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Beginner’s Guide to Painting Miniatures

Beginner’s Guide to Painting Miniatures

One of the things that I’ve really loved about the board game industry is the welcoming nature of most publishers, designers and fanatics. While some businesses focus only or primarily on their adult customers, this industry relishes ...
Justin Gaffrey’s Artwork Jumps Off the Canvas

Justin Gaffrey’s Artwork Jumps Off the Canvas

Christmas morning of 2008 was a bit unique for me. As I opened presents in my mother-in-law’s living room in Huntsville, Alabama, everything seemed pretty normal. Then it happened. I opened an envelope that I didn’t expect. Scot ...
How to Make a Diaper Bike for a Baby Shower

How to Make a Diaper Bike for a Baby Shower

In my pre-motherhood days, I worked a lot but also had a ton of creative energy to spill into craft projects. Usually I created gift baskets or personalized, scrapbook-inspired calendars. It was a time before the internet so I don’t e ...
Does Your Teen Know When to Tip?

Does Your Teen Know When to Tip?

Some things have happened over the course of the last several months that really made me think about how my girls are growing. Madison attended her first college fair and both girls took organized trips with their peers. During Madison̵ ...
Spider-Pup Halloween Costume Tutorial

Spider-Pup Halloween Costume Tutorial

Before we had kids, we were parents to four-legged children. Our first was blessed with our undivided attention. This meant not only did we walk and play with him, but we also incorporated him in the things we enjoyed doing whenever possibl ...
Make Valentine’s Day a Blooming Success!

Make Valentine’s Day a Blooming Success!

I pride myself in maintaining a positive attitude even when things aren’t going so well. Whether it’s trying to juggle activities, struggling with disciplining kids in a digital age, anguishing over a new teenage driver or the c ...
Deck the Halls and the Table with Flowers

Deck the Halls and the Table with Flowers

When we were younger, Halloween was the holiday we spent the majority of our seasonal decorating dollars on. We embraced the day completely including spending a couple hundred dollars each year on candy to give out and finding cool Hallowee ...