My New Hobby

Hello, lovelies. I hope as school starts back and everyone is getting in the swing of things, everyone is having a good beginning to a new school year. Personally, I love my job and couldn’t be happier. During my moments of down time (few and far in between), I’ve picked up a new hobby. SoRead more

What’s Been Going On!?

Hello, lovelies! Summer is coming to a close, but the next part of my life is just now beginning. <3 I might have mentioned that recently I have gotten a new teaching job, got engaged, but to add to the mix I thought, “Hey, wouldn’t it be fun if I got a new apartment andRead more

Pokemon Inspired Phone Cozy

Hello, lovelies! If you are reading this blog, then you have to have some access to the Internet. If you have any access at all to the Internet, you know the new sensation sweeping the nation: Pokemon Go. Although the app has received a lot of criticism, I think it warrants more praise than insults.Read more

D I Y Flower Crown Tutorial

Hello, lovelies! Long time no craft! It’s been a week since I’ve been online to share my latest project. I’m not sure about you guys, but I have noticed a come back of flower power…not that I was alive in its first reign in the 60’s. Regardless, I am totally down for this neo-hippie styleRead more

Homemade Heating Pad (With Essential Oil)

Hello, lovelies! Finally I am sharing another project. It may seem like I’ve not had much on my hands lately, but no worries, I’m about to show all the crafts I’ve been working on in the upcoming weeks. This project has become my new obsession. They make for great gifts, and have given me the bestRead more

Instagram Weekly Round Up

Hello lovelies! What a week! Between Mother’s Day, two of my best friends getting engaged, and going fishing with 70 sixth graders, my week has been fun and action packed. If you don’t already follow me on Instagram, here’s what you missed this week on @brandi.amanda.blog •Sunday• Happy Mother’s Day to the mom that hasRead more

Cute & Easy Camera Strap D I Y

Hello lovelies! A few weeks ago, I shared that I had invested in a Nikon D3300 camera. Since this buy, I have been so happy with the camera. I find myself carrying it everywhere, ready to snap a picture whenever I see the opportunity. From taking pictures at school, to shameless pictures of myself (thanks toRead more

My 4 Favorite Star Wars Crochet Patterns

May the Fourth be with you! In honor of Star Wars Day, I thought I would share my favorite Star Wars crochet patterns! This hat, from www.Stitch11.com is so fun and considerably easy to make. This was one of the only adult Yoda patterns I have found. Click here for the pattern!    Although IRead more

5 Reasons Why I Blog, Although No One Reads It

Blogging is a huge part of my life, especially considering I have a total of 12 followers. I find myself brainstorming, reflecting on, and preparing blog posts every day. When I share with people that I blog for fun, many of them imagine famous bloggers, such as Hello Giggles or A Beautiful Mess. A questionRead more