DIY: Photo Letter Collage

Last year for Christmas I drew my brother David’s name for our sibling gift exchange. He was a little bit difficult to shop for so I decided to make him a photo collage with letters from his name and frame it. I took some photos of letters with dimension and style around town and cropped them to show just that letter of his name. I also wrote the location of where the photo was taken on the back. Turns out[Read more]

Minted T-shirt Design Challenge

I submitted a few t-shirt designs for the Minted T-shirt Design Challenge on Facebook. Check them out and if you like any of them, click the “like” button on the photo in Minted’s photo album or leave a comment. There is  $500 dollar prize and the final t-shirt selection will be printed as Minted’s first t-shirt. Spread the word and vote!   Thanks =) CUTE MINTED STREET SIGN IDEAS + GOOD DESIGN = MINTED I HEART MINTED HELLO MY NAME[Read more]

Mission: Patio Makeover Part II

In my last post, Mission: Patio Makeover, I outlined the task I had last weekend for my Mom and Dad’s patio. In one day with the help of my little worker bees (Haley and Heather my nieces) and my family, we finished the makeover. The whole weekend working in the yard was a lot of hard work but it was all well worth it. The yard is looking amazing and it will be the perfect backdrop for my sister and[Read more]

Mission: Patio Makeover

I am so excited to go shopping today and it isn’t for me =) My sister is planning a wedding in my parents backyard in May. Their backyard is so beautiful and full of gorgeous flowers, roses, a pond, lovely trees, fruits and vegetables, and is an overall really great space. My parents work hard to keep the yard and beautiful plants in tip-top shape. It is a large space though and some areas of the yard don’t get as[Read more]