Halloween is cancelled?!?

Something catastrophic happened a few weeks ago, my son announced he did not 'do' Halloween and no amount of candy was going to change that. Now I felt this was open for debate, he has only been on the planet for three Halloweens and up until this point he has had no choice, one lion, one Doctor Who and a Mary Poppins family later I beg to differ, but now he has an opinion! Cont...

All Grand Plans Have to Start Somewhere

Its been 9 months since we decided to move to Michigan...actually its been 9 months since we moved in, deciding to move happened the previous year... having a drug dealer murdered three doors down from your house in Las Vegas when you have a 2 year old, will kind of make that decision for you pretty quickly. Cont...

Steam Punk Project Part 2 – Tulle Bustle

This week my house has been covered in glue, net and glitter, and let me say this now, if you did not already know that glitter was the herpes of the craft world...you do now, that stuff gets everywhere and takes no prisoners (Our dog would not have looked out of place at a drag queen brunch yesterday.) Cont...

Cheese Please!

Today was a big day at our house, it was open a cheese day! OK, so I know that's not an actual recognized holiday, but when you make something by hand for 9 hours, seal it in wax and stick it in a dark damp room for two months, not knowing if you have cheese or a moldy mass of goo, its quite exciting to crack it open. Cont...