Etsy favorite Wednesday: Summer Heat Treasury

So I’m going to cheat* a little this week and post a treasury I’ve fallen in love with. This Summer Heat treasury was put together by KOBrienPhotography and features bright and bold colors of pink and orange. When I saw it my first thought was, “wow this would make an awesome color palette for the Little Peanuts new bedroom!” I pictured her crib with the baby quilt, the sock monkey >> Continue reading

Etsy favorite Wed: Baby sewing patterns

With a craft room/office in the horizon I’m already imagining myself at the sewing machine whipping up some adorable baby items for my Little Peanut. These are just a few of the amazing patterns I found! First row: Madeline tie apron dress,  baby sneakers, boutique style swing dress Second row: Ruffled diaper covers, Mademoiselle coat, Liberty lion plush Wow! Three of these patterns have already sold in between yesterday and >> Continue reading

Etsy favorite Wednesday: Baptismal gifts

I have never been successful in buying gifts for religious events in Catholic specialty stores, but I feel I hit the jackpot with this weeks favorites. First row: Personalized Baptism wall hanging, Girl guardian Angel (felt softie), Baby girl embroidered cross blanket Second row: Custom personalized cross/lovie set, I am a child of God print, God loves me growth chart

Etsy favorite Wednesday: Gift ideas under $21!

Gift giving on a budget doesn’t have to be hard. Check out some of these great items I found for under $21. (I was going for under $20 but fell in love with the iPod cozy!) First row: Pocket mirror, coffee mug cozy, iPod cozy Second row: Keep calm and carry on keychain, Spring blossom pendant, Dream big magnet

Etsy favorite Wednesdays: Amigurumi

The whole reason why I learned how to crochet was to make amigurumi. Can you blame me? Just look at these adorable patterns! I can’t wait until the little peanut gets old enough to play with pretend food so I can whip up some cupcakes, cookies and of course veggies. First row: Darling duckling, Lion gurumi, Crochet vegetable tray Second row: Brisa ballerina, Forest friends silly slimy snails, Cupcakes Third >> Continue reading

Etsy Favorites Wednesday: Sweet tooth

I’ve got a weakness for sweets and these look just delicious! Wish I had the time and talent to make these yummies. (links to shops are below the photo) First row: Black forest cupcake, Mocha cake with espresso, Chocolate covered strawberry cake balls Second row: Country sunflowers, Mint chocolate cookies, Robust decorated sugar cookies

Etsy Favorite Wednesday: The home office

Someday I hope to have a home office that I can outfit with these amazing items. Right now I work at our kitchen counter and could really use that space back for things like eating! It would also be nice to not have to put everything away each day only to have to pull it out in the morning again. (links to each item is below the photo) First row: >> Continue reading

Etsy favorite Wednesday: Spa day

Wrapped in a cozy robe and slippers along with a glass of wine, candlelight and soap inspired by the Greek goddess of love…. sounds like my kind of spa day! (Links to shops are below the photo) First row: Womans slippers, Serenity wall decal, Kimono robe Second row: Midnight magic scented candle, Aphrodite goddess of love soap, Satin sleeping mask Third row: Wine glasses, Flock print, White beach pebbles

Etsy Favorite Wednesday: Spring is coming

This weeks favorites were inspired by the brief glimpse of spring we got last week in Minnesota. Here’s to more warmth and sun! (Links to items are below the photo) First row: Flower power silk scarf, Ava gardens necklace, Sunburnt floral pendant Second row: Beautiful day watercolor print, Cloud of butterflies pillow, Fairy flowers Third row: Mini sticky coverup, Standing tall print, Colorful birds in branches planner

Etsy favorite Wednesday: Spring wedding

The warm weather has me thinking about weddings of all things! I’ll be married 5 years this summer but if I were to do it again I would love to have these as part of my big day. First row: Blue topaz white gold ring, Raw silk bolero, Bejewelled butterfly garter Second row: Super sparkling headband, Coda wrap dress, Tiffany blue and gray clutch Third row: Tiniest branch necklace, Hydrangea >> Continue reading