You would never believe that with the snow that we have had in Virginia, we are into our first full week of spring. Crazy, right? Well, it is! And to continue the decoration that I started with my Luck o’ … Continue reading
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Tagged decorations, DIY, hoppy spring, offset, Pinterest, play on words, shape words, silhouette, silhouette cameo, vinyl
Before the tree goes down, I wanted to post some pictures of our tree and some of the featured ornaments. This is the first time in a couple of years that we didn’t just have the Hokie tree. Two years … Continue reading
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Tagged Christmas, christmas decorations, Christmas tree, decorations, Hokies, holidays, Lucy, Lucy the Toller, merry christmas, ornaments, Virginia Tech
Updated 11/17: Yes, I have had more fun with my Silhouette and the premium vinyl: mailbox fun! Now, our mailbox has some great style!
I have a Pinterest board called “Nail Love.” For years, I was a nail-biter, cuticle-picker, and all around hand-hider (I was so ashamed). Last summer, however, I beat the habit! I decided to go and pay for an “expensive” manicure … Continue reading
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Tagged crafting, decorations, DIY, essie, football spirit, Hokie Bird, hokie fingernail, Hokies, nail polish, opi, school spirit, Virginia Tech
Hello, readers! I wanted to let you know that I have spent some time on this rainy, cold week to update the DIY page. Take a look at all of the items that I’ve made (although I keep feeling like … Continue reading
Happy anniversary to our dear, quirky house! We bought you 4 years ago today and immediately noticed your flaws. This is what you looked like when we moved in: We loved the yellow siding, the red front door, the white … Continue reading
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Tagged crafting, decorations, DIY, holidays, kitchen demo, kitchen redo, old kitchen, repainting, spray painted kitchen
I’ve had quite a few busy weeks with teaching, but thanks to Hurricane Sandy, I have the day off of school today. We are still waiting for the 1-5 inches of rain and 50+mph winds to reach us, so while … Continue reading
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Tagged car sticker, crafting, decorations, die-cut machine, DIY, Richmond, RVA, silhouette, silhouette cameo, vinyl
Well, I have had quite the love/hate experience with my Silhouette Cameo over its first few days. I have to now announce that I LOVE MY SILHOUETTE CAMEO! It seems like I figured out all of the troubles, and it … Continue reading
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Tagged crafting, decorations, die-cut machine, DIY, Hokie Bird, Hokies, holidays, paper crafts, silhouette, silhouette cameo, vinyl crafts, wedding diy
When we were in Alabama in earlier this month, we went to a local store called Unclaimed Storage. The owner is like those people you see on Storage Wars, where they buy unclaimed storage lockers and sell their products. This … Continue reading
This is our first married Christmas together, and as I have gotten really enthusiastic with decorating, it has carried over into Christmas decorating. I am Jewish, but I have always loved Christmas decorations and this season. Although we didn’t celebrate … Continue reading