hello! I’m Amy Christie & I am a maker.

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this heart of mine is a place for
inspiring DIYs,
kids crafts, recipes for good food
& stories about real life.
let’s make something.


here’s our latest posts!

Changing Things Up – Selling LulaRoe

Hello, old friends. It’s been a while. Time keeps marching on, changing as it does.…

Bacon-Wrapped Tater Tots….Because Yum

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Kraft Heinz. The opinions…

Paper Leaf Sculptures – #100dayproject

I owe some big updates. I know. I’m starting with a #100dayproject I started because,…

A Celiac Diagnosis Means Gluten Free Eating

We are starting a new adventure this year: gluten free cooking, baking and eating. After…

Seeing the New Year

Hello! Is it too late to say happy new year? Haha! I know. It’s been…

Martha Stewart's Vegetable | this heart of mine

Martha Stewart’s Vegetables

The winter is hardest vegetable season for me. It’s colder and darker and the sparkle (and…

Keeping Warm with Pure Leaf | this heart of mine

Keeping Warm with Pure Leaf

This post is sponsored by Mirum Shopper As far back as I can remember, which right…

Hanging Succulent Frame | this heart of mine

Succulent Wreath

Succulents are a favorite of mine. Right now, our houses and homes are decked out…

DIY: Paper Bottle Brush Trees with Design Mom | this heart of mine

Paper Bottle Brush Trees

O paper bottle brush tree, O paper bottle brush tree, how lovely are thy layers…

Snowy Mugs

I wrote this last year and shared it on The Holiday Collective. I’m bringing it…

Alphabet Magnets | this heart of mine

Alphabet Magnets

Despite the infrequent posts here, I am still making! It’s my thing. :) When I…

Spread the Word #T1DLooksLikeMe

When life sent us on an unforeseeable journey, we had to decide how to respond. For us…