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  • Art

    Personalized Portraits

    Since we didn’t have a whole lot of money for gifts this year I decided to make some that were more personal. My sister had asked me to make her a cross stitch portrait…

    January 3, 2014
  • Art

    Holiday Card 2013

    I’ve been making my own Christmas cards for over 6 years now. At first, I made each one by hand, but as the list of recipients expanded, I began to make just one, scan…

    December 25, 2013
  • Art Crafts

    Cross Stitch Portraits

    Everyone needs a little family portrait to hang up around the house, whether it’s a painting, photograph, or in this case, in cross stitch. I made a portrait of my husband, myself, and our…

    August 16, 2013
  • Art

    Nursery Artwork Tour

    Being the artsy people that we are, we wanted to make most of the artwork we planned to hang up in the baby’s room. I may have overpurchased on frames making that a pretty…

    August 5, 2013
  • Art

    Ahoy, Bathroom Artwork

    I hung up this picture frame months ago when I redid the downstairs bathroom. It stayed empty the entire time, constantly reminding me every time I used the bathroom that I needed to really…

    July 26, 2013
  • Art

    New Art for the Walls!

    Our house is in desperate need of some artwork on the walls. We’re slowly trying to remedy that, but it’s been a pretty long process. I finally convinced my husband to make his version…

    August 22, 2012
  • Art


    I have a confession to make. I might be a little obsessed with sasquatches¬†right now. Not because I believe they exist or hope to encounter one while I’m hiking through the woods. It’s much…

    July 30, 2012