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My Zine Making Tools

My Zine Making Tools

I am now five weeks into The 100 Day Project and it is going swimmingly! (You can follow along every day on Instagram). Because I am making a zine a day, I am keeping things as simple as possible and that includes my tools. One […]

April is Full of Creativity.

April is Full of Creativity.

It must be the improving weather (although quite frankly it is not as nice as I would like it to be!), but it’s getting all kinds of creative in the OCB studio this month. It also helps that I have two weeks vacation! Here’s what’s […]

Week 12 in My Bullet Journal

Week 12 in My Bullet Journal

Since January I’ve been using a weekly layout that I love. It’s the perfect combination of weekly and daily, and it takes me about 10 minutes to get it set up. If I add doodling it’s another 5 minutes or so, which is still very […]

Let’s Get Crafty With It

Let’s Get Crafty With It

It’s March, the weather is improving, I have daffodils on my desk, and I am getting into a good groove with my arts and crafts projects. My word for 2018 is make, and I’m doing my best to make that a reality. This month I […]

How I Use My Bullet Journal to Keep on Top of My Craft Projects

How I Use My Bullet Journal to Keep on Top of My Craft Projects

Since completing my 5 Days to Get Clear and Get Crafting class along with an enthusiastic bunch of crafters, I have been on a bit of a roll with getting projects done, or set up for the future. My main way of keeping track is my […]

5 Steps to Get Clear and Get Crafting

5 Steps to Get Clear and Get Crafting

I totally missed Clear off Your Desk Day this year because I was sick with the flu. And since being better, I hit the ground running with work, and home and everything else I have going on, so stuff has just been piling up around […]

Four Free Printables for Valentine’s Day

Four Free Printables for Valentine’s Day

While I prefer to celebrate Book Giving Day on February 14th, I can’t help but love all the Valentine’s Day stuff too! So here are four free printables I am sharing so you can share the love! Print out this free Valentine’s Day card, and […]

Easy Customised Mugs for Valentine’s Day | Real Life Crafting

Easy Customised Mugs for Valentine’s Day | Real Life Crafting

  I’ve been pinning ideas for customising mugs for a while, but have yet to try out the Sharpie and porcelain pen baking tutorials. There are some things I just can’t seem to find the time for. As I was brainstorming ideas one day, I […]

I Did a Bunch of Creative Challenges in 2017 and Loved Them!

I Did a Bunch of Creative Challenges in 2017 and Loved Them!

Oh how I love doing creative challenges! They help to keep me more consistent with my daily creativity. And they also help to keep me connected with the online creative community, since it’s so easy now to interact with other like minded souls. Last year […]

Freebie Friday | Printable Valentine’s Day Treat Toppers

Freebie Friday | Printable Valentine’s Day Treat Toppers

Get ahead this year and start planning your Valentine’s Day treats today. These treat bag toppers are easy to print, cut and assemble, just make sure you’ve got some small treat bags, a stapler, and of course, treats! I’m showing candy, but you can use […]