Hot Off the Press

Hot off the press - style books you'll want for your coffee table

Are you in need of some fun new design books? Here are several new or soon to be released style books that I don't think I am going to be able to live without. Well, that might be a little over dramatic, but I do think they will be full of inspiration and not to mention look great on my coffee … [Read more...]

X Marks the Spot-A Cross Stitch Pillow

cross stitch pillow DIY

The year that I got married, I worked with some women who were always working on craft projects at lunch. They worked on cross stitch patterns a lot.  I was intrigued, so they took me to the local cross stitch shop and I picked out my first project, which I soon discovered I disliked intensely. I … [Read more...]

Edible Pansy Cupcake Toppers

Edible Pansy Cupcake Toppers  - made with candy melts - tutorial on At Home on the Bay

I am always looking for easy ways to make cupcakes look a little more special.  I got my inspiration from this cookie decorating video from Sweet Ambs. I used purple and yellow candy melts and the centers are melted semi-sweet chocolate chips. They are not as clean lined as their royal icing cookie … [Read more...]

Favorite Green Fabrics

Favorite Green Fabrics - lots a beautiful green fabrics and resources

Happy St. Patrick's Day! For someone who is 100% Irish, I don't have a lot of green decor, In fact, I do not even have a green top to wear today, but I do have corned beef and cabbage in the crock pot and a loaf of Irish bread baking in the oven. In honor of this day of all things green, I am … [Read more...]