Rainbow Connection {wall art}

Despite the hectic schedules and marathon of events, I’ve been inspired lately. In my daily commute, I always find myself thinking of words, images and what to do with them. Just last night, before sleeping, I got inspired from one of my favorite songs, Rainbow Connection. Oh, how lovely it would be to come up with some wall art, mobiles and other things.
Using the last words of the song, I came up with this simple wall art. 🙂 My first wall art!
How about you? What inspires you these days? 🙂

Our DIY Christmas

”I’m participating in the Spend-Less Holidays: Saving While Savoring the Season Blog Carnival, hosted by The Frugal Fil-Am and Dainty Mom. We’ll be sharing our tips on how to spend less this holiday season, so that we can have a more meaningful Christmas. Please scroll down to the end of the post to see the list of carnival entries.”

Last year was our first Christmas in our new home. That means, new home = moving in expenses + renovations and other unexpected expenses. So naturally, when the holidays rolled in, we really didn’t have that much budget for any Christmas decorations, trimmings and all that jazz. But silly old me Chrissy-mas-tree never wanted to succumb to the no-holiday-cheer atmosphere in our home. Besides, it was Lyndel’s first Christmas (well technically second but last 2010 he was still in an infant so he wasn’t really aware of things yet) and I wanted it to be special for him somehow. [Read more…]