Strawberry Rocks

I came across some painted rocks on Pinterest. Such as these. And these. They are so cute! Since I’m working on making some succulent terrariums to give as birthday gifts, I decided to try my hand at painting some small rocks to look like strawberries. My mom collects strawberry items and hers is the first gift terrarium that …

DIY Succulent Terrariums

Living in California, in a constant state of drought, I started planting succulents and I have really come to love them. They provide color (mostly green) and are easy to maintain. When pieces of plant break off you can stick them in soil and they will continue to grow. Who can ask for more than …

My Blog Name

I’ve had a few  people ask me how I came up with my blog name. I knew I wanted to keep the name somewhat short and hopefully easy to remember. I also wanted it to mean something to me and my family. I came up with a few different ideas and asked a few of my nerdy friends …

Bus Driver Appreciation

As the holiday season quickly approached in December, I was searching Pinterest for gift ideas for teachers. I enjoy making things. All different kinds of things. Part of me wanted to find inspiration to make something special for my kids teachers. Another part of me wanted to keep it simple and go to the store and …