alentine's Day is right around the corner and that means thoughts of romance, hearts and special gifts for loved ones.
Well, if you ask me Valentine's Day is for the dogs.
Wait, before you yell at me through your computer, read further to see how Valentine's Day can be for canines as much as humans.
Happy New Year! Welcome to 2012 and with the new year comes my annual recap of all the creative blog posts from the year that was.
If you missed any of my posts last year, simply scroll through the links below to review the projects I featured throughout 2011. Enjoy the browse.
Year in Review 2010 Check out a quick recap of all my posts from 2010. Lots of easy, inspiring projects to create for fun or gifting.
Bloggie Awards My first ever entry into the prestigious Bloggie Award competition. Thanks for all the support and votes for my blog. Feel free to nominate this blog again this year and don't forget to nominate your own blog too.
In the Kitchen with Nana Candy making has never been so fun with a little help from my mom, Nana Banana. These Martha Washington candies are a sweet treat, well suited for any time of year. You'll also fall in love with my mom who can belt out a pretty nice tune as you can hear in this post.
(Log) Cabin Fever If you've always wanted to make a quilt but never thought you could, the Log Cabin quilt pattern is among the simplest for any beginner. Even veteran quilters return to this tried and true quilt pattern that produces gorgeous, versatile results every time.
Magnificent Monograms Handmade napkins get a special, personalized touch with a little fancy embroidery. Check out the embroidery process along with easy tips on constructing your own handmade napkins. You'll love the monogrammed gift bag I made to go along with this project.
Spring Springerles These cookies have a distinct taste and an even more distinct appearance. Old fashioned Springerles are a long-time tradition that uses special molds that can not only be used for cookies but also used for crafting projects too.