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Money Lei

I can’t believe my niece is graduating from junior high already and is on her way to high school. I can still remember my junior high days. Another one of my niece also finished elementary school and will be entering junior high next year. It’s scary to think how quickly time flies sometimes. To congratulate them, I made them each a…

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Baby Girl Onesie Card

A long time friend from high school had her first child from college. It was also the first grandkid in her family. Must be exciting for everyone. I decided to make her a card instead of buying her one. I have so many cards at home waiting to be used for when I don’t have a chance to go buy…

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Baby Diaper Cake

This couple that I know was having a baby girl. The buzz for diaper cake has passed but it’s still a great gift. Off to Target for diapers and fabric store we go. First I made a diaper cake. You can find many different ways to make a diaper cake online. After I was done with the diaper cake, I…

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Baby Girl Headbands

One of my good friend from college is having a baby girl. I introduced her to my co-worker and I’m super happy that it worked out for the two of them. I completely missed the baby shower but it’s never to late to give a gift. I made them a few things. One, actually a few headbands. I sure hope…

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Pink Paper Wreath

There has been a lot of buzz on the internet about paper wreath. I’ve made one over two years ago but decided to make another one for a bridal shower. This time I dyed the pages from a book pink. It has a rustic look to it. This is how it came out. It’s a fun project you can work…

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Boutonnieres for Weddings

Boutonnieres. Boutonnieres. Twice I had to make two sets of boutonnieres. Because I decided to have two receptions for my wedding. They were pretty easy and very economical. Here is how mine turned out. I followed different instructions online. Here are the items you will need if you’re planning to make them. Flowers (any flower you like). I used roses and…

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Table Numbers

There are so many ideas on Pinterest and on other sites on web for table numbers.  One of the easiest and cheapest way I found was from using Ikea frames. I bought Ikea frames for $.99 each and scrapbook papers that I had leftover for my wedding invitations. I cut out numbers from black papers and glued them onto the scrapbook paper. Voila.…

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Tree Guestbook

Time flies. I just got married a week ago and barely got back to from my honeymoon. Time for a second receptions with family and relatives. For my first wedding/reception, I had a globe for guest to sign in. I like doing things that are practical. The globe is displayed in my office and not tucked in a box somewhere…

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Better Than Flowers

Who said money doesn’t grow on trees. Well, look what I got here for Valentine’s day? It’s better than flowers. Flowers will just wilt away unless you dry it, but who wants to keep it for eternity. Sometimes, my husband surprises me with how talented he can be. How does he come up with these crazy, creative ideas? Is he…

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