Baby’s first handprints!

I got the recipe for the salt dough at this website: Salt Dough Footprint Keepsakes I made the full recipe and had enough to do my son’s hand and footprints and with the leftovers, I went ahead and made a paw print of the family dog. I’m really happy I made these because now I […]

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Shadow box for baby’s room

I have been wanting to make a shadow box with the mementos we saved when our son was born. Yesterday he turned 18 months old so I figured it appropriate to follow through on making one. My biggest problem is the boxes themselves can be pretty spendy and I just don’t have a lot of […]

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Ikea Shelf Project

Everyone I know loves these Ikea shelves and who wouldn’t, they’re so versatile AND cheap?? Unheard of!!             Unfortunately, scratches show very easily (Especially in this finish), and I wanted a low-budget way to recover them. So…. I went to Wal-Mart and bought a roll of slightly cushioned shelving liner that […]

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This is perfect!

For a very long time now I’ve been wanting to start a blog. Since I’ve had my son I feel this is the perfect time to start a blog to both connect with other moms AND keep my sanity! The more I research blogging the more I realize it is perfect for me. I am […]

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