Planning

Printable January Calendar & Meal Planning Ideas

Printable January Calendar & Meal Planning Ideas

Here is your free printable calendar with January holidays for download. It includes some of the fun Holidays that I think are related to the craft nerd life, as well as any major Holidays this month. In addition, I will share up to eight ideas […]

How to Plan a Simple Handmade Christmas

How to Plan a Simple Handmade Christmas

I’ve always loved Christmas, and once I had my son I went into overdrive, wanting to do all the things to make it magical for him. But I would end up being overwhelmed, and frustrated, especially when I didn;t have a full control to realise […]

Want, Need, Wear, Read | Free Christmas Wishlist

Want, Need, Wear, Read | Free Christmas Wishlist

What are your kids wishing for this year? Over the last few years I have seen the concept of gifting in four different categories as a way to simplify gift giving, as well as ensure that kids aren’t inundated  with lots of random stuff. I’m […]

Tuesday Tip | Plan & Focus

Tuesday Tip | Plan & Focus

It’s the Holiday silly season, which means you’re probably very tempted to do all the things! Your inbox and social media feeds are full of many exciting classes, craft alongs and more. Trust me, I know how it is. Over the weekend I had to […]

Tuesday Tip | Which Paper is Best For Printing? + A Giveaway

Tuesday Tip | Which Paper is Best For Printing? + A Giveaway

Over my years of printing various printables it became clear that the paper used made a definite difference in the look and feel of the finished cards.  So I decided to take a closer look and compare the print quality of three different kinds of […]

Tuesday Tip | Re-sizing Journal Cards for Planners

Tuesday Tip | Re-sizing Journal Cards for Planners

Aren’t those cards great? Can you tell that they are tiny journal cards? I like using my 3 x 4 and 4  x6 journal cards in my planner, but sometimes they are just too big. So I decided to try playing with my printer to […]

Hey Crafterbrains! Hold Me Accountable

Hey Crafterbrains! Hold Me Accountable

Yesterday I showed you my plan for finishing some one-off projects. I mentioned that I also had some ongoing projects as well. These four yarn projects are what I am working on this month. Three of them I plan to finish by February 28th, The […]

Plan the Work, Work the Plan

Plan the Work, Work the Plan

Today I took a look at my project list for the month and freaked a little. I have a bit of backlog from January, because I was slow to get going last month, so February is chock full. I usually don’t do a separate planning […]

Get Clear and Set Goals

Get Clear and Set Goals

Similar to the rest of my life I like to set goals for my crafting every year. I have found that it really helps me to stay on track making the things I really want to make, and not get too distracted by shiny objects. […]

A Walk Through My Mindful Christmas Planner

A Walk Through My Mindful Christmas Planner

Hello creative lady! Today I want to take you on a tour of my Mindful Christmas Planner. For the last few years I have been making sure to really plan out our Holiday festivities, and instead of just wishing for things to happen, I have […]