Category Archives: My story

inspiration: amy butler

Ms. Amy Butler has been one of my most favorite fabric designers since I first learned how to use a sewing machineView full post »


“Today you are YOU, that is truer than true! There is no one alive who is youer than you!” Said by the mostView full post »

It’s finally here!

Its my new blog. New look. New business cards. New everything. And I want to climb a large hill and scream thatView full post »

I LOVE the Wedding Chicks!

HOORAY! Today I find myself being so proud and excited to say that the amazing Amy and Jocey of the ever so fabulousView full post »

Star Again

I may be partial but I think Star Again is pretty RAD! My bro-in-law is the frontman in a 4 man gig that puts on aView full post »

Pug turns 9!!!

YUP! We are those people! When Edward the pug’s birthday rolled around this weekend what else could we do butView full post »

Springtime in Kansas City

“Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush!” -Doug Larson I love spring; it isView full post »

I rocked the Minne-shop!

I love meeting new people and learning things that make me go “AHHH HAAAAA”! Yesterday myself, alongView full post »

Wedding Chicks feature! YAY!

I have loved and followed the Wedding Chicks since I first got introduced to them about a year ago. They are 2 lovelyView full post »

My polka dot elephant

I grew up with sewing machines, bolts of fabric and an amazing Mother that would not only sew my favorite neonView full post »

Vintage Valentine

A few weeks ago I had the spunk in me to ask two of my favorite creative friends to collaborate on aView full post »

Im doing the happy dance….

…AND I about peed my pants when I found out the our Vintage Valentine styled shoot got featured this afternoon onView full post »

My view of Cali

I had ideas of traveling a day early and staying a day late while on my mini-vacay to Orange County Cali in JanuaryView full post »


I love meeting new friends. Especially friends that can challenge me and who really want to understand how I see theView full post »


Alright friends, I realize I have been MIA from the blogging front for awhile and I promise I have a reason for that!View full post »

Pugs holiday hat.

I know….I know….many of you will gag and become just repulsed that I am “THAT GIRL” thatView full post »

Walking in a winter wonderland!

The news has been calling it SNOMAGEDDON 2009……but I call it awesome! I woke to a fresh 6 inch blanket ofView full post »

A feature…..

…I’m blushing! A rock-star photog friend (Mr. Thomas Ward) has been ambitious enough to get together andView full post »


Coffee with cream, chocolate and wine and conversations with good friends was my weekend (as I happily say with aView full post »

Meet “Hoots”….

…the family friendly knitted owl that doubles as a plush pillow, listening friend and super fun kids play toy!View full post »

3 days closer…..

…to a cure for breast cancer! I was a part of one HECK of an AMAZING EVENT this weekend! Me, along with 2500View full post »

Happy Birthday Pug!

Good Morning World and Good Morning Pug! Today is your 8th birthday pug and you will get many many bones toView full post »

we got muddy!

So, I had quite possibly the best birthday ever yesterday. I was spending some good quality girl time with my threeView full post »

Meet the jigglies

As many of you know I, along with 4 others, am participating in the Breast Cancer 3 Day walk in the Twin Cities inView full post »