Orchids from Trader Joe’s

Cymbidium Orchid What a treat, Trader Joe’s has beautiful holiday orchids for $9.  They come in a woven basket, this one has two spikes and looks very healthy.  These make wonderful gifts for anyone. If you love plants and flowers year round, then I am sure you are a fan of an orchid.  They clean…

Creating your own Floral Arrangements with Flowers from the yard

Having some flowers in your yard can be such a treat.  Our roses and other flowers are in bloom now, which means beautiful floral arrangements throughout the house.  This season all of our flowers are gushing with blooms, which provides a perfect situation for making your own arrangements.  Cutting the blooms perpetuate the growth process …

Yellena James on Etsy

Here is another Incredibly talented and Amazing Artist Yellena James.  She is one of my favorites.  If you haven’t had an opportunity to visit her at her Etsy site, you definitely will want to drop in.  I want to personally extend an invitation to you, and encourage you to head over as Yellena James’ work…

Making Extra Money with Crafts

Making Extra Money with Crafts If you are looking to make some extra money and have a little time to spare you may be interested in making simple crafts.  I had made some of these little heart pillows for a birthday party and ended up with people wanting to buy these.  A little gift and…

Art for FUN

Finding a creative outlet is always a fun experience.  Choose a medium whether it is painting, sculpting, drawing, crafting or other ways of expressing yourself through your pieces. Let the YOU shine through that is special. One of my most favorite craft is making cards for fun.  Taking something blank and turning it into a…