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Hi, I’m Whitney! I find that my life is a little bit lovelier when I make things by hand. Sometimes these efforts end in paper moths, other times chicken potpies.  I would love to share my creative adventures with you, and all the bits of life that happen in between. I’m on my way to the buckeye tree now. Wanna meet me there? 🙂

 

 


Yarn caddy

Portable yarn caddy

Sometimes when I’m knitting, I just know I look like an actor in one of those infomercials who intentionally makes using an everyday item look tedious for the purpose of…

Cat diaper bag

Cat diaper bag: travel lighter with your furry friend

If there is one thing I’ve learned from hanging out with my friends who are moms, it’s that a mama is always prepared. If there’s a runny nose, they’ve got…

Finished box 3

Bon Jovi lyrics valentine rocks

On this day in 1987, lots of folks were listening to Bon Jovi’s ‘Livin’ on a Prayer’. I only tell you this because I sort of missed the optimal time…

Tassled bead dazzled Mardi Gras earrings

Tasseled bead-dazzled Mardi Gras earrings

Did yesterday mean anything special to you? I mean, did you know it was Mardi Gras? I know, it can be hard to remember these things when you aren’t Catholic,…

X-Files quotes printables + How to make a printable

The Truth is out there. And so is the need for more original X-Files paraphernalia that doesn’t include the previous quote…or flying saucers! Those are unlikely to blend seamlessly with…

Finished collar

Bohemian paracord cat collar

Fact: I am not a minimalist. So why is my brain behaving like one right now? I like to call it the “multiple moves effect”. It’s what happens when you…

Press n’ Seal box ribbon organizer

Is anyone else out there a little panicky about the fact that we are already more than a week deep into 2016? I have a long list of habits I…

Ugly Christmas Tree sweater

Ugly Christmas Tree Sweater

Y’all! We’re back in WV! I can own up to the fact that Christmas is less than a week away now that I’m home. It just feels right now. Know…

Painted nativity wine bottle

Wine bottle nativity scene

I had resolved to NOT decorate the trailer for Christmas. I’m no Scrooge, it’s just that we always go home to WV for Christmas, and by the time we get…

Frozen inspired boot cuffs and gifts for princesses

Brrrrrrrr friends! Mississippi has decided that it’s about time to be winter, and I’m feeling it. Out with the soup and blankets, scarves and pea coats, hot tea and boots!…