Sippy Cup Leash {Day 11 of 31 Days}

I have a kid who throws. He also has started having tantrums and hitting. Ah, the joys of toddlerhood have arrived. One of the things that he likes to throw is his sippy cup. And let me tell you Monkey can really throw far! This is a problem when the Monkey is eating in his high chair, but it is particularly problematic when we are going somewhere and he is riding in his stroller. In fact, the other day while waiting in the DMV, the Monkey sent his sippy cup across the room, where it landed on a very dirty floor. Enter the sippy cup leash, and there are lots of varieties of them out there. Just do a quick Pinterest search! I made one with bias tape I already had an a package of sew in snaps. That’s it!

Fan Charm Bracelet Tutorial {Summer Swim League Swag}

I was lucky enough to be able to have a guest post over at Alderberry Hill a couple of weeks ago! I’m just starting to get my feet wet with jewelry making, but I’ve always loved charms and beads. When I was a little girl, my mother had this beautiful silver charm bracelet that she got on her sixteenth birthday, and I loved to take it out of her jewelry box and admire it. I always wanted one just like hers, but never had one. However, this summer is my chance! I made my own charm bracelet!

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