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!

Pears Wrapped in Pastry |this heart of mine

Pears Wrapped in Pastry

Our weather has been a bit fall-like this week. Cool days, cooler nights. With school starting…

Homemade Fruit Juice Gummies! | this heart of mine

Make Fruit Juice Gummies at Home

This post was sponsored by Juicy Juice® through their partnership with POPSUGAR. Whenever I can,…

Make Your Own Vanilla Sugar | this heart of mine

How to Make Vanilla Sugar

I don’t want to oversell it but this vanilla sugar one of most delicious things…

Homemade Strawberry & Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast | this heart of mine

Stuffed French Toast: Strawberry & Cream Cheese

I’ve been wanting to make stuffed French toast ever since my mom described a breakfast…

The Other Brilliant | this heart of mine

The Other Brilliant: Bold. Brilliant. Beautiful. You.

As it turns out, I’ve already written about being brilliant. Unfortunately, I realized this after writing…

Summer, Reinvigorated with Glade® | this heart of mine

Summer, Reinvigorated with Glade®

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions, as always,…

Easy Pillow Beds | this heart of mine

Make a Pillow Bed for Lazy Summer Days

We are in the last month of summer. I know. I’m already mourning its end.…

July Link Love | this heart of mine

July Link Love

Whew. We made it to Friday. Just barely. It’s been a week. A mix of good…

Mini Book of Names & Faces | this heart of mine

A Mini Book with Pinhole Press

This post is sponsored by Pinhole Press During my quasi break, we finished giving our…

Fruit Pizza Sandwich Cookies | this heart of mine

Fruit Pizza Sandwich Cookies

I’m on a bit of a sandwich cookie bender. Shortbread with dulce de leche, whoopie…

Getting the Drop on Bleach | this heart of mine

Getting the Drop on Bleach

This site has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions, as always,…

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An About Page Refresh + Carpé Season Photography

One more thing off the to-do list: update the about page for this heart of…