Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend: inspiration and fun links - Jennadesigns

This week pretty much sucked as I was still recovering from surgery and got sick on top of it. So far, the highlight of the week was celebrating Ella’s second birthday yesterday, though I felt mostly miserable thru it. I can’t wait to feel better and get some more studio shots of her … I have some really cute outfits and headbands I want to …

Happy Birthday to Ella – the Big Two!

A look into the personality of my lovely little two-year-old - Jennadesigns

I almost can’t believe it – my baby girl turns two today. The time has gone so fast. It seems like just yesterday we were bringing her home from the hospital and now she’s this amazing, unique real little person with an amazing personality. I almost feel like my words cannot do justice to what a beautiful little person she is. She is absolutely amazing …

Showcasing children’s artwork – 16×20-inch poster template & directions

Showcasing children's artwork - 16x20-inch poster template & directions (Photoshop)

As any parent knows, children have a way of creating lots of art work in a short amount of time, starting from the time they’re a toddler and continuing well throughout elementary school. Realistically, it’s not possible to save every work of art. But that doesn’t mean you have to get rid of it altogether. I’ve come up with a beautiful way to showcase your …

Top 12 Tips for Nose Surgery Recovery

So, you're about to go under the knife to repair your nose. What should you expect for your nose surgery recovery? I'm here to tell you!

So, you’re about to go under the knife to repair your nose due to injury or because you’re simply not happy with how it looks. What should you expect from your nose surgery recovery? I’m here to tell you! A couple weeks ago, I fell and fractured my nose. A head CT showed my nasal bones were aligned and I didn’t need it reset. About …

Something for the Weekend

I have had is plenty of time to browse online this week and organize my home while I recovered. Here's what's been catching my eye and what I've been up to:

This past Wednesday I underwent nasal fracture surgery to fix my broken nose. I’m a few days into my recovery and feeling better already. I’ve got a blog post on recovering from nasal surgery all ready for early next week with all my tips and tricks to make it a little easier should you be so lucky to suffer through a similar experience. My new …

How to spring clean your blog and social media sites

Now is also a great time to spring clean your blog and social media sites! I just did this last night and it felt great! Keep reading and I'll explain how.

It’s officially spring time in Wisconsin – that time of year where it’s starting to (finally) get warm out, plants are starting to come back and you can open the windows and fresh air in the house. I love this time of year! I’m looking forward to giving my home a good spring cleaning in the coming weeks. Now is also a great time to …

Full Pink Moon in Libra spread – The Lumina Tarot

Last night was a full moon - the Pink Moon in Libra. Of course, I had to pull a spread from my favorite tarot deck, the Lumina Tarot. I was curious what the cards held for me this lunar cycle. I also had a beautiful bouquet of pink roses that were just past their prime ... perfect for including in this reading.

Last night was a full moon – the Pink Moon in Libra. Of course, I had to pull a spread from my favorite tarot deck, the Lumina Tarot. I was curious what the cards held for me this lunar cycle. I also had a beautiful bouquet of pink roses that were just past their prime … perfect for including in this reading along with my …

Book Review: Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life

This last week I read Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life by Glennon Doyle Melton. What can I say? I loved this book. I felt like it really spoke to me in so many ways and on so many levels.

Sometimes at work, depending on census, we have some down time. I usually bring along my Kindle so I can do a little reading if the situation allows. This last week I read Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life by Glennon Doyle Melton. You might recognize her name from her very popular Love Warrior novel, which I had actually read …

Something for the weekend

  Check out my lovely mini business cards from Moo – aren’t they great? I ordered a set of 100, each with a different image from past blog posts on them. The back side contains my website information and links to my social media accounts. Not exactly sure what I’m going to do with them, but I had a $15 off coupon, so they only …

The ultimate kid arts and crafts supply list

My daughter Hannah turned 8 years old last month. For her birthday, I assembled the ultimate arts and crafts kit for her which will hopefully inspire hours of creative fun. She is always asking to use my art supplies and loves making art with me, so I thought it would be perfect if she had her own art stash she could keep in her room.

My daughter Hannah turned 8 years old last month. For her birthday, I assembled the ultimate arts and crafts kit for her which will hopefully inspire hours of creative fun. She is always asking to use my art supplies and loves making art with me, so I thought it would be perfect if she had her own art stash she could keep in her room. …