Month: July 2015

On Becoming a Single Mother (Again)

I’ve written before about I how I was a single teenage mom. Since then, I thought I was set for life in my marriage, only to learn about year ago that things were not what I’d thought they were. It’s too personal to go into all of the hows and whys here, but the point […]

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Crafteeo Cardboard Helmets

This post is sponsored by CrafteeoMy boys recently had the opportunity to try their hands at making their own cardboard helmets from Crafteeo. It was fun being able to surprise them with the kits and they got right to making. Crafteeo is a family run company inspired by their own kids’ love for playing with […]

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Thrift Store Collector | Blankets

This post is sponsored by Goodwill SA I’ve amassed a number of quirky and colorful collections during the 15 plus years I’ve been thrifting, but it’s only been the last five or so that I’ve been collecting blankets. I think when you become a mother, blankets automatically become an obsession. As my kids grew out […]

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Tie-Dye Shibori Placemats

This post is sponsored by ILovetoCreate and Blueprint Social. Thank you for supporting the companies that support this blog! I’m always looking for new ways to recycle common thrift store items, and t-shirts are one of the easiest materials to work with. We use linens every night at dinner, but our current ones are getting […]

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