Show + Tell No. 166

  This week Mandy picked this asymmetrical color block tote tutorial - perfect for the beach! Asymmetrical Color Block Totes My kids would love this pony bead jewelry tutorial Tauni picked as her favorite! Pony Bead Jewelry Bev picked this beautiful DIY blanket ladder DIY Blanket Ladder Crystal's favorite was this Brazilian Fish Stew recipe Brazilian Fish Stew   Show + Tell Link Up Here are the guidelines: Show + Tell is live Mondays at 8 p.m. EST | 7 p.m. CST | 6 p.m. MT | 5 p.m. PST. Link any sort of craft or DIY projects or recipes, but make sure you link to … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 166

I adore these tissue paper flowers Bev picked as her favorite... Tissue Paper Flowers Mandy picked these adorable vintage hair clips Vintage Hair Clips Tauni's favorite was this Barbacoa Taco recipe that sounds amazing for dinner Barbacoa Tacos Love this Strawberry, rhubarb, and apple galette Crystal picked Strawberry Rhubarb Apple Galette Show + Tell Link Up Here are the guidelines: Show + Tell is live Mondays at 8 p.m. EST | 7 p.m. CST | 6 p.m. MT | 5 p.m. PST. Link any sort of craft or DIY projects or recipes, but make sure you link to the specific post rather than a … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 160


So many great Easter projects this last week! I have to be honest, Easter has gotten a bum rap around here as it's so close to Snap. I am grateful to have some fun, easy-to-implement projects. Can't wait to see what you have up your sleeves this week! Show + Tell Highlights This week Bev picked a beautiful English Garden Wreath - English Garden Wreath via illistyle Tauni picked these super fun Easter Bunny Favor Boxes: Easter Bunny Favor Boxes via Tried&True This Blackened Tilapia Taco Bowl that Crystal picked looks delicious! Blacked Tilapia Taco Bowl via The Chunky … [Read more...]

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...]