How to Crochet: this quick and easy little Baby Dress!

How to Crochet: this quick and easy little Baby Dress!

This crocheted baby dress is so darn adorable, I am pretty sure I’m making one in every color. So simple and darling, I just can’t resist. And you may find, after checking out the video instructions down below, that this baby dress is exactly the pattern you’ve been looking for. I am so excited to share this with all of you. And so happy I found this cute little pattern from Wooly Wonders Crochet at YouTube. Related: See my top 3 favorite YouTube crocheters and be inspired. I … Read more…


How To Crochet: Beautiful Baby Headbands (with flowers) FAST and Easy!

How To Crochet: Beautiful Baby Headbands (with flowers) FAST and Easy!

Oh, how I enjoy to crochet, these days. And these beautiful baby headbands with flowers are no exception. Easy to make and seriously fast, you’ll have yourself some beautiful baby headbands in no time. This tutorial is possible because of a crocheting whiz over at YouTube. Her instructions for how to make these lovely little headbands are so simple that even I can do it. And so I did. Now, I am sharing with you. YAY! The three headbands I am showing here were part of the baby gift … Read more…


Zaptop: Not JUST the Easiest Bottle Opener Out There!

Zaptop: Not JUST the Easiest Bottle Opener Out There!

We L O V E our little Zaptop bottle opener. It is not JUST the easiest bottle opener out there and I’m here to tell you why. (In case you were wondering…there are times when I ramble a bit…) The Zaptop is brilliant. And yes, it’s a gadget. I love those things. But seriously. If you want a fun, fab, and EASY way to open your bottles, Zaptop is the way to go. …and they do show you how to do it, but of course, I had to … Read more…


Hair How-To: The Sock Bun (with pics)

I know there haven’t been any hair videos in a few weeks but I wanted to begin writing about hair stuff a bit and since there was a wee little accident with my tripod (yes, the kiddo broke it and was horrified that she was in big trouble; but it was an accident. Truly.). What better time to share some fun and fabulous hair how-to’s than right now?!! This week we’re talking about the sock bun and Mags has graciously allowed me to photograph her implementing this easy-to-do … Read more…


Don’t Let This Plastic Container Tip Kill You!

Don’t Let This Plastic Container Tip Kill You!

Recently, I was (once again) scrolling through the old Facebook feed and happened upon a link to one of those trusty Hometalk tips where some fabulous blogger had found a way to help us all live a little better and prettier and save us money. Of course I clicked. But would this plastic container tip kill you? It seems that Jenni of Sweet Pennies from Heaven has found the method for cleaning off your store bought plastic food container’s ink lettering after eating the initial food out of … Read more…


Help at the Human Level

Help at the Human Level

I am practically vibrating as I write this and my head is a jumble with all the thoughts racing through it. I want to remain clear in how I share all of this with you in the September Month of Giving and how we are all going to help at the human level. That said, I ask that you are patient with me going forward. I may repeat myself a time or three. I may ask the same questions more than twice. And I may become… RIDICULOUSLY ANNOYING … Read more…