Monthly Archives: August 2011

An Amazing Summer Concert | Adele

Last week, my husband surprised me with Adele tickets as an early Birthday present.  She played at the Excel Energy Center in St. Paul after rescheduling earlier in the summer due to laryngitis.  We were lucky to get to go; that we were in town for the new show date and that Jason could get tickets at all.  In a word, the show was: amazing.  Simply incredible.  Continue reading

Wreck this Journal | Fruit Stickers

Have you heard of Keri Smith’s book, Wreck this Journal?  If you haven’t, you’re totally missing out.  It’s a fun and unusual book that everyone should own.  Not often does a book come along that is truly great for any age, but this one is just that.  I may sound like a publicist here, but really, it’s just because I love this book, and I know you will too.

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Inspiration Workshop | The Front Porch

Today I’d like to introduce to you my take on Gussy’s weekly Inspiration Workshop prompts. These prompts are so much fun and totally open to interpretation, which is part of the fun!  It’s fun to see how everyone involved interprets the creative prompt Gussy gives us.

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What I Love Wednesday | Instagram

Have you heard of Instagram?  I’m pretty much in love with it.
 If you have an iPhone, and you like to take photos, you should check it out.  It’s basically a social network where you post photos for your friends to see, and you follow other people’s photos too. Continue reading

My Summer Bucket List | Fun & Silly

Every season I try to make a list of things I’d like to do to take advantage of the time. 
In the winter I put things like “build a snow fort” or “go ice skating.”  The summer months are much more active here in Minnesota though, so there are a lot of fun things on my list this summer.  Some of them are big, some fun local activities, and some are just plain silly.  Continue reading

Oh, hi there! | The Official First Post

This blog is the result of my love for two things: crafting and blogging. I love both, and I especially love when the two collide.

I have been crafty for as long as I can remember.  It all really started in college with scrapbooking and quickly evolved from there.  I quickly added knitting, sewing, beading, and a bunch of other fun crafts to my hobbies. Continue reading

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Hi. I'm Sam. I'm glad you're here. This blog of mine is a place for me to write about whatever I'd like... maybe you'll be interested in what I decide to put here. That would be awesome, wouldn't it? :)