calling all Whovians!

doctor who magnets

  So here's how it is. Doctor Who is the best television show of all time in the history of ever. I know, I know, such a bold statement. But I believe it to be true. Curt and I started watching Doctor Who last year and became hooked almost immediately. Let's be honest, the British know how to do television right. Who's with me on that one? I decided to make some Doctor Who magnets. Aren't they fantastic?! (said in Nine's … [Read more...]

candy corn garland

candy corn garland

  With Halloween right around the corner, how about a quick and easy garland?   Here's the candy corn garland makin' supplies.   Step 1: Draw the candy corn shape onto a book page.   Step 2: Color. Who doesn't love coloring?   Step 3: Cut and hang.     Until next time.... … [Read more...]

halloween images from the graphics fairy

skeleton bones

  Today I'm going to talk about a website that you may or may not already be aware of. The Graphics Fairy.¬†¬† Have you heard of it? Have you been to the site? Well it is absolutely amazing! You can find thousands of free vintage images and project ideas. I made a spooky little picture wall with photos I found at The Graphics Fairy.¬† Just look how fantastically spooky these are!     These are some … [Read more...]

sherlock pillows

sherlock pillows

  I just can't seem to get enough of Sherlock Holmes. I love both of Guy Ritchie's movies. I love BBC's Sherlock. I've even watched the first couple episodes of CBS's own version of a modern day Sherlock Holmes,¬†Elementary,¬†fulling expecting to hate it, but it was alright. Nothing compared to¬†Sherlock, it's your basic crime scene show recipe with Sherlock characters plugged into it. I've watched a fair amount of British … [Read more...]

halloween cup lights

halloween cup lights

  Are you planning a Halloween party? Curtis and I are having a family Halloween party and I've started to decorate our basement for the oncoming funtivities. I made these Halloween cup lights a few years ago, but I still love them. I can't think of an easier or cheaper or more customizable way to make a big impression at a party. These are absolutely perfect! And couldn't be easier to make. Here's what you need: - a string of … [Read more...]

music monday: october feast

music monday logo 500w

    I've got another playlist for ya today. How about a little october feast? Summer is over and we're ushering in a new season. This is a perfect mix for the chilly mornings, the crisp days and the darkening evenings. ¬†october feast 1. Pride - Syntax2.¬†Mad World - Gary Jules3. These Streets - Paolo Nutini4. Well It's All Right, I Believe - Brian Factor5. Train Song - Vashti Bunyan6. A Smile That Explodes - Joseph Arthur7. … [Read more...]

the weekly rave

angry birds star wars

    I'm really loving ADELE's latest song from the upcoming James Bond movie. Also, really looking forward to the movie.   I absolutely love this ghostly edition of a family picture wall from Tatertots & Jello.   Have you heard? Angry Birds and Star Wars are teaming up! Ah-ma-zing!   Instaeffect is fab-u-lous! It has some really great effects you can add to your pics. Oh, and it's … [Read more...]

halloween porch & harlequin sign

halloween porch

  Say hello to my Halloween porch. "Hello porch!"   The bats are cut out of cardstock and I attached them using Command Strips (which means no sticky tape residue when it's time to come down).   I tore out a few pages from a thrift store book to line the bottom of the raven cage.     Isn't this harlequin halloween sign fantastic?! Just what the front stoop needs for all the … [Read more...]