Happy Monday! A quick post on making some creepy earrings. You will need: Bugs (we got ours at the dollar store) Ear back studs (from the craft store) E6000 glue And voila!!! You can have a cockroach crawling up your ear.
Around these parts…… How about you? Do you decorate for Halloween?
Kids are on fall break for two weeks and I have three days off. Time to get the Halloween decorations out and get in the spirit. I realized I don’t have a Halloween wreath and decided to make one. A trip to the dollar store for a few supplies and here we go: Supplies: Metal… Read More DIY Halloween wreath on a budget
I had to return an overdue book at the Scottsdale library and since I was alone I decided to stop and checkout the Soleri Bridge (past attempts to do this with kids has resulted in comments that this would be boring). The bridge was designed by the late Paolo Soleri, an Italian architect who worked… Read More Exploring Scottsdale – Soleri Bridge
One of my favorite things to do is to use natural materials in my work. In the summers here in Phoenix we get a few monsoon storms. After a storm there is debris everywhere, branches, leaves, palm fronds (leaves). Although it’s annoying to have to clean your yard from all the junk the wind brought,… Read More Crafting with palm tree leaves
We like the outdoors and we are always on the lookout for new places, although we have favorites that we visit over and over. We were set on Mt. Lemmon last year, but about half way up, our car was struggling and we didn’t want to push it. There are many many many stops along… Read More Exploring Mt. Lemmon
It’s well past midnight on my day off. This would be the time I get off work so I am keeping my bed time routine just the same. A bowl of cereal, with a handful of almonds, a little snack before bed time. So I though I’d share a few thoughts that have been running… Read More 10 Reasons To Keep My Day Job