Striped fan beanie and messy bun hat

As a Christmas present, Holli asked me to make her husband and son matching hats in the team colors of the Miami Dolphins. Then I realized just how many people I could check off my holiday gift-giving list with this… Continue Reading →

Crochet Hook Roll Up

We may only have 3 more weeks until Christmas, but that’s still plenty of time to make a few stocking stuffers for the crocheters on your list!  This Crochet Hook Roll Up can be completed in an hour, using fabric… Continue Reading →

Autumn Acorn Bunting

One week until Thanksgiving and I’ve finally hung some fall decorations!  In coordination with my autumn coaster set, this bunting has been on my mind for weeks, just waiting to actually be completed (like so many other project ideas I… Continue Reading →

Free Printable: Thankful

It’s finally starting to feel like November! The leaves have fallen.  The mornings are COLD.  And the shops are full of Christmas goods. And side note: the baby is now wearing plaid jackets! With toggles! And warm hats! This Thanksgiving… Continue Reading →

Autumn Starter Set

Ah, fall. When it’s 30 degrees in the morning, and 70 in the afternoon. What I need is a new pair of fingerless gloves and cozy headband do the trick in the mornings, but easy enough to stick in my… Continue Reading →

Autumn Coasters

This past summer, sweating water glasses and new furniture drove me to create the most delicious looking coaster set ever.  I certainly still love these, but for some reason, donuts scream summer to me.  Since I’m looking to add more… Continue Reading →

Free Printables: Fun Witch Puns

There are several things to love about the Halloween season, but the ability to catch Hocus Pocus on TV nearly everyday for the last two weeks of October has got to be on the top.  Last year I hosted a… Continue Reading →

Where’s Waldo?

A few years ago, Holli and I, along with our significant others, decided to run the annual Halloween 6.66 miler in Salem, MA. Given that it was Halloween, and Salem, we needed costumes that were going to be easy enough… Continue Reading →

Free Printable: Sprinkles and Happiness

On my way home from the gym, I pass exactly three donut shops and one cupcake bakery.  (Not that I’ve counted or anything).  I’ve never let myself stop, I figure there’s no point in going to the gym if I’m… Continue Reading →

Free Printable: Pumpkin Spice

October is coming and though it may be in the upper 80s in the Northeast (I’m over the heat, thanks) right now, Pumpkin Spice Everything season is in full swing! Too hot for that latte? Grab some pumpkin ice cream… Continue Reading →

Crocheted Pumpkin Hat

It’s that time of year again. The leaves are turning. The air is getting cooler. And everything at the grocery store is suddenly pumpkin flavored. To make sure that your kid can blend in with the season, you’ll want this… Continue Reading →

Free Printable: Don’t let the Muggles get you down

Fall may be the season of sweaters and pumpkin spice for all the muggles out there, but I also personally consider it to be the season of all things Harry Potter.  Maybe it’s the wizards and mythical creatures. Maybe it’s… Continue Reading →

The Scepter Rattle: NOW let the rumpus start!

Now that you’ve made Max’s crown for your little beast, you’re probably wondering: how can any good Max get a good rumpus going without a scepter? Don’t fear, we’ve got that covered too. Only we’ve turned that scepter into a… Continue Reading →

Let the Wild Rumpus Start!

When a good friend of mine recently had a baby boy named Max, I immediately thought of Max from Where the Wild Things Are. And every good Max needs a crown and a scepter to declare a start to the… Continue Reading →

A woodland nursery

Now that my boy is 6 months old, he will soon be moving into his very own room! Which made me think, “hey, maybe I should finish the baby’s room”.  Yeah I’m not a mom who had the nursery done… Continue Reading →

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