{cute valentine garland}


I have to say, I’m a teeny tiny bit proud of myself. ;) For once, I’m not late to the party (aka Valentine’s Day)! Yay! My mom and I created this cute Valentine’s Day garland during one of our craft dates. It has been sooo long since our last craft date, so it was fun to […]

{painted tin can soup bowls}


A few weeks ago my mom found this great idea on Lililotta and asked if I was up for creating our own version. Well, of course! I’m always up for crafting with my mom! ;) So, a few days later she showed up with chalk paint, a paint brush and bread. Since it was my task to to gather […]

{diy cupcake stand}


Ever since working on this project, I knew I also wanted to make a tiny version of it; for cupcakes and other little cakes. My mom found these cute little vases and had the tart forms on hand. The rest was quick & easy - just the way I like my projects! ;) What you’ll need: […]

{recycled: record bowl}

recycled: record bowl from {nifty thrifty things}

This is such a fun and easy project! My hubby, who is a total record nerd, came up with the idea of making record bowls. So, I love this project especially, since we got to be crafty together. :) We found a couple of old (and free) records at a resale store and got to “work”. […]

{holiday heirloom recipe collection — freebie}


Today’s post is dedicated to my wonderful Oma. As I mentioned at the {nifty thrifty sunday} linky party, she turned 90 this past Saturday and luckily I was able to go to Berlin to celebrate with her. We had a wonderful weekend, filled with family time and festivities. My grandma was the one who introduced […]