often struggle with […]

June 12, 2015

‘You Are My Sunshine’ Birthday – DIY ‘You Are My Sunshine’ Photo Birthday Banner


DIY, Joyful hosting

Our daughter turned TWO on Sunday. She is fun, sweet and joyful – full of curiosity, and quirky humor. She is a delight to be around and we are blessed by her every single day. Before she was born, I bought her a sign for her wall that said “You Are My Sunshine” for her bedroom wall. And […]

March 16, 2015