My Sad First Attempt


This weekend my family threw together some extended family pictures. Since I was the photographer we broke out the trusty tripod and I read up on my cameras timer. Then my sweet hubby when and purchased a tiny little remote that works with “most” DSLR’s…. to bad mine is not one of them ha! It […]

Gifts For Guys: Tie/ Belt/ Hat Rack


I am so excited to be guest posting here at KOJO‘s Design today for their gifts for guys series !! These ladies are amazing (and have been so patient as I worked through some LAME computer and timing issues). Of course I turned to my husband to ask for some suggestions on what to make. We […]

California Girls… and boys


We are finally home from our amazing trip to Southern California. I don’t know if I have mentioned that I grew up in Orange County so it was fabulous to be “home” for a little while. While driving down I had plenty of time to think up hordes of tutorials I could do and now […]

Honing Your Mad Skills


After attending Nicole Van’s photography workshop and working on getting proper exposure etc. I thought it was time I start working on my photoshop skills. Now the examples I am going to show you are a bit extreme. Well, at least the pictures are extremely “punchy”, which is not for everyone. And if you are […]

Refashionista! Old Wool Coat Refashion


I am so excited to be over at I am Momma Hear Me Roar participating in Cheri’s Refashionista event! Hop on over and find out how turn an old wool coat into a super cute pea coat for Evie: I have been so excited for this post! I started out with my Granny’s red wool […]

Give Away Winner & PDF file update

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Hi friends! I am sure your week was as busy as mine, man the holidays get crazy FAST! I have been receiving an over whelming number of emails about the links for the patterns not working so I am now in the process of over-hauling that page so that there are separate links to the […]

Shabby Apple Giveaway

You guys know that I have a mild obsession with Shabby Apple right? Well the other day we did our family pictures and I wore my favorite Shabby Apple dress (the Yorkshire). I got to thinking about how it would have been fun to have a new SA dress for the family shoot but I […]