Holiday Spirit Giveaway


What would Black Friday be without a little holiday giveaway? Today I am teaming up with a handful of other bloggers to share a bit of the Christmas spirit with you! I selected some of my favorite holiday crafting goods - glittered paper, washi tape, gift wrap, bows, sequins and more and I am sending it all to one LUCKY winner! Here's a sampling of the goods...   Winning is easy! Simply leave me a message letting me know what's the one thing that really gets you into the holiday spirit! For extra entries, please follow the instructions in the Rafflecopter widget … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 140: Fall Food

cookie edit

Oh brrrr. It's been COLD outside this week. I love that living in Utah I get all four seasons, but I am starting to think that summer should be like nine of the months and then we can have rain, cold and snow for just the remaining three...I could handle that... In any event, I am more interested in curling up on the couch than anything else these days, so I thought I would share some fun fall comfort food today. Show + Tell Highlights If you read my blog for any amount of time, you have probably figured out that I am a bit of a freak for all things fall, especially pinecones! Tell me … [Read more...]

Summer Stash Giveaway

Summer Stash Giveaway 1

It's giveaway time here on the blog...You may have caught the fun Instax camera giveaway that I posted the other day (it's still open - go enter). Today, I am excited to be joining up with some friends for the great Summer Stash Giveaway!!! I considered starting this post off with a photo of my craft studio. Really, I did. I wanted to show you just how much stuff I have collected in the last year or so since I moved everything in... However, I've decided I am just not ready to share the dark side of my life with you on the blog...not yet. Instead, I am simply going to enlist your … [Read more...]

Kick-Off Summer Giveaway


The weather in Utah has finally warmed up and I am so, so excited for summer! Whether sitting out by the pool or taking a little trip, it just seems like there's more fun to be had. Today, I've joined up with 15 of my favorite bloggers for a fun summer giveaway - each of the fun packages value over $75! We're sharing everything filled with everything from healthy summer snacks, a family movie night, crafts and boredom busters (for the kids), summer pampering and fashion (for you), capturing summer memories, and so much more! Here’s a sneak peak of ALL of our giveaway packages: Are you … [Read more...]

What’s in My Handbag (Michael Kors Edition)

Michael Kors Handbag

Hi guys! It's been a while since I ran a "What's in My Handbag" post...I am sharing my latest obsession (a gorgeous Michael Kors handbag) over at A Glimpse Inside. Here's a little sneak... Of course, I couldn't work on this post without revisiting a few of the older posts we shared featuring bloggers handbags. What a trip down memory lane...Looking for a little nostalgia? Go visit them yourself! Crap I've Made The Crafting Chicks UCreate Rhonna Farrer Beneath My Heart The Idea Room Craftaholics Anonymous I Heart Naptime Is This Really My Life? All Things Thrifty Southern … [Read more...]

10 Tips to Craft Room Organization

Craft Room Organization

In the last year as my websites and SNAP! Conference has grown, I have blown out of my regular office space. And, when I say "blown out," I mean I've got a disaster on my hands. I am the most effective in my space, when things are simplified, organized and where I need them so the disorganization is seriously affecting my creative mojo. Really. In the next few weeks, I will be moving into a larger studio space to accommodate all of my crap awesome DIY and craft supplies. Though I could pack everything up and sort it out in the new space, it just makes more sense to move things in a more … [Read more...]

Show & Tell No. 75: Christmas Ideas

DIY Spindle Ornaments via LollyJane

Okay. I can't decide if it's me, or the linky but friends, you kill me with these delicious recipes...I am feeling like I can blame the holiday weight on YOU! In any event, today I am taking a bit of a different approach. I thought I would share a few of the awesome Christmas projects that were linked up. Show & Tell Highlights   Free Printable Christmas Planner via A Typical English Home Washi Advent via Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom Modern Advent Calendar via Persia Lou DIY Spindle Ornaments via LollyJane Ruffle Tree Skirt via The DIY Dreamer Thanks for … [Read more...]

Show & Tell No. 74: Great Thanksgiving Ideas

Thanksgiving Hostess Gift and Thank You

Oh man. Were any of you able to join us for the Holiday Idea Exchange Pinterest party last week? It was so fun!!! I was able to pin some of my favorite projects from last week's Show & Tell and see so, so many more. If you'd still like to check it out, feel free to hop on over! In the meantime, I am going to share a few great Thanksgiving ideas that were linked up last week. Show & Tell Highlights Be still my heart. Forget Thanksgiving dinner. I want brunch. Praline French Toast via Five Heart Home This is just cute. Peek-a-Boo Thanksgiving Cake via Play Party Pin Check out … [Read more...]

Show & Tell No. 65

  Thanks for sharing your talent! Grab a feature button for your site if you'd like. Show & Tell Linky Ok friends, it's time for you to show off your projects for the week. Let's see what you've been up to. Link any sort of craft or DIY projects or recipes, but make sure you link to the specific post, rather than your home page. Please do not link projects that have been shared previously. Please don't link up your own linky party. Follow me on Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter where I will share some favorite projects. Everyone loves comments. … [Read more...]

Show & Tell No. 60

Mandi Stacy

This last week I had such fun hanging out with my friends, that I let the site go a little. The linky was down most of the week and I let you down. I am so sorry! Fortunately, I feel like you guys are the forgiving type... Instead of sharing a little linky show and tell, this week I am sharing posts from a few of the friends I was able to spend time with. I am totally digging this awesome worn leather pillow Mandi created. In particular, I love the neon pink back. It's a color surprise! Mandi is definitely the type to live hard, play hard and well, sleep hard...I couldn't help … [Read more...]