Posts Categorized: handcrafted

SoInLove EveryDay.

pink heart embroidered valentine

“He is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving.”- Kahlil Gibran So in love. That’s me.  Utterly.  Completely.  Divinely. Sow in love. Planting seeds.  Patiently awaiting the first bloom.  Envisioning the wonder of spring. Sew in love. I’m a big fan of Valentine’s Day.  There, I said it.  And there are… Read more »

Desert EveryDay.

hanging indoor succulent garden

“What makes the desert beautiful,’ said the little prince, ‘is that somewhere it hides a well…”  – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince No, you read that correctly.  Desert, not dessert- the latter every day is obvious, the former necessitates some thought. So, I’ve been doing a bit of soul searching lately……seeking purpose and unearthing deep truths.  Sometimes… Read more »

BigHeart Every Day.

DIY Watercolor Hearts Sea Salt

“What do girls do who haven’t any mothers to help them through their troubles?” -Louisa May Alcott With Mother’s Day fast approaching I wanted to make something to show my Mama how much I appreciate and admire her.  There have been many occasions over the years I have given my Mother a present, yet I… Read more »

Cherish Every Day.

DIY Friendship Bracelet Anagram Old School

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What!  You too?  I thought I was the only one.”  -C.S.Lewis Remember how giddy it made you to make a new friend in grammar school.  It was such a joy (and relief) to connect with another person, be heard & feel a mutual… Read more »

ROCKStar Every Day.

“I got nasty habits.  I take tea at three.” – Mick Jagger “You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven. ” ― Jimi Hendrix “Where’s your will to be weird?” – Jim Morrison Lately I could use a bit more attitude.   A little more edge. I feel compelled to exalt my… Read more »

Luck Every Day.

diy lucky clover flats

“I’ve been lucky.  I’ll be lucky again.” – Bette Davis There are countless adages and proverbs from every corner of the world regarding luck. “Luck follows the hopeful, ill luck the fearful.” “Luck stops at the door and inquires whether prudence is within.” “There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so.” “A… Read more »

SpringFever Every Day.

daffodils & cyclamen springtime

“Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.”-Victor Hugo Somehow we are still deep in the thick of the gloomy, hard winter days in Brooklyn.  The glimmer of sunshine yesterday was a tease as another cold front heads our way sending chills up my spine and making me miss my California… Read more »

ShowerLove Every Day.

Grown ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.  – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry  “The Little Prince” When my first niece was born five years ago I was totally overwhelmed by the intensity of love that filled my heart.  How could something so… Read more »

SweetNothings Every Day.

What a grand thing, to be loved!  What a grander thing still, to love!  – Victor Hugo It has been said and I’ll say it once more- the little things are the big things.  Truly.  For isn’t it all those little things wrapped up into one person that makes them “your person?” That is a… Read more »