Month: April 2012

This Week at the Maker Mama House

We celebrated Earth Day with a picnic at the park… I’ve been working on a vintage crewel embroidery pattern (it’s very relaxing)… I put together a last-minute zippered art bag for my middle son’s 5th birthday… The kids eagerly awaited the arrival of Gran and Papa (my husband’s wonderful parents)… We kicked off Mr. Liam’s […]

Continue Reading…

Estate Sale Finds

  I happened to be browsing through Craigslist last week and came across an ad for an estate sale that made me drool. It had a link to a photo gallery with rooms full of fabric and crafting supplies and I knew I had to go. Chris ended up working that day, but I only […]

Continue Reading…

This Week at the Maker Mama House

…I took Liam to his five-year check up (a week early) and suddenly realized how big he’s getting! We were surrounded by butterflies in the garden (they love the lavender). Eleanor was the one crawling in bed (and sleeping there nearly all night while daddy was working). The first strawberry of the season began ripening. […]

Continue Reading…

Top Ten Eco-Friendly Fiesta Crafts at Spare Parts

Fiesta kicks off tonight in San Antonio and Earth Day is this weekend! So with an effort to help y’all make your Fiesta celebrations a little greener, I’m guest posting over at Spare Parts again and sharing my top ten eco-friendly Fiesta crafts. Stop on by for awesome ideas (like this recycled egg carton wreath […]

Continue Reading…