a new look: the evolution of a site design

Do you notice anything different? (If you’re reading via email or a reader, pop on over for one sec and take a lookie.) Yep, I gave my site a long over due little facelift. Right in the middle of a busy season, of course, because that makes the least sense,… Read More→


what i made this weekend: gypsy crochet headband pattern

Want to know what I did this weekend? Nothing but crochet projects. I just get that bug sometimes and after a cray-zay few weeks (of 6…yes six site launches!),  all I want to do is nothing but mind-numbing activities like gorge on Pinterest, crochet my heart out and pretend there… Read More→

March Digital Design Pack

march design packs are here! {plus a free picmonkey tutorial}

Today I released the March design pack in the shop…take a peek: This month’s pack is customizable. You can add your own favorite photo, logo, monogram or text in the graphic. And to help you, I’ve made a YouTube video that shows you how to work with “masks” or multiple… Read More→


local love: rattlesnake espresso…coffee with a bite {a giveaway!}

Recently, I found a new office-away-from-office. Rattlesnake Espresso is located on the east side of Tucson, a mere 20 minutes from my home. They are located at 8407 E Broadway Blvd and open Monday-Friday 6am-7pm, Saturday 7am – 8pm, and Sunday 9am-5pm. They have a drive-thru when you’re in a morning rush and… Read More→


make your online life stylish with monthly digitals {a giveaway}

Have you been over to my new digital shop? Its the culmination of things I was doing for myself and a love for being surrounded with ‘pretty’. I’m still fiddling and accessorizing, but come on over. And it’s not too late to get the February design pack. I’ve added a new… Read More→


10 ways to celebrate: a valentines roundup

Valentines day doesn’t have to consist of overpriced roses and impersonal greeting cards. Check out these 10 simple and economical (and thoughtful) ideas for celebrating the day of all-things-love with you and yours… Valentines Roundup 1. Start off the day with fun Strawberry & Sprinkles Pancakes {via} 2. Decorate with… Read More→