Milestone Movies

We recently celebrated my sister's 40th birthday, and I wanted to give her a "hand-crafted" gift that would be meaningful.  After searching high and low on Pinterest for gift ideas and not being inspired, I decided instead to create a "movie" for her. I knew I'd want to combine photographs and video clips, and after searching through the [...]

Father’s Day Pint Glasses

Sometimes the gifts that are hardest to come up with turn out to be the most obvious in hindsight.  And that was so true for this project!  I wanted to create a useful Father's Day gift for my husband that the kids would help create.  Since my husband likes to keep pint glasses in the freezer [...]

Mother’s Day Hand Print Coasters

I love making crafty Mother's Day gifts for my mom and mother-in-law.  Doesn't every mother love a sweet little something made by her child or grandchild?  I do!  And to me, hand prints capture these fleeting days of little grandchildren who grow so quickly.  Inspired by this post, I decided to make tile coasters. On [...]