DIY Colorful Polish Chandelier

A pack of yarn and beads can go a long way. Case in point,  this DIY Polish chandelier! We thought it would be perfect for the Googly Gooeys studio and pretty much anywhere that needs a pop of color! Of course, you can always swap the palette based on your...

Free Printable: Drawing Dinosaurs and Unicorns + Coloring Worksheet

Dinosaurs or unicorns? If you could name one, what would you call it? We partnered up again with NIDO 3+ to bring you another set of drawing and colouring worksheets! (Click here for our Free Printable: Drawing Animals and Coloring Worksheets.) Feel free to...

Cricut Project: DIY Dia De Muertos Loot Bag

What's a fun project you can't help but look back on over and over again? For us, it's definitely these Dia de los Muertos/Coco-inspired candy papercut loot bags! These were meant to hold sweet treats for the kids so we made sure they were both sturdy and cute....

Free Printable: Crayon Sleeve Filipino Colors

What's your favorite hue? Since the quarantine, we've been preparing Riley for possible homeschooling (and we are for the moment) and one time we thought we'd change up the sleeves/labels of his crayons from English to Filipino. It's always fun and interesting to...

Cricut Project: DIY Iron-on Decal Tote Bag

Don't you love a good DIY project that lets you customize just about anything? We've got quite a few reusable fabric bags around and we thought it would be fun to jazz them up a bit! Here's a fun activity you can do at home with some iron-on (heat transfer) sheets, a...

Cricut Project: DIY Felt Cutouts on Canvas Pillows

We've been told that one of the more affordable and easier ways to spice up a space is through pillows! They're fairly DIY-able and affordable. Plus, we wanted to take our Cricut Maker and its Cricut Rotary Blade for a spin! Today, we're sharing how you can decorate...

Cricut Basics: Blades, Mats and Machine Differences

We've been using the Cricut Explore Air 2 and Maker to turn our ideas into bigger projects. It's been a fun experience and we definitely learned a lot! Spoiler alert: It's not as difficult as it looks and we were pretty surprised how user-friendly the machines, tools...

Free Printable: Drawing Animals and Coloring Worksheet

Which of your crayons and pencils are the shortest aka your favourite ones to use? Ours is definitely teal! We partnered up with NIDO 3+ to bring you these drawing and colouring worksheets! Feel free to download and print them. (For personal use only. Not for...

Fitting In as an Artist

All my life I never really fitted in. “For an artist, to be normal is a disaster.” - Joans Mekas I wish someone showed this quote to me when I was 13 which would have probably saved me so many years of singing “who is that girl I see, staring straight back at me."...

Free Printable: Philippine Play Money

Have you enjoyed playing pretend "sari-sari" store as a kid? Did you also have this uncontrollable curiosity and longing to have your own cash register and bar code reader? Or was that just us? *giggles* Riley aka our 4-year old "bossing" has been enjoying his...
Fitting In as an Artist

Fitting In as an Artist

All my life I never really fitted in. “For an artist, to be normal is a disaster.” - Joans Mekas I...

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Amsterdam in 48 Hours

Amsterdam in 48 Hours

Wahh! It's been more than a year since we've been to Amsterdam.  I always felt guilty about not...