breaking bread

I conducted an experiment last weekend where I followed this recipe for Cranberry Swirl Bread, traded out the cranberries for apricot preserves, and used gluten-free flour instead of regular ol’ all-purpose flour. IT. WAS. A. COMPLETE. DISASTER. I started over with regular flour (because failure is not an option and I was making BREAD, damnit!).…

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paper trees

My latest paper project is this Stacked Triangle Tree. It was easy, took less than an hour to come together and it’s a pretty versatile project. There are many options for embellishments. You can draw on them with metallic markers (like I did), paint (puffy paint!), spray them with glitter (of course!), or make them…

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lil’ fox cake update!

Since sharing my Little Fox Cake in 2012 it has been pinned over a hundred times (that I know of). But, since moving my blog and the way Pinterest works (some images have dead links or are not credited at all) I decided to refresh the template/tutorial with more pin – friendly images and an…

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happy heart

I’ve got another free THANK YOU card printable for you! What do you get? This printable download includes 3 items: a folding card (fits A7 envelope), and 2 coordinating A7 envelope liners. THANK YOU CARD PRINTABLE Have a sweet weekend! credits: Artworks © Aimee McEwen. Not for commercial use. Personal use only. If shared, please…

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mount royal mint

visit mount royal mint This shop makes me want to buy felt and make friends. ALL THE FELT. Today or tomorrow a shipment of crafty craft-making goodies will be arriving at my door. I hope. When I order something online and have it delivered to my house AND it is not stolen I feel like…

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