Creative Circus Wedding

I haven’t blogged about weddings too much, but that is mainly because I am getting old and most of my friends and family are already married, so I’m not as involved in weddings lately. There was a time a few years ago, when I was pretty much a full-time wedding planner. Only…I didn’t get paid. […]

Girls Camp Crafting Craziness

This is just a portion of the insanity that has taken over my house in preparation for Girls Camp this weekend. I am the camp craft director and had to come up with 3 meaningful crafts for 100 girls (12-16yrs. old, mostly). I have a budget of roughly $0.83 per craft. It’s all coming together, […]

Final Father’s Day Post…(for now)–Dad’s Favs

Golf gift wrap

While we are doing some of the tie cuteness I posted about here, for my husband for Father’s Day, what he really wanted was a golf lesson. His lesson was this morning, so I can go ahead and blog about how I presented his gift to him, and share some other dad/guy ideas. I probably […]

Kira’s Insanity

I left my 8-year-old alone for a few minutes in the kitchen, where I had some craft supplies I had neglected to put away and this is what she proudly showed me when I came back:I don’t even have to explain it to you since she labeled everything clearly. I’m not sure what we call […]

A TIE-rific Father’s Day

Yes, I know my pun is horrible, but these ideas aren’t! Go to my guest post at the Fave Crafts blog for all the details! What are you doing for Father’s Day?

Miscellaneous Craziness…

That is how my brain feels at the moment…miscellaneous and a bit crazy! Here are a few random things I wanted to share: 1–Remember the light house craft I showed you a while back? Well, the time left before girls camp is growing short, and I still have a lot to do to get all […]

Barnyard Birthday Bash Brainstorm

Michelle wrote me for some ideas for her baby’s upcoming barnyard-themed first birthday party. Here’s some of what she said… “I have some ideas…like using hay bales as seating, and the favors will be bandanas tied on sticks w/ these little barns I got in the $1 section of Target (gotta love Target)…I do have […]

The Summer of ’08

Summer Fun baby

I know not all of you know what “My Insanity” did last summer, so here is a recap of some of the best summery posts you may have missed. Our summer started with our fun School’s Out for Summer Breakfast. Summer is the time for weddings.  Have any of you prospective brides considered feathers in your […]

Summer S’mores Cupcakes

I am working on a guest post for Father’s Day and some more 1st birthday ideas.  But these look too fantastically creative and yummy not to share! I was reading Donna’s fabulous party blog and this very-cool adventure party she is throwing for her son.  She linked to these S’mores cupcakes as the dessert she […]

Good Will…Good Advice!

I’m crashing the end of Thrifty Decor Chick’s Goodwill Party, in the hopes that I can count on all of you brilliant bloggers and readers for some good advice about my Goodwill find. I found the lovely lamp at Goodwill a while back for a mere $5.  I really like the shape and style.  I […]