Pinspiration No. 2

Pinspiration No. 2

My second Pinspiration: beautifully romantic, vintage style earrings, based on this Pin. I couldn’t find exactly the same ‘ingredients’ – it would have been too expensive to order them from overseas – but I didn’t want to make a 1:1 copy anyway. Here you can see my two color combos: Quite cute, don’t you think?

Join me for a Pinspiration Challenge

Join me for a Pinspiration Challenge

When I looked at my Pinterest statistics the other day it almost knocked my socks off: Close to 1500 pins on 67 boards!
Holy Cow… As most of my pins are creative stuff, the idea was to give all those pinned projects a try. That’s why I’m challenging myself to re-create/-bake/-craft one pin per week this year. Join me for this challenge!

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One Little Word & 12 Tags of 2015

One Little Word & 12 Tags of 2015

One Little Word, or OLW, is a word which you choose to be your “companion” for one year. The idea comes from Ali Edwards, and during the past years, it grew to be a wonderful group of creative people who support each other on Facebook. My word for this year is “Forward”. In 2014 I

Happy Birthday, Papa! Mojo Monday 380

Happy Birthday, Papa! Mojo Monday 380

Yesterday was my Dad’s birthday, so the current Mojo Monday sketch came at the perfect time. As a little eye-catcher I chose one of my vintage images, a sweet cutie There used to be a doggie sitting next to the boy, but I had to cut him off because he didn’t really look good on

Je suis Charlie

Je suis Charlie

It is just sad.

That there are people who use their belief as a justification for suppression or even murder.

Religion is about believing. Sure, there are sacred writings in almost every religion. But do we have to interpret them literally? Of course not.
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Winterish wreath made of old CDs

Winterish wreath made of old CDs

As you might guess from my projects, I love recycling and repurposing, making everyday-stuff into something new. I have a gazillion old CDs which I saved for “the light-bulb moment”, and it came last week*. Why not make a cool wreath? (*this tutorial was first published in 2011) I guess this wreath would look great

Nutella – Creamy Ice Bits

Nutella – Creamy Ice Bits

Merry Christmas, everyone! We spent a wonderful Christmas Eve with our family, including some carol singing and a festive dinner. My selfmade Nutella Ice Bits were such a success that I simply HAVE to share the recipe with you: