august digital design pack: never stop learning

Hello! Im sorry this month’s design pack is a wee bit late. Its been a whirlwind of activity around here. Mostly good, some not so good (a root canal and subsequent infection…yeah, that happened). Anywho, amidst all the hubbub, school has started here! We’re on a modified year round system… Read More→

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the pixel wedding websites

Here comes the bride! Im so happy to unveil a new aspect of The Pixel Boutique, called The Pixel Wedding. Go on, check it out. I’ll be here when you’re done. This is where I get to create website designs just for the happy couple.

Wedding Websites Featuring RSVPify

a sneak peek and a partnership with RSVPify

I’m super excited to unveil something very soon that I’ve been working on for a while. Want a sneak peek? If you are a soon-to-be-bride, please come back next week for the launch of my new wedding website packages. I will be offering high quality, semi-custom, full featured websites built… Read More→

DIY Chalkboard Plate

diy chalkboard plate

I recently made a plate wall. On it, I thought it would be fun to include a chalkboard plate that I could add fun little messages to. But I couldn’t find anything in stores that I liked so I tried my hand at making something unique…a simple plate turned chalkboard plate. And then… Read More→


july digital design pack: celebrate!

Welcome to Summer! Is it hot where you are? Because its toasty warm (106) here in the southwest. We will be celebrating the 4th of July soon, so this month’s design pack is all about celebrating. July Digital Design Pack: Celebrate!

How to Create a Plate Wall

how to create a plate wall

About two years ago, I started swooning over these pins of plate walls I came across on Pinterest… via via via I vowed that “A plate wall shall be mine!” to anyone who would listen and began to put my plan into action. So here are the steps I followed… Read More→

Unique Father's Day Gifts

12 unique father’s day gifts

Father’s Day is exactly one week away. If you haven’t found that perfect gift, don’t despair! There is still time to find and purchase a great gift for dad. Take a look at these unique gift ideas! Unique Father’s Day Gifts GorillaPod Flexible Tripod Gear I Modern Wall Clock Chillsner… Read More→


summer fashion for the work-at-home mom

It’s summer and it’s hot. While I’m writing this, its a mere 106 degrees outside. Living in the desert has it’s challenges. One of them is finding something to wear that won’t leave you in a melted puddle of goo after 5 minutes outside. Luckily, being a WAHM, I get… Read More→


tips on working from home during summer break

I’ve been working from home since before my babies were born. Now that those babies are 13, 15, and 17, the logistics of my work-at-home-ery has changed quite a bit since those early days of juggling emails, potty training and wiping up spilled apple juice. But, it is still a challenge,… Read More→

My Top Five: Hosting Companies for Bloggers

my top five…crowd pleasing desserts

This week for My Top Five, I’m sharing my favorite go-to crowd pleasing desserts. We do a lot of entertaining, whether its friends/neighbors over for dinner, hosting our small group, or celebrating a holiday or birthday. I like to have a few good dessert recipes I can choose from to feed the… Read More→