Print + Cut Stickers

Hello, lovelies! It’s no secret that I love my Silhouette Cameo. I practically use it on the daily to make decals, decorate accessories, and make T-shirts. Today I’m talking about one feature I don’t take advantage of enough: print and cut! I have a confession: in the world of crafting, I love stickers! Then again,Read more

Stocking Hanger

Hello, lovelies! Just because our apartment doesn’t have a fireplace, doesn’t mean I didn’t hang our stockings with care. When without, get creative! Using stain, chalk paint, and my Silhouette Cameo, this year I made an official place for my small family’s Christmas stocking, and I’m calling it our stocking hanger. Original, I know. IRead more

My Evening with Dracula

Hello, lovelies! Don’t you just love this time of year? The weather is cool (yay sweaters and boots!), the leaves are changing, and anything can be pumpkin. One thing that I love about this season is the traditions that I have developed for the season. Family traditions are extremely important, so important that as aRead more

What I Wish I Knew Before Getting a Doodle

Hello, lovelies! Take is Brady’s “gotcha” anniversary! A year ago today, my friend, Rachel, and I drove 10 hours round way to pick our little bundle of fur and attitude. Readers of Blessed and a Mess and Brandi Amanda, have followed my journey since the day I got him. The time in my life IRead more

An Introduction to the Vlog

Hello, lovelies! Long time no see! Previewing what is to come next with Brandi Amanda, I thought I would officially announce my next effort with Brandi Amanda. Although with work and moving (again) time to write has been a little tight, the wheels are always turning! In addition to writing posts, you will notice theRead more

Craft Round Up

Hello, lovelies! I hope all is well, and everyone had a fun, safe Labor Day weekend. I would also like to take a moment to remember yesterday, a historic date in American history. I would like to thank all of the heroes that stepped up for our country, and remember those that were fallen. IRead more

Moving Tips for Beginners

Hello, lovelies! I have mentioned before, my time recently has involved a lot of getting ready for school to begin (I’m so excited!), and wedding planning. Right in the middle of all of these big changes in my life, for some reason I got a wild hair idea that I thought it would be aRead more