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DIY Toddler Art Display

When it comes to creating art and making things, Mackenzie is prolific in a way only a toddler knows how to be. I have been looking for a creative way to display Mackenzie’s artwork at home that celebrates her and her act of making…

February 17, 2013

A Handmade Christmas

Every year when the holidays roll around, I aspire to make make make — food, home decor, gifts, outdoor decorations. Actually doing all of those things — some years I am more successful than others. This year we made salt dough ornaments and a…

December 18, 2012

DIY: How to Make Baby Burp Cloths

When Mackenzie was teeny, we were blessed with an entire stack of receiving blankets. They were useful for do many things – swaddling, an extra layer of warmth, and cleaning up small spills. Mackenzie was an excessive spitter-upper, though, and I realized quickly that…

August 23, 2012

DIY Farmhouse Table and Parson Chairs

I have really been pining for a new table for our kitchen. The one Chris built before is awesome (and is now our desk in the office), but it was too tall for Mackenzie to sit at in a chair, and we couldn’t fit…

June 29, 2012