Princess Party Cupcakes

Princess Party Cupcakes

Every little girl needs a Princess Party once in their life, right? So, Shreya had hers a couple years ago, and invited her closest little princess friends. They all had fun dressing up in their princess gowns – even the mommys dressed up. Since cupcakes is my...
Lavender and Gray Nursery

Lavender and Gray Nursery

Shreya’s little sister’s nursery was painted a pretty lavender. It was decided that the decor would be lavender and gray like her baby shower. Beth gave me free rein to decorate however I wanted. I used some of the decorations from the lavender and gray...
Lavender and Gray Baby Quilt

Lavender and Gray Baby Quilt

Once the color scheme of the nursery was decided, I began to think of ideas to decorate – in shades of lavender and gray. Of course, since I made a baby quilt for big sister, Shreya, I knew I had to make one for the new little one. One of my most treasured...
Lavender and Gray Diaper Cake

Lavender and Gray Diaper Cake

I created this simple, elegant diaper cake using lavender and gray ribbons and receiving blankets and bibs I made from coordinating fabrics I used on the baby quilt. The cake tied in well with the lavender and gray butterfly themed baby shower. How To First, I rolled...
Lavender and Gray Baby Shower

Lavender and Gray Baby Shower

The baby’s nursery was to be decorated in shades of lavender and gray – so it was just natural to plan lavender and gray baby shower decor. We even used some of the shower decor to decorate the nursery afterwards. It was to be a small affair at...
Anniversary Reception Cakes

Anniversary Reception Cakes

Recently I was on the planning committee for a 69th anniversary reception for a dear couple. Although I volunteered to do the slideshow and photography, when they started talking about ordering a sheetcake, I said I’d take care of the anniversary cakes too. It...
Potting Bench and Ladder Plant Stand

Potting Bench and Ladder Plant Stand

  Building a Potting Bench I’ve been wanting a potting bench on my deck for awhile. Not just for potting plants, but also to use as a drink station when having friends and family over for cookouts. And because I think they’re so cute. Feeling...
Patio Swing Makeover

Patio Swing Makeover

The Story Anyone that knew my mom, knows that she saved everything with the plans to repair or recycle them someday. Which, “someday” usually never came because she had so many other projects going. Kinda like me, come to think of it. She used to enjoy her...
Quick Cheap Garage Door Makeover

Quick Cheap Garage Door Makeover

I’m sure if you’ve been on Pinterest, you’ve seen these garage door makeover pins. Just a couple of easy, quick – and cheap changes can give you the look of an expensive carriage door. From a distance, no one will know. My husband had to get up...
Create Your Own Styled Stock Photos

Create Your Own Styled Stock Photos

I wanted to update the look of my website and I think those feminine desktop stock photos are so pretty. Overused maybe, but still pretty, clean and modern. I looked for hours for a nice stock photo that would tie in with my blog’s theme and color scheme. I...