It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care... okay, tbh, they were hung before Thanksgiving. We had so much fun decorating for our first Christmas in our new home! I absolutely love our fireplace! All of our decorations are inexpensive and most were DIY projects you can easily re-create at home. Of course, most [...]

DIY: Cork and Mason Jar Projects

DIY: Cork and Mason Jar Projects

If you've checked out my Instagram @ivinealot , it's no secret that I'm a wine lover. All kinds, I don't discriminate. So, 'what does someone who loves wine as much as myself do with all of those corks' you ask? For the longest time, I wasn't even saving them. In the past, I have saved [...]

Thoughtful Gifting

Thoughtful Gifting

Maybe this is just a Virgo thing, but If you’re like me, you enjoy finding the perfect gift for each individual on your list. Personally, I value the thought behind a gift that I receive more than I value something tangible. Likewise, this is my approach when giving gifts. I don’t like to give anyone [...]

Cricut: Birthday Gift Edition

Cricut: Birthday Gift Edition

My love for crafting has turned into an OBSESSION. If you don’t have a Cricut, I highly recommend you get one! At first I thought the endless possibilities were completely overwhelming, but as I keep practicing new techniques- those overwhelming projects have seemed easier to create! The OCD in me LOVES the precision of the [...]

DIY Faux Leather Earrings

DIY Faux Leather Earrings

I recently began to explore the other settings my Cricut Explore Air 2 has to offer. Lately, I have been “DIY-ing” up a storm with the adhesive and heat transfer vinyl projects I’ve completed. When I was gifted my Cricut, it came with a sample pack of faux leather, and to be honest, when I [...]

Cricut: “How- to” Adhesive Vinyl

Cricut: “How- to” Adhesive Vinyl

You'll find on this blog, my hobbies are all over the place. I love travel and wine and books and crafting and so much more. For the most part, wine is the main content- but there's just so many things I'm passionate about and would like to share! One thing I love to make time [...]

Mastering Heat Transfer Vinyl

Mastering Heat Transfer Vinyl

I recently received a Cricut Explore Air 2 for Christmas and OMG am I overwhelmed with project ideas! Seriously, the possibilities are endless! I've planned so many ideas for gifts in the future - wine glasses, coffee mugs, t- shirts and tank tops... One of the things I love about the Cricut machine is how [...]