Got Cake?

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

Seriously, if you haven’t made one of these yet, you have GOT to try it. Isn’t it just scrumptious? It was super easy, too.  Like 15 minutes start to finish easy. Inspiration here: And, just in case you wanted to see how cute the girls were in their green ruffles and flowers, go here. <!– […]

Happy

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

This picture makes me happy.  So does the Walt Whitman quote.  (Gracie’s grubby little fingers make me happy, too.) Go here to see some camera bags that would make me very happy.  I love Belle; in fact, I can’t stop thinking about her.  Which one do you like?  And did you see what Epiphanie is giving away – you […]

Slow and Steady

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

Finally… these guys are done and headed into the Easter baskets.  Progress was slow, but they’ll certainly be received with smiles, don’t you think?  After all, it’s the anticipation of the smiles that keeps me creating. Another awesome Heather Bailey pattern.   <!– –>

New Year

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

Wow. I know.  I disappeared.  The Christmas projects kind of took over the last eight weeks, and then Gracie’s birthday party, too, kept the holiday chaos going strong.  Until now.  I do love the crazy, but it’s nice to breathe again. I love January.  Once the Christmas boxes are tucked safely away and the to-do lists are […]

Halloween Countertop Creations

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

Olivia spotted a very sparkly, very pricey “haunted house” in a catalog a while back. I pinned up the picture with promises of making one ourselves. After painting a milk carton, a cracker box, and a couple cake boards with not-so-full-coverage paint, the wind blew them off the deck and I ran out and bought […]

What to Stuff in this Goodybag!

June 13, 2017 Leslie Simmmons 0

I have been so busy soaking in all the delicious eye candy on the internet with my recent creative spark rather than sharing. But, alas, I have a project to show you. I made this “marlo bloom handbag” using the pattern and fabric from http://www.heatherbaileystore.com/ I just have to tell you that Heather’s fabric is […]