• motherhood,  personal,  projects,  wasting time,  writing life

    Lil’ Bit of Whimsy~

    Around October I took a writing break for the holidays and made a Halloween tote to wrestle all my kids sweaters, baby shoes, water bottles and my Chapstick around in. After making one, I needed to make another for fall harvest/thanksgiving and just like that it was on like Donkey Kong for Christmas. Numbers 3 & 4 I made for our Indian family for Diwali (Hindu holiday much like Christmas here in the US) then the rest I made for Christmas for myself or my mom or sold. Next up: Valentines Day, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter! I am back at my desk from the holidays – officially – so…

  • projects,  salt dough,  wasting time

    Salt Dough Baby!

    I’ve been wanting to do this post for a while and now have a few moments of time. Actually I started back in May with this project and now as I let my four month old oversleep by two hours (yikes!! I hope he sleeps through the night tonight!) I’ve finally finished it – YEAH! Ever want to capture your baby’s feet and hand prints for a quick prezzy for family? Say for the Grandparent’s Day you forgot about? :0) Or if you’re like me and want to do a project without leaving the house to do it, that’s where salt dough comes in. No doubt, the ingredients are already…