No Sew Monster Balls


Yes, I know the name is funny…but that’s what they are–Monster Balls! And aren’t they cute?? I made these little guys for some of the patients at our local Shriners Children’s Hospital to adopt. They would also be a great little favor/giveaway for a Monster or Halloween Party as an alternative to candy! Each monster […]

Origami Money Palm Tree

How to make an origami palm tree, teacher gift, Dad gift, Grad gifts, unique gift ideas, best gift ever

Confession: I love giving gifts. I love finding that perfect something that I know will be “exactly what they wanted”! However, sometimes that is easier said than done. Sometimes I fail, run out of time, and opt for a generic gift card. Phew–That feels good to get off my chest! Now one thing that everyone loves […]

How to Make a Dry Erase Placemat

Eat & Sketch Placemat, Etch-a-sketch placemat, Hello My Name Is Placemat, Dry Erase Placemat, CafePress

So I have to tell you, when I got contacted by to do a DIY project I was beyond thrilled because: A- I already LOVED creating my own items using their super easy Designer at B- There are thousands of items you can design or personalize and C- You know I can’t resist the opportunity to get […]

How to do a Complete Blog Post from Your iPhone


That’s right…a COMPLETE Blog post…edited pictures, text, watermarks and all! Now, I don’t claim to be an expert on all things iPhone and apps, but I have learned a few tricks that help me be more efficient when I can’t get to my computer. I’ll let you in on a little secret…this post was done […]

Minnie’s Bowtique Party Favors


Why hello there! I know, I know… It has been awhile…but here I am, and there you are- so let’s get down to business. “Bow Business” that is! My little girl turned 5??!!! 5??!!She loves Minnie Mouse-so of course, I simply had to throw her a Minnie’s Bow-tique party! For the favors, I down the […]

Costume Parade

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Looking for some last minute costume ideas?? Don’t worry- there’s still time to get creative (if it makes you feel better, I’m still working on our costumes!) I thought I’d put together a little PharMA Costume Parade for you with some inspiration from years past. I’m hoping to have this year’s costume “how-to” up before […]

Strawberry Shortcake Doll


My daughter is absolutely obsessed with Strawberry Shortcake! So I decided to throw her a Bitty Berry Cafe Themed party for her birthday (which was in September-I know, I’m the Queen of Procrastination)…these little ladies were the favors. Aren’t they sweet? Want to make your own? I made 6 (yes 6!) of them for her […]

Baby Clothesline Countdown

Baby Countdown, Clothesline Countdown

I’m BAAAACK!!! Did you miss me? If your a “PharMA Fan” on Facebook (as I hope you all are!!) You probably have noticed that I have alluded to some changes happening in my life that have taken me away from blogging. I’m pressing onward and upward…as I truly believe a dose of creative spirit is […]

Top 12 of 2012

Top 12 Craft Projects of 2012

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! The New Year represents a fresh start and it just so happens to also be my 2 year Blogiversary! I can’t believe that my little blog has grown so much in 2 short years! I thought I would continue with my tradition from last year of my most popular posts of the year […]

Christmas Money Tree

DIY Christmas Gifts, Christmas Tree made of Money

How beautiful your branches?! But alas, I cannot take credit for this adorable little Christmas Money Tree-twas given to my husband and I from his employees. What a generous and creative gift, right?!! It is the brainchild of Jennifer G.-she truly is an amazing crafter! I simply had to share some pictures of such a […]