Easy Rainy Day Fun with the Kids- Magic Paper Art

Magic Paper Art Saw this on Facebook and wanted the grand-kids to give it a try.  Watch the video for our version of Magic Paper adapted from the Facebook post by BabyFirstTV Here is the link to their page   BabyFirstTV   Try this with your kids or grand-kids and would love to see your creations!! …

Rafting in the Smokies

If you are ever in the Smoky Mountains and find yourself in Hartford, Tennessee you have got to go whitewater rafting.  I highly recommend the rafting company, "Rafting in the Smokies!" The guides are professional, experienced and friendly. Our guide, Coleman, was a lot of fun.  He grew up in the area and knows the …

Found Object Jewelry- Wrap Bracelet

Love finding objects and turning them into wearable art. The key word here is "found" as in not bought but found elements.  For this found object project I literally was walking down the gravel driveway at the Gingerbread House in Gatlinburg Tennessee and found a piece of wire just laying there in the middle of …

Hardware Charm Bracelets

  I love hardware jewelry!  I am always looking for objects to transform into wearable art! During a recent trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee my husband needed to pick up some supplies from the local hardware store. So,of course, I was more than happy to accompany him......ideas for hardware jewelry bounced around in my head! I …