Wednesday, May 14, 2014

THE DIRT: Brown Paper Seedling Pots {tomato plants}

Brown Paper  Seedling Pots via homework | carolynshomework.com This year I planted tomato seeds instead of buying mature plants. I was so surprised how many seedlings I got. So many in fact, I needed to thin them out and I didn’t have the heart to throw away the smaller plants.



Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Creative Party [154]

FROM MY ARCHIVES :  Flip Flop Refashion


Hello. Hello. I’m so happy that you’re here. It’s Tuesday, so it’s time for The Inspiration Board creative party. If you’re new here, every Tuesday I host a creative party where you can add your projects for everyone to see. On Friday, I post features in the Spotlight. Old or new, I’m so grateful that you stopped by.

So here we go… link up your projects and inspire us. Oh, and don’t forget, if you’re new to homework, leave me a comment and let me know. I love meeting new friends and visiting new sites.

Monday, May 12, 2014

BE INSPIRED: Red Balloons for Ryan


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Artwork courtesy of Craftberry Bush

Yesterday was Mother’s Day. I was one of the lucky ones celebrating being a mother and celebrating with my mother. For those who have lost loved ones, it can be a cruel day.

Friday, May 9, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Creative Party Spotlight ~153~

Happy Friday everyone. I hope you had a wonderful week, filled with pretty things and peaceful moments. If your week was busy and peaceful moments were far and few between, I hope the weekend brings rest and relaxation. Thank you so much to everyone that stopped by this week and left comments. I huge thank you to those of you who shared projects on The Inspiration Board. If you didn’t get a chance to visit this week, here is what I shared.





Now for the projects in the spotlight this week.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

BLOOM: Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas  via homeework | carolynshomework.com  Every now and then, when I go to the market, I treat myself to something pretty. Like a bunch of flowers or some potted plants. This past week, I spied these 4 inch pots of Hydrangeas and I couldn’t resist.


Wednesday, May 7, 2014

CELEBRATIONS: Creative Graduation Ideas

Creative Graduation Inspiration  Round Up via homework | carolynshomework.com Do you have a graduate in your house this year? I do. I can’t believe it but my spirited little guy is graduating from high school. I’m not sure if we’re throwing a party or not. We might just go low key with a small gathering but I’ve been checking out all kinds of graduation inspiration and thought I’d share some of the fun things I found.


Tuesday, May 6, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Creative Party [153]

FROM MY ARCHIVESRed Bandana Party Favors

Welcome to The Inspiration Board creative party. I’m so happy you stopped by and I hope you have time to stay for a bit and go through some of the amazing links. If you have to link and run – I hope you get a chance to come back and visit soon.

If you’re new here, every Tuesday I host a creative party where you can add your projects for everyone to see. On Friday, I post features in the Spotlight. Old or new, I’m so grateful that you stopped by.

So here we go… link up your projects and inspire us. Oh, and don’t forget, if you’re new to homework, leave me a comment and let me know. I love meeting new friends.

Friday, May 2, 2014

INKLING: National Scrapbook Day Blog Hop & Giveaway

Mother's Day Cake Flags via homework | carolynshomework.comUh oh… guess what day it is? It’s National Scrapbook Day. Did you know? I didn’t either but luckily I’m part of the Lifestyle Crafts Studio Design Team and they keep me up to date on all these things. Once I found out, I couldn’t wait to celebrate and what better way then participating in a blog hop.


The Inspiration Board: creative party spotlight ~152~

Hello everyone and happy Friday! We made it though another week of crafty fun, creativity and in my neck of the woods scorching hot weather. Somebody flipped a switch and we sizzled here in Southern California. I hope you had a great week and are heading into a fantastic weekend. If you didn’t get a chance to stop by, here’s what I shared here at homework.

Projects from homework
Carrot & Banana Homemade Dog Biscuits  |  Make Your Mark Book Review  |  Canvas Prints on Burlap  |  Mother’s Day Cake Flags



Thursday, May 1, 2014

ETCETERAS: Fabric Prints on Burlap Canvas

Fabric Prints on Burlap Canvas via homework | carolynshomework.com  These burlap canvases are very popular right now. You can get them at your local craft store and they come in a variety of sizes. I got mine at Michaels and have been trying to figure out how I wanted to use them.