DIY Driftwood Mirror

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When I think of summer I think of the beach, the sand, laughter, bbqs, bright colors and lots of driftwood. Yes driftwood. Growing up, I spent most of my summers up at my grandparent’s beach cabin and our days were spent collecting treasures on the beach. We always find tons of driftwood, shells, rocks and […]

Top 10 Tuesday: Beach Inspired Crafts

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It’s summer time which means many of you are vacationing at lake houses, beach cabins, or even camping near the ocean! Most of my childhood summers were spent up at my grandparent’s beach cabin and now my little family and I try to get up at least a few times each summer. There is nothing […]

New Seashell Artwork at the Beach Cabin


Happy Friday Everyone! If you’ve been around since the beginning, you might remember the post I did on all our family artwork at my grandparent’s beach cabin. I recently spent a week up at the cabin with Baby E and I was pleasantly surprised to find that my aunt had created a new piece of […]

Beach Themed Money Tree


Who says money doesn’t grow on trees? Last weekend we celebrated the wedding of my cousin and her new hubby. They tied the knot in Reno a few months ago and then threw a small reception/party for close friends and family back home in Washington. The happy couple already had everything they needed so we […]

Crabbing 101


I mentioned here that Baby E and I spent last week at my grandparent’s beach cabin. We had a blast and the food wasn’t too bad either. We are very lucky that the cabin sits right on the water so we have unlimited beach access, not to mention an endless supply of fresh seafood all […]

Drfitwood Art

How can you beat waking up to this view?!

This week the Mr. was away on a business trip so Baby E and I decided to head over to my grandparent’s beach cabin and spend some time with my family. The cabin is located on Whidbey Island, which is a part of the San Juan Islands in Washington. It’s only 2 hours away from […]