Friday Finds: The 10 Best Books With Strong Female Characters

Top Ten Books With Strong Female Characters

Thank you Skinnyscoop for sponsoring today’s Friday Finds! Today I’m bringing you a collection of my personal favorites in honor of Women’s History Month. This is my personal top ten list of books with strong female characters.  I LOVE to read.  A lot of you know, I also write fiction.  Bad fiction, but hey, it’s… Continue Reading…

Beaded Linen Twine Bookmark

Beaded Linen Bookmark at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s project is a fun and simple one, especially if you have a few odd beads or special beads you’ve been looking for something to do with.  I recently picked up some antique Arabic prayer beads at Happy Mango Beads that I have been trying to decide how to use, and I had an idea… Continue Reading…

Book Page & Tissue Flowers

Book Page & Tissue Flowers

I’ve been in a bit of a funk lately.  Part of it is that winter seems never-ending, part of it is that we’ve been awfully busy with home improvement (read: not crafty) stuff, and the last bit of it is that I really think being pregnant robs me of some of my creative juices.  I’m… Continue Reading…

Book Page Magnet Sets

Harry Potter Glass Tile Magnets

A lot of you regular readers know that every November, I volunteer heading up my local writers’ group.  We decided this year that we would hold a silent auction fundraiser for NaNoWriMo, and I made a couple sets of book page magnets for my book-addicted friends!  If you have book-fans on your Christmas list this… Continue Reading…

Calling All Book Lovers!

Calling All Book Lovers!

Two of my good blog-friends Kadie from SevenAlive and Jenny from Jessie Street Designs have teamed up for a summer reading link party called Ready, Set, Read! I really want to play along… but as the working parent of a mobile toddler and wife to a husband who works an opposite shift (leaving us both… Continue Reading…