Ridiculously Easy Essential Oil Air Freshener Tutorial

essential oil air freshener

This is one of those posts that I thought I had published MONTHS ago, and then realized that had never happened when I went back looking for it. Oops! I made some of these homemade essential oil air fresheners for Christmas gifts (I told you...months ago) and I thought I would share a quick tutorial on how to make them. They're super easy to [More...]


Bible Journaling

ESV journaling Bible review

I recently discovered Bible journaling. Loads of pictures and tutorials of people using art to express what the Scripture means to them. Moreover, I found out about journaling Bibles! I had wanted to use more colour in my Bible, personalize my studies more with markers and such, but the pages were too thin and the margins too small. I had some [More...]

Christmas projects underway!

knit stockings

First of all, Happy Thanksgiving to all of you who are in the US! I hope you're having a great holiday. Lately, I've been doing a lot of knitting. I find it relaxing and therapeutic. A while ago, I got this bright idea in my head to knit all of the kids Christmas stockings. I didn't really consider at the time that knitting large projects can [More...]

Easy Magnetic Bookmark Craft

magnetic bookmark

My kids are starting to learn to read so I decided that they needed some bookmarks! I was browsing Pinterest, trying to find some good printable ones, but options for really fun ones are a bit limited when you don't have a colour printer. I finally decided that the kids could make their own, instead. They really enjoyed designing their own [More...]

Knitting Weather and Pattern Links

mix and match knit baby mitts

A funny thing happened... As soon as we had a few cooler days, I wanted to knit! This is my first winter since I've started wearing a head covering, and I wanted to find a hood of some sorts that I could wear over my cover, that wouldn't require me to have to fix it like taking off a tight hat would. This is what I came up with. This was the [More...]

Easy Easter Craft for Young Children

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  I was feeling brave the other day and told the kids we were going to paint. I had seen this craft idea and we actually had everything we needed: canvas (I used flat ones that were in packs of 3 from the dollar store), masking tape or painter's tape, and paint. The set up is easy. Just put the tape on the canvas in the shape of a cross. [More...]

Busy Knitting! (And Link-up)

scrunchy ombre arm warmers

I have a new addiction. Knitting. I used to love to sew but it's too hard to get the sewing machine out now. By the time I'm set up, my free time is over. I've enjoyed crocheting the last couple of years but now that I've finally learned to knit, I'm really loving it! Bonus? It uses less yarn than crochet. You might have seen some of [More...]