Month: April 2013

SNAP! Con Recap and Queen Bee Giveaway

I took a trip out to Utah this month for the creative blogger SNAP! conference and left completely inspired. I met tons of amazing bloggers and left full of ideas on how to grow here at Maker Mama. The conference was held at Thanksgiving Point, and although it was super chilly, the grounds were beautiful […]

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Austin Treehouse | Sustainable Home Improvement

Earlier this month I was invited up to Austin for a tour of Treehouse, a home improvement store dedicated to sustainable living. I drooled over their website and immediately made plans to go. I’ve never heard about a home improvement store dedicated to sustainability, and was excited to meet with local bloggers to learn more. […]

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Fiesta Dress Redo

Fiesta is underway here in San Antonio and it’s all about colors that pop. With nearly two weeks of parties and parades, having something fun to wear is a must. The thrift store is my first stop when I’m looking for a new dress, and I immediately fell in love with the print and colors […]

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How to Find Cached Screenshots of Your Blog (And a Visual History of Maker Mama)

Original image by Garrett Gill Notice anything different on the blog? I’ve changed my banner! I have to say I’m pretty proud of my perler bead social media buttons (go ahead, click on them, I’ll wait). Working on these changes got me thinking about the evolution of my blog. It’s gone through so many different […]

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Living with Chickens (and Favorite Resources for Raising Your Own)

We’ve been thinking of getting chickens for almost two years now, and we finally took the leap a couple months ago. Like any new thing, it felt like there would be a huge learning curve, and the daunting task of building a coop made us apprehensive. We did a little reading up (I’ll share a […]

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