Bloggiversary; Birthday


Where Scrappy Gets Crafty – Pt 1

When I first started blogging (a year ago yesterday!?!) I featured my home office space and mentioned that I had plans for my cork board. Remember how it looked back then? Yeah, well it sat that way until Monday of this week when I decided enough was enough. Here’s the before – cluttered, messy, only barely functional:Well, that’s all over now! I hinted a couple of months ago that I was working on a fun and exciting project. Well, I can’t keep it to myself anymore. I’ve revamped my side of the office as my very own crafting studio! We use The Hubs desk for home office stuff and my side of things is all for me to create and craft! While it’s not completely finished, I couldn’t wait to show you the positive change in that area of the space. Here’s the cork board today:Sorry for the nighttime shot. It was…

Happy Birthday to Me!

Hello All! Today is my 32nd birthday! I’m going to be off celebrating today with a friend and a very adorable younger man (her 2 month old) ;).Graphic from The Graphics FairyBut my birthday isn’t the only exciting thing happening here at The Scrappy Housewife! Would you believe it? Next month is the 1 year bloggiversary for my lil’ ol’ blog here and I. Want. YOU! I would love, love, LOVE it if I could have some of you guest blog that week. If you would be interested in guest blogging and promoting your blog here that week, please email me at thescrappyhousewife(at)gmail(dot)comI would love blog posts that reflect things we discuss here regularly:1. DIY2. Crafting3. Food/Kitchen (tips and recipes)4. Organizing5. ScrapbookingI’ll be back later with an update on the Homemakers Challenge and how the crochet is going…(oy crochet!)