Getting My Craft On

getting crafty

Crafting is not something I would list as one of my strengths. In fact, it would probably be one of the first things listed as one of my weaknesses. So when I do something crafty and it actually turns out well, I am elated and have to post about it! 😉 I have had several opportunities over the past few weeks to stretch my creativity and improve my crafting skills. Let me share with you what I have been up to…. Teacher Appreciation Doors- Somehow I ended up as the room mom for both of my boys’ classrooms this year. Besides helping in the classroom, this job is mostly organizational and facilitating the communication […]

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Colorful Bottle Brush Trees: An Easy and Fun Holiday Craft

This lovely, lovely lady is my sister Maren.She got the gorgeous olive skin, fabulous dark eye brows, and all of the crafty/artistic talent in the family. Thus, she is always engaged in a project for herself or other people. A few weeks ago, I helped her dye some bottle brush trees for a Christmas party she is doing this weekend. The trees turned out so beautiful and it was such a fun and easy project that I had to share! This is actually a 2 day project but it only takes about 20-30 minutes each day. Let’s start from the beginning shall we? Supply List: Bottle Brush Trees- This is a package of assorted trees from Michael’s. With […]

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