DIY Harry Potter Series – Weasley Wheezes Mini Skiving Snackbox

As part of my ongoing ornament exchange with other HP lovers across the world, I decided to make a Mini Skiving Snackbox for a ‘Anything Weasley Themed‘ month.  A very easy DIY made from recyclable materials. Materials A small, open-able square box (I was lucky enough to have a bunch of mini boxes saved from…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Umbridge Cat Plate Coasters

Hello everyone… been a while since I logged on. Hope everyone’s safe during this covid situation. I’ve had a lot of times to start new projects and finish old ones. A recent one that I completed was a Umbridge based DIY. I’ve always thought Dolores Umbridge’s cat decor was unique even though looking at all…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Weasley Wizard Wheezes Easter Eggs

A very quick DIY for passing time during this Covid19 lock-down and a new way of decorating your Christmas tree. With Easter around the corner, there are all kinds of plastic / wood eggs on sale. I purchased a DIY egg kit for a dollar with 5 eggs and paints. These eggs come with attached…

Friendly Friday – Rails

Not really connected to rails or trains in anyway but the pattern on this iron chair reminds me of rails. Took it at Zion while feeding a little sparrow who joined me for breakfast 😛

DIY Harry Potter Series – Happy Birthday Julie Walters (Molly Weasley)

Happy Birthday Julie Walters. She played Molly Weasley in seven of the eight Harry Potter films and also starred in Mary Poppins Returns, which I found out last week when I finally watched the movie. I made a quick little framed ornament of Molly and Arthur to give as part of my Weasley exchange on FB. Seemed like…

Friendly Friday: Odd Couple – Beauty & The Beast

This prompt gave me a wonderful opportunity to share my odd couple, ‘Beauty & The Beast’, after watching both the 1991 and 2017 versions. I loved the movie growing up but now I think about how weird it was to have a prince turn into a beast by a random enchantress and then turn back…

DIY Comic Book Covers for Old Books

I own quite a few frayed, tattered, worn and weathered books (mostly Archie comics). The thin and fragile pages make them very easy to rip while reading and I’ve read them a lot. A lot of these books also have ripped book covers. I decided to make new ones to preserve the inner pages.  What…

New Etsy Store For A New Year

Hello everyone!! I hope your 2020 has started off in a wonderful, positive way 🙂 After a lot of convincing from my friends, I finally opened my Etsy store, focusing mostly on Harry Potter themed Christmas ornaments. There are assorted home decor items and a few other show / book franchise items on there. I…