Creative Time Management

Probably the number one question that I am asked on my YouTube channel is how I find the time to complete all of the different projects that I post.  It isn’t easy for sure, but I do manage to fit in a good amount of creative time into my weekly schedule despite having elementary aged kidsContinue reading “Creative Time Management”

Why I Love Planning!

Don’t let my large collection of stickers fool you, I still feel a bit like a newbie when it comes to planning. (I’m an expert shopper though, hence the large collection of stickers!). I’ve always had a paper planner, and loved the feeling of being organized, but it wasn’t until the past year or soContinue reading “Why I Love Planning!”

Finding a Crafty Community

If we have learned anything in the past year, it is that community is so important. Finding a community of people to do life with, to share experiences with, to agree and then disagree with, to watch out for you, and to encourage you is vital to to full life! As a YouTube creator, andContinue reading “Finding a Crafty Community”

The Whatever Craft House

Last weekend, I had the privilege to visit the happiest place on earth. And no, I don’t mean Disney World. I went to a small town in Kansas and stayed three nights at the Whatever Craft House. Located in Newton, Kansas, a charming town filled with antique shops and vintage details, the Whatever Craft HouseContinue reading “The Whatever Craft House”

Creativity on the Go – Packing for a trip!

Big news – I am going on a crafting retreat! I am so excited to be traveling to the Whatever Craft House soon for a crafting retreat, but I am also a bit anxious about it. I always bring creative tools with me whenever I travel. Mostly because, one of the ways I unwind isContinue reading “Creativity on the Go – Packing for a trip!”

Maxed Out

It is that moment that every crafter fears. We avoid it at all costs through creative solutions, rearranged priorities, and even letting go of things we hold dear, but eventually we all reach a certain point. What am I speaking of? I’m talking about the point where we officially max out our creative space. TheContinue reading “Maxed Out”

Self-Care Crafting

As we come out of this pandemic, I am seeing that there is more and more emphasis on self-care. And, to be honest, I am here for it. I have spent the last year just trying to keep my head above water, trying to somehow balance the new tasks, responsibilities, and stressors that were thrownContinue reading “Self-Care Crafting”

Project Paralysis

Have you ever been so excited to begin a project and then when the moment comes to start, you have no idea what to do? You’ve gathered the supplies, taken inspiration from various sources, found the time to work, and then you come down with project paralysis. This happens to me when I am soContinue reading “Project Paralysis”

“One Day at a Time” Traveler’s Notebook Process

Even though I am thoroughly enjoying working in my memory planner for documenting our day to day life, I just can’t let go of my traveler’s notebook. It’s size is so easy to work with and is perfect for documenting special stories and thoughts. In this traveler’s notebook layout, I documented how my kids areContinue reading ““One Day at a Time” Traveler’s Notebook Process”